SAP unveils SAP Activate, allows customer to deploy SAP S/4HANA

SAP SE has launched SAP Activate consumption experience to allow customers to deploy SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA (SAP S/4HANA).

SAP Activate enable partners to extend the ready-to-run business processes shipped by SAP and partners can efficiently design and continually update their own custom best practices and co-innovate.

The company said SAP Activate offers ready-to-run digitized business processes optimized for SAP S/4HANA and is embedded in SAP S/4HANA.

Customers can choose the right approach for their business needs, be it a new implementation, integration or migration scenario.

SAP Activate starts with SAP Best Practices packages for any implementation and uses one methodology for any deployment mode cloud, on premise or hybrid.

This apart newly launched SAP Activate enables partners to start fast, build smart and Run Simple while continuously innovating across deployment modes.


SAP Best Practices for SAP S/4HANA provide ready-to-run digitized financial and operational business processes integrated with other cloud solutions, such as SuccessFactors Employee Central or Ariba Network.

Meanwhile Guided configuration supports customers and partners from initial setup all through continuous innovation after go-live.

SAP Activate methodology is the successor of the ASAP methodology and SAP Launch methodologies.

“SAP S/4HANA is the key to digitize your business and drive innovation. SAP Activate makes it fast and simple to get there,” said Michael Kleinemeier, member of the Global Managing Board of SAP SE.

Few days ago, Shoppers Stop announced its collaboration with SAP to provide a seamless and unified shopping experience to customers across its multiple channels including physical stores, Web, Social, TV and Marketplaces.

Last month, SAP released service pack 10 (SPS10) for the SAP HANA platform.

Shilpa Khatri

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