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Software-driven transformations – vision and reality

Large SAP customers are running a variety of process and system landscapes with numerous ERP systems. Transformation and innovation projects, critical for success in todays world, are focused on digitization, new business models and platforms, future IT landscape and SAP applications.

Transformations don’t normally fail due to someone’s lack of vision. The reality is that these types of transformations are complex, and can often be unpredictable, risky, and seem endless. Setting concrete goals that are achievable is indeed complicated. When projects such as this fail, it is most often due to a lack of technical feasibility, functional detail, and the overall lengthy path that’s required to achieve global implementation. From a business perspective, projects may also struggle when the effort, cost, and duration of the project seem to outweigh the overall benefits.

Transformation scenarios

Certain types of transformation are business as usual – occur in high frequency and on several levels: organizations, business processes, structures, IT systems and data. For SAP customers, S/4HANA is on the horizon, and cbs is helping them navigating through these scenarios with that in mind. Whether on-premise or in the cloud, the benefits of combining elements from the scenarios below into your S/4HANA journey are undeniable.

Merger

Consolidating process and system landscapes, merging SAP / ERP systems, fast

Carve-out / Split

Separating enterprise units, business-compliant and on schedule

Restructuring

Reorganizing with continuity in ongoing operations, with more than SAP resources

Harmonization

Unifying accounts and company codes, controlling areas, master data and platforms

Data migration

Migrating and converting data from heterogeneous systems, rapid and secure

S/4HANA

Transforming to S/4HANA by migration, conversion or by ‘selective data transition’ as silver bullet

Testimonials

„Through digital innovation at high pace, we are advancing the vision of the ideal transformation – software-driven for maximum value after shortest possible time, minimal-invasive with near-zero downtime.”

Holger Scheel, Member of the Executive Board

s.m.a.r.t. Enterprise Transformation – Digital innovation at high pace

Transformations are not just technical projects. Successful transformations close the gap between strategic goals and operational solutions for business and IT. cbs provides world-class delivery and ingenious minds with passion for customer-centric, global solutions. We are building on approved best practices from hidden champions, tailored to large enterprises.

With our innovative software, a consistent cost-benefit ratio, reliable methods and verifiable results, we turn transformations into success. The combination of software, consulting and best practice solutions converts data migrations into smart transformations at high pace. Software-driven transformation solutions are the silver bullet to digitization, with efficiency and quality.

ET Enterprise Transformer®

The transformation engine

‘Selective process and data transition’ with the innovative software cbs ET Enterprise Transformer® has no technical limits. Heterogeneous source systems, historical data and SAP processes / applications can be consolidated, converted and migrated in a routine and flexible manner.

The innovative software is essential for cbs transformation-as-a-service and digital migration factory. Minimal-invasive interventions keep the business untainted, relieve the corporate functions and avoid revenue losses. ET can be implemented as a service, as a license or within a partnering model.

End-to-end business solutions – value add in transformation projects

We analyze processes, structures, systems, data and technologies for a 360° target picture and an individual roadmap. We guide large SAP customers through the complete transformation lifecycle. Industrialized project execution accelerates digitization in large corporations. We support during all project and operational phases and are familiar with all system and process landscapes – be it on premise or in the cloud.

Consulting Services

 

Process-oriented and data-driven,
selective S/4HANA transition

Test and simulation, implementation
and continuous improvement

Business Application Management

Project methodology M-cbs

Best Practices

 

ONE finance / New GL

Data lifecycle transformation (master data management)

M&A / carve-out

Business partner transformation

End-to-end transformation software / digital migration factory

Customer Stories

Continental template for 12 countries

Roche Diagnostics establishes continental SAP-template with ERP on HANA in South America.

Metsä Board Streamlines and Harmonizes its Global SAP System

In the course of a strategic reorientation, Finnish fiber paperboard producer Metsä Board (headquarters in Espoo near Helsinki) has implemented a clean-up and harmonization of its business processes and data. With cbs’ support, the company completed a 12-month cLeanERP project with the aim of establishing ONE Landscape; a consistent, globally uniform system landscape.

Successful SAP S/4HANA Pre-Study at MAN Energy Solutions

MAN Energy Solutions, the Augsburg-based supplier of large diesel and turbo engines, would like to achieve a swift transition to a completely new digital future platform based on SAP S/4HANA.

ZF Friedrichshafen Gets a Clear Picture of its S/4HANA Transition

The transition to SAP S/4HANA and the development of a global template represents a major challenge for renowned technology company ZF Friedrichshafen and its heterogeneous ERP landscape.

Global Data Migration at Schaeffler

cbs is helping Schaeffler Group to implement a uniform SAP standard throughout its international locations as part of a global SAP rollout program over several years.

Two Company Codes Become One at ArcelorMittal

The aim of merging the two company codes at its Duisburg plants Hochfeld and Ruhrort was to standardize the company’s face to the outside world. This is also reflected in all forms. Internally, administrative procedures were streamlined and synergies achieved – for example, in purchasing.

Kemira Integrates AkzoNobel Division into the SAP World

The Finnish group Kemira is pursuing the goal of implementing strategic growth plans at global level to affirm its presence in selected markets around the world. The group took an important step in this direction when Kemira’s Pulp & Paper segment, Kemira Oyj, acquired the Paper Chemicals business of the Dutch company AkzoNobel.

Partnerschaften

The strategic partnership with Capgemini complements the collaboration with SAP for new markets and industries. The use of the innovative transformation software enables large SAP customers worldwide to quickly and securely migrate to S/4HANA technology

As a founding member of the ‘S/4HANA® Selective Data Transition Engagement’ expert community, we are pioneering the ‘RISE with SAP’ and S/4HANA Movement program, as a premium partner for large-scale process and system migration.

Your contact

For detailed advice, we are of course also happy to assist you personally. Simply contact us directly:

Benjamin Krischer
Consulting Director