The cooperation between Datavard and West Trax is aimed at supporting SAP migration projects from Hana to ITOA. [shutterstock: 753215788, Tero Vesalainen]
Software and consulting company Datavard and SAP system analyst West Trax, have joined forces. Their joint expertise in SAP Hana, S/4, BW/4 Hana and ITOA supports SAP customers in preparing for and implementing migration projects.
Future-oriented companies require solutions for their developed and complex SAP systems to keep up with the pace of digitalization. Many are considering a migration to the in-memory platform Hana. “Synergies of our core competencies will be a major benefit for SAP customers preparing for migration,” explains Gregor Stoeckler, Datavard CEO.
“IT decision-makers lack facts about the health and usage of their SAP systems,” says Diana Bohr, West Trax CTO. With Datavard, we support them in analyzing SAP systems to prepare and run successful migrations”.
The West Trax Maturity Model categorizes developed and complex SAP landscapes by assessing their health and usage, and so prepares them for future demands.
Datavard has developed a roadmap for companies planning a migration to Hana, S/4 or BW/4 – from strategy to planning, and from Hana sizing and testing to the migration of data, already successfully implemented on numerous projects.
“IT decision-makers lack facts about the health and usage of their SAP systems.”
West Trax is an international independent analyst specializing in the objective analysis of SAP system usage and associated levels of value creation. Combining an automated and structured analysis of systems in coordination with a company’s specific goals, reliable facts are established as a secure basis for successful project planning and -implementation.
Another key focus area is identification and monetary valuation of optimization potential in areas of cost, productivity, performance, quality, complexity and future readiness.
Founded in 2003, the privately-owned company is based in Germany and the UK with offices in Austria and Switzerland. Having completed more than 1,500 SAP analyses in 15 different industries, relevant key performance indicators (KPIs) in the West Trax benchmark database offer powerful comparison possibilities.
West Trax analyses provide SAP customers and service vendors with essential facts and information to support successful outcomes for all SAP related projects .West Trax is currently evaluating data from an SAP user survey with 118 participants primarily in management positions which will attest to the strategic importance of SAP Hana and S/4 within companies. West Trax is also well known through the Hana service provider benchmark.