SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP on Type 2 Indirect Access Being a Legitimate Claim?

Executive Summary For years SAP has made several claims around indirect access. In this article, we review the accuracy of these claims.  What SAP Said About on Indirect Access To be clear, when SAP uses the term indirect access, they are not referring to the indirect access that is legitimate but rather to an extension…

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How Accurate Was SAP on S/4HANA’s Go Live Numbers?

Executive Summary For years SAP has made exaggerated proposals about S/4HANA go live numbers. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About SAP S/4HANA’s Go Live Numbers SAP has been exaggerating both the sales of S/4HANA and the go-lives for S/4HANA since S/4HANA was introduced. These exaggerations are released…

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How Accurate Was SAP on SAP Being Finished on Oracle?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that SAP was finished on Oracle. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP or an “SAP Spokesman” Said About SAP Being Finished on Oracle SAP pushed HANA extremely hard to customers most often by making exaggerated claims about HANA. Most of these claims…

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How Accurate Was SAP on Solution Manager as the Project CMS?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that Solution Manager was an effective CMS for SAP Projects. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About Solution Manager as the Project CMS Solution Manager is an application that went through numerous revisions and repositionings since its introduction in 2001. The…

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How Accurate Was SAP on Containing Best Practices?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that its software contained best practices. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About its Software Containing Best Practices Best practices are a consultant-ese statement. Most consulting companies state that they offer their customers the best practices. However, SAP used the term…

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How Accurate Was SAP on Design Thinking Speeding Implementations?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that Design Thinking sped implementation times. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About Design Thinking Speeding Implementations Design Thinking is a creative concept that SAP has adopted or tried to adopt and how uses so liberally that they have diluted much…

SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP About Rapid Deployment Solutions Speeding Implementations?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that that Rapid Deployment Solutions speed implementations. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About Rapid Deployment Solutions Speeding Implementations SAP has been continuously attempting to mitigate the accurate perception that their applications take a long time to implement. SAP ASAP methodology…