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Friday, February 17, 2017
Friday, February 17, 2017
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration, Networking, Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
ASUG & GyanSys Welcome
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Delta Faucet's S/4 Journey So Far
Session Highlights include: 1. 1511 vs. 1610 Delta's Decision Process 2. Impact of S/4 on 3rd party applications 3. 1511 vs. 1610 Major Functionality Changes 4. 1610 Useful Fiori apps
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
SAP BI 4.2 Pilot Update
This session will explore Eli Lilly's journey on updating their existing SAP Business Systems to BI 4.2. They will cover existing setup, and explain how they tested the BI 4.2 update using a test system to ensure the process was successful. The session will conclude with some of the new features Eli Lilly looks to utilize in the future.
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
HANA in a Heartbeat: Deploying SAP Production Applications in the Cloud
This session will explore how SAP customers have been using cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services to rapidly evaluate and implement SAP on HANA. Featured case studies include: - New SAP implementations running on HANA in the cloud - Migrations of existing SAP applications to the cloud - The use of cloud platforms to perform a pilot upgrades for upgrade impact analysis
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Client Use Case: How to migrate to SAP HANA® on AWS using the automation FlexBridge platform
Executing an efficient and secure SAP HANA® cloud migration can feel complex with a lot of moving parts. Join Protera Technologies CTO Patrick Osterhaus, as he demonstrates how to utilize the power of AWS to successfully and securely migrate your systems to HANA. This presentation will feature how several customers successfully engaged Protera to leverage Protera’s FlexBridge platform to accelerate their migration project, reduce migrations costs by over 50%, minimize downtime to an impressive 3 hours, reduce risk, ensure data integrity, and simplify the overall migration project with only one downtime and one testing cycle.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Transacting Rentals While Maintaining Corporate Visibility of the Equipment
Please join Tad Alper of Clear Software, and Brett George, Business Solutions Manager at Seventy Seven Energy, for their presentation “Transacting Rentals While Maintaining Corporate Visibility of the Equipment.” Fully leveraging technology investments has become an important competitive differentiator as organizations continue to identify key areas for improvement. Those companies that choose the path of intelligent and aggressive process optimization will gain clear advantages. In this informative session, Tad Alper of Clear Software, and Brett George, Business Solutions Manager at Seventy Seven Energy, will highlight the use of cloud based ClearUI® to improve rental contract throughput and increase productivity by 700%. Additionally, the ClearUI® solution provides a foundation to rapidly solve previously intractable business problems across their enterprise.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
The Future of Planning with SAP’s Integrated Business Planning (IBP)
Join JR Kavanagh, head of SAP’s Digital Supply Chain team to understand SAP’s strategy and approach to advanced Planning for your Supply Chain. Integrated Business Planning (IBP) has quickly become the Industry’s fastest growing Supply Chain solution with over 100 new users just in 2016. IBP allows companies to better understand their customers and supply exactly what is needed, all in the most profitable manner. See how Sales & Operations Planning can be streamlined with dynamic collaboration across your organization. Understand how you can improve your forecasting accuracy without adding effort or resources. View how you can structure your Supply plan to maximize your profitability. Experience all this on SAP’s Industry leading HANA Cloud platform, which facilitates superior user adoption, rapid deployment, and amazing scalability and performance. Finally, discuss options to further explore this solution for your Supply Chain and how to rapidly build a business case for IBP.