SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2017

Block your calendar and book your tickets for this year’s SAPPHIRE NOW in Orlando, Florida on May 16-18, 2017.

SAP Digital Business Services will have an even greater presence at the event. Let us show you the best path along your digital transformation.

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At SAPPHIRE NOW the SAP Digital Business Services Campus is the place to start your journey to become a digital enterprise and in leveraging the latest SAP product and technology innovations.

 

Jump-start the innovation process, accelerate time-to-value and simplify. Let us give you a tour of the campus.

innovate.now

with SAP Digital Business Services.

Embark your journey towards becoming a digital enterprise. Find out what it requires to be ready for digitization. Listen to digital use cases, be a part of the Digital Design Zone to discover and unlock your innovation potential and as a starting point to reimagine everything.

Innovation road maps will help you move from vision to reality and take advantage of the digital business framework of SAP. Next, move on to the next area for building the digital enterprise in an accelerated mode.

accelerate.now.

with SAP Digital Business Services

The digital age is about speed. Once the innovation road map is set, it is about its execution. Boost time to value through our pre-packaged offerings, SAP Value Assurance and SAP Model Company. Discover how the innovation road map is implemented using an industrialized infrastructure to provide industry-, business- and IT-expertise, best practices, methodologies and tools at anytime from anywhere.

Take advantage of services for analytics to provide in-the-moment insights. Learn more about Internet of Things and Machine Learning and how we help you co-engineer the solutions of the future.

simplify.now.

with SAP Digital Business Services

Let us demonstrate how we help you in the operations of hybrid landscapes to reduce complexity through optimization, standardization and automation to enable a shifting of resources for embracing innovation consumption to achieve increased value realization.

Discover how the industrialized infrastructure gives access to industry-, business- and IT-expertise, best practices, methodologies and tools for supporting you during operations. Find out how to protect the technology investment through harmonized user enablement with next generation support.

go digital.now.

with SAP Digital Business Services

SAP Digital helps you bridge the gap between a digital vision and tangible results while SAP Digital Commerce builds SAP’s digital commerce infrastructure for making digital-native offerings available via SAPstore.

SAP Digital Interconnect merges a business’s digital properties with their customers’ digital tools. And the SAP Center for Digital Leadership helps CxOs transform their organizations during times of exponential change.

Want to learn more about these four areas? Click here and pass by the expert tables on our campus

PLAN the Digital Enterprise

SAP Digital Innovation Lab

Develop solutions rapidly to drive digital innovation. Take the first steps into innovation and discover its potential through a virtual lab environment with the SAP Digital Innovation Lab.

Digital Roadmap Planning

Define your road map to the digital enterprise. Set priorities and take steps that meet your business and IT requirements. Identify the value of transformation and proof it in a prototype. Design the ideal technical architecture and create an efficient transition plan with steps for preparation, functional design, and efficient implementation.

Digital Design Zone

Frame and solve business and IT challenges by using design thinking principles as an approach for generating digital use cases. Join an unconventional and creative atmosphere to start your journey towards digital transformation.

Digital Strategy Advisory

Achieve your vision with clear digital strategies and business models for Live Business. Obtain insights on the current state and future ambition in all dimensions of digital innovation and transformation. Discover the next steps to help close identified gaps and enable your digital transformation journey, from strategy to execution.

BUILD the Digital Enterprise

SAP Value Assurance for SAP S/4HANA

Shorten time-to-value while reducing complexity. Kick-start your transformation with SAP Value Assurance service packages for SAP S/4HANA and the SAP Model Company service, tailored to your requirements to help ensure success. Deploy SAP S/4HANA and accelerate functional setup in an agile approach with ready-to-use business process template

SAP Model Company

Adopt the latest innovations and achieve simplification for your digital transformation. Utilize the SAP Model Company accelerator service and SAP Value Assurance service packages, for reference architectures specialized by industry or line of business, to tune solutions to your specific needs.

SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud

Empower your organization to address your business priorities and operating needs and unlock the full value of digital business. Support your company’s digital future with minimal risk with SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud.


Innovation with Tailored Solutions

Develop one-of-a-kind solutions that let you thrive in the digital economy and disrupt your industry. Access custom application development to realize real business value, including IoT-based solutions on SAP Cloud Platform, unique applications for SAP S/4HANA and SAP Hybris solutions, and differentiating scenarios for SAP SuccessFactors solutions.

Accelerated Innovation Adoption

Reduce implementation time and innovate faster by staying close to standard. Simplify your landscape and minimize modifications with SAP Innovation Control Center. Jump-start business process design with SAP Best Practices packages and the SAP Model Company service, and let SAP protect your journey to SAP S/4HANA and digital transformation.

Succeed with Real-Time Transparency

Understand, adapt, and predict business performance with digital business solutions. Gain transparency in real time to align decisions across all business areas based on one source of truth. Use analytics as a strategic asset for your customers to drive innovation and profitability.


Internet of Things, Machine Learning

Discover the revolutionary new machine learning intelligence for new levels of automation and ways of doing business, and explore the building blocks of a digital enterprise. Use IoT solutions to collect and make sense of relevant devices; improve digital operations management; and digitize your business, manufacturing, and logistics processes.


RUN the Digital Enterprise

SAP Solution Manager 7.2

Maximize the value of your support engagement. See how SAP Solution Manager, designed for implementing SAP S/4HANA, delivers the best value and support to accelerate digital transformation. Discover content and tools from SAP Solution Manager, best practices from the SAP Activate innovation adoption framework, and more to transition to SAP S/4HANA.

Optimize Operations for Hybrid Landscapes

Achieve efficient and optimal operations with best practices. Explore guidance for hybrid solution operations with the setup of an SAP Operations Control Center. Discover the benefits of SAP Solution Manager to run and optimize your IT solutions.

Achieve business value faster in the Cloud with SAP

Come listen to how we’ve helped companies achieve business value faster in the cloud. We will prescribe the right engagement based on your specific objectives and bring you our experience from helping thousands of customers across industries. Create an exceptional user experience and innovate for transformation with the right customer success plan.


SAP Mission Control Center

Turn systems of record into systems of differentiation and innovation. Experience how SAP Mission Control Center continuously supports you during your implementations. Support hybrid landscapes with SAP Operations Control Center, SAP Innovation Control Center, and SAP Solution Manager.

Profit from the Next Generation of Support

Experience what next-generation support looks like. Gain real-time interaction, direct access to experts from SAP, and support information that is available anytime, anywhere, and from any device. View hands-on demos of live support channels, built-in support, and get quick answers to your questions.

Success with SAP ONE Support

Realize benefits from a harmonized support experience and quickly adapt to changing business requirements in your hybrid and on-premise environment. Drive better business outcomes with SAP ONE Support.

GO Digital
Right Now

SAP Digital Commerce as a Service

Imagine a world in which customers can buy and use business software as easily as they buy and use their own personal software. Hear how experts from the SAP Digital Commerce group can help you combine go-to-market services with robust technology to make this possible. Learn how to partner with the sapstore.com team to build your digital business.

SAP Store

Deliver on consumer expectations to shop now, buy now, and use now. See how SAP Store makes it simple for anyone to buy and use SAP and partner offerings, enabling fast decision making and quick time to productivity. Discover the ease of purchasing digitally native products from sapstore.com with a mouse click.

SAP Digital Interconnect and Customer Engagement

Improve engagement with today’s digital consumers who expect to have instant, bidirectional communication anywhere in the world. Learn how the comprehensive portfolio of highly-scalable and secure digital interconnect services from SAP can help you reach nearly every consumer on the planet through SMS, MMS, and e-mail.


SAP Digital Interconnect IoT & Consumer Connect

Create true digital experiences connecting apps, users, and devices. Learn about programmable cloud services with built-in security and insights for online consumer engagement and IoT. Extend SAP Cloud Platform, SAP Hybris and SAP SuccessFactors solutions with mobile connectivity provided by SAP Digital Interconnect.

SAP Center for Digital Leadership

Turn visions into reality and unlock the door to exponential business growth through digital transformation. Put digital innovation at the top of your top executives’ to-do list. Learn how you can turn disruption into a catalyst for tangible results.

What you can expect at our campus

Executive and Live Business Sessions

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
Tue, May 16:
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.
Secure Live Support for Your Live Business Speaker: Andreas Heckmann43602
Tue, May 16:
1:00 – 1:40 p.m.
Discover Your Digital Potential with a Virtual Lab Environment
Speaker: Meinolf Kaimann
43582
Wed, May 17:
11:00 – 11:40 a.m.
Accelerate SAP S/4HANA Adoption with a Systematic Approach
Speaker: Meinolf Kaimann
44102
Wed, May 17:
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.
Shorten Time to Value for Digital Transformation
Speaker: Peter Goebbels
43408
Wed, May 17:
5:00 – 5:40 p.m.
Discover Your Digital Potential with a Virtual Lab Environment
Speaker: Meinolf Kaimann
43582
Thurs, May 18:
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.
Evolve from an Early Adopter to a Digital Leader
Speaker: Andreas Heckmann and Jacques Pommeraud
49243
Thurs, May 18:
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.
Shorten Time to Value for Digital Transformation
Speaker: Peter Goebbels
43408
Thu, May 18:
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.
Secure Live Support for Your Live Business Speaker: Andreas Heckmann43602

Customer Sessions

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
Thu, May 18:
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.
Centralize Financial Capabilities
Customer: Airbus
49339
Tue, May 16:
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.
Harmonize Company Data Without Disruption to Your Business
Customer: DuPont
47205
Tue, May 16:
3:30 – 3:50 p.m.
Start Your Digital Journey
Customer: Globosat
49365
Wed, May 17:
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.
Digitalize Your IT Landscape to Support Growth and Optimize Time to Value
Customer: Tesoro
49251
Wed, May 17:
1:00 – 1:40 p.m.
Reduce Time to Value and Safeguard Your Digital Transformation
Customer: Various in Panel Discussion
47181
Wed, May 17:
4:30 – 4:50 p.m.
Make Digital Transformation a Reality
Customer: Merck & Co
49337
Thu, May 18:
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.
Gain Proactive and Preventive Support from Day One
Customer: Warner Bros.
49305

ASUG Customer Sessions Related to SAP Digital Business Services

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
Tue, May 16:
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. – S331C
BJ’s Wholesale Club – ‘Driving’ Business Transformation with SAP CAR Customer: BJ’sRET7312
Tue, May 16:
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. – S320F
Pepsi Bottling Ventures’ Journey of System Conversion to SAP S/4HANA 1610 Customer: Pepsi Bottling VenturesCP6720
Tue, May 16:
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. – S310B
Pfizer Achieves Tremendous benefits with SAP HANA on Power for SAP BW
Customer: Pfizer
BIA7254
Tue, May 16:
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. – S220C
Digital Transformation at Caterpillar with SAP S/4HANA Customer: CaterpillarSUP8752
Tue, May 16:
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. – S330H
Transform Modernize and Prepare for Next Generation e-Commerce Experience Customer: AmerisourceBergenCM8247
Tue, May 16:
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. – S220D
OSRAM: Carving Out the General Lighting Lamps Business with SAP LT Customer: OSRAMSUP7329
Tue, May 16:
3:15 - 4:15 p.m. – S320C
BJ’s Wholesale Club Embarks Upon a Journey to SAP UX Customer: BJ’sUX7360
Wed, May 17:
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. –S330H
Implementing a multi-phase SAP Hybris customer portal: Cintas’s story Customer: CintasCM7551
Wed, May 17:
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – S310G
How P&G manages mission critical business in SAP Process Orchestration Customer: P&GBITI8551
Wed, May 17:
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – S331B
Rockwell Creates a More Flexible and Connected Enterprise with SAP CPM Customer: RockwellPLM7010
Wed, May 17:
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. – S320A
Lessons Learned in Adopting SAP HANA Smart Data Integration in a Global Enterprise Data Warehouse System Customer: WMware Inc.EIM7649
Wed, May 17:
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. – S310C
Migration of multiple BW systems to BW on HANA in the cloud with PCA Customer: Coca-ColaBIA7050
Wed, May 17:
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. – S320E
SAP Solution Manager Provides Key Statistics Making Farmers More Proactive Customer: FarmersSOL6832
Wed, May 17:
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. – S320A
Advanced Telemetry Leveraging SAP BI and BODS Customer: MicrosoftEIM7093
Thu, May 18;
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – S320E
Goodyear Tire and Rubber journey to OCC - SAP Business Process Monitoring Customer: GoodyearSOL6543
Thu, May 18;
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – S320 Roundtable #2
Tesoro’s Transformation Journey to SAP S/4 HANA 1610 Customer: TesoroSUP7321
Thu, May 18;
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - S320E
Best practices of SAP Quality Assurance using SAP Inbuilt Tools and methods Customer: AdientSOL6476

SAP Digital Business Services schedule for Tuesday - May 16, 2017

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 1

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Secure Live Support for Your Live Business43602
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Explore Our Road Map for SAP Solution Manager43393
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Prepare Your Company for the Future with SAP Solution Manager43395
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.Uncover New Business Capabilities with Hybrid Solutions43855
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Transition with Structured Guidance and Digital Implementation Road Maps44105
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Enhance Engineering Skills for the Digital Economy43778
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.Propel Innovations, Business Improvements, and IT Optimization43780
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Mitigate Technical Risks During Software Implementation43585

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 2

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Lead in the Cloud43767
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Push Digital Transformation Through Innovation in Spatial Services44004
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.Expedite SAP S/4HANA Implementation and Help Ensure Success43411
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Discover and Deploy Best Practices for Your Industry43409
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Optimize, Monitor, and Streamline Interfaces to Run Simple43399
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Realize New Business Models and Scale Innovative Culture and Practices46869
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Enrich Customer Experiences with Scalable Interconnectivity44001
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.Move to the Next Generation of SAP BW/4HANA47204
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Discover Emerging Innovations with Real-Life Use Cases43401
3:30 – 3:50 p.m.Put a Real Face on Digital Transformation43999

SAP Digital Business Services – Interactive Workshops

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584
1:00 – 1:40 p.m.Discover Your Digital Potential with a Virtual Lab Environment43582
2:00 – 2:40 p.m.Navigate the Impact of the Digital Economy43742
3:00 – 3:40 p.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584

SAP Digital Business Services schedule for Wednesday - May 17, 2017

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 1

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Advance with New Support Capabilities and Innovation43761
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Experience Live Support for the Digital Enterprise43603
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.Realize Faster Value for Build and Run SAP Like a Factory43394
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Enable Powerful Dashboards with a Focused Insights Solution43765
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Maximize Support Value to Realize Better Business Outcomes43779
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Upgrade to the Latest Version of SAP Solution Manager43396
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Uncover New Business Capabilities with Hybrid Solutions43855
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Transition with Structured Guidance and Digital Implementation Road Maps44105
3:30 – 3:50 p.m.Propel Innovations, Business Improvements, and IT Optimization43780
4:00 – 4:20 p.m.Prepare Your Company for the Future with SAP Solution Manager43395
4:30 – 4:50 a.m.Explore Our Road Map for SAP Solution Manager43393
5:00 – 5:20 p.m.Accelerate Your Digital Journey in Partner-Led Transformations44104

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 2

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Strengthen Your Business with a Digital Innovation Strategy44003
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Redefine the Boardroom Experience43601
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.Shorten Time to Value for Digital Transformation43408
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Expedite Innovation with Flexibility in the Cloud43766
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Standardize Your Finance Landscape44101
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Uncover the Power of a Big Data Platform for the Internet of Things43605
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Gain Perspectives on Digital Leadership43596
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.Put a Real Face on Digital Transformation43999
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Check Your Readiness for SAP S/4HANA43414
3:30 – 3:50 p.m.Approach Data Protection in a New Way44100
4:00 – 4:20 p.m.Set the Foundation for Future Innovation with Digital Business in the Cloud43898
4:30 – 4:50 p.m.Adapt Business Strategies to Succeed in the Digital World46870
5:00 – 5:20 p.m.Solve the IoT Connectivity Dilemma to Advance Digital Innovation44002

SAP Digital Business Services – Interactive Workshops

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:40 a.m.Accelerate SAP S/4HANA Adoption with a Systematic Approach44102
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584
1:00 – 1:40 p.m.Facilitate Migration Projects with Advanced Tools43402
2:00 – 2:40 p.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584
3:00 – 3:40 p.m.Achieve Faster Cloud Adoption43763
4:00 – 4:40 p.m.Embrace Transformation to Swiftly Respond to Market Demands43768
5:00 – 5:40 p.m.Discover Your Digital Potential with a Virtual Lab Environment43582

SAP Digital Business Services schedule for Thursday - May 18, 2017

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 1

TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Manage Innovation Projects with a Focused Build Solution43398
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Upgrade to the Latest Version of SAP Solution Manager43396
12:00 – 12:20 a.m.Experience Live Support for the Digital Enterprise43603
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Lead in the Cloud43767
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Prepare Your Users for the Cloud43777
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Mitigate Technical Risks During Software Implementation43585
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Secure Live Support for Your Live Business43602
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.Maximize Support Value to Realize Better Business Outcomes43779
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Realize Faster Value for Build and Run SAP Like a Factory43394
4:00 – 4:20 p.m.Check Your Readiness for SAP S/4HANA43414

SAP Digital Business Services – Theater 2

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:20 a.m.Inspire and Shape the Value of Digital Transformation46871
11:30 – 11:50 a.m.Expedite SAP S/4HANA Implementation and Help Ensure Success43411
12:00 – 12:20 p.m.Meet Customer Expectations with Digitally Native Applications44000
12:30 – 12:50 p.m.Shorten Time to Value for Digital Transformation43408
1:00 – 1:20 p.m.Take the Crash Course for Big Data Architects43604
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.Optimize, Monitor, and Streamline Interfaces to Run Simple43399
2:00 – 2:20 p.m.Expedite Innovation with Flexibility in the Cloud43766
2:30 – 2:50 p.m.Solve the IoT Connectivity Dilemma to Advance Digital Innovation44002
3:00 – 3:20 p.m.Turn Digital Disruption Into Innovation43900
4:00 – 4:20 p.m.Enrich Customer Experiences with Scalable Interconnectivity44001

SAP Digital Business Services – Interactive Workshops

Date and TimeTitleSession ID
11:00 – 11:40 a.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584
12:00 – 12:40 p.m.Transform Manufacturing with the Internet of Things44164
1:00 – 1:40 p.m.Transition Your Platform on Your Way to the Digital Enterprise47206
2:00 – 2:40 p.m.Boost the Use of SAP Standard Configuration43403
3:00 – 3:40 p.m.Create a Strong Backbone for Your Digital Transformation Journey46921
4:00 – 4:40 p.m.Pave the Way to Innovation and Improve Business Value43584

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