Free ebook: Newcastle University’s Journey to SAP S/4HANA

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Alice Adams

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Newcastle University went live with SAP S/4HANA 1709. Completing the project, itself part of a much larger programme of work, has been the culmination of several years of planning and a massive, concerted team effort. Newcastle University has been an SAP customer since 1999.

This ebook explores the SAP S/4HANA project scope (the ‘what’), the business case and motivation behind the implementation (the ‘why’), and the approach taken to deliver this project (the ‘how’).  

  • SAP S/4HANA project scope
  • SAP digital transformation tools
  • Project planning, resourcing, and validation
  • Go live steps and lessons learned

Author Alan Cecchini is an SAP Architect at Newcastle University where he has helped deliver many implementation projects, most recently playing a lead role in the University’s successful conversion to S/4HANA. He has over 21 years of experience developing, configuring, managing and architecting SAP solutions across many lines of business within a higher education setting.

Alan specializes in application and interface development within complex enterprise system landscapes. He is passionate about leveraging technology innovations to deliver business transformation. Being a lifelong learner and avid reader he loves to keep abreast of IT industry developments.