SAP S/4HANA: Run Smart & Drive Business Value

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In an increasingly connected world, enterprises face more complexity than ever before—and it can be costly. The ability to leverage leading-edge technology to respond faster to change, to improve key business processes, and to have real-time information readily available enables business leaders to get more profitable ideas to market faster.

Optimizing the full value of SAP S/4HANA increases the reach of SAP HANA by extending its use beyond data analytics and into mission-critical apps. As a leading SAP global services and technology partner, Hitachi Group companies are uniquely qualified to make your journey to SAP S/4HANA an unqualified success.

Hitachi Delivers Comprehensive, Market-Leading SAP S/4HANA Solutions

As part of Hitachi Ltd., we bring a depth and breadth of SAP technology and innovation experience unmatched in the industry. By leveraging our position as one of the leading industrial groups in the world, Hitachi not only consults with our clients to sell advanced technology solutions and innovations, but we also deploy and implement them to our clients’ specifications. This allows us to gain invaluable experience and insights to solve complex problems that they face now, and anticipate new ones that they may face in the future. With presence across key public and private sector industries, we leverage our expertise to deliver industry-centric solutions.

With the combined SAP expertise of Hitachi Consulting and oXya—a leader in providing SAP managed cloud and hosting services—we understand people, processes and technology required to deliver the best business outcomes. Along with other Hitachi Group companies, we provide end-to-end solutions that drive measurable results for many of the world’s largest organizations.

Learn how Hitachi’s unique and innovative Business Outcome Program helps you accelerate your journey to the SAP S/4HANA Cloud with shared financial risk and big rewards.

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Hitachi SAP Webinars – On demand

SAP-Hitachi Partner Webinar – 12.14.18

Title: Harland Clarke’s journey to SAP HANA service on the SAP Cloud Platform to improve customer satisfaction

In this On-demand Webinar, we highlight the work Hitachi-Consulting performed with Harland Clarke on migrating SAP Business Warehouse to SAP HANA service. You will learn the primary challenges they faced: from the cost of maintaining on-premise landscapes, to the lack of real-time data available for analytics, to delayed products and order visibility.

Harland Clarke - Michael Jones, John Dowling, and Paul Hodgdon
Satish Rajaram - Hitachi Consulting, Insights & Analytics


ASUG Webcast – 12.12.18

SAP S/4HANA Migrations and Cloud Options: Tips for Navigating through the Fog

In this On-demand Webcast, Hitachi Consulting and oXya (a Hitachi Group Company) share insights into building your business case for change and executing an effective SAP S/4HANA migration strategy. Learn about Market trends in SAP Cloud provider offerings and how to avoid common pitfalls that will impact your transition to a Cloud solution and infrastructure.

Kimberley Reid

Kimberley Reid,
Vice President
US SAP Practice, Hitachi Consulting

Scott LaBouliere

Scott LaBouliere,
VP Business Development oXya / Hitachi


ASUG Webcast – 10.10.18

Demystifying SAP S/4HANA Migrations with Tips to Create a Useful IoT Roadmap with SAP Leonardo

In this On-demand ASUG Webcast, Hitachi shares insights into planning your SAP S/4HANA migration strategy based on a realistic path that will reduce your upgrade risk, minimize business disruption, and position you for higher end-user adoption. Learn how to use our cloud solutions and SAP Leonardo accelerator packages to achieve end-to-end IT and OT integration for your business.

Kimberley Reid,
Vice President
US SAP Practice, Hitachi Consulting

Carlos Guimaraes,
Director of Technology SAP Platform, Americas, Hitachi Consulting

Hitachi offers the following SAP S/4HANA services

 SAP S/4HANA Education Workshop

To help organizations understand the requirements and options available for SAP S/4HANA, Hitachi offers a free one day SAP S/4HANA Education Workshop to qualified companies.

The workshop covers a variety of key topics, including:

  • What is SAP S/4HANA?
  • SAP S/4HANA demonstration with pre-configured scenarios based on new features and functions
  • HANA infrastructure requirements for SAP S/4HANA
  • On premises vs. cloud options and TCO comparison
  • Options for migrating to SAP S/4HANA
  • How to build a business case for SAP S/4HANA

 SAP S/4HANA Best Practices Solutions

If you’re a new SAP customer interested in implementing SAP S/4HANA, or an existing SAP ECC customer looking to re-implement the solution using the power of SAP’s Best Practice Solutions, Hitachi can help.

For more than 20 years, Hitachi has leveraged SAP Industry Best Practices to accelerate implementations and increase user adoption. With SAP S/4HANA you not only get pre-configured scenarios for transaction processing, you get a user friendly Fiori user experience and real-time analytics to provide immediate insight into your business. We focus on the following industries:

  • Discrete manufacturing
  • Process manufacturing
  • Mill products
  • Consumer products
  • Wholesale distribution

 SAP S/4HANA Migration

If you’re currently using SAP Enterprise Central Component (ECC) and want to move to SAP S/4HANA, Hitachi can help you plan and execute a successful journey. Our migration services include:

  • SAP S/4HANA Roadmap Development: We create phased roadmaps that include a business case, key improvements from SAP S/4HANA for each phase, and an evaluation of the TCO for on premise and cloud options. The completed roadmap provides an actionable plan and budget for meeting your business goals.
  • SAP S/4HANA Migration Execution: Hitachi has proven experience helping companies move from SAP ECC environments to SAP S/4HANA. Whether your organization needs technical, functional or project management experience, we can help you get the most from your SAP S/4HANA solution.

Hitachi Consulting SAP S/4HANA Migration

Ease Your Transition to SAP S/4HANA

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 BI and Analytics Powered by SAP S/4HANA

As a leading big data platform built to process massive data sets at high speeds, SAP S/4HANA provides the ideal platform for building business intelligence and analytics solutions. With years of experience building HANA business intelligence and analytics solutions in diverse industries, Hitachi can assist with a roadmap and solutions such as migrating from BW to SAP S/4HANA real-time reporting and analytics or migrating from BPC to SAP S/4HANA Integrated Business Planning.

We can create a roadmap and deliver either an on-premises solution or Analytics-as-a-Service by leveraging our SAP S/4HANA certified Cloud Framework.

SAP S/4HANA Analytics

Building Business Insight and Agility with SAP S/4HANA

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 SAP on Google Cloud: Simplify How You Run your SAP Solutions

Our complete SAP offerings cover assessment and migration to analytics, managed services and maintenance optimization—all offered as a service. When you move to Google Cloud with Hitachi, we reduce complexity with an end-to-end solution and streamline the process as a single, dedicated vendor.

Elevate SAP Solutions with Google Cloud

Combining the power of Hitachi, Google Cloud and SAP

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 Hitachi SAP Transformation Services: It’s SAP… “a la Carte”

Hitachi’s SAP Transformation Services are designed to work across your company’s entire SAP ecosystem, with everything delivered as a service to simplify management, reduce costs and drive innovation.

Hitachi’s SAP Transformation Services

It’s SAP … “a la Carte.” Select from our Complete Menu of Services

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 SAP S/4HANA On-Premises Solutions

Hitachi’s Unified Compute Platform (UCP), which is an SAP S/4HANA appliance, provides a factory-tested and configured converged infrastructure ready to deploy in your data center. For scale-out applications, the robust and resilient turnkey solution enables your organization to dramatically accelerate analytics with SAP S/4HANA on a highly scalable platform. 

 SAP S/4HANA Cloud and Application Support

We bring the combined power of Hitachi Consulting, Hitachi Data Systems, and oXya to deliver comprehensive IT operations services for organizations running applications on the SAP HANA platform.

As an SAP-certified provider of hosting and operations services, Hitachi can host your SAP S/4HANA infrastructure and provide support, as well as host all of your IT operations and applications.

Success Stories

Leading A&D Structural Components & Design Engineering Services

Leading A &D Structural Components & Design Engineering Services

Leading optical networks and high-speed interconnects company

Leading optical networks and high-speed interconnects company

Global Manufacturing Leader of Aerospace Structures, Systems & Components

Global Manufacturing Leader ofAerospace Structures, Systems & Components

Aerospace High-Performance Composite Products Manufacturer

Aerospace High-Performance Composite Products Manufacturer

Outdoor Lifestyle Products Manufacturer

Outdoor Lifestyle Products Manufacturer

Aerospace High-Performance Composite Products Manufacturer

Embedded GRC: An Innovative SAP S/4HANA Solution

Your Journey to SAP S/4HANA with Hitachi

Hitachi’s Business Outcome Pricing Program for SAP S/4HANA in the Cloud

Hitachi is leading the industry with unique and innovative ways to deliver SAP S4/HANA Cloud Solutions.

Our Offer: Hitachi will jointly develop a proof of value that targets specific business outcomes, and links our fees to successfully realizing those business benefits.

With this new approach, clients who are ready to migrate to SAP S/4HANA Cloud can reduce their risk by working with a global partner and industry leader whose success is tied to their success. Clients will be able to rely on one company to deliver everything they need in support of their journey to the cloud.

If you are interested in working with us on a fully integrated SAP S/4HANA Cloud project, and learning more about this program, we are ready to work with you to develop a joint business case to define quantifiable advancements and measurable business success factors that you expect from SAP S/4HANA.

Note: Time and material fee programs and Fixed-fee programs are also available.

 SAP Cloud Managed Services

The numbers (04/2016) tell the story:

  • 335 Enterprise Customers worldwide
  • > 330,000 SAP Users
  • > 600 SAP Experts
  • 3 support centers in North America (US, Canada), and many more worldwide
  • > 98% Fully Satisfied with Hitachi’s quality of service
  • > 99% Would recommend Hitachi Managed Services for SAP
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Are You Ready to Take the Journey to SAP S/4HANA?

In an increasingly connected world, enterprises need the ability to leverage leading-edge technology to respond faster to change, improve key business processes and access the real-time information that enables innovative action. SAP S/4HANA is your digital core to drive business transformation and re-invent your business processes.

Listen to this on-demand webcast to understand:

  • The role of SAP S/4HANA in unlocking the potential of the digital economy.
  • Practical considerations for planning your journey to SAP S/4HANA and beyond.
  • How Hitachi’s unique Proof of Value approach focuses IT resources on business priorities.

Speakers :

Carl Dubler, Sr. Manager, Product Management and Product Marketing,SAP

Greg Smith, VP SAP Field Alliance Americas, Hitachi Data Systems

Mark Albers, VP of Speicalized Services, Business Insights & Analytics, Hitachi Consulting

Accelerating your journey to SAP S/4HANA

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