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EITL Analyst Insight: Minimizing the Cost of SAP Downtime (Oct-11 Forum EMEA)

Published: 14 February 2012

ID: G00226725

Analyst(s): Melanie Parker

Summary

At the final EITL EMEA SAP forum for 2011, members shared their concerns with the cost-effectiveness of planned SAP downtime due to application release management. This analyst presentation provides ways to minimize all planned downtime needed, especially for SAP application maintenance activities.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Analysis

  • Root Causes of SAP Unplanned Downtime
  • Planned Enhancement Package Maintenance
  • Maintaining Complex SAP Landscapes
  • SAP Change Management Processes

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