HANA & S/4HANA Articles

What This Article Covers How AWS's New Heterogeneous Migration Targets Oracle AWS's Managed Services "Options" But a Target on Oracle's Back Introduction Oracle has based its database business around lock-in. As I have covered in previous articles, there is an immense opportunity to reduce costs ...
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AWS Further Eases Database Migration Away From Oracle
What This Article Covers A Brief History of Cloud/SaaS Vendors Upgrading Cloud ERP Applications Facing the Reality of Cloud Updates Unequal Cloud Capabilities Taking a Step Back with SAP and Oracle Cloud What SAP Has Been Telling Customers About S/4HANA Cloud Development/Upgrades Is S/4HANA Cloud ...
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The Realities of Upgrading SAP and Oracle Cloud ERP
What This Article Covers SAP's Continual Overstatement of the Number of S/4HANA Customers Upgrade to S/4HANA or Lose the Value of Support? How SAP Could Improve its Customer Numbers with S/4HANA Introduction SAP's S/4HANA is an interesting product. It is made more interesting in that ...
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How SAP Sucker Punched Customers with S/4HANA
What This Article Covers SAP's Marketing Transition Away from HANA SAP Thought it Had Cracked Oracle's Code SAP Pays Forrester to Make a New Database Category The Trend Away from HANA What the HANA Experiment Illustrated Time to Admit You Don't Know Wakanda Does Not ...
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HANA's Time in the Sun Has Finally Come to an End
What This Article Covers How the Normal Population Comes to Learn About the Fiori Client A Typical Unexamined Assumption Laden Quotation Research Based Conclusions or Repetition of SAP Marketing Messaging? The Real State of the Fiori Client What the of the Fiori Client Testing Means ...
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What Detailed Functional Testing of SAP Fiori Shows
What This Article Covers The Autonomous Database? The Self Driving Database? The Popularity of the Term Automated Database Understanding what AWS Is Things Oracle Claims AWS Managed DBs Can't Do? Mark Hurd Doubles Down on the Automated Database Inaccuracy When Did Oracle Begin Emphasizing Automation? ...
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How Real is The Oracle Automated Database?
What This Article Covers What SAP Did Create with HANA that is New? Important Information About HANA The Obvious Conclusion Innovation or Copying while Throwing in Confusing Terminology? The Code PushDown of HANA (Innovation or Innovative Terminology?) Everything In Memory and In Memory Computing? What ...
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Did SAP Simply Reinvent the Wheel with HANA?
What This Article Covers SAP's Comments on Translitical Databases Media Entities Being Paid by SAP to Support SAP's Messaging Forrester is Available for Whatever.... Convergent IS Used to Provide Some Inaccurate and Highly Promotional Quotes Introduction In the opening comments on the Q4 2017 SAP ...
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What is a Transanlytical Database?
What This Article Covers ASUG On Migrating to HANA ASUG's Broken Logic on SAP as a Long Term Partner What is the TCO of HANA? Introduction As we have proposed for some time, there is no longer any difference between SAP and the marketing outlet ...
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How Accurate Was ASUG About Migrating to HANA?
What This Article Covers What DSAG's Survey Found on S/4HANA Adoption How This Contrasts with What SAP Tells Wall Street What SAP Communicates About S/4HANA Adoption to Wall Steet Introduction We have been saying for some time that SAP's numbers on S/4HANA do not add ...
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The Discrepancy Between SAP and DSAG on S/4HANA's Growth
What This Article Covers SAP on Code Pushdown (Stored Procedures) and CDSs. SAP on Core Data Services Reinventing the Wheel? Laying Out Intelligent Fiori Usage The Benefit to Stored Procedures / Code Pushdown Restricting Stored Procedures for Competitive Reasons The Proposed Logic of the Importance ...
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How Accurate are SAP's Arguments on Code Pushdown and CDSs
What This Article Covers Do Relational Databases Work as an ERD Diagram? Are Modern Relational Databases Well Leveraged by Applications? Is MRP Processing a Big Deal? How the Applications Beat SAP's BW Being Misinformed by SAP Should One Process in the Application or the Database? ...
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The Suspicious Timing of SAP's Flip Flop on Processing in the DB
What This Article Covers Poking Around The Fiori Cloud Fiori's Hit and Miss Search Speed Test for Fiori What About the Effect of HANA? SAP Fiori + HANA Losing to Open Source Products? Introduction The Fiori Cloud is one of those strange artifacts that SAP ...
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Why is the SAP Fiori Cloud So Slow?
What This Article Covers ACID as a New Thing for Databases? ACID Compliance The Statements About HANA and ACID Compliance Introduction SAP has a long history of using the terms inaccurately. In this article, we will evaluate the accuracy of this usage of something called ...
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How Accurate is SAP on Only HANA Being an ACID Database?
What This Article Covers How SAP Uses the Term Legacy Legacy When Applied to Non-HANA Databases Ding Ding Ding! Other Claims Introduction SAP has a long history of using the term legacy inaccurately. This is covered in the article How SAP Used and Abused the Term ...
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How Accurate is SAP in Calling Non HANA DBs Legacy?