Mergers and Acquisitions Transition

Post merger business integration solution for small and medium entities

Making Mergers and Acquisitions Possible in the COVID Era

COVID-19 caught the world by surprise and businesses were unprepared. Mergers and Acquisitions(M&A) which are infamously challenging even in normal times had to fend with newer, never-before issues in this most unusual of situations.

Inorganic growth through mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures has led to the challenge of managing post-merger integration with the new entity.

Post M&A or divestitures, businesses need to get into BAU mode as soon as possible. The enterprise priority is the need for project management for the M&A.

The SAP deployment to a multi-tenant cloud option works perfectly for an enterprise looking to


Limit change management

Restrict cloud deployment to the newly created entity

Delay moving the new entity

It acts as a stage setting for a future merger with the parent company’s ERP.

Postpone complete integration

Migrate newer entities to the cloud and integrate later

Optimize performance

Migrate entities on temporary service agreements (TSAs) working at sub-par efficiency levels to the multi-tenant cloud

Migrate in a staggered manner

Start by transitioning the core team to prepare for a complete S4 upgrade

Partially movement

Move a section of the entity, followed by other functions, to ensure a graded, seamless integration

Why does moving to SAP S/4HANA Cloud edition make sense for small entities?

Lower TCO: Multi-tenant cloud options enable shared infrastructure, applications, and platforms
Low Time-to-Implement: Pre-configured code, optimized hardware and security tested
Least Time to Deploy: Pre-configured process takes 4-6 months to implement
Standardized code and SAP cloud management make implementation complexity-free
Multi-tenant SAP offers free tools such as Enable Now training tool and Automated testing tool to build and run automated test scripts.
Guaranteed scalability, security, and upgrades (quarterly and mandatory), offering the latest and best functionality
Standardized systems that eliminate the need for upgrades and always ensure up-to-date systems
No concerns related to technical installations since these are cloud-hosted with SAP
Guided configurations and complete support from SAP
Clear roadmap and stagewise deployment before full migration
Any In-app development with S/4 HANA gets complete support from the SAP cloud platform
Acceleration of integration and consolidation without disruption


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