Course announcements

  • This course provides delta knowledge relevant for learners who are familiar with the SAP Business Suite/SAP ERP and want to up-skill to SAP S/4HANA. It is the recommended entry point to the SAP S/4HANA curriculum to understand the basics that are required to know before continuing the learning path to specific areas of interest. This course covers a broad range of topics including the motivation for the development of SAP S/4HANA, the new user experience, underlying SAP HANA technology, business application coverage, embedded analytics functionality, and adoption paths. 


  • This course will prepare you to: 
    • Explain the motivation and need for a next generation business suite and how SAP S/4HANA enables the digital transformation 
    • Gain a high-level understanding of SAP Leonardo 
    • Explain SAP HANA technology basics
    • Describe the SAP S/4HANA business and technical architecture 
    • Gain basic knowledge about SAP Activate and the SAP Model Company to accelerate the SAP S/4HANA adoption 
    • Explain how SAP S/4HANA supports the business users with a new user experience (e.g.: SAP Fiori UX) 
    • Describe key business processes of SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management 
    • Gain basic knowledge about SAP S/4HANA applications  
    • Explain SAP S/4HANA embedded analytics capabilities 


  • SAP professionals who want to up-skill to SAP S/4HANA



  • Basic business application background 
  • Basic business IT knowledge 
  • Basic SAP Business Suite/ERP knowledge  * Recommended: 
  • None 

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1709


  • Introduction to SAP S/4HANA 
  • SAP S/4HANA user experience 
  • SAP HANA powers SAP S/4HANA 
  • SAP Activate for SAP S/4HANA 
  • Path to SAP S/4HANA 
  • Comparing the Paths SAP S/4HANA 
  • SAP Model Company 
  • SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management, LoB solutions and add-ons 
  • SAP S/4HANA embedded analytics 
  • Integration between SAP S/4HANA Core and SAP Cloud solutions 


  • This course is the recommended entry point to the SAP S/4HANA curriculum for SAP Business Suite professionals/learners with SAP Business Suite/ERP background. For learners without previous SAP experience, the S4H00 "SAP S/4HANA Overview" course is recommended. 

This course is also available as a test system within SAP Live Access

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