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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

To meet an ever-growing range of business & IT needs, companies require an architecture that can leverage available solutions and, when required, deliver more bespoke solutions. This will often require a fundamental re-assessment of how solutions are...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

The fundamental challenge of data Data challenges are nothing new. Indeed, some well-established methodologies and tools have evolved into rich solutions to support typical data implementations or upgrades. However, this has still not led to data ...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

Data quality is a mix of consistency, conformity, completeness, de-duplication, and audit. It also involves physically recording data quality measures to meet critical data rules that help improve the quality over time. Unless you link these data qua...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

Integration is one of the key areas of development and evolution within the IT industry. It has moved from the classical on-premise to include more open cloud integration with richer user interfaces, supporting task-based apps, real-time analytics, a...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

It is possible to realize DevOps with SAP and leverage existing DevOps tools, methodology, and practices. Even companies with large on-premise, heavily customized SAP ECC ERP solutions can use DevOps, adopt a few essential methods and tools, and prog...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

  COVID-19 has shown that workloads will be anything but predictable, at least during 2020. In fact, the days of having a fairly static business and IT roadmap, set annually, may be numbered. Therefore, as with so many other aspects of our li...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

Teams developing web- or cloud-based solutions have gone through a huge transformation, starting from the early web developments, then moving into cloud services and cloud applications and now doing full-fledged cloud-based computing. The teams that ...
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Ray Gardner, SAP Digital Platforms Lead

In the new S/4 world, the pace of change is rapid -and developers must get to grips with a plethora of new tools, new concepts – and critically, a new design approach – if business is going to get the best from a clean Digital core and support the on...