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Why Modern SAP Architectures Require a New Approach to SAP Testing

IDC recently found that over two-thirds of SAP users are already planning their company’s future with SAP S/4HANA and Fiori 2.0. It’s no longer a question of if your SAP architecture will change; it’s a matter of when.

As these SAP advancements are adopted, it’s proving increasingly difficult for testing to keep up. Testers face a number of challenges:

- Automated tests architected for previous generations of SAP platforms must be rebuilt.
- Existing testing processes don’t suit the new faster (and more fragmented) release cycles, with different components evolving at different speeds.
- Within the SAP ecosystem, testing must address new technologies such as SAP SuccessFactors, SAP Ariba, and SAP Hybris.
- Reinvented business processes commonly extend beyond the SAP ecosystem, including APIs, mobile, mainframes, and so on—but legacy testing approaches often do not.

Watch our webinar, Why Modern SAP Architectures Require a New Approach to SAP Testing, to learn the fastest way to transition your existing quality strategies and assets to a modernized approach that’s architected for the latest generation of SAP advances.
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