The following factors are considered to be the biggest inhibitors to adopting SAP S/4 HANA


Findings from a recently commissioned insider research survey of SAP end users (with a minimum of $1 billion in revenues) reveal that indecision persists among several companies

With 50% of respondents still not committed to an SOH / S4 HANA road map with in the next 12 months

Only 16% indicated their intention to embark on SOH / S4 HANA journey in the next 6 months.

In companies with no intention to adopt SAP / S4 HANA, the primary road blocks are incremental deployment costs (46%) and resource constraints (41%). Other challenges include the lack of compelling business case for SAP / S4 HANA (37%) migration, the fear of business disruption (31%), an ambiguous migration flow chart (29%), and an unclear product roadmap (28%)

Manual migration to HANA

In case of Manual migration to HANA

  • Approximately 8 to 10 consultants required to expedite job
  • 8 to 9 months required to complete migration process

Swift 1.0 – SAP HANA Migration

Swift 1.0 tool empowers Sailotech’s SAP capability to manifold, in addition to conventional implementation and support service capabilities. Tool is Owned and designed by Sailotech’s technical partner Montalvo, for catering the automation of HANA migration process in an efficient and cost effective manner.

Sailotech is also responsible for sales and marketing of Swift tool across the globe through their sales channel partners network. in South Africa , Sailotech is partnered with Sapio Solutions Pty Ltd for sales and marketing of the HANA migration tool.

Sapio is an placeholder and trusted partner of Sailotech in South Africa and responsible for promotion of all Sailotech offered products and services.

Sailent Features

Automation - – Swift 1.0 tool automatically upgrades and migrates the vital phases of Hana Migration activity .

Time - Migration time shall drastically be reduced from 9 months to 3 months max.

Man power – it reduces involvement consultants for entire database migration with this tool , where 9 consultants are required with conventional method ,which is very much cost effective.

Accuracy - nearer to 100% accuracy maintained in data migration.

Flexible - The solution content varies by industry. Swift 1.0 offers SAP S/4 HANA migration implementations across industry verticals: Manufacturing, Retail, Consumer Products, Life Sciences, Insurance, Logistics, and Wholesale Distribution.