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SAP Upgrade Assessment Tool Delivered Smooth & Cost-effective Upgrade for Scientific Atlanta

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YASH began the upgrade process by utilizing PathFinder, YASH's pre-upgrade assessment tool. PathFinder was able to mitigate unforeseen risks, road map fixes, speed the upgrade implementation cycle. By leveraging PathFinder as the pre-assessment tool, Scientific Atlanta saved approximately 30% of project costs.

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SAP Upgrade Assessment Tool Delivered Smooth & Cost-effective Upgrade for Scientific Atlanta

  1. 1. TM SAP® Upgrade Success Story @ YASH SAP Upgrade Assessment Tool Delivered Smooth & Cost-effective Upgrade for Scientific AtlantaIndustry The ClientHigh-tech Manufacturing Scientific Atlanta is a leading supplier of digital content distribution systems, transmission networks for broadband access to the home, digital interactive set-tops andGeography subscriber systems designed for video, high-speed internet and voice over IP (VoIP) networks, and worldwide customerUS service and support.
  2. 2. Company Sought to Simplify Application Environment with SAP ERP Upgrade Scientific Atlanta sought to upgrade its SAP ERP platform from SAP 4.6C to Unicode-enabled ECC 6.0, as SAP would no longer be supporting 4.7 and earlier version. Their application environment had grown increasingly complex something they could simplify once they were on SAP ERP 6.0 NetWeaver architecture. However, the company needed to ensure an efficient upgrade process to minimize project duration and costs. Understanding the resources required for this kind of upgrade, the potential disruptions and risks involved and whether a Functional or Technical upgrade would be the best solution for their business needs was essential. YASH Technologies was selected as Scientific Atlantas partner for this initiative, based on their past experience, consultative roadmap approach, and use of accelerator tool Scientific Atlanta Saved 30% in Project Costs by Utilizing PathFinder YASH began the upgrade process by utilizing PathFinder, YASHs pre-upgrade assessment tool. PathFinder was able to mitigate unforeseen risks, road map fixes, speed the upgrade implementation cycle. By leveraging PathFinder as the pre-assessment tool, Scientific Atlanta saved approximately 30% of project costs. PathFinder evaluated how complex the “as-is” system differed from the “to-be” system, and reduced the time, cost, and complexity of a manual system analysis. In addition, YASH determined the amount of custom code with Scientific Atlantas current system and how smoothly it would migrate to the target landscape. PathFinder provided precision details, down to the line number or code that needed to be changed, for deeper, more thorough impact analysis. As a result, more than 3000 outdated function modules were deleted from the system, significantly reducing the scope of the upgrade. Additional assessment information provided by PathFinder included: • Landscape comparison • Performance optimization • Sizing analysis • Usage analysisTechnology Component • User exits • Unicode analysis• Oracle 10G • Obsolete transactions/Function modules• Webdynpro After completing the pre-upgrade assessment, YASH built an aggressive and thorough• ADS services milestone-based approach and successfully completed the ECC 6.0 upgrade initiative on-time• SAP ERP ECC 6.00, and within budget. YASH provided Scientific Atlanta with a stable ERP platform that can scale including Unicode with the companys growth initiatives, and ensured that it was equipped with standardized conversion functionality that would support all business processes. This improved business performance and created an optimal balance between IT costs and benefits. About YASH Technologies YASH Technologies focuses on customer success. As a leading technology services and outsourcing partner for medium and large global customers, we leverage technology and our flexible delivery models to drive performance and business value throughout a customers enterprise. YASHs comprehensive service approach incorporates a holistic view of our customers that extends beyond delivery. This approach integrates enterprise solutions and services, proprietary best practice offerings, strategic application and maintenance outsourcing, as well as consulting and integration services. YASH is a SEI CMMI (Level 3) and an ISO 9001:2000 certified company with U.S. and India headquarters and regional sales and development offices spread across three continents. YASH is also part of a select group of companies that are SAP -certified global providers of application management services. For more information, please visit www.yash.com or email info@yash.com. SAPupgrade-Hitech138-0910YASH Technologies www.yash.com/contactusGlobal Presence - USA | EU | MEA | APAC • California | Illinois | Massachusetts | Missouri | New YorkTexas | London | Bahrain | Hongkong | Singapore • Hyderabad | Pune | Mumbai | Bangalore | IndoreWorld HQ: 605-17th Avenue East Moline IL 61244 USA | Toll Free: 877-766-8934 | Tel: 309-755-0433 | Fax: 309-796-1242EU: The Mille-II Floor 1000-Great West Road Brentford London TW89HH UK | Tel: 44-20-8261-4408 | Fax: 44-20-8261-4418India: 201-205 Bansi Trade Center 581/5 MG Road Indore MP 452001 India | Tel: 91-731-426-1100 | Fax: 91-731-420-6593 ©2010 YASH Technologies. All rights reserved. Referred products/ services may be registered trademarks of belonging companies.

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