SAP Professional Journal –
The process of deciding whether a migration is in order is as challenging and complex as conducting the migration itself, if not more so. While the technical migration process has a clear goal, navigating the business factors and needs involved, and marrying them to IT factors and needs, are not as clear cut. This article helps IT and business teams make the right decision on whether and how to migrate by identifying the critical areas that will make or break the success of a proposed migration. It also helps prepare you for a successful migration by pointing out commonly missed migration steps and showing you how to mitigate some of the risks involved in going live on a new platform.