Welcome to this blog, where we will explore the extensions and integrations that the SAP ecosystem offers for GROW with SAP and SAP S/4 HANA Cloud, public edition, and delve into the integration scenarios, best practices, and how to find integrated partner solutions.
GROW with SAP allows companies of all sizes to adopt cloud ERP with speed, predictability, and continuous innovation. SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition is the ready-to-run cloud ERP solution at the center of this offering, delivering the latest industry best practices from finance to sales and supply chain. In addition, integration with third-party solutions and extensibility options is key for customers to run their end-to-end processes also in the public cloud.
SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition is designed to be open for integration with third-party solutions. It supports multiple integration scenarios and technologies, such OData services and other standard APIs, and SAP Business Technology Platform Integration Suite, to connect with external applications and services.
Extensibility in the context of SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition, refers to the ability to tailor and extend the standard functionality provided by SAP to meet unique business requirements. This allows customers to adapt the system to their specific needs while still benefiting from the advantages of a cloud-based solution.
In both cases – integration of third-party software solutions, as well as deploying extensions on SAP BTP – our customers rely on the SAP partner ecosystem and appreciate the availability of a broad range of pre-built and pre-integrated partner solutions on SAP Store.
To shorten the time to go-live on any integration or extension available from the ecosystem, SAP offers partners the opportunity to test and certify the integration of their solutions with SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition.
Customers looking for information on technical compatibility of ecosystem solutions with SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition, can visit this pre-filtered link of the SAP-certified solution directory. Here you will find all integrations and extensions that are certified as ‘compatible with SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition’ so that you can easily enhance your SAP S/4HANA Cloud, public edition with ecosystem solutions. Many entries will link to the partner’s corresponding SAP Store page, making it convenient to find and deploy compatible partner IP.
The certification is an optional due diligence that partners choose to undertake to verify that their integration follows best practices. Of course, customers can decide on their own, which ecosystem solutions to implement, with or without certification. If you are interested in learning about technical best practices to integrate with public edition, here is a collection of useful links: