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Welcome to the June 2016 update of the SAP Learning Hub News. Here you will find the latest developments for SAP Learning Hub, openSAP and more. Check out the SAP Learning Hub News archive if you have missed previous updates. You can also sign up for our email newsletter here to get the news delivered directly to your inbox. Please help SAP Learning Hub improve provide feedback via our user satisfaction survey here! We have quite a line up for you this month:

Digital Transformation: Are You Ready?

The ongoing digital transformation is creating an ever-expanding variety of opportunities for organizations and employees who know how to take them. The key is, of course, the knowledge and skillsets necessary to thrive in our new digital environment. This is where the first step towards success presents itself: recognizing the extent of your or your organization’s digital skills gap and how to close it. Continue reading here to find out how knowledge fuels digital transformation and what SAP is doing to provide a holistic offering of the latest solutions which are on the cutting edge of this transformation concurrently with the education and training necessary to properly leverage them.

Important: Browser Updates Required!

The Training and Certification Shop will no longer be accessible to internet browsers that do not support the encryption standard TLS 1.2. If your browser is up-to-date, then you will not have any issues. Explore your browser settings and look for the “About” or “Version” area to find out what browser version you are using. If you are using an outdated browser, click here to see a breakdown of supported browser versions and confirm the version you are using will be TLS 1.2 compatible. If you are on a private computer, update your browser at the publisher’s web page as soon as possible. Those browsing from an employer’s PC should contact their network administrator before updating.

Support Channel Update

We have simplified the technical support channel for customers of the private cloud version for the professional and user editions of SAP Learning Hub: is now available for all named users of the private cloud version! In addition, we are going to retire by June 30, 2016. All administrators can now use for service requests such as user creation, user role change, reporting, password reset for administrators, or any other technical question that an administrator has regarding SAP Learning Hub.

Over 300 Courses: SAP Live Access

The number of courses available in the SAP Live Access environment has exceeded 300. This means there are more opportunities than ever to get hands-on practice with a live, fully supported system. Click here for more information about SAP Live Access and how it can help you confidently apply the knowledge you have acquired with SAP Learning Hub in a real-world system.

Introducing Learning Journeys

We are happy to announce the unveiling of learning journeys, your own map to achieving full competency in the SAP innovation of your choice. There are journeys for SAP Ariba and SAP SuccessFactors solutions, the SAP HANA platform, and many more topics. Taking the first step or finding out how to continue in your professional development does not have to be daunting. Click here to begin your journey.

Production Planning in student edition

For those of you in academia (Especially the Engineering department of your university!) interested in production planning; the content required for SAP Certified Application Associate - Production - Planning & Manufacturing with SAP ERP 6.0 EHP5 is now available with SAP Learning Hub student edition.

Community Video Channels Now Live

Learners can now contribute their own video content to the following SAP Learning Rooms:

  • Digital Transformation Network
  • Welcome Learning Room
  • SAP Finance Learning Room
  • SAP S/4HANA Overview Learning Room
  • SAP S/4HANA Configuration and Implementation Learning Room
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central HCM Academy Learning Room
  • Foundations of SAP SuccessFactors HCM Academy Learning Room

To check out user-produced content, go to the overview page of SAP Learning Room and click “Videos” under the title of SAP Learning Room. Find out how to add your own demos, presentations, or vlogs here.

75,000+ Members of SAP Learning Rooms

Membership in SAP Learning Rooms has grown to more than 75,000 members. Each new member is another perspective and unique source of insight added to the community of the SAP Learning Hub program. We thank you for your participation; we all learn better together. If you have not joined an SAP Learning Room yet, search for the Welcome Learning Room to get started and see what these social learning communities are all about! Also, filter for “Learning Room” under “Delivery Type” in our learning content catalog to get an overview of what topics have a dedicated SAP Learning Room for discussion.

Learning Map for SAP HANA SPS11

The new learning map for SAP HANA SPS11 is now available in the SAP HANA Implementation and Modeling Learning Room. Please bear in mind that additional content is still being developed; the e-learning HA100e and HA300e are scheduled to be added to the map on the 9th and 30th of June respectively.

Retirement of an SAP Learning Room

The SAP Authorization and Auditing for SAP NetWeaver Learning Room has been closed and is no longer available. Former members or anyone interested in the topic are encouraged to join the SAP NetWeaver System Administration & Authorization Learning Room.

Ready for Enrollment @ openSAP

Take a moment to check out courses on the openSAP platform that are opening up for you this month:

Live Sessions for SAP Learning Hub

If you need a refresher on tips and tricks for navigating SAP Learning Hub, plan to attend a live session on June 3 at 1:00 p.m. EST and June 16 at 12:30 p.m. EST. For further details, register for June 3 or register for June 16.

June APJ Webinar: SAP S/4HANA

For those of you in APJ that are curious about SAP S/4HANA, please join Nadine Haesner for her live presentation about this next-generation business suite on June 14: 11:30 a.m. Delhi, 2:00 p.m. Singapore, and 4:00 p.m. Sydney. Register now or get more information here.

Your opinion matters: A SAP Learning Hub User interview opportunity

The SAP Learning Hub team is supporting an academic thesis of SRH Hochschule Heidelberg. For the thesis we would like to collect some insights from SAP Learning Hub Users (Especially SAP Learning Room members). Would you like to take part in her research and participate in an interview? Contact Yasmin Seiraffi at and make your opinion count!