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Since 1st January 2022, SAP Fiori Apps Recommendations report (FAR) is not delivered anymore.
In fact, the FAR page url link automatically redirects to SAP Innovation and Optimization Pathfinder on Spotlight.

Does it mean SAP does not provide any SAP Fiori Apps recommendations any longer?
No. There are still two other ways to receive tailor-made SAP Fiori apps recommendations:

  1. SAP Innovation and Optimization Pathfinder on Spotlight: This free-of-charge report provides recommendations for various innovations, including SAP Fiori.

  2. Recommendations Self-Service: You can receive recommendations on the go.

Continue to read to get more information on these solutions.


1. SAP Innovation and Optimization Pathfinder on Spotlight:

You can order your report at www.sap.com/pathfinder. It is free-of-charge for every SAP maintenance customers and you can order it for SAP S/4HANA or SAP ERP systems.

Once you receive it via email (in 5 business days after your initial request), you will find the SAP Fiori apps recommendations organized by line of business.
You can directly go to the "Finance" area by clicking on the related area on the top navigation bar:

The Fiori apps recommendations are located at the top left of the summary page, in the dark blue square.

By clicking on it, you will see the number of SAP Fiori apps recommended. These recommendations are organized by role in the finance area, such as general ledger accountant or cash manager.
We provide the number of recommendations for your current system version and also the number if you choose to the latest version.

There could be several pages, so don't forget to click on the page numbers at the bottom. you can also click on the "Next Steps" button to see how SAP Support can assist you to implement the SAP Fiori apps.

You can click each number to review the list of recommendations and understand how to use these SAP Fiori apps and how to install them. Let's click on the 20 applications available today for the general ledger accountant.

The SAP Fiori Apps Library opens:

On the top left, you can see that out of the thousands SAP Fiori apps available, the tool already selected the 20 identified by the Pathfinder on Spotlight.

You can review the benefits, screenshots and the usage documentation in the current tab (Product features). By clicking on the "Implementation Information" tab, IT managers will access to installation and configuration instructions.


2. Recommendations Self-Service:

Alternatively, you can choose to receive your recommendations for SAP Fiori apps by going directly on the SAP Fiori Apps Library.


Arrived on this public online library, click on the blue button on the left named "Get SAP Fiori App Recommendations".

Follow the step-by-steps instructions to receive your analysis:

You can find more information here to assist you in setting this service and take action.

So, as a summary, SAP Fiori Apps Recommendations report (FAR) is not deliver any longer, but the two free-of-charge alternative mentioned above provides more information (Pathfinder on Spotlight) or the same recommendations as a self-service (Fiori Apps Library). Don't hesitate to use them!

Do you have further questions? Just reach out to us directly: Pathfinder@sap.com, there is also an FAQ if you wish to know more. Also, don't hesitate to provide feedback or thoughts in the comments section below.

Many thanks for your understanding.

We are happy to continue to serve you, so stay tune for more content from Process Discovery and Pathfinder on Spotlight, now part of SAP Signavio.

Kind regards
Rene Cedat

Process Discovery  l  Strategic Topic Lead
SAP Signavio
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