Agile Project Management With SAP Solution Manager And Focused Build

Agile Project Management with SAP Solution Manager and Focused Build

What is Agile? According to Google, Agile is a methodology that is an approach to software development under which requirements and solutions evolve through the collaborative effort of self-organizing and cross-functional teams and the end user. Ultimately it advocated for adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery and continual improvement for different companies. The ultimate thing that Agile methodology encourages is rapid and flexible responses to change, which is beneficial to any company who wants to stay on top of their game.

So, why is this importantThe SAP Solution Manager platform should be everyone’s first choice for agility, flexibility and DevOps within your SAP environment. Moreover, SAP Solution Manager 7.2’s Focused Build implements the Agile methodology seamlessly. SAP Focused Build is an add on top of your SAP Solution Manager. This is important to understand because it shows you how it’ll integrate between all of the capabilities within your current Solution Manager and will ease your process into your S/4 Migration.

Below is an example of the Agile methodology utilizing SAP Solution Manager as well as the functionality within SAP Focused Build.

SAP Agile Project Management

Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery for SAP projects
Source: SAP

The Agile methodology also encompasses a transparency within Focused Build that has been unseen before when using the DevOps approach. The below image shows you how this is possible.

Solution Manager Transparent Requirements to Deploy

SAP Agile Best Practices
Source: SAP

At the end of the day your SAP projects can be agile and flexible and SAP Focused Build can give you the tools and power to create such an environment in your SAP projects moving forward. Set up a meeting and ask us how we can implement this Agile Methodology within your company.

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