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Why migrate to cloud solutions and SAP BTP?

SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP) provides flexibility and independence in the cloud. Get the technology you need to migrate your assets, integrate your IT landscape, and configure and extend SAP and third-party applications.

Migrate your on-premise SAP technology solutions to the cloud

Choose your cloud migration journey and start on your defined pathway.

Move SAP Process Orchestration to the cloud

Smoothly transition from SAP Process Orchestration software to an iPaaS with SAP BTP.

Move SAP BusinessObjects BI to the cloud

Start leveraging intelligent technologies, the flexibility and agility provided by the cloud, and modern, intelligent analytics. 

Move to SAP Datasphere

A data warehouse-as-a-service solution can help you smoothly evolve data management processes and achieve BW-based data handling.

Move from SAP Business Planning and Consolidation to SAP Analytics Cloud

Transition to the cloud from the SAP Business Planning and Consolidation application.

Migrate from on-premise SAP HANA database to SAP HANA Cloud

Modernize your data foundation with SAP HANA Cloud

Customer Success

See the value these businesses gained by moving to the cloud.

Thanks to SAP Integration Suite, we were able to cut down our IT spend for integration middleware to between 50% and 60% of our annual total cost of ownership. At the same time, the ease of use and flexibility of the solution helped us go live in a matter of weeks.

Marco Verhoef, Integration Consultant, IT Asset Management, Eneco Holding N.V.

One of our key strategic principles is to leverage the benefits of cloud and as-a-service solutions wherever possible to meet fast-changing business dynamics. SAP Integration Suite fully supports these ambitions.

Andreas EfstathiouIT Director, Harrods Limited

Get resources at every stage of your cloud migration

Discover the business value of moving to the cloud and create a transformation plan. Choose an expert-guided engagement or work independently on your own schedule with planning tools from SAP.

Define your strategy

Understand and document your motivations

  • Define why you are migrating. 
  • Document the business outcomes that you want to achieve and your motivations.

Involve and align key stakeholders

  • Facilitate a smoother, faster migration that meets organizational goals. 
  • Create a center of excellence with a cross-functional team made of IT, finance, and business owners.

Engage a cloud migration and modernization partner

  • Augment your cloud skill set and reduce risk as you migrate and modernize your workloads. 
  • Team up with a managed service provider that offers support throughout the entire process and beyond.

Plan for your move

Discover and assess your apps, databases, and infrastructure

  • Get insights into your dependencies using automated cloud migration tools. 
  • Inventory your infrastructure and assess your on-premise environments. 
  • Get right-sizing guidance, workload-level cost estimates, and performance metrics.

Make a business case for migration and transformation

  • Evaluate the potential cost savings of migrating to the cloud by calculating and comparing your TCO for SAP BTP with that of a comparable on-premise deployment.

Build a holistic plan

  • Account for workload priorities, timelines, milestones, resources, and funding.
  • Get buy-in from leadership and your new migration center of excellence.

Get the right mix of expert help to set up your cloud environment and move forward with confidence. SAP experts are there to guide you and help you overcome any technical challenges during this step. 

Get ready for the move

  • Build cloud skills
    Get your IT and app development teams up to speed on cloud technologies, migration tools, and operational processes.
  • Check compatibility with self-service migration tools
    Use self-service migration for SAP HANA Cloud, which checks the compatibility of your SAP HANA database with SAP HANA Cloud.
  • Review best practices for SAP BTP readiness
    Help ensure the proper configuration of your current and future landing zones with readiness best practices for SAP BTP.

Migrate your workloads

  • Migrate all of your mission-critical workloads
    Simplify and accelerate the adoption of SAP BTP for customers running a legacy SAP HANA database or any third-party data platform on premise or in the cloud with the SAP Database Migration Testing program.
  • Expand your scope with cloud migration best practices
    Review the SAP BTP industry best practices from SAP and our partners to take your migration beyond basic cloud-native tools. 

Transform your apps and data

  • Modify and extend app functionality
    Access thousands of prebuilt integrations to SAP and third-party applications, unlocking your data and services securely with API management.
  • Integrate apps and databases for speed and productivity
    Utilize an integration platform as a service (iPaaS) to integrate on-premise and cloud-based apps and processes with tools and prebuilt content managed by SAP.
  • Build the ideal foundation for app development 
    Access a suite of services and development tools to deliver consistent, collaborative experiences.

Find out how SAP supports your implementations with different project methodologies, SAP and partner implementation services, SAP tools, and enablement offerings.  

Learning Journeys

Learning Journeys are visual guides designed to help you complete the learning path for SAP BTP and help you become competent, stay current, and expand your skills. Access formats and offerings that meet your needs, such as e-books, openSAP courses, hands-on learnings, and more.

Training for SAP BTP

Get an overview of cloud platform concepts, including the account structure and development environments, as well as its capabilities, services, and regions. Explore learning options to manage organizational change or develop custom content. 


Discover the essentials about every pillar of the program, as well as key assets, tools, and services that are available to SAP customers on your journey to SAP BTP, in this free course on the openSAP platform.

Cloud migration and transformation is a continuous process with opportunities for innovation and flexibility at every stage.

RISE with SAP is a holistic business-transformation-as-a-service package that helps change the mindset of your business, redesign business processes, and reduce internal complexity. This offering ultimately enables you to adopt new business models and stay ahead of your competition.

Complement, extend, and integrate with any other solution (SAP, partner, or third party) and use the data model and business services on SAP BTP to connect it all. As part of the RISE with SAP offering, you can drive your innovation faster with SAP BTP to fast-track your move to SAP S/4HANA Cloud and support faster, cohesive, and future-ready innovation. 

Ready to take the next step?

Start your cloud migration journey

Contact us to learn more about using SAP BTP to migrate to the cloud and accelerate your business transformation.

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