"So, the SAP Ariba deployment team will configure two realms to set up a cloud-based, easy-to-use, procure-to-pay solution for our company.
That's good to know.
What process do you recommend to deploy a new SAP Ariba realm?"
"It is best practice to use the SAP Activate methodology to deploy and go live with SAP Ariba in a phased approach.
In some circumstances, customers may use a different deployment strategy.
The image below illustrates the SAP Activate methodology."
Regardless of the strategy, before, during, and after going live with SAP Ariba, there are various decisions and configurations that require customer and/or partner input.
Additionally, there may be changes or updates needed over time to accommodate changes in processes, approval rules, or other business practices. This course is designed to cover some of the most common configurations and tasks associated with new realms.
It is best practice to always test changes, updates, new features, and functionality in a test realm before making changes to a production realm.
Always keep a backup copy of configurations before making any changes.