IBM CIO press release

IBM undertakes one of the world’s largest corporate transformation projects based on SAP ERP software, accelerated by RISE with SAP on IBM Cloud on IBM Power


Simplify the journey with a unified point of accountability

BREAKTHROUGH with IBM brings the capability to accelerate and amplify the outcomes of RISE with SAP, through end-to-end solutions that leverage the innovation and transformation expertise of IBM.

As a result, you’ll modernize business processes to make them leaner, smarter, and more scalable. You’ll simplify operations with a single, trusted partner to manage everything from advisory and implementation services to Cloud IaaS, and application and infrastructure management.

This is not another upgrade. It’s a holistic transformation of how business gets done – delivered by committed partners you can trust.

Smarter ways to accelerate transformation

Unified accountability, simplified engagement and contracting, reduced cost, higher productivity, continuous innovation, integrated managed services

Modernize business processes

  • Redefine processes with proven best practices
  • Deliver faster ROI: Accelerate time to value and reduce TCO
  • Reduce project complexity

Simplify operations

  • Increase reliability while reducing the strain on your resources
  • Strengthen security and peace-of-mind
  • Improve regulatory compliance
  • Meet data residency requirements with global cloud coverage IBM’s assets, toolsets, partnerships, and accelerators unlock bespoke approaches to SAP S/4HANA with deployment flexibility.  Migrate to SAP S/4HANA with an approach that fits your company.


Drive continuous improvement

  • Quickly configure to fit your company with flexibility of SAP BTP platform
  • Increase differentiation in your category with IBM Intelligent workflows
  • Deliver new innovations and technologies faster

IBM Offerings


IBM offers BREAKTHROUGH with IBM for RISE with SAP to plan, execute and support business transformation. IBM provides advisory services, implementation services and application management.

RISE with SAP, premium supplier option

Building on BREAKTHROUGH with IBM for RISE with SAP, the premium supplier option includes IBM Cloud as IaaS, and bundles advisory, implementation, application and technical management services in one offer.


IBM Rapid Discovery

As the first step in the business transformation journey, this approach is business led, asset driven, experience based, repeatable and tailored. This helps build a foundation for transformation success.

IBM Rapid Move for SAP S/4HANA

IBM Rapid Move for SAP S/4HANA enables a business to use its existing SAP investments to execute a one-step move to SAP S/4 HANA from any source. The solution uses automation to accelerate the migration process with minimal risk.

IBM Accelerated Move Center

This is a next-generation migration factory designed to automate and accelerate your journey to an intelligent enterprise, giving you more predictability on your path to SAP S/4HANA.

IBM IMPACT templates

IBM has incorporated decades of SAP experience and industry expertise to build robust IMPACT Industry Solutions to jumpstart and accelerate S/4HANA programs, automate testing and data management, and enable cognitive and advanced analytics capabilities.

IBM Services Essentials Platform for SAP

Build intelligent industry solutions that are underpinned by the SAP Business Technology Platform and augmented with our own capabilities in AI, automation, industry process models and data insights.

Managed Services for SAP applications

IBM helps your business to amplify the value of your SAP transformation journey. With IBM Continuum, expand and accelerate your digital core value and enhance your SAP transformation investment.

Helping Clients

Virescent Infrastructure

Virescent Infrastructure embarks on hybrid cloud journey with IBM and SAP to accelerate sustainable business growth

Puravankara Limited

Puravankara accelerates its digital transformation journey with IBM and SAP by deploying RISE with SAP

Co-create with IBM Garage

Ideate, build and scale solutions seamlessly with IBM’s end-to-end framework.