Strategies for
SAP Cost Optimisation and Licensing
Utrecht 10th May | Copenhagen 11th May | Paris 16th May | Munich 17th May | London 18th May
As SAP® customers struggle to understand the SAP roadmap and plans for the future, rising SAP operational costs and unanticipated audits are adding fuel to the fire.

Join your IT colleagues at one of Rimini Street’s upcoming interactive SAP workshops to get the information you need to proactively strengthen your SAP licence compliance, optimise the total cost of running your SAP system, and assess if the S/4HANA re-platforming journey is right for you.

Rimini Street will be joined by our partner JNC Consulting, an expert in SAP Licensing and Governance, Risk Management & Compliance (GRC). We will explore key cost optimisation strategies including indirect usage and licensing compliance for SAP software. We will also analyze the latest developments at SAP - including the pace and focus of innovation and commitment to core ERP versus SAP S/4HANA.

Join the interactive discussion and network with your peers including Rimini Street clients to hear specific ideas for funding and delivering innovation your business needs now.


Jill Harrison
Managing Director,
Europe and Africa
Rimini Street Ltd.
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David Rowe
Rimini Street, Inc.
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Jan Cook
Global Client Engagement Manager
JNC Consultancy
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This is a first come, first served workshop with very limited space. Please confirm your attendance by completing the form. Alternatively you can also call or email

Location Date Time Networking
Utrecht 10th May 14:00-17:00 Dinner Hotel Karel V
Copenhagen 11th May 08:00-11:00 Breakfast Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
Paris 16th May 10:30-13:30 Lunch The Westin Paris Vendome
Munich 17th May 15:00-18:00 Dinner Sheraton Hotel, Araballapark
London 18th May 09:30-12:30 Lunch Canary Wharf, Rimini Street Office

Session Details
(15 minutes) Welcome and Introduction

(30 Minutes) Industry Proven Strategies for IT Cost Optimisation
IT departments have an executive mandate to align with the business goals and create competitive advantage. How should you re-prioritise budgets and invest in digital technologies that will transform your business rather than just maintain current operations? This session will examine strategies and best practices for IT Leaders to become a more sophisticated evaluator of technology investments - including the economics of re-platforming on S/4HANA and the burden of ongoing ERP maintenance on revenue generating initiatives that can have a multiplier value effect.

(30 Minutes) JNC Consulting: SAP Indirect Usage Licensing and Compliance
SAP licensing costs account for a large proportion of a company’s IT budget and SAP licensing models are not always straightforward. SAP customers face numerous challenges in controlling costs and maintaining a compliant licensing position. JNC Consulting will discuss pro-active approaches and best practices for improving governance, risk and compliance measures, including indirect usage considerations, in order for your business to optimise IT costs and increase profitability.

(30 Minutes) Independent Support for SAP – A Key Cost Optimisation Strategy
Independent support for SAP is a proven, high impact strategy for cost optimisation that can deliver instantly measurable results. Rimini Street, the leading independent support provider, has helped over 1,750 organisations worldwide save up to 90% of total maintenance cost while receiving ultra-responsive, premium support service. In this session, you will learn how Rimini Street support compares to SAP vendor support, and how it actually works including upgrade avoidance and flexibility, ISO-certified processes, tax, legal and regulatory updates, and support for customisations.

(45 Minutes) Discussion: Assessing the Best Optimisation Strategies for Your Organisation
Join this peer to peer discussion to hear how organizations are successfully implementing cost optimisation strategies while dealing with S/4HANA roadmap uncertainties. This session will focus on sharing and applying knowledge, as well as providing you with an opportunity to learn from Rimini Street and JNC experts. Walk away with actionable insights and ideas to protect and maximize your SAP investment and application roadmap.

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1Source: IDG Connect, "Users Look For Better Value From ERP Support,” 2016.