Enterprise Managed Archive for SAP
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Advantages of Enterprise Managed Archive for SAP
1 SAP Certified Archival
The EMA SAP Archive can archive multiple sources other than just SAP content. Unstructured information like e-mail, ﬁle share, printed documents, paper documents, and voice communications can all be added to the archive. Those documents are as protected as the SAP documents with the added beneﬁt of having access to all documents including SAP data. EMA is the perfect method to provide a corporate-wide, archive-based, all-in-one solution.
2 Proof of Evidence & eDiscovery
Providing evidence for eDiscovery is a huge challenge for most companies. Information and documents usually need to be retrieved from different sources using different software solutions. By using EMA, however, everything can be done within our solution. The search option incorporates all sources (including SAP), and with our “global search”, ﬁnding information from any of these multiple sources is fast and easy.
3 SAP Archive challenge
SAP solutions are used by a wide variety of businesses in vertical markets such as ERP, HR, warehouse management, transportation, healthcare, and many more. More than 70% of global business is tied to SAP in some way. Documents created or handled by SAP are in most cases regulated by law or compliance rules. However, one of the main issues in saving documents in SAP is that it requires a tremendous amount of administrative effort. The solution to handle these challenges is archiving. Traditional SAP archiving solutions are typical Document Management Solutions (DMS). Archiving via DMS is overkill because of the fact that only a small portion of the software is used to perform the task.
4 EMA & SAP –> a Strong Team
5 Low Maintenance and Administration
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Migration of Existing Archives
SAP archive migration is extremely challenging, time consuming, and expensive. A huge amount of data and documents need to be exported out of SAP, followed by a controlled import through SAP. ARTEC EMA has the beneﬁt of an embedded migration tool for SAP data which allows a fully automatic online migration of any SAP Archive. EMA will be connected to SAP by replacing the repository in SAP using the EMA Content Server. Once connected to SAP, the old archive will be connected to EMA to provide immediate access to all archived data.
The change in the setup can be done in just a few minutes. Once activated, EMA will archive all new documents delivered from SAP. Any SAP request for archived documents will be routed through EMA towards the old archive. All requested documents will be stored in EMA for future reference. All of the other documents will be pulled from the old archive until the synchronization is 100%. The EMA SAP migration allows online migration with no downtime and no maintenance.