Chapter 10

UPGRADE PROJECT MANAGEMENT

The SAP system upgrade is a complex project and should be managed as such. Therefore, the project manager should be experienced in managing complex ICT or Business Affecting projects. The SAP upgrade requires a project team, which includes staff with several skill sets and different backgrounds.

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Figure 10.1: Different skills are required during an SAP Upgrade project.

To successfully complete an SAP upgrade, there are several methodologies available to the project team to achieve this goal. The two most common methodologies are “ASAP for Upgrade,” which is developed by SAP, and “DSDM for SAP,” which is primarily ...

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