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3018442 - Selective Data Transition and Selective Data Transition Engagement


There is a need to clarify the term “Selective Data Transition”.

As a customer you are planning to transform your system landscape based on SAP ERP to SAP S/4HANA.

You are in the process of discussing a roadmap or planning a project to perform a Selective Data Transition (SDT) with SAP, a partner of SAP or a member of the Selective Data Transition Engagement (SDTE).

You are searching for information with regards to answers to frequently asked key questions, statements with regards to key topics regarding functionality, scope and inclusions/exclusions concerning the Selective Data Transition concept and its support.

Selective Data Transition is also marketed with different brand names by the members of SDTE (like “Bluefield”, “s.m.a.r.t”, "colorful", “Allfield”, “Selective S/4HANA Transition” and others). You want to understand more about if and how these offerings are supported or signed off by SAP.



Transformation of any SAP ERP solution to SAP S/4HANA using the SAP Selective Data Transition approach or a transition approach of a third party.


SAP ERP all versions ; SAP S/4HANA 1610 ; SAP S/4HANA 1709 ; SAP S/4HANA 1809 ; SAP S/4HANA 1909 ; SAP S/4HANA 2020 ; SAP S/4HANA 2021 ; SAP S/4HANA 2022 ; SAP S/4HANA 2023


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