May 29, 2020


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Dept of Finance calls for SAP HANA cloud platform – Strategy – Cloud

The Department of Finance has place out the connect with for a SAP HANA cloud system to underpin the federal government’s proposed enterprise resource planning (ERP) program.

The office on Thursday approached the market place for a “Commonwealth HANA enterprise cloud” system, the lastest ingredient of its SAP/4 HANA-dependent GovERP program.

The centrally managed GovERP program is getting designed to standardise company and fiscal methods across the government’s six shared services hubs.

The hubs, which ended up released in 2016 as result of the shared support routine, presently serve the company services requirements of 73 organizations making use of independent SAP-dependent ERP methods.

But with most hubs needing to substitute their present methods before they reach conclude-of-lifetime in 2025, the federal government has agreed that hubs will coordinate their investment.

Finance will use the new HANA enterprise cloud system to substitute its present HANA ecosystem, which is presently applied to supply services to a range of federal government organizations.

“Finance maintains a SAP Business Suite on a HANA ecosystem supporting the SAP landscapes for a range of Australian Governing administration organizations,” tender paperwork point out.

“The SAP ecosystem is presently furnished by SAP HANA Organization Cloud Products and services.

“Finance is in search of to test the market place for this support, with the support to be totally operational no later on than 30 March 2021.” 

The HANA system will be expected to have formal: sensitive stage details, which is a single classification under guarded stage details.

It will also be expected to use the government’s safe fibre community, dubbed the Intra-Governing administration Communications Community (ICON).

Finance is planning to shortlist tenderers that meet its demands before awarding a deal for up to two many years by July. A digital marketplace briefing will be held on March 31. 

Earlier this thirty day period, the office went wanting for suppliers to supply “complementary capabilities” for GovERP, beginning with a federal government-broad contractor administration program.