Implementation Countries
Australia, New Zealand, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Canada, United States
Technologies
SAP ECC & S/4HANA

Bioventus

EN
Project Description

Implementation Highlights

  • Improved operational visibility across Bioventus facilities
  • Solid foundation for future initiatives improving operational effectiveness and control.
  • Standardized business processes across the organization

Milestones

Project started in June 2012 with a team of SAP experts implementing SAP ECC 6.0 in a total of 19 countries through 6 key go-live milestones:

  • 12/03/2012 The Netherlands
  • 12/31/2012 Italy, Belgium and Monaco
  • 03/04/2013 United Kingdom, Ireland, Norway, Sweden and Denmark
  • 04/01/2013 Finland, France, Switzerland, Canada and Andorra
  • 05/06/2013 Germany
  • 07/01/2013 United States, Poland, Australia and New Zealand

 

United VARs involved and their contribution

Answerthink managed the projects within the United States and rolled out Australia, New Zealand and Canada. United VARs member, CTAC, assisted with the European countries.

Challenges
  • Time sensitive regarding leaving legacy systems
  • Data extraction as operations prior to spin-off were not self-contained
  • Enforcing standardization while maintaining country/operational needs

Customer data

Bioventus

Name

Bioventus

Country

United States

Sector

Life Sciences

Number of employees

101-500

This SAP project required implementations in 19 countries with 6 go-live milestones – extremely time sensitive. With the collaboration of the United VARS organization, Bioventus now recognizes improved operational visibility with SAP Business All in One across their facilities with a solid foundation for future initiatives.

Partner data

Name

Answerthink USA

Country

United States

Description

Answerthink, a division of The Hackett Group, develops and offers qualified SAP® solutions, as well as SAP application management services, training, support, analytics, mobility, Cloud offerings and SAP HANA® platform.

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Name

CTAC

Country

Belgium

Other country

Netherlands

Description

As an innovative Total Solution Provider, Ctac helps customers realize their ambitions. The company does so by developing and implementing industry focused solutions that fully address customer’s needs and business processes in various markets.

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