The SAP implementation roadmap is a standard process provided by SAP AG for smooth SAP implementation and is called the ASAP Roadmap. The ASAP Roadmap consists of fi ve phases: (1) Project Preparation, (2) Business Blueprint, (3) Realization, (4) Final Preparation, and (5) Going Live and Support.
Project Preparation — In this phase of the ASAP Roadmap, decision-makers define clear project objectives and an efficient decision-making process. Here, project organization and roles are defined and implementation scope is finalized.
Business Blueprint — In this phase, the scope of the R/3 implementation is defined and the Business Blueprint is created. The Business Blueprint is a detailed documentation of the customer’s requirements.
Realization — The purpose of Phase 3 is to configure the R/3 system. The configuration is carried out in two steps: baseline configuration and final configuration.
Final Preparation — The purpose of this phase is to complete the final preparation of the R/3 system for going live. This includes testing, user training, system management, and cutover activities to finalize your readiness to go live.