SAP Cloud ALM

What is SAP Cloud ALM?

SAP Cloud ALM helps you to implement and operate intelligent cloud and hybrid business solutions.

You benefit from an out-of-the-box, native cloud solution, designed as the central entry point to manage your SAP landscape with content-driven guided implementation and highly automated operations.

SAP Cloud ALM is included in your cloud subscription and in SAP Enterprise Support. 

 

Value

Accelerate time-to-value

  • Effectively run fit-to-standard workshops
  • Automatically assign team tasks
  • Centrally orchestrate test activities 
  • Consistently deploy to production 
  • Establish end-to-end traceability

Ensure Business Continuity

  • Ensure business process performance
  • Predict anomalies with machine learning
  • Reduce resolution time with automation
  • Improve solution health with analytics
  • Ensure SLAs with transparent reporting

Safeguard your cloud journey

  • Streamline service collaboration
  • Increase delivery efficiency
  • Easily identify service schedules
  • Quickly understand results
  • Simplify issue and action tracking 

Customer Stories

"Based on SAP Cloud ALM, we have implemented several use cases for integration monitoring, health monitoring, and real-user monitoring, which has given us the transparency for the cloud services we are looking for.”

"With the alerting functionality, we can discover and track down irregularities before they disrupt our operations to help ensure business continuity."

"Task management functionality in the SAP Cloud ALM solution brings the SAP Activate methodology to life and helps us orchestrate implementations end to end."

"The SAP Cloud ALM solution, which includes built-in guides and best practices, has been a key enabler to accelerate adoption of cloud solutions from SAP."

"he SAP Cloud ALM solution takes a top-down approach and compliments our other tools. The built-in guided help is very intuitive. And with the SAP Early Adopter Care program, we gain greater flexibility."

"Thanks to Business Process Monitoring and Real User Monitoring applications enabled in the SAP Cloud ALM solution, we can verify how rollout projects are being adopted, following business KPIs, and see how users are using SAP S/4HANA Cloud, checking the most-used apps."

Featured SAP solutions supported by SAP Cloud ALM

Coming soon: Learn how SAP Cloud ALM supports SAP Ariba

Explore all supported solutions.

Functional Overview

Implementation

Experience a harmonized, content-driven implementation approach for the intelligent, sustainable enterprise.

Operations

Ensure smooth business operations and increase business process execution quality and performance.

Service

Facilitate collaboration and transparency along the entire end-to-end SAP service delivery process.

Visit the SAP Roadmap Explorer to discover planned functionalities for SAP Cloud ALM.

Expert Knowledge

Expand your knowledge with expert content detailing setup, configuration and usage of SAP Cloud ALM processes and capabilities.

Learn about the usage rights for SAP Cloud ALM.

Interactive Channels

Get in contact with your peers and share experiences and learning opportunities!

Join SAP Community to interact with customers, partners and SAP experts. Learn from blogs and articles, discuss open questions or share your knowledge in your own blog posts and by answering questions.

Take advantage of various offerings for SAP Cloud ALM to jumpstart your cloud transformation journey.

Watch our YouTube videos to build your knowledge and extend your skills. Participate in our What's New calls to stay current on latest developments.

Meet our experts to learn in interactive sessions, strategy talks or deep-dive classes. We offer a wide range of virtual and on-site events for you to learn and to get your questions answered!

This monthly newsletter helps you to stay informed about updates and events relating to SAP's ALM offerings.

Technical Information

Getting started

Understand the steps required to set up, configure, and administer SAP Cloud ALM.

Help and Documentation

Find out how to use SAP Cloud ALM to maximize benefits and improve your experience.

What's New?

Get information about the latest functions and features in SAP Cloud ALM.

Frequently Asked Questions

First of all, SAP Cloud ALM leverages the general benefits of Cloud solutions: 

  • You do not need to invest in hardware. And delays for ordering the hardware diminishes as well 
  • You do not need to care for basic setup, complex configuration, and basis operations 
  • There is no need to build up technical knowledge 
  • You do not need to plan and execute regular technical upgrade projects 

But the value of holistic IT management is even bigger in cloud-centric landscapes: 

  • Application lifecycle management ensures business continuity. Proactive detection of upcoming problems, root-cause analysis to identify the source of disruptions, and accelerated problem resolution enables you to minimize downtime of their end-to-end business processes. 
  • SAP Cloud ALM accelerates implementation and change projects. This results in faster time-to-market. 
  • The central platform ensures efficient execution of the IT jobs remaining at the customer. And it ensures transparency of hybrid environments integrating multiple cloud services.

An interactive table supported solutions is available in the SAP Help Portal. SAP Cloud ALM started with the focus on SaaS offerings of SAP, but now also covers on-premise solutions. This is the foundation for proper ALM of hybrid solutions. 

No. SAP Cloud ALM is part of SAP Enterprise Support, cloud editions. Customers are entitled to use SAP Cloud ALM if they subscribe to an SAP Cloud Service that includes SAP Enterprise Support, cloud editions. 

For more questions, please take a look at our extensive Question & Answers list.