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NTT DATA Business Solutions

Advisory Services for Excellence in Your Business

We help you align your business’ needs with IT solutions for the digital age.

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Reinvent and Continuously Optimize Your Business

In the fast-moving times of modern economy, companies need a new approach to enable agility and flexible adaptation to a changing environment. Therefore, our Advisory Services are designed to help you create synchronicity between your business needs and technology capabilities to set the stage for sustainable and continuous innovation. Our advisory experts provide valuable insights, analyze your situation, and help you plan concrete improvements. As a result, you can realize higher levels of strategic value and scale into the future – for a successful transformation to the intelligent enterprise.

Our Advisory Services include:

Are You Interested?

Do you already know that we can bring your business forward with our range of Advisory Services? The key factor is to develop a strategy that incorporates all the services which are required to fit your needs in an optimal way. And we can be your partner who detects those needs and acts accordingly on a level playing field.

Do you have questions regarding our Advisory Services or on how we can help you? Do you require specific details on one of our services? Do not hesitate to reach out!

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Develop the Right IT Strategy for Your Business

At NTT DATA Business Solutions, we work closely with you to develop an IT strategy centered on your overall business’s needs. Collaboratively we ask: What are your company’s goals and needs and what can your IT landscape do to best support and achieve them? With us, you benefit from an end-to-end IT consulting partner that understands your industry’s processes and knows how to achieve the best results as well as implement these solutions.

  • Modernization of legacy SAP IT systems 
  • Governance and optimization of the SAP application portfolio  
  • Optimal use and integration of cloud infrastructures – private, public or hybrid cloud  
  • Efficient processes and organization in IT service management  


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Discover the Power of Technology with Digital Transformation

We show you how you can utilize the opportunities of digital transformation instead of being overwhelmed by them. By focusing your innovation efforts on where it makes the most sense for your business case, you are able to formulate a clear and informed vision of how digital technologies will improve your business model or specific business processes. We help you set direction and get started, knowing which capabilities are needed to succeed. Our approach is modular and gives you the flexibility to adapt to new priorities without losing direction. 

  • Inspiration with ideas and concepts
  • Technology insights
  • Showcase demonstrations
  • Digital technology strategy and capability building
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Successfully Define Your SAP Transition Strategy & Roadmap

We help you discover the value and profitable potential of transitioning your SAP landscape to a state-of-the-art platform – private, public or hybrid cloud scenarios including a possible use of the RISE with SAP’ offering. For this, we identify and evaluate the different transition options that make sense for your business and formulate actionable roadmaps to execute the best-possible approach.

Our Advisory Services of guiding you to the right transition strategy include:

  • Business case support by analyzing your business requirements
  • Readiness checks of processes, data, and skills
  • Transition path, timeline, and digital roadmap adaptable to your organization’s priorities
  • Target architecture & landscape to set up a best-in-class computing framework

SAP S/4HANA Transition – Comfortable and Easy

Transitioning to SAP S/4HANA Cloud will infuse your business with the transformational power you need for the digital future. Our experts support you no matter which scenario – new implementation, system conversion, or landscape transformation and consolidation – and they help you remove complexity and uncertainty in the process. Our modular solution packages cover all the essential components including data migration, testing, training, and change management. The use of proven templates, accelerators, and tools ensures highest quality results with a simple process – over 520 customers in over 28 countries have already opted for SAP S/4HANA with NTT DATA Business Solutions AG.

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SAP S/4HANA for a Viable Future


The NTT DATA Business Solutions experts know exactly what they’re doing and got us straight to production startup with the SAP S/4HANA conversion. Now, our global processes are innovative and viable for the future.

Michael Kallenberg, Head of Information Technology, DENIOS AG

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Unlock Hidden Potential by Process Evaluation & Optimization

High performing end-to-end processes are critical to any successful business. We provide useful insights into existing process performance and help to identify actions to address potential gaps. The outcome are operational efficiency improvements, cost reduction, and profitability enhancements – providing the optimal blueprint for your intelligent enterprise.

  • Analyze your process architecture
  • Define and validate process target metrics and KPIs
  • Design and optimize operational processes
  • Take advantage of AI-based Process Mining Services
  • Identify automation potential
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Increase IT Resources with Managed Services Strategy

For the demands on IT and its complexity are constantly rising, managed services are a flexible and resource-efficient option to hand over some of the tasks to an external IT service provider. To retain complete control and leadership over your IT, we support you in developing a detailed strategic concept of your managed services strategy.

  • Risk assessment and business case support: On the basis of market research, we ascertain how to create added value and prevent unnecessary costs.
  • Make vs. buy: The analysis of multi-sourcing strategies enables you to find the best service distribution. What you gain is a high level of flexibility as well as qualitative and commercial advantages.
  • Cloud and platform: Tailored platform strategies and technologies, including hyperscaling for flexible and massively scalable cloud computing, enable you to gain competitive advantages.

Learn more about our Managed Cloud Services and Application Management Services

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Cloud Advisory: Choosing the Right Cloud Strategy

In our Fact Sheet, we show how you can work with us to identify the cloud that best fits your platform strategy. Moreover, the Fact Sheet will help you navigate and get necessary advice along your strategic process of digital transformation.

In selected workshops, we give you an insight into the basics and advantages of the public cloud, with special consideration of SAP guidelines and your company-specific requirements.

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Ensure Great Results with Adoption & Change Management

Transformation projects are often prevented from delivering their true value to the business due to a lack of governance and leadership, insufficient understanding of the impact on the business, non-transparent communication, or failing employee empowerment. Focusing on the activities and outcomes that drive business readiness and successful adoption, our services are dedicated to guiding you through change management and helping you to achieve the desired results from your business investments in SAP. Our approach is built on a pragmatic framework and toolkit – all integrated with our Project Methodology to ensure consistency and quality in delivery.

  • Change Communication
  • Training & Enablement
  • Change Integration
  • Change Leadership
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The Importance of Business Strategy Development


When delivering Advisory Services and building a consistent transformation and optimization roadmap, we do have the IT background as well as industry-specific process knowledge in mind. We take a pragmatic approach to lead you through the process and pave the road for successful implementation, adoption and long-term value realization.

Stefan Ellerbrake, Global Field Consulting, NTT DATA Business Solutions

Leverage Our Advisory Services Based on Your Needs

Our IT consulting services at NTT DATA Business Solutions are based on over three decades of experience. We work client-centered, meaning that our goal is enabling you to handle all facets of digital innovation and transformation in your organization successfully.

Our expertise in seven core industries – Chemical industry, Consumer Products, Discrete Industries, Life Sciences, Professional Services, and Wholesale Distribution – helps ensure that your IT strategy leads to business success.


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