by Molly Vaughan, Solution Manager Expert
Now available for both non-subscribers and subscribers of Solution Manager Expert to read in full by clicking here, the article "Meeting Resistance to Implementing SAP Solution Manager? Here's What to Do" by Esteban Hartzstein is a good place to start if you're responsible for the implementation and planning of applications, SAP systems, or even specifically Solution Manager at your company.
Some organizations would prefer to ignore Solution Manager than spend time learning how it can help them make their work more efficient. Others are intimidated by everything it can do and they aren't sure if it's something they're confident enough to undertake. If you feel like this - or if you're confident in Solution Manager but the decision-makers at your company aren't yet - this article was written for you.
But it's not just about how to convince people at your company (including everyone from managers to everyday end users) to adopt Solution Manager. This article also features a good starting guide to a Solution Manager implementation, including tips on process-oriented approaches, training users, and creating project standards. And now that it's also available for free, it's definitely worth a look!