You’ve invested in SAP to bring your business to the forefront of your industry, and you know how crucial it is to have a reliable and efficient SAP basis support system in place. The primary function of SAP basis is to provide a platform for SAP applications to run on, and it is responsible for managing various aspects of SAP systems, including installation, configuration, upgrades, and maintenance.

SAP runs on almost any system, and you can use the database of your choice. It’s designed to be scalable and with the future in virtualization and cloud computing, SAP is an essential foundation for the optimal functioning of your business and its growth.

A deeper dive into what SAP Basis is

SAP Basis manages system and database upgrades, migrations, conversions, etc.; does the planning and implementation of support package stacks and enhancement packages.  SAP Basis administrators also provide the day-to-day monitoring of critical functions.  Innovative companies, like 1st Basis Consulting, have developed monitoring systems that streamline the daily monitoring activities and allow for proactive efforts to be taken in the maintenance of your SAP system.

Your SAP systems can work only as well as SAP Basis works. Basis Administration keeps the whole enterprise running smoothly.

The trend is to have a technical lead in-house to maintain ownership of the landscape and outsource SAP Basis Administration to streamline, external, resources. SAP Basis Administrators can make the whole SAP system achieve everything your business needs.

No-one knows your SAP Landscape as SAP Basis does!

Juan Reyes – SAP Blog: Back to Basis – The Evolution

SAP Basis Administrators are the offensive line protecting the system. SAP Basis Administration provider guarantees smooth operation and system availability. In the unlikely event that SAP goes down, Basis Administrators will recover the system. Everyone knows that the best defense is a good offense, and SAP Basis Administrators are proactive.

Basis Administrators should:

  • Be trusted partners in managing your SAP landscape
  • Always be certified experts in SAP best practices
  • Understand the needs of your business and provide economical use of Basis resources
  • Possess cloud, hosting, and infrastructure expertise
  • Have flexible capacity for enhancement packs (EHP) upgrades, migrations, and projects
  • Offer constant machine and personal monitoring

Outsourcing Your SAP Basis Support

You know your own business and shouldn’t be expected to be experts in business applications of software information systems. The advantages of having experts in the field managing your SAP Basis cannot be overstated. The right Basis Administration company will get to know your particular business needs and expectations and manage SAP Basis to meet them. SAP should make your business practices streamlined and efficient, not present another hurdle to you or your customers. With SAP Basis Administration, your Enterprise will always be functioning at peak, so that you won’t even have to think about it.

Outsourcing your SAP basis support can be beneficial for your company in many ways. First and foremost, it can help you reduce costs. With an external provider handling your SAP basis support, you can avoid the expense of hiring and training an in-house SAP basis team. Additionally, outsourcing can help you streamline your operations and reduce downtime by ensuring that your SAP system is always up-to-date and performing optimally.

When choosing an SAP basis support provider, it’s essential to consider their experience and expertise. Look for a provider with a proven track record of successfully managing SAP systems, as well as a deep understanding of the latest SAP technologies and best practices. A reliable provider should also offer 24/7 support to ensure that your SAP system is always up and running.

At 1st Basis, we specialize in providing SAP basis support to small and medium sized businesses. Our team of experienced SAP professionals has a wealth of knowledge in managing SAP systems, and we work closely with our clients to ensure that their SAP systems are always running smoothly. We offer a range of SAP basis services, including system installations, upgrades, migrations, and ongoing maintenance and support.

If you’re currently looking to outsource your SAP basis support, we’d love to hear from you. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you streamline your operations and reduce costs while ensuring that your SAP system is always performing at its best.


This blog was updated in May 2023. Portions of the update were made using AI.