When engaging with customers about archiving, we often get asked, “When is a good time to start archiving?” The answer is without a doubt, start as soon as possible and don’t stop. In many cases when customers are already archiving, we’ve managed to identify areas where we can make significant improvements.
Why is it so important? Databases typically grow by 15 – 20% per year and that excludes any significant business changes. This growth comes at a cost and it is crucial that you put steps in place to keep this at a minimum. By applying SAP Data Archiving as a Service with the help of Proceed, you can reduce this growth to less than 2%. Archiving has many other benefits.