SivaKumar Varadananjayan

Siva Varadananjayan is Global Head of the SAP Cloud & Technology Consulting Practice at Cognizant, with experience building the SAP Cloud & Technology Practice from the ground up. He is a chief architect, providing technology advisory services to customers on S/4HANA and BW4HANA for public cloud adoption. 

Siva is a frequent speaker and presenter on SAP cloud and digital transformation topics. He can be reached at and

For SAP Shops, Cloud Migration Is Essential – Pandemic Or Not

Even before the pandemic, enterprises with traditional on-prem IT infrastructures faced investment optimization challenges: high capital expenditures to maintain legacy hardware and software, real-time data and systems availability shortcomings, scalability challenges and digital strategy blind spots. As the prolonged economic pause threatens to undermine top- and bottom-line performance of organizations across industries and the globe, […]

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Once in the Cloud, Lose the On-Premises Thinking

In the last two years, enterprises have significantly boosted their adoption of cloud technologies. A recent IDG study found that 79% of organizations have at least one application or infrastructure component in the cloud, and another 18% plan to deploy cloud-based applications or infrastructure in the next 12 months. Many enterprises, however, continue to use […]

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