SAP Lab – Evaluation & Innovation Centre Our SAP Lab – Evaluation and Innovation Centre is available to our customers as part of evaluations, implementations or migrations. The feasibility of technological changes be confirmed and optimized by a POC (Proof Of Concept) or as part of a pilot project. A Proof Of Concept is often very helpful for the assessment of costs, efforts for the planning of the project. In addition, possible technical or functional side-effects or incompatibilities are detected well in advance and there is thus the possibility of early identification of critical components. The following projects can be implemented as a pilot or Proof of Concept : Feasibility of a platform migrations (for example, OS / DB migration from Unix / Oracle to Windows / SQL Server) Assessment of development efforts as part of a Unicode conversion Detection of incompatibility or functional side-effects after an upgrade of the SAP system Calculation of space savings by compressing the database Pilot installations in preparation for an implementation project Installation of new SAP components or Add-Ons for evaluation or testing purpose Our SAP Lab – Evaluation and Innovation Centre is also available to our customers for training, workshops and demonstrations.