Brakes BrothersBrakes Brothers uses ActiveControl for safe multi-track SAP development
Brakes Brothers is a leading European food wholesaler to the catering industry with more than 50,000 customers including some of the largest leisure, pub, restaurant, hotel and contract catering groups in the world. The company also supplies food to independent restaurants, hotels, fast food outlets, schools and hospitals.
Brakes was undergoing a large five-year SAP transformation project, resulting in large volumes of SAP change. In order to support these immense changes of functionality, new SAP project landscapes were created highlighting the importance that they were all in synchronization with each other.
Brakes needed an automation tool to ensure these changes were supported whilst ensuring BAU integrity.
Our Solution - ActiveControl
Brakes uses ActiveControl to automate its SAP change and release management process and to support its dual-track SAP development. The solution, with its Release Orchestration function, fully automates the dual-track synchronization, reducing conflicts and re-keying.
By using ActiveControl, Brakes has greater governance with full visibility of all SAP changes, including audited approvals. ActiveControl has been pivotal in enabling Brakes to transform its business, allowing its SAP team to move changes to production faster, without compromising development quality.