Q&A: The Fundamentals of ERP Success


  1. Webinar On-Demand: Customer Experiences in Modernizing SAP Applications with a Cloud Operating Model

    How can I get the simplicity of the cloud while maintaining control of the data? How can I increase business flexibility and redundancy? How can I better tie IT costs to business use? These are common challenges in the market that are driving companies to consider a hyperconverged infrastructure for their SAP solutions. In this…...…
  2. Q&A: The Fundamentals of ERP Success

    Reading time: 7 mins

    ManagementAlbert H. Segars is the faculty director of the Center for Sustainable Enterprise, an RBC Bank Distinguished Professor, and the Chair of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For the past six years, he’s studied dozens of ERP implementations as an academic and consultant…....…
  3. Flow Rulesets: Take Control Over Your Rule’s Execution Sequence

    Reading time: 21 mins

    With the introduction of SAP NetWeaver Business Rules Management (SAP NetWeaver BRM) as part of SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment (SAP NetWeaver CE), you can increase your flexibility by externalizing frequently changing rules into a rules management system. See how you can use flow rulesets to manage your rules. Key Concept Business rules management systems allow…...…
  4. 3 Steps to Identify Missing Parts and Evaluate Shortages for Production Orders

    Reading time: 11 mins

    The availability of required parts becomes more critical as you get closer to starting your production run. Learn three steps to easily update your SAP ERP system with the latest availability of parts required for production, identify missing components, check expected receipts, and expedite procurement. Key Concept Components that are not available in sufficient quantities…...…
  5. Enable a Tax-Efficient Supply Chain in SAP ERP

    Reading time: 14 mins

    With increased focus on international markets, companies running SAP are continually looking to better manage the flow of goods in a tax-efficient way to help grow their business and improve their bottom lines. Find out some best practices and financial considerations when distributing goods in international markets. Key Concept To reduce costs when distributing goods…...…
  6. How to Accelerate Production and Avoid Common Pitfalls of a Change Request Life Cycle

    Reading time: 12 mins

    ManagerRead recommendations and suggestions for how you can use Change Request Management (ChaRM) to drive an efficient production change request process for your SAP solutions. See how to overcome typical challenges in this process, such as lack of traceability, poor communication between testing and development teams, and inadequate ticket response. Then find out how to…...…
  7. 9 Key Controls to Mitigate Purchase-to-Pay Compliance Concerns

    Reading time: 10 mins

    Sergei Peleshuk provides an overview of SAP BW/4HANA and key considerations to think about when making the decision to migrate. This content is available to Premium Members. Sign In Become a Member
  8. How to Use Standard Configuration to Automate Declining Negotiated Leave Balances

    Reading time: 12 mins

    Many organizations allow their HR department to provide additional leave entitlement for potential new hires as part of a negotiated employment contract. In most cases, the additional leave entitlement is reduced as the employee’s seniority increases and, once the combined level is reached, is dropped altogether. This may also occur during an acquisition if the…...…
  9. Tips for Managing Your Documentation During a Complex Rollout

    Reading time: 13 mins

    ManagerLearn how to handle maintenance and deployment projects simultaneously, and find out about tools in SAP Solution Manager to manage potentially conflicting change requests, including custom attributes, templates, the solution directory, and compare and adjust. Key Concept SAP Solution Manager can help manage the complexity inherent in ongoing rollout projects by serving as the configuration…...…
  10. Plan for Risks and Recovery in Sybase Mobile Sales for SAP CRM

    Reading time: 13 mins

    /MobileFind out how to identify assets, assess risks, mitigate residual risks, and implement backup and recovery options for Sybase Mobile Sales for SAP CRM. Key Concept Sybase Mobile Sales for SAP CRM offers a range of features for a mobile sales, service, or marketing professional. Sybase uses SAP NetWeaver technology for integration with mobile applications…....…