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  1. How to Optimize Your Customer Contract Administration Using Master Contract Functionalities

    Learn how to configure and use SAP master contract referencing requirements and copy rules to optimize the administration of customer contracts in SAP sales and distribution (SD). Discover how to resolve some related customer contract issues. Key Concept The SAP master contract functionality makes it possible for the values in certain defined fields in an…...…

  2. Customize Your Logistics and Finance Processes by Changing Production Master Data with ECM

    Engineering Change Management (ECM) is a central function in logistics that you can use to change various aspects of production master data (e.g., bills of material, routings, and materials) with history (using effectivity dates) or depending on specific conditions. Understand the purpose of ECM using SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 and how you can use…...…

  3. How SAP Fiori Impacts SAP HR Functionality: Q&A with Jeremy Masters on the Roadmap for HR Renewal and SAP SuccessFactors

    SAP Fiori is an SAP UI5 platform to make the user experience more modern and consumer-grade. What is the user experience roadmap around new HR functionality for HR Renewal and SAP Fiori applications? How does it fit within SAP’s overall cloud strategy with SAP SuccessFactors? HR 2017 speaker Jeremy Masters, Managing Partner at Worklogix, answered…...…

  4. Efficient Data Management in Healthcare Using SAP Master Data Governance

    SAP’s Master Data Governance application provides an integrated data management capability for the creation, maintenance, validation, and distribution of master data across the enterprise. If you already have an SAP ERP system, then adding SAP Master Data Governance accelerates the master data maintenance process, leading to enhanced quality of your master data by leaps and…

  5. Introduction to the ABAP Data Dictionary and Managing Data Dictionary Objects (Chapter 5)

    This sample chapter (chapter 5) from Faisal Altaf’s book, “Introduction to ABAP: A Project-Driven Guide,” is an overview of the ABAP Data Dictionary. The book uses the example of a point of sale project to introduce ABAP. As a current SAP Experts member you can read the eBook (online or download) with no extra charge…...…

  6. Part 2: Data Modeling Strategies to Avoid Data Inaccuracy and Ensure Consistency

    Overcome the challenge of retaining the original master data attribute validity from when transactions occurred. Key Concept Developers only tend to use time-dependent master data attributes when a source system provides them as time dependent. However, SAP NetWeaver BI can also record time-independent master data from a source system as time dependent. This can greatly…...…

  7. How to Use Workflow for Better Data Control and Integrity

    Learn how to configure the workflow-driven change request management functionality in SAP GRC 10.0, which is designed to enforce control in the maintenance of master data. Key Concept Change Request Management is a control process aimed at ensuring that changes to master data are independently reviewed by appropriate personnel to ensure that the proposed modifications…...…

  8. What is master data within SAP?

    Through the purchase requisition (BANF for short), a department reports its need for material or services. This triggers a purchase order for the purchasing department. For a better understanding we will work out the master data from this example in the end.

  9. Data Modeling with Time-Dependent Master Data

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    Depending on the setup of your system, new master data can overwrite your old data when it is loaded. However, you can view data from a certain point in time with time-dependent master data. The author debates the benefits and drawbacks of adding time dependency to your data model.   The need for time-dependent master…...…

  10. Synchronize Master Data Between Customer Master Data and Business Partner

    See how to synchronize master data between a customer and business partner in an SAP ERP system. With this synchronization, you streamline master data, avoid redundancy, and protect master data integrity. Key Concept Master data such as products, customers, suppliers, and employees is most important for making business transactions. The SAP system uses the Business…...…