SAPinsider 2022: Education Driving Technology, Leadership, and Sustainability

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  1. Integrate Period-End Processes by Linking Custom-Developed Programs to the Closing Cockpit

    See how you can link the custom-developed programs to your Closing Cockpit and follow a discussion on the special settings and prerequisites related to this process. Learn how to:• Link your custom-developed solutions to the Closing Cockpit for better integration with period-end activities to receive full reporting capabilities for executing custom-developed programs inside the Closing…...…
  2. Improving the Fit of the Standard FI/CO System to Your Site’s Specific Business Requirements with User Exits, Enhancements, and Events

    The author describes three ways to make enhancements to features without modifying the standard code. This provides a great deal of added flexibility to the FI/CO modules. In almost every R/3 implementation, a company asks repeatedly: “How can we enhance this feature or that feature without making a modification to the standard code?”1 This is…...…
  3. What Every BW/BI Developer Needs to Know About ABAP in BW

    Over time every BW developer needs to write ABAP in SAP NetWeaver BW to be able to meet user requirements. ABAP might be required in a start routine, end routine, expert routine, InfoPackage, Data Transfer Process, Analysis Process Designer, query, or field. Get basic knowledge on how to write ABAP code and the differences between…...…
  4. Improve Data Entry Efficiency with CATS User Exits

    SAPexperts?HRMake the most of the user exits in Cross-Application Time Sheet (CATS) with these expert tips. Key Concept A user exit is a placeholder SAP provides to allow customers to add custom functionality to an SAP transaction without having to perform a system modification. User exits come in various flavors; for example, they can be…...…
  5. Prevent False Conflicts with Supplemental Rules in SAP Access Control

    SAP Access Control provides you with the option to create a supplementary rule. The rule gives additional information to prevent a false conflict in a segregation of duties (SoD) risk analysis report. Learn the steps you need to complete to enable the supplementary rule. Key Concept A supplementary rule for segregation of duties (SoD) risk…...…
  6. Enhanced Alerts in SAP Access Control 10.x

    Alerts are more enhanced in Access Control 10.0 and 10.1 as compared to the Access Control 5.x releases. From the 10.x release and on alerts are generated only when an access risk is satisfied at the permission level, which eradicates false positive alerts. An example illustrates the enhanced alerts. Also gain insight into mitigation control…...…
  7. How to Use Quota Management User Exits for Complex Leave Requests

    Gain insight into the capabilities of each of the 12 user exits available in the quota management module. Review expert recommendations on how to implement the quota user exits to meet your unique requirements. Key Concept The absence quota configuration is flexible and capable of handling highly sophisticated requirements. When the standard configuration does not…...…
  8. SAP Pre-Announces Q4 Results and Executive Board Changes

    On January 14, SAP pre-announced Q4 results, and this was followed on January 15 by the announcement that Executive Board member Adaire Fox-Martin and CMO Alicia Tillman would be leaving the company. Fox-Martin will be replaced by Scott Russell, current President of SAP Asia-Pacific and Japan, while Tillman will be replaced by new Executive Board…
  9. Retain Your Legacy System’s Employee Number in R/3

    Companies implementing SAP HR often wish to retain the employee number from their pre-SAP system because it is deeply embedded in their corporate culture. The SAP personnel number field is frequently not able to accommodate this requirement. However, R/3 offers a way to store your legacy employee number in infotype 0032. Key Concept Infotype 0032…...…
  10. Epsilon Builds A Single Source of Truth To Empower Marketing Effectiveness

    By Alex Soto, Editor, SAPinsider With evolving consumer expectations and behaviors and dynamic shifts in business and society, marketing organizations often sit at the tip of the digital transformation spear. Specifically, chief marketing officers (CMO) are under pressure to transform their digital marketing strategies to better meet customer demands, elevate their organizations’ brands, and support…...…