The Case for a Center of Expertise

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  1. Four Steps to Create an Effective COE

    To get the most value for their investment, many companies create a center of excellence (COE) to oversee SAP projects and ensure their lasting success. David Jantzen and Dan Haynes of Deloitte discuss how to build a COE that can support your SAP project long after go-live. An SAP center of excellence (COE) is an…...…

  2. 9 THINGS YOUR COE MUST DO TO PREPARE FOR SAP S/4HANA

    1. Expertise within SAP S/4HANA CoEs A mistake many organizations make when building an SAP CoE is treating it as a support function, rather than a driver of business value through SAP. This means that many CoEs are understaffed or underskilled as their focus has been primarily technical around support. When you move to S/4HANA,…...…

  3. Boost the Success of Your COE by Developing the Right Metrics

    ManagementWith a little discipline and the right metrics, the SAP Center of Excellence (COE) can be transformed from an application support team into a key player in the business. See how the Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics division boosted the success of its COE, and how you can apply the same techniques in your company. SAP…...…

  4. Create Great Custom Report Design Specs for Your ABAP Team Using Table COEP

    Sometimes the only way to meet a CO reporting requirement is to have your ABAP team generate a custom program. The integrity and performance of that program depends on the quality of the instructions you give the team. Table COEP plays an important role here, because its indexes will help ensure good report response time…...…

  5. SAP Customer CoE Insights and Customer Cloud Success: Virtual On-demand Track

    Recorded April 2022:This track of sessions was designed to help SAP Customers gain the new practices, insights skills, and competencies you need for your organization to evolve you SAP Customer Center of Excellence to help reduce costs, improve operations and to continually drive value from SAP. There are many new SAP Technologies and Cloud Solutions for your CoE…...…

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    The Case for a Center of Expertise

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    Without a CoE, the business community might not know who to engage for addressing new business requirements. The CoE provides a single point of contact for everything from incident management to minor changes, major projects, and overall system governance. The CoE is tasked with coordinating between business and the overall IT organization to develop the…

  7. An Overview of SAP EWM Shipping Cockpit Planning and Execution

    Hein Botha and David Webb explain how to set up and configure an end-to-end outbound business process using the Shipping Cockpit inside SAP’s Extended Warehouse Management (EWM) product. They describe the two functions inside the Supply Chain Cockpit: Shipping Cockpit Planning (SCOP) and Shipping Cockpit Execution (SCOE). This content is for Basic Access, SAPinsider Monthly…

  8. SAP S/4HANA Finance: How to Activate and Use Additional Quantity Fields in Account-Based CO-PA

    Discover how to activate additional quantity fields in account-based Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) so that quantities are also included in reporting. These additional quantity fields are made available in the Controlling module (CO) line-item tables, CO-PA top-down distributions, and CO-PA assessment cycles. Key Concept In SAP S/4HANA Finance, up to three additional quantities can be defined…...…

  9. The Rise of Integration as a Strategic Imperative

    A successful business case for integration hinges on a company’s ability to start viewing it as a strategic imperative at the heart of digital transformation, which will not just save costs but generate revenue. This article uncovers what is driving the increased focus on integration today. It also shares and details some guiding principles SAP…

  10. Handle Partially Reclaimable VAT with Pro-Rata VAT Functionality in Your SAP System

    Many organizations in the EU use Value Added Tax (VAT) on certain sales. However, not all sales allow VAT charges. If you’re a company providing products that are both VAT-eligible and VAT-ineligible, how do you account for this in your system? See how to set up and customize pro-rata VAT in your SAP system. Key…...…