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  1. Due Diligence in M&A Transaction: How SAP Helps Mitigate Risks

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    Due diligence is a key step during mergers and acquisitions (M&A). SAP offers four tools (SAP BusinessObjects Watchlist Security; SAP BusinessObjects Governance, Risk, and Compliance solutions; SAP BusinessObjects Access Control; and SAP StreamWork) to help you mitigate risk during the M&A transaction. Key Concept A merger and acquisition (M&A) process is intense and complex spanning...…

  2. Due Diligence in M&A Transaction: How SAP Helps Mitigate Risks

    Due diligence is a key step during mergers and acquisitions (M&A). SAP offers four tools (SAP BusinessObjects Watchlist Security; SAP BusinessObjects Governance, Risk, and Compliance solutions; SAP BusinessObjects Access Control; and SAP StreamWork) to help you mitigate risk during the M&A transaction. Key Concept A merger and acquisition (M&A) process is intense and complex spanning...…

  3. SAP M&A: Challenges and Solutions for IT and Business Alignment

    In today’s dynamic business landscape, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) have become common strategies for companies looking to expand, diversify, or strengthen their market positions.

  4. Control User Compliance to a Stipulated Source of Supply Using a Source List

    Learn how to set up and implement the SAP system functionality to enforce user compliance to an approved source of supply with a source list at the plant and material levels in the SAP ERP Materials Management Purchasing (MM-PUR) component. Key Concept A source list can be a vital tool for achieving 100 percent user...…

  5. Aspen Moves to SAP S/4HANA While Protecting Data

    South Africa-based Aspen Pharmacare responded to recent global challenges by upgrading its IT infrastructure to improve productivity and regulatory compliance. The drug firm had multiple ERP systems worldwide, both SAP and non-SAP, which created inefficiencies and compliance risks. The company decided to move to SAP S/4HANA and deploy it on SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud to…

  6. Overcoming Compliance Issues with TINCheck by Sovos

    TINCheck by Sovos has introduced enhanced services to help businesses mitigate risks related to tax penalties, sanctions, and identity theft threats. By utilizing tax ID data from the IRS and expanded sources such as OFAC and the DMF, TINCheck offers comprehensive compliance checks. According to Sovos President Alice Katwan, these services are crucial for protecting…

  7. Use Your SAP NetWeaver Portal Safely on the Internet

    Learn how to configure SAP NetWeaver Portal so that you can safely access it over the Internet. By carefully designing the system and considering any effects on it, you can achieve a safe and secure system that allows more simple and efficient access to data and information. Key Concept An Internet-facing portal is an SAP...…

  8. A Systematic Approach to Evaluating SAP HANA

    /IT/Project ManagementConsidering SAP HANA? Learn how to focus your efforts and create a business case to deploy the solution in your company. Over the past several months, I have spoken with a large, diverse group of individuals working for a wide variety of companies that have interest in SAP HANA. In these conversations, it has...…

  9. Six Keys to Achieving the “Flawless Launch”

    ManagementIn the manufacturing world, a flawless launch is one in which a new product is brought through the 90-day start of production phase with no defects or delays. It is an elusive ideal, since manufacturers must — among other things — keep development costs on target, secure production part approvals, deliver samples on time, ensure...…

  10. Prepare Your Landscape for the Migration to SAP S/4HANA Finance

    Whether you are already implementing SAP S/4HANA Finance or you are still in the evaluation stage, you need to learn about the architecture considerations before making the move to better prepare your current SAP ERP system for the migration. Sonam Pawar, A speaker at the upcoming SAP Financials 2016 conference in Singapore, answered questions on...…