Improving Customer Service & Mitigating Transportation Disruptions with Descartes Supply Chain Visibility & Connectivity Solutions

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  1. Improve Background Process Design with Process Chain Scheduling

    The true value of any new algorithm or process implementation can be derived only when the batch process in which these functionalities are executed has been optimally designed. Learn the fundamentals of process chain scheduling and then walk through eight scenarios in which you can implement such scheduling using sample utilities to improve your process…...…

  2. How to Control Process Chains Using Decision Variants

    Reading time: 12 mins

    Follow these step-by-step instructions for an alternative mechanism to stop process chains from running without having to remove them from meta chains or from the schedule. This solution helps avoid human error and data discrepancies in BI reports. Key Concept A meta chain links several process chains together and allows you to use every process…...…

  3. Digital Supply Chain

    Improving Customer Service & Mitigating Transportation Disruptions with Descartes Supply Chain Visibility & Connectivity Solutions

    Reading time: 3 mins

    Visibility in supply chains goes beyond just tracking freight location – it involves anticipating delays, providing predictive ETAs, and optimizing operations. This broader visibility generates value across multiple departments by addressing consumer demands for swift, accurate order fulfillment and detailed delivery information. However, fragmented systems and processes among suppliers, distributors, carriers, and stakeholders hamper seamless…

  4. Enhance the CRM WebClient UI with Custom Fields

    Walk through a step-by-step example of how to enhance the new CRM WebClient UI. With SAP CRM 2006s and SAP CRM 2007, you do not need programming experience to customize your CRM WebClient UI screens. Key Concept The business role determines the functionalities a user can access. Within the business role, the config key determines…...…

  5. 2023 HR Meta-Trends by SAP SuccessFactors

    In an on-demand session at the virtual SAP Sapphire event, The Growth and Insights team for SAP® SuccessFactors® solutions presented their recent research on the evolution of top HR meta-trends and the changing priorities. The session also included SAP SuccessFactors's perspective on the findings. Conducted through an analysis using 73 sources from the business press,…

  6. Automate Your Import Filing to Reduce Compliance Costs with SAP BusinessObjects Global Trade Services

    Companies have to deal with the import of goods into their country and the declarations that go along with importing. To improve on efficiency, reduce costs in your compliance process, and avoid delays in customs clearance, you can automate your import declarations using functionality in SAP BusinessObjects Global Trade Services. Key Concept Import filing to…...…

  7. Inventory Planning and Optimization with SAP Advanced Safety Stock Planning and SAP SmartOps

    Read two case studies to learn how to implement SAP APO Advanced Safety Stock Planning (ASSP) and SAP SmartOps Enterprise Inventory Optimization (EIO). Key Concept SAP SmartOps Enterprise Inventory Optimization (EIO) provides a comprehensive, enterprise-wide process for optimizing, managing, and monitoring inventory stocking levels for finished product and raw material components across the supply chain. …...…

  8. Make Identity Management Sarbanes-Oxley-Compliant by Leveraging Integrated SAP Solutions

    Efficient processes for identity management (IDM) are a challenge to many companies — in particular when access- and authorization-related risks must be managed and taken under consideration prior to provisioning access privileges. SAP BusinessObjects Access Control 5.3 comes with a Web service-based interface intended to provide risk analysis and mitigation features to IDM solutions. See…...…

  9. Understand and Extend SAP Access Control 10.0 Approval Workflow

    SAP Access Control 10.0 uses a Multistage, Multipath (MSMP) workflow engine (an enhancement of SAP Business Workflow) to achieve a flexible configuration process for approval workflows needed for SAP Access Control business functionality. Because of the huge customer base of SAP Access Control, the MSMP workflow engine was developed to be robust and flexible to…...…

  10. Plan and Schedule a Sustainment Program for Complex Assets to Increase Uptime

    Managing a fleet of complex assets requires a well-organized and detailed approach to document maintenance requirements and to schedule their execution. The aim is to balance uptime for the asset and leverage the use of the repair facility. These capabilities are available using SAP’s Maintenance Program Definition (MPD) Workbench and Maintenance Event Builder (MEB). Using…...…