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  1. Meet the Three Challenges of Extracting Financial Data: High Volume, Content Modifications, and Satisfying User Needs

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Learn how to optimize three key processes to help meet the demands of extracting line-item financial data from R/3: loading financial data, enhancing the extraction process to modify content, and defining delta management to deal with high volume.   Extracting FI line-item data presents a number of challenges. Because of the large volume of detailed…...…
  2. Financial Data Migration Tips and Tricks

    ManagementLearn functional and technical tips for migrating data as part of a business consolidation strategy. Key Concept Data migration may involve moving data from a legacy SAP system to another SAP system or transferring data entered under one company code to another company code. Another type of data migration involves merging data pertaining to two…...…
  3. Reconcile Financial Data in a Complex Landscape

    As landscapes become more complicated and involve a plethora of sources, a reconciliation method becomes more crucial in reporting financial information. Analysis Process Designer (APD) can help reconcile your financial data. Key Concept While Analysis Process Designer is typically associated with building CRM analytical applications, you can use it to build analytical applications in other…...…
  4. Managing Data with SAP Data Replication and Transformation Tools

    Data and solution integration is becoming one of the most important aspects in enterprise architecture. Learn about the functionalities provided by SAP data replication and transformation solutions and their proper use. Key Concept Modern business solutions often run in a complex enterprise landscape that requires extensive use of data replication and transformation functionality. Tools such…...…
  5. Special Report: Implementing SAP HANA – An End-to-End Perspective

    In this exclusive special report, get an in-depth, step-by-step look at the aspects of implementing BI solutions on SAP HANA. Gain insight into how ETL integrates with SAP HANA and how SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0 analyzes and visualizes the data stored in SAP HANA. Key Concept SAP HANA modeling is a process whereby a developer…...…
  6. Get Data From Any Table in Another SAP System

    Say you want to get the contents of a table from one of your SAP systems (called the source system) into a current system (called the client system). Most of the time if you want to access the table content of a source system, you need to: Check to see if the content is in…...…
  7. Optimize Data Management in All Phases of Your SAP Implementation

    Poor data management can lead to many problems, from incorrect data, to a lack of integration, to bad analysis. Learn ways an effective data management strategy can help you in your efforts to optimize your system’s performance while increasing your compliance and reducing cost. Key Concept Data management is a critical component of running a…...…
  8. Get Data From Any Table in Another SAP System: A Generic Way in ABAP

    Learn a new way to load data from any table in any SAP system to any other SAP system. See how to use a Remote Function Call (RFC) function module call, Runtime Type Service (RTTS), and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) serialization/deserialization. Key Concept A Remote Function Call (RFC)-enabled function module is a function module that…...…
  9. How to Design and Develop Flexible Month-End Financial Allocation Solutions

    Reading time: 21 mins

    Find out about best practices and performance improvement tips for designing and developing month-end financial allocations using a combination of Business Planning and Simulation, Integrated Planning, ABAP function modules, and SAP NetWeaver BW. Key Concept The allocation process is performed in two steps, high level and low level. During the high-level allocation, finance data at…...…
  10. Secrets to Successful Data Conversions

    Converting data from a legacy system to an SAP system can be a daunting task. Follow experienced advice for planning and executing your data conversion strategy, from developing project scope to testing and monitoring the data conversion. Included with these tips are two downloads: a sample Microsoft Visio data dependency planning chart and a conversion…...…