Live from SAPinsider 2023: Legacy Data Complexity a Barrier for Finance Teams

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  1. Key Considerations When Moving Financial Planning and Reporting to the Cloud

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    Moving key business functions to the cloud involves a host of considerations, particularly when it comes to moving to a cloud-based financial planning and reporting solution. A major goal for any business evaluating the transition is to translate the value back to the organization, which requires evaluating cost of ownership, understanding practical first steps to…

  2. How to Setup Demand Planning in SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization

    SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization, demand planning allows a business to perform forecasting of their materials while considering all the factors that affect the demand. Demand planning is periodic and contains multi-step processes such as data gathering, statistical analysis, reviewing market intelligence reports, and performing adjustments against budgeted forecast to drive material requirements planning. SAP…

  3. Integrate Your SAP Data into SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation

    The purpose and the semantics of transaction level data in SAP ERP can differ significantly from what business users expect to see in SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation when they perform their forecasting and consolidation activities. Taking these differences into account when integrating data into SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation is often more complex than…...…

  4. Mitigate Foreign Trade Payment Compliance Risk Using the Cockpit for Documentary Payments

    Learn how the Cockpit for Documentary Payments can be used to facilitate international customers’ payment compliance, thereby reducing the risk of doing foreign trade. Follow steps to implement the Documentary Payments component in SAP sales and distribution (SD). Key Concept The Cockpit for Documentary Payments provides automated financial documents to facilitate payment guarantee procedures required…...…

  5. How to Configure and Test Flexible Planning to Improve Performance and Increase Profits

    A good conceptual understanding of the Flexible Planning component of SAP Sales and Operations Planning (SAP SOP) helps reduce the number of cyclic iterations in Information Structure configurations and test its impact on the planning type before choosing the final design. Learn the necessary steps to configure Flexible Planning in your SAP system, including configuring…...…

  6. Not Your Same Old Advanced Planning System Implementation!

    Panelists: Robert Birdsall and Ryan Rickard, SCMO2 Date: September 6 Sponsor: IBP Bootcamp and SCM 2018 Gone are the days of engaging a System Integrator and waiting nine to twelve months for the first in a series of rollouts. With today’s cloud platform, and specifically SAP Integrated Business Planning (SAP IBP), the platform is upgraded…...…

  7. Balance-Sheet and Cash-Flow Planning with SAP NetWeaver BI

    Balance-sheet and cash-flow planning helps you get your cash picture under control. Learn how to design a solid, flexible SAP NetWeaver BI data model for balance-sheet planning. Examine the five key steps required to create balance-sheet planning and cash-flow planning. Key Concept Balance-sheet and cash-flow planning using SAP NetWeaver BI Integrated Planning enable you to…...…

  8. Express Planning Gives Managers Access to Plan Data in Multiple Systems

    Express Planning is a self-service Web functionality in mySAP ERP 2005 that gives managers the ability to extract the data they need during the budgeting process, even if the data is in a different system. They also can write data back to various modules and monitor variances without any external help. Express Planning masks the…...…

  9. Manage Role-Based Authorization for Cloud-Based SAP Integrated Business Planning

    Learn how to effectively manage stakeholder access for SAP Integrated Business Planning for sales and operations 4.0. Key Concept SAP Integrated Business Planning for sales and operations is a solution powered by SAP HANA that supports an organization’s end-to-end sales and operations planning business process on the cloud. In SAP Integrated Business Planning for sales…...…

  10. Improve Visibility of Critical Components Planning with SAP Integrated Business Planning for Sales and Operations

    Learn how to meet the challenges of visibility and planning of critical components by leveraging SAP Integrated Business Planning for sales and operations. Key Concept SAP Integrated Business Planning for sales and operations is a solution powered by SAP HANA that supports an organization’s end-to-end sales and operations planning business process. In SAP Integrated Business…...…