How McKesson Ensures Business Continuity While Accelerating Innovation

Test Automation Helps One of the Largest SAP Platforms in Healthcare Move Fast Without Disruption

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  1. How McKesson Ensures Business Continuity While Accelerating Innovation

    Reading time: 9 mins

    McKesson runs one of the largest SAP platforms in healthcare, with 24 SAP instances (running both SAP ERP and SAP S/4HANA systems) in their SAP stack alone. The company’s complex distributed IT environment makes it possible for them to deliver medicines, medical products, and healthcare services to patients in several facets of healthcare. To accelerate…
  2. McKesson’s Upgrade Lessons

    Reading time: 15 mins

    McKesson Pharmaceutical recently replaced a legacy SCM system and upgraded from SAP SCM 4.1 to SAP SCM 5.0. See how McKesson has fared for the first part of its upgrade, which included implementing Global Available-to-Promise. Key Concept Global Available-to-Promise (GATP) in Advanced Planning and Optimization checks the global availability of finished products, components, and resources…...…
  3. Cybersecurity: Case study: How McKesson uses SAP Enterprise Threat Detection to identify and mitigate risks

    Reading time: 1 mins

    Learn how McKesson, the largest U.S. pharmaceutical distributor, implemented SAP Enterprise Threat Detection to strengthen its cybersecurity position. Click this link to view the slides from this session — Cyber_2017_Kuo_Wienand_Casestudyhowmckessonusessap.     Benjamin Wienand If you have comments about this article or publication, or would like to submit an article idea, please contact the editor…....…
  4. Three Digital Transformation Stories That Will Make You Say Wow

    Reading time: 3 mins

    What do one of the largest technology suppliers to the food and beverage industry, a multinational technology communications company, and one of the world’s largest healthcare companies have in common? SAP S/4HANA. Read highlights from their digital transformation stories and learn how you can be recognized for joining this elite group.
  5. WebI best practices, use & adoption: Q&A with Gabe Orthous (transcript)

    Reading time: 10 mins

    When and how can you make WebI projects more interactive and anticipate business needs from the start? SAP BusinessObjects expert and BI 2012 speaker Gabe Orthous took questions from members in one-hour live online chat, here in the SAP BusinessObjects Forum on Tuesday, June 26 with my colleague Bridget Kotelly, conference producer for BI 2012 Las…
  6. Decentralized WM Takes the Pain Out of Dealing with Stock in Multiple SAP ERP Systems

    Reading time: 12 mins

    Learn how to set up Decentralized Warehouse Management (DWM) for one warehouse under multiple SAP ERP systems. DWM is a fully integrated, cost-effective, flexible solution for connecting applications that perform warehouse management activities to applications that perform SAP ERP processes. Key Concept Application Link Enabling (ALE) is a middleware tool that connects different applications on…...…
  7. Enhanced Global ATP Functionality in SCM 5.0 and SCM 2007

    Reading time: 15 mins

    Learn about the new Global Available-to-Promise (Global ATP) functionalities introduced in SAP SCM 5.0 to meet your company’s delivery planning demands. Get a sneak preview of improved Global ATP functionalities available in SAP SCM 2007. Key Concept The new Global Available-to-Promise (Global ATP) functionalities in SAP SCM 5.0 help companies align their sales and delivery…...…
  8. Custom Developments for FERC-Compliant Financials Reporting Using SAP HANA and SAP EPM 10

    Reading time: 31 mins

    Financials Follow the stages of the development of a real-life custom solution developed for financial reporting within the oil and mining, utilities, and electric and gas distribution industry in the United States. Compare this improved solution with the same processes executed in SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) Managerial Accounting (CO) and Financial Accounting (FI) modules…....…