Working with SAP Group Reporting S/4HANA Finance 2022/2021

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  1. A Simplified Approach for Consolidation of Investments

    Reading time: 21 mins

    Learn how to automate consolidation of investments as you use Enterprise Controlling-Consolidation (EC-CS) and Strategic Enterprise Management-Business Consolidation System (SEM-BCS) functionality to expedite your period-end close. See how you can achieve this without a full-blown implementation of the consolidation of investments component. Key Concept The consolidation of investments (COI) component comes delivered with Strategic Enterprise…...…
  2. Use Reconciliation Account Determination with a Special G/L Indicator for More Flexible Invoicing

    Reading time: 11 mins

    The author demonstrates how to optimize reconciliation account determination. He introduces the fundamentals of reconciliation account determination, special G/L indicator configuration, and manual adjustments. With examples, he shows how to use reconciliation account determination with a special G/L indicator in the FI-A/R module. Using reconciliation account determination, you can post customer invoices to a reconciliation…...…
  3. SAP Consolidation Strategy: SAP BW-Based SEM-BCS vs. R/3 EC-CS

    Reading time: 21 mins

    An integrated financial consolidation system is crucial to facilitate the month-end closing process. Weigh the functionalities of two SAP consolidation tools, EC-CS and Business Information Warehouse (BW)-based SEM-BCS. Key Concept Companies have a choice for consolidating their financial data between the R/3 EC-CS and BW-based SEM-BCS consolidation tools. The benefits of using SAP’s consolidation instruments…...…
  4. How to Automate and Streamline the Financial Close Process in Your SAP Systems

    Reading time: 22 mins

    In this Q&A, experts provided tips and best practices for automating and streamlining the financial close process, including deep insight into suggested tools ways to leverage those tools for improved error management, faster data extraction, and greater efficiency.  If you missed the chat or need a refresher, we welcome you to view the online chat…...…
  5. Reporting with SEM-BCS and EC-CS

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Learn how SAP Enterprise Controlling and Consolidation (EC-CS) and SAP Strategic Enterprise Management-Business Consolidation System (SEM-BCS) reporting uses consolidations logic to dynamically report consolidated results. Key Concept The consolidation logic programmed into the reporting for SAP Strategic Enterprise Management-Business Consolidation System (SEM-BCS) and SAP Enterprise Controlling-Consolidation (EC-CS) takes into consideration for each period: posting levels;…...…
  6. SAP S/4HANA Finance for Group Reporting image

    Working with SAP Group Reporting S/4HANA Finance 2022/2021

    Reading time: 21 mins

    Solutions like Group Reporting are long-term investments on which improvements are continuously made, unlike products that are in support mode and receive no maintenance support when they reach the end of their life cycle. In this article, you will explore the key functionalities of SAP Group Reporting and the recent new additions to it.
  7. SAP EPM Big Data Use Cases

    Reading time: 37 mins

    This article explores the concept of using Enterprise Performance Management—EPM—to drive big data use cases, primarily focused on integrated strategic, financial, and operational reporting, and analytic capabilities. These big data use cases demonstrate both the business and technical value necessary to justify investments in big data platforms such as SAP HANA. Key Concept Enterprise Performance…...…
  8. Advanced Intercompany Elimination Using BPC

    Reading time: 44 mins

    Discover how to implement an advanced solution of intercompany elimination using SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) business rule-based automatic adjustment functionality. Find out how this solution stacks up against other BPC elimination methods, such as US elimination and standard business rule-based elimination. Key Concept Intercompany elimination is the process for eliminating transactions resulting from…...…
  9. An Introduction to SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation: The Planning and Consolidation Features

    Reading time: 16 mins

    Learn some of the different features and functions to support planning and consolidation requirements in SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC). This includes creating input schedules for planning, posting journal entries, and using script logic for creating planning functions and consolidation logic in BPC. Key Concept Different clients are available to users in SAP Business…...…
  10. Strategic Versus Standard Financial Planning in Healthcare Using SAP BPC

    Reading time: 8 mins

    Building a standard financial planning, budgeting, and forecast model in healthcare presents a daunting challenge because the key performance indicators (KPIs) are unique to each organization and the market conditions are ever changing. The KPIs for a cancer specialty research center may be quite different from those of a group of family medicine practitioners or…