SAP Business Network: A Digital Network for Industry-Specific Buyer-Supplier Collaboration

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  1. How to Use Resource Network Planning in SNP Optimizer Planning

    Resource network planning is used to describe the physical relationships between resources in a plant. It also shows the product flow between resources. The limitation of this functionality is that Supply Network Planning (SNP) tools are unable to read this logical sequencing while planning. SNP planning is purely based on resource and material availability. See...…

  2. Increase Supplier Compliance with Sustainable Business Networks

    Brands and manufacturers maintain complex supply chains of material, service, and component vendors. To demonstrate compliance with a myriad of social, economic, and environmental regulations, maintaining accurate records of supplier compliance in procurement and ongoing supplier management activities is necessary. Likewise, suppliers to multiple brands receive duplicative compliance requests simultaneously, driving up compliance reporting and...…

  3. Plants Abroad

    SAP Business Network: A Digital Network for Industry-Specific Buyer-Supplier Collaboration

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    The SAP Business Network offers a comprehensive platform tailored to meet the specific needs of industries, providing companies with a collaborative and transparent solution for their supply chains. It promotes business growth by facilitating seamless connections with trade partners and ensuring resilience and sustainability. With a multi-directional approach, the SAP Business Network enables collaboration across…

  4. A Handy Guide to Project System Business Content in BW

    Learn which tables the Business Content extractors for PS use to get their data. This will help you achieve more accurate extractions. Project System (PS) is one of the more frequently used modules of SAP R/3, and not one of the most difficult modules from which to extract data into BW. Still, it is useful...…

  5. Eliminate Bottlenecks When You Access Data in the CRM WebClient UI

    These tips and best practices can enhance the performance of your CRM WebClient user interface in a client-server network environment. Learn strategic and valuable pointers that will help you avoid network performance pitfalls. Key Concept A network performance bottleneck refers to a situation that negatively affects end user satisfaction (e.g., slow download time for browser-based...…

  6. 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...…

  7. Running SAP on the IBM BlueMix Infrastructure Platform: Live Q&A on IaaS Deployment Options

    IBM offers SAP certified cloud infrastructure available in multiple locations globally with a choice for clients to choose a self service / IaaS model or fully managed by IBM on the BlueMix platform. IBM’s bare metal servers on BlueMix provide the best performance for SAP and HANA applications while allowing the capability to leverage Watson...…

  8. SAP BI Product Convergence Update: What’s Happening Today, What is Coming Next, and What Does It Mean for You?

    SAP’s BI suite continues its course of ongoing product advancements, and there are significant new product releases on the very near horizon. With the pending SP4 release of SAP BI 4.2 due to impact the full BI suite, and the major new release of SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 (where SAP BusinessObjects Lumira and SAP BusinessObjects Design...…

  9. Make Sense of the CO Cost Settlement Process: Live Q&A on Navigating Cost Settlement in SAP Systems

    Cost settlement plays a critical role in business operations in SAP environments. It determines  whether orders – such as production orders, sales orders, and internal orders – are settled in full as part of period-end processing. This process, which takes place in the controlling (CO) component of the SAP system, can appear to be highly...…

  10. Michael Doane’s tips for building effective super user networks (Q&A transcript)

    Insider Learning Network recently held an online Forum with ERP expert and consultant Michael Doane of CGI and moderated by Project Expert editor M.S. Hein. Michael took questions in a  one-hour Q&A on super user networks posted in the Project Management Forum on May 8. Michael and attendees covered topics based on his  recent super...…