Building Cognitive Supply Chains with Bristlecone

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  1. Q&A on Personnel Administration Configuration and Best Practices for Global SAP ERP HCM Implementations

    A growing enterprise is a thriving one, and one of the biggest — and richest — opportunities for growth lies in the global market. However, moving into a global market also increases the complexity of operations across lines of business, particularly when it comes to personnel. So what does this mean for SAP customers with…...…

  2. Brüggen Leverages Old with New for Forecast Optimization

    H. & J. Brüggen KG (Brüggen), a family-owned, privately held company in Lübeck, Germany, that produces private label cereals and muesli bars, underwent a supply chain management transformation that began in 2008 and continues to evolve as the company expands its product offerings and global reach. Martin Gries, Head of Supply Chain for Brüggen, says…

  3. Achieving Business Benefits through Compelling Investments

    As IT professionals and SAP advocates, maintaining the reliability of our existing infrastructure and application environments is job one. And our ability to improve our businesses with the goal of achieving success is just as important after we have achieved reliability. Let’s be honest, if the business critical systems aren’t reliable, we spend significant time…...…

  4. Making Sense of ABAP-Based Interface Technologies in the Modern IT Landscape

    Survey modern ABAP-based interface technologies supported by SAP NetWeaver Application Server ABAP (AS ABAP). Look at the pros and cons of each technology and identify typical usage scenarios. Develop a decision table that can be used to determine when and where to apply specific interface technologies. Key Concept In the past several years, the SAP…...…

  5. Making Sense of the Changing SAP ERP HCM and SuccessFactors Landscapes

    Get up to speed on the history, new terminology, and future designs of SAP ERP HCM and SuccessFactors to understand where you fit in and to help you plan your future. Key Concept The term full cloud refers to SuccessFactors cloud HR offerings, Employee Central and any of its Talent modules (Recruitment, Performance Management, Learning,…...…

  6. SAP Integrated Business Planning for Sales and Operations: Q&A on How to Optimize Demand and Supply Planning and Increase Profitability

    When it comes to your supply chain, accuracy, efficiency, swift and informed decision making, and timely responses and adjustments to market and business changes are critical — but a lack of communication between sales, marketing, finance, and operations can be a significant impediment to these goals. The ability to effectively and simultaneously evaluate data from…...…

  7. SAP BTP Overview and Deep Dive: Making Sense of SAP BTP’s Five Pillars

    Click Here to View the Session Deck Curious about SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP)? Join us for an inspirational and interactive session providing an overview of SAP BTP’s five core areas: application development and automation, data management and analytics, extended planning, integration, and AI. We’ll showcase real-world examples and use cases, highlighting how businesses benefit…...…

  8. 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…...…

  9. Dan Roam and the Power of the Visual Mind

    Dan Roam, best-selling author of five books on business visualization, joins SAPinsider for a podcast on how using the power of our visual mind in a business setting can lead to supply chain efficiencies. Roam is a speaker at the SAPinsider SCM Optimization Bootcamp, presented by Reveal, with two sessions on the topic.  Below is…...…

  10. 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…...…