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  1. Part 2: Outsourcing Payroll in an SAP Environment — Implementation and Operational Challenges

    To outsource your payroll successfully, you must evaluate operational and implementation processes. Understanding these areas prepares you to overcome challenges that may arise. Key Concept You can effectively manage the required inbound and outbound interfaces for outsourced payroll environments if you establish a standardized payroll environment. The success of your outsourced payroll environment largely depends…...…

  2. Outsourcing of Payroll in an SAP Environment: Part 1 — Evaluation

    Prepare for evaluating options surrounding payroll outsourcing in the SAP environment. Payroll outsourcing involves evaluation as well as implementation. Evaluate several payroll factors to determine which approach is most suitable for your organization. Key Concept Payroll outsourcing in an SAP environment can follow a methodology that goes far beyond a typical in-house payroll implementation. The…...…

  3. Digital transformation with SAP – Omnichannel Inventory and Sourcing with SAP Customer Activity Repository (CAR)

    Going live on your digital transformation journey, writes Rizing Principal Consultant Chris Veli, is only the first step in a larger journey. To maximize your SAP S/4HANA investment, you should add two key transformation functionalities that will help you vastly improve customer experiences while following through with cost-effective and timely deliveries: omnichannel inventory visibility, which…

  4. An Analysis of Simplified Sourcing on SAP S/4HANA

    Learn the differences between the material requirements planning (MRP) source of supply determination in SAP ERP and the simplified sourcing logic introduced in SAP S/4HANA. Key Concept Source of determination is the process of selecting a source of supply. This process can be executed by material requirements planning (MRP) when a replenishment proposal is created…....…

  5. Digital Innovation in Sourcing and Procurement

    Supplier relationships play a major role in determining an organization’s bottom line, and when suppliers are not performing at an optimal level, businesses need to know immediately or risk losses. Procurement professionals, many of whom have to deal with an ever-increasing volume of suppliers and contracts, face a growing burden in managing these supplier relationships.…

  6. Author Q&A: Yosh Eisbart on

    Reading time: 10 mins

    ManagementYosh Eisbart, a founding principal at NIMBL, a nationally recognized SAP consulting firm, is the author of Outsourcing SAP Operations, released by SAP PRESS. The book describes in detail the considerations surrounding outsourcing, including if outsourcing is right for your company, what processes within your company should be outsourced, what benefits outsourcing could bring you,…...…

  7. Outsourcing Your Support? Here Are 6 Reasons You Should Be Using SAP Solution Manager Anyway

    ManagementWhile every SAP customer owns a version of SAP Solution Manager, far too many overlook the full range of capabilities offered by the tool. In this article, experts weigh in on the SAP Solution Manager functionalities you should consider and offer tips for getting started. When it was first introduced in 2004, SAP Solution Manager…...…

  8. Analyze Customer Sentiment by Sourcing Tweets Using SAP BODS

    Shreekant Shiralkar, Meenakshi Chopra, and Achin Kimtee of Tata Consultancy Services show how to source and process text data from unstructured sources such as Twitter using SAP BusinessObjects Data Services 4.1. See how to extract keywords from the social media site Twitter and then analyze customer sentiment. Key Concept Extracting unstructured text data from social…...…

  9. The Guide for the Perplexed: The Different Sourcing and Purchasing Tools in SAP S/4HANA

    Click Here to View the Session Deck. SAP S/4HANA has multiple sourcing and procurement tools and each may be suitable for different business situations. Do not miss this opportunity to discuss the different tools (SAP Ariba, SAP SRM, SAP Sourcing, SAP ERP Outline Agreement, SAP ERP Purchasing) and their best-fit business situations, so that they…...…

  10. Outsourcing Operations? How to Design an Undisrupted Supply Plan in SAP APO

    See how a manufacturing company created a new third-party logistics (3PL) code to represent a third-party logistics service provider. By incorporating 3PL into supply chain planning, the manufacturing company could plan against changing demand and supply position at 3PL and replenish the 3PL site to achieve the desired customer service level. Key Concept A purchase…...…