SAPinsider Magazine: Summer 2023

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  1. Don’t Let Your Sustainability Footprint Leave You Behind

    Sustainability was once primarily associated with green initiatives. Today, the term “sustainability” encompasses several environmental, economic, and societal issues, such as affordable and clean energy, reduced inequality, and zero hunger, that require the world’s immediate attention. As one critical group of actors among many, corporations are on the front lines driving sustainable development across the…

  2. Renewable Enterprise

    Supply Chain Sustainability

    Reading time: 3 mins

    Sustainability often requires significant investments in technology, infrastructure, and people, which can be challenging for many organizations. However, despite such challenges, it is crucial for organizations to prioritize sustainability in their overall business strategy to ensure long-term success and resilience in the face of environmental and social challenges. Companies must take a holistic approach to…

  3. “SAP does not have a separate sustainability strategy”

    Reading time: 4 mins

    SAP has adopted a threefold approach to tackle emissions, with the primary focus being on avoiding emissions, followed by reducing emissions, and then compensating for any residual emissions. To avoid emissions, the company leverages digital tools such as virtual collaboration to minimize the need for travel and the associated emissions. To reduce emissions, SAP strives…

  4. Protect Your Sustainability Goals with SAP Cybersecurity

    Security is a critical component of any SAP landscape. Many organizations likely have not considered the role that security plays in sustainability. Modern threats like ransomware can derail virtually every aspect of a business – including sustainability. In this article, SAPinsider expert Gaurav Singh lays out five key cyber hygiene practices that will protect your…

  5. EY and SAP Pave the Road to Sustainability for Organizations

    EY has expanded its alliance with SAP SE to help organizations accelerate value-led sustainability action.

  6. The Increasing Need for Cloud Sustainability

    In a conversation with Google Cloud, one of the topics discussed was that the business case for moving to the cloud is changing. While organizations are still looking at digitization, flexibility and scalability, and minimizing disruption as key reasons for moving to the cloud, there is increased interest in sustainability as a major part of…...…

  7. Gamifying Sustainability

    Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) considerations are an increasingly significant part of the decision-making process for organizations. It can be difficult to for organizations to forecast the impact of some of these decisions. Some are now turning to gamified simulations to play out scenarios. Baton Simulations offers its ERPsim solution to gain insights into the…

  8. Using SAP SuccessFactors for People Sustainability

    Much has been made about sustainability in business. While maintaining resources and being environmentally friendly are important, it is also vital for organizations that they practice “People Sustainability” – this means that they treat their employees, partners, and neighbors ethically and fairly. People Sustainability is not only ethical, it also helps businesses to attract, engage,…

  9. EcoVadis Awards KBR Gold Rating for Its Commitment to Sustainability

    EcoVadis, a globally recognized firm offering business sustainability ratings for international supply chains, has awarded KBR a gold rating for its commitment to sustainability. KBR is a science, technology, and reengineering solutions provider to businesses worldwide. With sustainability becoming a crucial and non-negotiable business practice, an increasing number of companies are experiencing intense pressure to…

  10. SAPPHIRE NOW Keynote Highlights: Transformation, Community, and Sustainability

    by Robert Holland, VP and Research Director, SAPinsider   As it was last year, the 2021 keynote for SAPPHIRE NOW was a virtual event featuring CEO Christian Klein. Unlike last year, the keynote was co-hosted by SAP’s new Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer Julia White. With the company less than 2 months, White hit the…