Enable the Boring Go-Live: The CIO's Dream for M&A

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  1. The Rockport Group Walks Tall in the Cloud

    The Rockport Group has long been focused on helping its customers find the right fit – and when the business was sold and subsequently set up as an independent company, it needed to find a good fit for itself. The organization began looking for a way to stand up its own IT infrastructure without pulling…
  2. PeroxyChem Starts a Cloud Reaction

    When PeroxyChem was divested from its parent company, it had only one year before it had to get off its parent company’s IT systems and stand up its own. This meant the opportunity to create a systems landscape poised for growth – if the newly divested business could meet all the challenges of building an…
  3. Harmonizing SAP Systems From the Jump for Streamlined Operations

    This is the story of how Metsä Board harmonized their SAP systems and saw a successful transformation with cbs.
  4. Spend More Time Modeling Your Java Applications and Less Time Trying to Persist Your Data — Java Data Objects (JDO) Makes It Easy!

    As the power and complexity of Java applications increase to serve expanding business needs, so does the need for the reliable availability — the “persistence” — of the data in your data stores. This article introduces you to the SAP Web Application Server 6.40 implementation of the Java Data Objects (JDO) standard, a simple interface…...…
  5. Indivior Becomes Independent

    Indivior PLC, a specialty pharmaceutical company that manufactures products for the treatment of opioid dependence, is dedicated to helping patients transform their lives. Recently, the organization had to transform itself when it demerged with its parent company. Separated from the IT services of its parent, Indivior had to set up an entirely new IT platform.…
  6. Biopharmaceutical Startup AbbVie Receives Healthy Long-Term Prognosis

    After being spun off in 2013, specialty biopharmaceutical maker AbbVie needed to unify technologies across more than 100 global sites. It rolled out SAP ERP and standardized global processes across these sites. Find out how the company developed a standard SAP global template that, after a few updates, allowed it to move swiftly and successfully…
  7. How to Use ABC-XYZ Classification in SCM 7.0, Enhancement Package 2

    Find out how to harness the ABC-XYZ functionality of SCM 7.0, enhancement package 2 to automate classification of products and optimization of statistical forecast model selection according to historical sales value and the products’ value volatility. Follow 6 steps to set up SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (APO) Demand Planning for product classification and forecast…...…
  8. Agile Data Virtualization in SAP BW with Open Operational DataStore Views

    Open Operational DataStore (Open ODS) views are a new type of SAP BW modeling object. Instead of SAP BW InfoObjects, Open ODS views are defined with fields that are aligned to the datatypes of the external relational source they represent. Learn about the rationale behind developing these new types of metadata objects and the modeling…...…
  9. SAP S/4HANA Business and IT Impact

    By now you know that harnessing the power of SAP S/4HANA, the intelligent ERP, is key for your enterprise. But how do you get started? When considering the journey to SAP S/4HANA, it’s essential to understand how it will affect your business and IT operations.  There’s no reason to wait for answers – you can…...…
  10. Acquired a New Business?

    Mergers and acquisitions are on the rise, and with them comes the pressing need to integrate IT applications and platforms between two previously separate organizations. This integration can be quite difficult, especially when the acquired company comes with its own set of SAP and non-SAP systems. Yet if you can get all systems working efficiently…