Expert Panel Discussion: Boost Manufacturing Agility and Flexibility with SAP HANA

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    Integrating home-grown warranty applications with your SAP system is a challenge. Your R/3 and ECC systems provide warranty functionality that, although not well known, is already well integrated with other SAP modules. Key Concept A warranty is a written guarantee or an agreement provided by a seller (a vendor, supplier, or manufacturer in SAP terminology)...…

  2. Integrate Your Extended Warranty Program with FI/CO

    Once the SAP Customer Service (CS) component is fully integrated with your FI/CO modules, it can track many business processes such as standard warranty. However, it may not be able to effectively account for all of your business processes. The author, who recently created an extended warranty workaround to adapt a company’s system to provide...…

  3. Speed Your Month-End Close with Automated Reserve Setup, Utilization Tracking, and Over/Underrun Calculation

    Use results analysis to automatically calculate reserves for installation and warranty based on the costs planned for the relevant work breakdown structure elements. Key Concept Results analysis (RA) is a standard function in the cost object controlling module or SAP ERP Central Component. RA is used for many different objects, including internal orders, work breakdown...…

  4. How to Setup Demand Planning in SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization

    SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization, demand planning allows a business to perform forecasting of their materials while considering all the factors that affect the demand. Demand planning is periodic and contains multi-step processes such as data gathering, statistical analysis, reviewing market intelligence reports, and performing adjustments against budgeted forecast to drive material requirements planning. SAP…

  5. Drive Service Revenue Through Service Contract

    Service contract management in SAP CRM 2007 can address the needs of many diverse service contract scenarios. The various applications of service contract management are useful for driving revenue in an increasingly service-oriented business environment. Find out what the key business drivers are for service contract management and learn about the different components that comprise...…

  6. Intelligent Supply Chain Management with SAP Cloud Platform

    Learn how to optimize your supply chain management process using cloud services from SAP Cloud Platform. The scenario used in this article identifies the inconsistent data readings at run time and forecasts failures. It also describes how SAP Cloud Platform proactively generates a purchase order if required. With the help of SAP Cloud Platform, you...…

  7. 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...…

  8. How to Configure and Test Flexible Planning to Improve Performance and Increase Profits

    A good conceptual understanding of the Flexible Planning component of SAP Sales and Operations Planning (SAP SOP) helps reduce the number of cyclic iterations in Information Structure configurations and test its impact on the planning type before choosing the final design. Learn the necessary steps to configure Flexible Planning in your SAP system, including configuring...…

  9. Boost Manufacturing Agility and Flexibility with SAP HANA

     Digital transformation is a goal that many manufacturers have been working toward as a means of optimizing operations and improving manufacturing productivity. But the last year has increased the urgency of this initiative as it has become clear to manufacturers that digital transformation can help maintain business continuity and increase agility when introducing new...…

  10. Express Planning Gives Managers Access to Plan Data in Multiple Systems

    Express Planning is a self-service Web functionality in mySAP ERP 2005 that gives managers the ability to extract the data they need during the budgeting process, even if the data is in a different system. They also can write data back to various modules and monitor variances without any external help. Express Planning masks the...…