SAP S/4HANA Finance & Central Finance

The potential move to SAP S/4HANA Finance and/or Central Finance holds significant implications for SAP customers. Content in this category will help Finance and Accounting teams and their leaders understand how this migration impacts specific financial processes from core record to report to financial reporting and planning. Explore and understand key concepts such as the Universal Journal and learn how both SAP and non-SAP solutions that support activities such as group reporting, account reconciliation, and financial planning are enhanced through integration with SAP S/4HANA. Understand if Central Finance represents the right step forward for you and get exposed to partner solutions that can support you in every step of the transition from strategy to data migration,  integration, and process optimization.


  1. accenture

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    Accenture and SAP combine people, technology and industry excellence to take enterprise transformation to the next level. Together, we create powerful change, and accelerate the path to value for our clients. We have a more than 40-year relationship and go-to-market collaboration on SAP S/4HANA, SAP C/4HANA, sustainability, Industry X, SAP Industry Clouds and SAP Business Technology Platform. We work with SAP from product innovation, to development and delivery of industry-specific solutions. More than 70,000 SAP practitioners bring unmatched global expertise across the full SAP portfolio and intelligent technologies such as applied analytics, big data, IoT, machine learning, blockchain and cloud.

  2. Optimizing Financial Close and the Record to Report Process Research Webinar

    Thursday, February 3, 2022, 11:00 AM EST Over the last two years, SAPinsider research has shown that the financial close and record to-report process represent significant pain points for most organizations. Over-reliance on manual processes and poorly integrated systems have left many companies struggling with inefficiency. Attend this webinar to: Discover where SAPinsiders are when it…
  3. Managing the Complexity of Bank Connectivity for SAP S/4 HANA

    With over 90% of survey respondents indicating that bank connectivity was one of the most complex aspects of their ERP transformation, Kyriba helps show how to remove this complexity and reduce both the risk and cost of your S/4 HANA transformation.
  4. Mary Sibley

    Your Future with SAP S/4HANA & Finance

    Recognize how SAP S/4HANA increases your value You know by now that SAP S/4HANA is SAP’s ERP system of the future. But what does it mean for you and your organization? How will it impact your processes especially when it comes to finance and accounting? Or the way you do business? In this session Mary…
  5. The Universal Journal: Facilitating Continuous Accounting with One Source of the Truth

    The Universal Journal is one of the key innovations that was introduced with SAP S/4HANA Finance. It contains not only financial and controlling information in one table, but also operational data originating from logistics processes, which facilitates collaboration between finance and other areas of the organization. This groundbreaking approach allows for real-time access to information…
  6. Migrate to SAP S/4HANA Finance from Classic to SAP S/4HANA

    Will you choose SAP S/4HANA Finance OR SAP General Ledger? If you are a Classic Ledger setup and have decided to migrate to SAP S/4HANA, one of the most important decisions you have to make is whether to migrate to SAP S/4HANA Finance directly in one-step OR in two-steps via SAP General Ledger (formerly known…
  7. Securing Finance and ERP Data with Encryption, Tokenization and Key Management

    SAP’s Finance and ERP applications contain some of the most sensitive data in the organization which make them attractive targets for hackers and privileged insiders. Additionally, industry groups and governments often regulate the data in these applications by articulating the level of security organizations must wrap around their sensitive information. In fact, from GDPR to…
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    Video: Digital River Talks Global Ecommerce Payments and Compliance Trends

    by Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, SAPinsider Financial transaction compliance is a complex process that can impact an organization’s ability to provide customers with a positive ecommerce experience. Creating a positive ecommerce customer experience is very important for organizations to grow digital business models globally in the current operating environment. Finance transactions such as cross-border ecommerce…...…
  9. How JetBlue Prevents Fraud, Duplicate Payments and Fines

    How JetBlue Prevents Fraud, Duplicate Payments and Fines

    Joni Geurts, Director, Accounts Payable & Fraud at JetBlue Airways, tells her story of joining the AP department and addressing the biggest issue for her team: limited visibility into SAP. She couldn’t get the information she needed about suppliers, identify duplicate payments or flag suspicious supplier payments as potentially fraudulent. Attend this webinar to hear…
  10. Magnitude-insightsoftware deal

    Magnitude Acquisition Accelerates insightsoftware’s Global Growth Strategy

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    By Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, SAPinsider   Bas Kamphuis Talks Growth Opportunity for Magnitude after insightsoftware Deal insightsoftware, a provider of financial reporting and performance management solutions, recently closed the acquisition of Magnitude, a global provider of operational reporting and continuous intelligence solutions. The financial terms were not disclosed. The two companies are coming together…...…