Human Capital Management

Content in this area will help HR, payroll, talent, and recruiting professionals understand how to get the most out of both SAP and SAP SuccessFactors technologies across core HR, payroll, time management, talent management, recruiting, and employee experience. This area will include content that helps HR organizations leverage the latest HCM and HXM technology to meet the requirements of increased workforce efficiency, greater employee engagement, improved employee experience, and reduced costs of critical business processes. 


  1. Video Q&A: Dr. Steve Hunt discusses the post-COVID return to the office

  2. SuccessFactors Time Tracking

    Video Q&A: Amy Wilson Discusses SAP SuccessFactors Time Tracking

  3. SAP SuccessFactors

    Meet the Women Steering the Ship at SAP SuccessFactors

    Reading time: 14 mins


  1. BridgX

    Reading time: 14 mins

    Founded more than a decade ago, bridgX delivers a unique HR offering. We help companies to run more efficiently, by offering them consultancy services and project work to get high efficiency HR software.
  2. Optimize Database Access and Increase System Performance Through More Efficient ABAP Programming

    Reading time: 1 mins

    One of the most common reasons for slow-running ABAP programs is long-running SQL statements, which can cause over-consumption of database and network resources, and ultimately, decreased performance. So how can you prevent your SQL statements from causing this? This article provides an overview of database access optimization. It discusses the various techniques available for speeding…...…
  3. How to Build Optional Parallel Processing into Your Applications for Increased Throughput and Reduced Processing Time

    Reading time: 3 mins

    When you set out to design an application, you have several critical decisions to make – its functionality, user options, user interface, interfaces to other processes or systems, etc. Whether or not to build a parallel-processing option is one of these. This article helps you make this decision by providing criteria for evaluating whether parallel…...…
  4. This Time Tomorrow, You Could Be on the Way to a Successful Audit Preparation… With the Free DAta Retention Tool (DART)

    Reading time: 10 mins

    As preparation for a potential IRS tax audit, tax departments must determine which of their many kinds of business documents and transaction data need to be kept in each of two kinds of formats: Paper-based and Electronic. To meet the Electronic format requirements, many R/3 sites, prior to R/3 release 4.6, required custom ABAP programs…...…
  5. “Why Do Previously Approved Sales Orders End Up on the Credit Hold List a Second Time… And What Can I Do About It?”

    Reading time: 11 mins

    Anyone who works with the Credit Management module knows that previously approved sales orders sometimes end up on Credit Managers’ hold lists a second time. This unwanted outcome is due to two “default” settings in the Credit Management module. This article discusses these settings and shows you how you can implement your own preferences for…...…
  6. Speed Up High-Throughput Business Transactions with Parallel Processing – No Programming Required!

    Reading time: 2 mins

    Parallel processing is a built-in option available with many SAP programs that helps improve the throughput and processing time of business transactions that must process large amounts of data in a tight time frame. This article shows you how to determine whether parallel processing is the right course of action, how the workload is split…...…
  7. ABAP Runtime Error — Prevention and Detection

    Reading time: 7 mins

    These are some of the major tasks for a BW to HANA migration. by Peter Graf, Vice President of Marketing, SAPMarkets SAPinsider - 2000 (Volume 1), June (Issue 1) by Peter Graf, Vice President of Marketing, SAPMarkets SAPinsider - 2000 (Volume 1), June (Issue 1) by Karl Kessler and Joachim Jakob, SAP AG SAPinsider -…
  8. Is It Time to Revisit Your SAP Security Infrastructure?

    Reading time: 2 mins

    All too often SAP implementation projects don’t take security beyond the application level, where security and authorization are often regarded as one and the same. To ensure adequate protection, security measures must be factored into all layers of the SAP infrastructure. With their client/server architecture, SAP systems include many components that exchange information, each of…...…
  9. A Three-Step Process for Averting Downtime When Modifying Your R/3 System

    Reading time: 2 mins

    /Project ManagementWhether your SAP system is still in its settling-in phase, or is one that has been firmly entrenched for years, ushering in new changes is a nontrivial challenge. Even small, seemingly innocuous changes, like rearranging a screen, introducing new headings on a report, or revising your backup practices can introduce downtime. Large or small,…...…
  10. Real-Time, Outbound Interfaces to Non-R/3 Systems Made Simple with Change Pointers, Message Control, and Workflow

    Reading time: 2 mins

    Developers often struggle with custom ABAP/4 code or database logging to devise ways to track changes to data and then to trigger output of that changed data across outbound interfaces to non-R/3 systems. The onus of creating a way to track changes as they occur rests squarely on the shoulders of these developers, but it…...…