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The following articles are written by SAP experts, contributors from the SAPinsider Community, and SAPinsider’s skilled team of editors and research analysts. From technical guides to thought leadership pieces, these articles contain essential insights to help SAP customers solve day-to-day challenges, understand what types of decisions organizations need to be making, and receive lessons learned from other SAP customer experiences.

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    Working with the Data Monitor in SAP S/4HANA Finance for Group Reporting

    Reading time: 12 mins

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    An Introduction to DataOps: A New Approach to Acting on Large Volumes of Information Faster and More Effectively

    Reading time: 6 mins

  3. Are You Ready for SAP S/4HANA? The Time Is Now

    Are You Ready for SAP S/4HANA? The Time Is Now

    Reading time: 15 mins

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    Video: Output Management’s Vital Role for SAP Customers

    When organizations with hundreds of SAP systems and thousands of printers in different parts of the world make big changes in their SAP architectures, ineffective output management add to the complexity and hamper the success of digital transformation initiatives. This is why it’s important to understand the vital role output management plays for SAP customers.…
  2. Reducing Supply Chain Complexity Through Integrated Labeling

    Reading time: 6 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider Supply chain disruptions are on the rise and one of many key reasons is the ever-increasing complexity of global supply chains. Complex SKU portfolios, scattered global manufacturing and distribution footprint, evolving customer segments, omnichannel, these are some of the examples of the factors that…
  3. Criticality of Data Management & Process Automation in SAP Ecosystem

    Reading time: 7 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   Taming the complexity of SAP Business Process Management There is no doubt that SAP technologies, whether it is SAP  ECC or S/4HANA ERP or other SAP products, are complex systems. If you are familiar with SAP ERP systems, you know the complexities of…
  4. Understanding the Key Aspect of Supply Chain Visibility

    Reading time: 8 mins

    In the world of supply chain, the more information available on what is going on in the supply chain, the more confident players in the chain can be about seamless execution. This visibility leads to increased certainty, and with that, the need for “just in case measures” like time buffers, labor buffers, inventory buffers etc.…
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    Big Opportunities in TinyML : Leveraging AI at the Edge in Supply Chains

    Reading time: 6 mins

    If you have not heard of the term “TinyML” before, you are not alone. The good news is that you are probably already aware of the underlying technology behind this terminology but were probably not aware of this marketing term that was assigned to it, sometime in late 2019. So let us first start by…
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    SAP S/4HANA Migration from SAP ECC – A Controls Perspective

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Compliance needs are in constant flux thanks to new laws and changing regulations. Private and sensitive data must be protected at all times as cyber attacks on critical systems increase. Control frameworks need to meet the evolving demands of the digital age. Whatever the driver for migrating from SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA, audit and…
  7. Evolving Your Inventory Planning and Management Through Advanced Analytics

    Reading time: 6 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider Inventory planning- The constant balancing act Inventory planning is one of the most critical and most challenging aspects in supply chain planning. This means that implementing an effective inventory planning and management strategy is crucial for an organization to stay competitive in today’s dynamic global supply…
  8. Best Practices for SAP High Availability in AWS

    Reading time: 5 mins

    The global marketplace and its supply chains are complex and volatile. Companies rely on their SAP ERP systems to manage those dynamics and engage with their suppliers and customers. While on-premise control of your SAP landscape and data centers provides advantages, it may be time to consider transitioning to the AWS cloud. The question is,…
  9. Enterprise AI Platforms : Build or Buy ?

    Reading time: 6 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   Our fascination with Artificial Intelligence (AI) For hundreds of years now, humankind has envisioned machines doing our tasks for us and has imagined creating intelligent machines and robots (The Czech writer Karel Čapek introduced the world to the word robot, by way…
  10. Understanding the difference between Business Intelligence (BI) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)

    Reading time: 5 mins

    In the world of technology, it will be an impossible task these days to find someone who is not aware of the term data science. With the emergence of data science, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) tools appreared on the horizon. The world was introduced to the significant impact AI and ML tools…