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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

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

    Reading time: 15 mins

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  1. The Future of Business Intelligence Benchmark Report

    Reading time: 15 mins

    In This Report: We have entered the age of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Technology has taken a massive leap in the last decade and is expected to take another exponential leap in this coming decade, leading to rapid advances in the discipline of data science. Data science practices introduced the world of…
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    Transformation with SAP S/4HANA Means Evolving and Learning

    Reading time: 10 mins

    As SAP S/4HANA customers across every industry vertical undergo digital transformation, changes in the digital technology landscape such as cloud and artificial intelligence (AI), the evolution of consumerism, and disruptions caused by the pandemic, are creating make-or-break opportunities. An organization with insight into how the market is changing, and how its products are being consumed,…
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    New Automation Needed for Modern IT Environments

    Reading time: 7 mins

    Today’s IT landscapes are becoming more diverse as IT leaders adopt new applications to better support their business requirements, and as the infrastructure itself becomes a hybrid blend of cloud and on-premise infrastructure. These changes impact the types of processes that run, where they run, and how they interface with the SAP ecosystem. This growing…
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    Boost Productivity Gains Through Better Employee Experience

    Reading time: 4 mins

    What motivates companies to invest in improved employee experience? In SAPinsider recent research on The State of Human Experience in the Workplace, the most significant driver was the rise of remote workforces due to the COVID-19 pandemic. HR leads employee experience strategy because it is HR that measures the effectiveness of employee experience changes. In…
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    Demand for Cloud-based Finance Technology

    Reading time: 5 mins

    In his article “Complexity Drives Demand for Cloud-based Finance Technology,” SAPinsider’s Research Director Ogo Nwanyanwu shares insights from his latest research and interactions with the SAP finance community. Nwanyanwu explains that transforming core finance functions and moving to cloud-based SAP ERP deployments are top priorities for organizations he surveyed. Pressure to reduce the cost and…
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    SAP Workloads Are Moving to the Cloud

    Reading time: 8 mins

    SAPinsider research shows that since 2019, there has been an increase in the number of organizations that are running at least some enterprise solutions in the cloud. In his 2021 research, Robert Holland, SAPinsider’s Vice President and Research Director, focuses on how SAP workloads are being impacted by this trend. “What we found is that…
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    Key Considerations for SAP S/4HANA Cloud ABAP Environment

    Reading time: 7 mins

    The SAP S/4HANA Cloud ABAP environment provides ABAP developers with full ABAP development tool access to released SAP S/4HANA Cloud business objects and extension points. These interfaces are guaranteed to be stable, removing adaptation efforts after a version change. ABAP developers can directly connect and carry out on-stack development tasks similarly as in the on-premise…
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    Instill Operational Agility Into Your Organizational Fabric

    Reading time: 9 mins

    Companies face an onslaught of marketplace volatility, requiring an approach that balances people and technology. The market landscape is in a state of rebuilding. Raw material shortages, supplier insolvencies, and a host of other issues pose challenges to companies and their supply chains. Those enterprises that have adapted have one thing in common — operational…
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    Automated Machine Learning in the Cloud

    Reading time: 8 mins

    It has been more than eight years since AutoWEKA, the first free and open-source machine learning library, was released in 2013. It is not surprising then that automation of the data science process has been around for nearly a decade, but these tools have evolved extensively in recent years. The initial technologies were mainly focused…
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    Don’t Let Your Sustainability Footprint Leave You Behind

    Reading time: 6 mins

    Sustainability was once primarily associated with green initiatives. Today, the term “sustainability” encompasses several environmental, economic, and societal issues, such as affordable and clean energy, reduced inequality, and zero hunger, that require the world’s immediate attention. As one critical group of actors among many, corporations are on the front lines driving sustainable development across the…