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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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    Asia-Pacific Leads Cloud Adoption for Data Management and Warehousing

    Reading time: 15 mins

    SAPInsider’s research of 213 members show that Asia-Pacific leads in appetite to host data on the cloud, and deploying broad enterprise strategy across SAP and non-SAP data.
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    RISE with SAP and Its Impact on Security and Compliance

    Reading time: 8 mins

    RISE with SAP focuses on bringing core business systems (SAP S/4HANA Cloud, private edition) into a customer environment that is cloud based, process driven, easy to scale, and easy to use. When embarking on a RISE with SAP journey, the authors of this article — Uemit Oezdurmus, SAP Global Head of Managed Security Services, and…
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    Accounting & Finance Expands Its Influence

    Reading time: 7 mins

    Accounting & Finance Expands Its Influence Across the Enterprise Utilities that are publicly traded companies are subject to various audits under the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act. Beyond recordkeeping and reporting, accounting & finance deliver an important strategic function across the enterprise. For UGI Utilities, a wholly owned subsidiary of UGI Corp., continued transformation is a key…
  4. Commit to a GREATER Customer Experience

    Reading time: 10 mins

    For all the talk about the importance of a great customer experience (CX), many companies are struggling to provide it. Only 26% of respondents to a survey conducted by SAPinsider said they are currently investing in CX initiatives and could confidently say that their organization has a dedicated CX budget. This lack of commitment proves…
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    Building Consistent Global GL Processes

    Reading time: 3 mins

    When SAP first launched SAP S/4HANA, the latest iteration of its core ERP, the mantra was “Run Simple.” That marketing jargon was born out of a motivating factor for many finance professionals — to create a simplified general ledger (GL) concept, moving from many ledgers down to one for the entire business. Regardless of whether…
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    Remote Work Amplifies the Need for Good Employee Experience

    Reading time: 5 mins

    In a remote environment, employee experiences can differ dramatically as people work on the same projects as their peers but in different locations and under varying circumstances. SAPinsider’s State of Human Experience in the Workplace Benchmark Report, published in June 2021, found that increasing remote work and workplace disruption was a driving force for employee…
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    Financial Analytics as a Strategic Business Asset

    Reading time: 9 mins

    A curiosity is driving finance leaders to learn how automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning can elevate the finance function and with it, the company’s entire analytics strategy. At the heart of this desire is data. This article explores how modernization and financial analytics can work together to help the finance department deliver value…
  8. Make Your Case – Identify the Incremental Value of SAP S/4HANA

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Many organizations could benefit from understanding how SAP S/4HANA can impact their business and help it run better, explains SAP Chief Architect Dr. Marcus-Alexander Funke. That is the goal of the SAP S/4HANA Value Start Program, in which SAP works with the customer to see the value of migrating to SAP S/4HANA. The program helps…
  9. Are Your People Ready for More?

    Reading time: 8 mins

    The pace of business and technological change is accelerating at increasingly rapid rate. SAP business and IT teams have been through so much over the past year of disruption and yet must be ready to support key innovation projects and important migrations to SAP S/4HANA and the cloud. How do leaders keep their staffs engaged,…
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    Procurement Transformation: Automation in P2P

    Reading time: 2 mins

    By Shashi Jina Research Director SAPInsider Supply Chain   As we move towards a digital economy, supply chain organizations are faced with finding new and innovate ways to transform and drive efficiencies — either through elimination or automation A focus area for many of these organizations is repetitive and/or administrative low- to non-value-added tasks. A…