It?s not easy for manufacturing companies to improve operating efficiency while responding to market changes. Improving productivity across business processes requires visibility, speed, and automation. The SAP Business All-in-One fast-start program can tailor SAP manufacturing software to your needs and roll it out quickly?and, it can be adapted to changing requirements. Find out how it can grow with your company.
Related to SAP Customers: Best Practices, Business Process Management, Change Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Manufacturing Management, SAP
The risks of enterprise resource planning (ERP) upgrades are clear. However, progress has been made, and this is especially true for SAP customers migrating to ECC 5.0. But what are the risks associated with SAP upgrades? And what are specific risk-mitigation approaches? SAP?s ASAP upgrade methodology can help answer these questions to maximize the value of an upgrade investment.
Related to SAP Customers: Risk Management, Software Migration, Technology Tools and Methods, onDemand Software, Management of Companies and Enterprises
Extending the capabilities and value of SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is a concern for users. To improve data use and fact-based decision making, and reduce stranded spreadsheets, SAP users can choose a business intelligence (BI) software solution such as IBM Cognos 8, with budgeting, planning, and forecasting functions. Find out more about how you can improve your business performance management content with BI.
Related to SAP Customers: Balanced Scorecard, Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Data Warehouse, Decision Making, Forcasting and Planning, Product Data Management (PDM), IBM
This benchmarking study analyzes human resources (HR) performance for over 200 best-practice companies in three categories: process and transactional support, expertise-based business support, and strategic decision support. Two questions are at the core of the study: How can companies reduce HR costs and increase HR efficiency? And how can HR organizations create business value and optimize effectiveness? Find out what they said.
Related to SAP Customers: Human Capital Management (HCM), Human Resources, SAP
An unsettled economy needs a different approach to managing revenues. Companies must identify their most profitable customers and the most effective marketing and sales vehicle for reaching them?with a shrinking budget. And shifts in customer spending demand a fresh look at the value proposition of your current products and services. Find out how you can stay close to your customers as their needs change.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Performance Management (BPM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Data Management and Analysis, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, Marketing Automation, Risk Management, SAP
Better decision making is critical during a recession?when resources are restricted?which makes business intelligence (BI) and analytics appealing to management. But justifying large capital outlays for software is challenging unless short-term benefits can be correlated with the investment. The key is to execute each project within the long-term strategic plan of organization-wide decision management. Find out how.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Intelligence (BI), ROI Tool, Software Selection, SAP
People?that is, talent?are at the heart of any strategy to master the business challenges of high-tech companies. For best results, human resources (HR) organizations must transform from taking the role of service provider to that of strategic business partner. Find out about the four imperatives a successful HR organization must address in order to develop a competitive HR strategy and win the war for talent.
Related to SAP Customers: Human Capital Management (HCM), Human Resources, Management Practices, Performance Management, Recruitment Management, Strategy, SAP, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
IT investment continues to grow, as do the solutions that are funded by it. So far, this growth has contributed more to complexity than simplification. Standardizing on enterprise solutions can help companies manage this complexity and focus on their number-one priority: enabling business intelligence (BI). The use cases presented in this whitepaper highlight ways that your company can benefit from standardization.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, SAP
Leading life sciences companies are recognizing the need for synchronized, enterprise-wide pricing and contract management processes. An integrated solution can provide the transparency needed to satisfy auditors, balance pricing with go-to-market strategies, and support sales and finance?including accurately predicting margins. Find out about solutions that offer support for enterprise pricing and contract management.
Related to SAP Customers: Contract Management, SAP
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), designed to quickly stimulate economic recovery in the US, also marks the start of a new era in the regulation, oversight, and accountability of the use of public funds. Agencies at all government levels will be challenged to maintain focus on programs that achieve long-term results?while ensuring they adhere to the complex requirements for stimulus funds. Learn more.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Performance Management (BPM), Compliance Management, Data Management and Analysis, Government and Legal, Public Policy, Regulatory and Compliance, SAP, Finance and Insurance, Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles, Public Administration
Sole-sourcing business intelligence (BI) software from enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors is an alluring option for many companies. But in addition to the benefits, there are drawbacks. A study of 100 enterprises from the United States and the European Union that have deployed BI and ERP from the same vendor investigates whether customers are experiencing what sole-sourcing promised to deliver. Learn more.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Decision Making Considerations, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Management Practices, Practices and Business Issues, Software Selection, Strategy, IBM
When you upgrade enterprise application software, you want to realize expected benefits as quickly as possible and minimize costs, disruption, and risk. In tough economic times, there is absolutely no room for budget overruns and the potential disruption to business operations?which are always risks of an application upgrade. An end-user management solution can help you realize return on investment (ROI). Find out how.
Related to SAP Customers: Business Performance Management (BPM), Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, Performance Management, Return on Investment (ROI), Software Asset Management, Technology Tools and Methods, Knoa Software
Unencrypted communication between users? workstations and the backend SAP servers is a significant vulnerability to your SAP environment. This can put the confidential data inside your SAP systems and your entire business activity at risk?and have a negative impact on your customers. Find out how to reduce business risks and improve audit results through encrypted communication and two-factor user authentication for SAP.
Related to SAP Customers: Access Control, Desktop or Workstation, Encryption and Key Management (PKI), Enterprise Asset Management, Human Resources, Identity Management/User Provisioning, Middleware, Security, Workstation, SECUDE International AG, Finance and Insurance, Health Care and Social Assistance
Finance professionals who plan, budget, and forecast in an SAP environment always need to drive additional value from their SAP solutions. One of the most pressing challenges is extending SAP functionality with a planning, budgeting, and forecasting solution that offers critical modeling and analytic capabilities for improved financial performance management. Learn how a business intelligence (BI) solution can help.
Related to SAP Customers: Accounting and Financial Management, Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Data Management and Analysis, Data Mining, Data Warehouse, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, IBM
Navigator One for SAP Business One (v88) is now TEC Certified for online comparison of accounting software in TEC's Evaluation Centers. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.
Related to SAP Customers: Accounts Payable (A/P), Accounts Receivable (A/R), Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, General Ledger, Inventory Management, Job Costing, Manufacturing Management, Payroll and Personnel Accounting, Technology Evaluation Centers