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SAP Learns The Ropes Of Fashion/Outfitting
With a heavy heart, in 1999, SAP had to go back to the drawing board, to do a thorough redesign of its erstwhile ill-reputed Apparel & Footwear Solution (AFS

sap its logo  the beginning of July, SAP has resumed its aggressive marketing of its SAP AFS ( Apparel & Footwear Solutions ), specialized applications for apparel and footwear makers, after a 15 months painstaking effort to stabilize and upgrade the software, which initially was a major sore spot and embarrassment for SAP and a source of discomfort and disgruntlement of its early users. SAP AFS release 1.0 was introduced in 1997, apparently in hindsight quite hastily, with the aim to capture an apparent opportunity

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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Business intelligence (BI) and performance management applications enable real-time, interactive access, analysis, and manipulation of mission-critical corporate information. These applications provide users with valuable insights into key operating information to quickly identify business problems and opportunities. Users are able to access and leverage vast amounts of information to analyze relationships and understand trends that ultimately support business decisions. These tools prevent the potential loss of knowledge within the enterprise that results from massive information accumulation that is not readily accessible or in a usable form. It is an umbrella term that ties together other closely related data disciplines including data mining, statistical analysis, forecasting, and decision support. 

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