Business Planning and Consolidation with SAP: Business User Guide

Author: Onur Bekmezci

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781493213733

Category: Computers

Page: 500

View: 8469

Calling all SAP BPC users! Learn to handle tricky financials planning, forecasting, and budgeting with this book on SAP Business Planning and Consolidation. Step-by-step instructions will guide you through completing daily SAP BPC tasks such as data consolidation, workflow management, and report creation. Explore preconfigured system reports and learn to tailor custom reports to your specific business requirements. Use SAP BPC productively to enhance your organization's planning processes. Routine BPC Activities Plan, budget, and forecast using SAP BPC data with the EPM Add-In or the Web Client. Find out how to generate and monitor consolidated data for internal reporting or legal consolidation. Explore business process flow (BPF) functionality for workflow management Reporting with SAP BPC Develop and format reports in SAP BPC using both routine and advanced functionality for report creation. Create custom reports or use pre-formatted system reports to better understand your SAP BPC data Advanced SAP BPC Tasks Conduct periodic system maintenance for inevitable business changes such as process alternations, security developments, or new consolidation requirements. Highlights: SAP BPC interfaces System modeling Planning, budgeting, and forecasting Consolidated data Custom SAP BPC reports BPF functionality BPF reports EPM Add-In Security management Dimension management
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SAP Integrated Business Planning

Functionality and Implementation

Author: Sandy Markin,Amit Sinha

Publisher: SAP Press

ISBN: 9781493216932

Category: Computers

Page: 504

View: 1189

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Controlling-Profitability Analysis with SAP

Author: Marco Sisfontes-Monge

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781592293865

Category: Computers

Page: 550

View: 4775

• Find step-by-step configuration and implementation highlights for the CO-PA component• Integrate CO-PA with SAP NetWeaver BW, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation (BPC), and more• Uncover new trends for in-memory computing and the SAP HANA platformIf you're looking for a book that will help get you started with configuring Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) in SAP, look no further! Revised and updated, this best-seller will get you up to speed with the basic tools, methods, and key functionalities you need for a CO-PA implementation. Find what you need to make CO-PA work best for your business, and benefit from new information on integration topics, SAP BusinessObjects, and more.Business and Technical KnowledgeDecide whether costing- or account-based CO-PA is best for your business requirements, and understand how to configure the software for a successful implementation.Step-by-Step InstructionsFollow process-oriented steps, learn how to configure master data so it can be transferred to CO-PA from other SAP components, create reports, and define your planning environments.Supplement CO-PALearn about tools and technologies that can supplement your CO-PA practices such as SAP BPC, SAP HANA, SAP NetWeaver BW, and SAP BusinessObjects Analytics.Introduction to SAP HANAUnderstand what new in-memory trends mean for your ability to process and analyze business data with CO-PA.Updated and ExpandedBenefit from expanded content on topics like top-down distribution, work in process, reporting with CO-PA in the SAP NetWeaver BW environment, and much more.
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SAP BW 7. 4 - Practical Guide

Author: Amol Palekar,Bharat Patel,Shreekant Shiralkar

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781493211913

Category: Computers

Page: 852

View: 3561

Don't just read about SAP BW - get your hands dirty with this updated, must-have guide. Tackle all of the common tasks you'll encounter when working with SAP BW, from creating objects, to extracting and transforming data, to mastering the BEx tools. Keep your skills sharp with information new to this edition, including updates for SAP BW 7.4 and BW on SAP HANA. Throughout the book, follow along with a comprehensive case study to cement your knowledge.
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Integrating IBM Security and SAP Solutions

Author: Axel Buecker,Ivy Chiu,Kenny Chow,Ingo Dressler,Anthony Ferguson,Vaughan Harper,David Moore,Zoran Radenkovic,Guy Redding,John Robinson,Sascha Schefenacker,Franz Wolfhagen,IBM Redbooks

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

ISBN: 0738436569

Category: Computers

Page: 434

View: 1784

Many large and medium-sized organizations have made strategic investments in the SAP NetWeaver technology platform as their primary application platform. In fact, SAP software is used to manage many core business processes and data. As a result, it is critical for all organizations to manage the life cycle of user access to the SAP applications while adhering to security and risk compliance requirements. In this IBM® Redbooks® publication, we discuss the integration points into SAP solutions that are supported by the IBM Security access and identity management product capabilities. IBM Security software offers a range of identity management (IdM) adapters and access management components for SAP solutions that are available with IBM Tivoli® Identity Manager, IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator, IBM Tivoli Directory Server, IBM Access Manager for e-business, IBM Tivoli Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On, and IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager. This book is a valuable resource for security officers, consultants, administrators, and architects who want to understand and implement an identity management solution for an SAP environment.
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Implementing Integrated Business Planning

A Guide Exemplified With Process Context and SAP IBP Use Cases

Author: Robert Kepczynski,Alecsandra Dimofte,Raghav Jandhyala,Ganesh Sankaran,Andrew Boyle

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319900951

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 461

View: 1991

This book provides comprehensive guidance on leveraging SAP IBP technology to connect strategic, tactical and operational planning into one coherent process framework, presenting experience shared by practitioners in workshops, customer presentations, business, and IT transformation projects. It also offers use cases and a wealth of practical tips to ensure that readers understand the challenges and advantages of IBP implementation. The book starts by characterizing disconnected planning and contrasting this with key elements of a transformation project approach. It explains the functional foundations and SAP Hybris, Trade Promotion Planning, Customer Business Planning, ARIBA, and S/4 integration with SAP IBP. It then presents an example of a process for integrating finance in IBP. Annual business planning and monthly strategic product planning are taken as examples of explain Strategic Planning. The core of the book is dedicated to tactical sales and operations planning (S&OP) and its process steps, product demand, supply review, integrated reconciliation and management business review, illustrating all steps with use cases. It also describes unconstrained and constrained-but-optimized supply planning, inventory optimization, and shelf life planning in detail, and explains how to improve responsiveness with order-based allocation planning, sales order confirmation, and big deal / tender management coupled with simultaneous re-planning of supply. The book closes with a chapter on performance measurement, focusing on effectiveness, efficiency, and adherence. Throughout, the book includes use cases to connect process and technology through use.
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Central Finance and SAP S/4HANA

The Comprehensive Guide

Author: CARSTEN. AWAN HILKER (JAVAID. DELVAT, JULIEN.),Javaid Awan,Julien Delvat

Publisher: SAP Press

ISBN: 9781493217199

Category: Computers

Page: 450

View: 3543

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SAP HANA

An Introduction

Author: Penny Silvia,Bjarne Berg,Rob Frye

Publisher: Rheinwerk Publishing

ISBN: 9781493214075

Category: Computers

Page: 549

View: 3465

What does SAP HANA mean for you? This book is your introduction to all the essentials: from implementation options to the basics of data modeling and administration. With cutting-edge coverage of Smart Data Access, Vora, and more, this bestseller has everything you need to take your first steps with SAP HANA.
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SAP Simple Finance

An Introduction

Author: Jens Krüger

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781493212156

Category: Computers

Page: 407

View: 3218

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Testing SAP Solutions

Author: Markus Helfen,Hans Martin Trauthwein

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781592293667

Category: Computers

Page: 716

View: 1565

No testing means no Go-live! But how do you make sure that your tests are comprehensive and deliver valid results? This complete guide to test planning and test execution answers all of your questions. Not only will you learn the basics for a test strategy and a test methodology that fit the requirements of your solution, you will also understand functionality and usage of all the tools SAP and their partners provide for testing: Extensive, practical chapters on the most important tools, SAP Solution Manager and eCATT, as well as substantial coverage of TDMS, HP Quality Center, and SAP LoadRunner show exactly how to perform functional and performance tests. In addition, for each tool you'll find a real-life project report from a well known SAP customer.For this second edition, the book has been thoroughly revised and extended by more than 350 pages. New topics include SAP TAO, HP Quality Center, RunSAP, and SOA testing.
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Financial Reporting with SAP

Author: Aylin Korkmaz

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781592293919

Category: Computers

Page: 745

View: 4607

• Understand and implement strategies for optimizing financials reporting capabilities• Master the best practices for simplifying, streamlining, and automating financial and management reporting• Learn how to integrate Financials reporting with SAP ERP, SAP NetWeaver BW, and SAP BusinessObjectsThis book provides finance and IT teams with best practices for delivering financial reports faster, more accurately, and in compliance with various international accounting standards. Featuring step-by-step coverage of all major FI reporting functions (including Sub-Ledger, Corporate Finance Management, and Governance, Risk & Compliance), this book will help you streamline and simplify financial business processes and automate financial and management reporting in SAP ERP Financials.This new edition includes updated content on statutory reporting, segment reporting, AP and AR reports in SAP ERP, Consolidated Financial Reporting, as well as the most recent reporting tools in SAP ERP, SAP BusinessObjects.
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Architecting and Deploying DB2 with BLU Acceleration

Author: Whei-Jen Chen,Brigitte Blaser,Marco Bonezzi,Polly Lau,Jean Cristie Pacanaro,Martin Schlegel,Ayesha Zaka,Alexander Zietlow,IBM Redbooks

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

ISBN: 0738440124

Category: Computers

Page: 446

View: 6042

IBM® DB2® with BLU Acceleration is a revolutionary technology that is delivered in DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Release 10.5. BLU Acceleration delivers breakthrough performance improvements for analytic queries by using dynamic in-memory columnar technologies. Different from other vendor solutions, BLU Acceleration allows the unified computing of OLTP and analytics data inside a single database, therefore, removing barriers and accelerating results for users. With observed hundredfold improvement in query response time, BLU Acceleration provides a simple, fast, and easy-to-use solution for the needs of today's organizations; quick access to business answers can be used to gain a competitive edge, lower costs, and more. This IBM Redbooks® publication introduces the concepts of DB2 with BLU Acceleration. It discusses the steps to move from a relational database to using BLU Acceleration, optimizing BLU usage, and deploying BLU into existing analytic solutions today, with an example of IBM Cognos®. This book also describes integration of DB2 with BLU Acceleration into SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) and SAP's near-line storage solution on DB2. This publication is intended to be helpful to a wide-ranging audience, including those readers who want to understand the technologies and those who have planning, deployment, and support responsibilities.
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Controlling with SAP - Practical Guide

Author: Janet Salmon

Publisher: SAP PRESS

ISBN: 9781493210121

Category: Computers

Page: 700

View: 3146

From basic transactions to troubleshooting, this title helps you execute your daily Controlling tasks with fewer steps and greater ease. It shows you how to manage master data, set up planning and budgeting work, and conduct actual postings using routine CO capabilities and new technologies integrated alongside the Controlling component.
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SAP S/4HANA Finance

An Introduction

Author: Jens Krüger

Publisher: Rheinwerk Publishing

ISBN: 9781493213856

Category: Computers

Page: 411

View: 7736

New edition of SAP simple finance: an introduction. 2015.
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Sap S/4hana

An Introduction

Author: Devraj Bardhan,Axel Baumgartl,Nga-Sze Choi,Asidhara Lahiri,Mark Dudgeon,Bert Meijerink,Andrew Worsley-Tonks

Publisher: SAP Press

ISBN: 9781493217755

Category: Computers

Page: 615

View: 3194

"Whether you're already en route to SAP S/4HANA or taking your first look, this book is your go-to introduction to the new suite. See what SAP S/4HANA offers for your core business processes: finance, manufacturing, sales, and more. Learn about your reporting, extension, and adoption options, and consult customer case studies to learn from current customers. From the cloud to SAP Leonardo, get on the cutting edge of SAP!"--
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Actual Costing with the SAP Material Ledger

Author: Vanda Reis

Publisher: Rheinwerk Publishing

ISBN: 9781493212453

Category: Computers

Page: 547

View: 9962

Learn how to configure the SAP Material Ledger to perform periodic actual costing, actual costing revaluations, and more Discover how the SAP Material Ledger calculates actual costs, and what it means for your business Master advanced SAP Material Ledger and actual costing functions If you are a controller, consultant, or cost accounting professional, then this is your comprehensive guide to using the SAP Material Ledger for actual costing! Here, you ll find the answers to how, why, and where to perform actual costing with the SAP Material Ledger to optimize your business practices. After a brief overview of how to configure the SAP Material Ledger, the book delves into more in-depth usages of actual costing and Material Ledger functionalities, such as using alternative valuation runs and actual costing cross-company code. Actual Costing Processes Learn about the different types of inventory valuation and how they can influence your business. Configuration Master SAP Material Ledger basic configuration. You will be able to carry inventory valuation in multiple currencies, and configure your system to work with more advanced tasks.Create Your Own Scenarios Follow along and recreate scenarios in your system, such as manufacturing variances, supply chain transfers, period-end closing processes, and more. Advanced Topics Discover how to display intercompany actual costs in the actual cost component split, as well as integrate the Material Ledger with CO-PA. Latest Releases Up to date for SAP ERP 6.0 enhancement package 5, so you can prepare your business for future changes and transitions. Highlights Product cost planning Actual costing runs Total cost absorption Purchase price variance Manufacturing and overhead variances Material price determination Single- and multilevel price determination COGS revaluation at actual cost WIP revaluation at actual cost Multiple valuations/transfer prices IFRS
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