- December 06, 2010
SAP has launched an enterprise edition of StreamWork that’s integrated with its product lifecycle management business suite application, and will soon integrate it with its CRM and BusinessObjects Strategy Management applications.
- December 02, 2010
More organizations are implementing SAP BPC with the release of SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation 7.5.
- December 01, 2010
While SAP’s cloud offerings provide customers a number of benefits, obstacles stand in the way to greater adoption of the technology in the coming years, according to a new Forrester report.
- November 24, 2010
One year after discouraging users from using it for mission-critical projects, Gartner now says SAP NetWeaver PI is on solid footing.
- November 17, 2010
Trying to make SAP NetWeaver Portal and SharePoint play nice? Read tips for SAP/SharePoint integration planning from Pete Lagana.
- November 05, 2010
In the coming months, SAP will begin attaching StreamWork to several of its Business Suite applications.
- October 31, 2010
In this short video, learn about one customer's SAP applications priorities for 2010.
- October 27, 2010
Does Oracle or SAP have better e-Sourcing software? Learn more in this column by SpendMatters’ Jason Busch.
- October 25, 2010
Looking for supplier information management software? Learn how SAP stacks up to Oracle in this column.
- October 08, 2010
Thinking of using the SAP Universal Worklist? Read tips on best practices for leveraging it to simplify the user experience.
- September 28, 2010
With many customers still on older releases, SAP announced it would extend the timeline for support and maintenance, allowing customers more time to move to ECC 6.0.
- September 10, 2010
SAP Solution Manager is the centerpiece of SAP’s strategy to help customers lower TCO. So why have so few extended its use beyond mandated service-related tasks?
- August 26, 2010
A new Gartner report criticizes SAP for constantly changing the names of its applications, which confuses customers and makes it nearly impossible for them to know what they have or need.
- August 12, 2010
An SAP mobile applications strategy needs to take into account SAP mobile device security, and that requires tough encryption and proper planning.
- July 23, 2010
Is there a future for SAP NetWeaver Portal? SAP says so, but users want to see some key weaknesses addressed, including poor integration with third-party applications.
- July 20, 2010
Perfect order management starts with perfect processes, which can help consolidate apps and free up capital. Learn more in this podcast with Ray Wang.
- July 10, 2010
One of the common challenges that organizations face with SAP MII projects is trying to do too many things at once.
- June 28, 2010
BPM ownership is often unclear in organizations, but getting the right people to take charge often dictates BPM success.
- June 23, 2010
SAP is pushing its value engineering services, at one time offered to only the largest customers, to help with IT project prioritization and SAP ROI.
- June 11, 2010
More manufacturers are seeking manufacturing intelligence tools, and increasingly SAP MII is the pick for SAP shops.
- May 28, 2010
A number of vendors offer data archiving solutions that can be incorporated into existing SAP implementations. Learn more about using SAP data archiving tools, and what role Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) plays in an SAP data archiving ...
- May 28, 2010
Building a reliable SAP data archiving infrastructure for used to send chills down the spine of any SAP data administrator. While much of that worry has receded, implementing an archiving SAP infrastructure can be a tricky process.
- May 28, 2010
Find out about best practices for implementing SAP data archiving infrastructure, and find out how product selection for an SAP archiving solution begins with assessment of what is already owned and what is needed to enable a successful SAP ...
- May 27, 2010
Managed service providers (MSPs) are helping organizations reduce costs and manage software implementations, according to spendmatters.com's Jason Busch. In this column, get advice on hiring MSPs.
- March 24, 2010
Interested in an SAP employee self-service project? Learn more about the County of Sacramento's project, including best practices and common challenges in SAP ERP HCM projects.
- March 24, 2010
Should your organization start thinking about an SAP data archiving project? Get answers to frequently asked questions on the topic from SAP data archiving expert Nick Parkin in this podcast.
- March 02, 2010
SAP customers have a tiered SAP support and maintenance model again. In this special report, read more about the options, including advice on negotiating contracts and looking at third-party support.
- January 15, 2010
While a lower cost maintenance and support option is good news for customers, deciding what to do could be harder without the KPI program.
- January 14, 2010
After two years of trying to push through a single SAP maintenance and support structure, the company is again offering customers two choices -- SAP Standard Support at 18% and SAP Enterprise Support at 22% of license fees.
- January 07, 2010
IBM and Accenture are the top SAP implementation partners, but smaller SAP SIs can provide deeper industry expertise, flexibility and lower costs, according to Forrester.
- December 14, 2009
Matthias Müller-Wolf, a former COO of SAP Germany and a speaker at the recent Sapience conference in Boston, discusses his presentation on selling second hand software licenses in Europe and the possibility for doing the same in the United ...
- November 18, 2009
SAP data archiving is a complicated, labor-intensive process. But there are best practices for SAP data archiving to make the administrative task simpler.
- November 09, 2009
SAP Internet Transaction Server (ITS) Mobile can overcome the limitations of mobile devices by Web-enabling radio frequency (RF) transactions used in warehouse management. Learn how manufacturer Pactiv Corp. used SAP ITS Mobile to improve the ...
- October 05, 2009
Sage Group Consulting helped Tarrant County, Texas, upgrade from SAP R/3 4.7 to ECC 6.0 with advance planning and simulations before go-live.
- August 05, 2009
SAP and Oracle continue to duke it out for the top spot in retail software, but both are fighting off best-of-breed competitors by touting the message that integration is critical.
- July 30, 2009
SAP is working with a group of its largest customers -- dubbed the Premier Customer Network -- to deliver best practices to the smaller ones.
- July 20, 2009
Customers are focused on cutting their total cost of ownership (TCO), leading to a drop in license sales.
- July 16, 2009
In part 2 of this podcast on workforce management, learn more about building a business case for workforce management and integration challenges within the context of an SAP application strategy.
- July 16, 2009
Companies aren't just using workforce management software to keep track of employee hours anymore -- it's helping companies meet strategic objectives to improve revenue. Learn more in this podcast.
- June 30, 2009
New versions of SAP process control and SAP risk management, released today, include embedded business intelligence software and ease integration with other business apps.
- April 15, 2009
In this podcast, get negotiation tips for cutting your SAP maintenance contract costs and learn negotiation mistakes customers make and what savings they're getting.
- December 11, 2008
SAP Unicode conversion will be a must for SAP customers going forward. Here's what you need to know about Unicode, and how to tackle Unicode conversion in SAP environments.
- November 19, 2008
Find out why SAP cut prices for NetWeaver development licenses nearly in half.
- October 01, 2008
SAP support fee hikes have many SAP customers concerned. In this podcast, an SAP spokesman explains the basics of SAP Enterprise Support and why customers should come around.
- September 16, 2008
Lockheed Martin shared some of the tips, tricks and lessons learned from its ERP upgrade at SAP TechEd.
- September 01, 2008
Texas Instruments is turning to SAP to begin building a service-oriented architecture and address customer and supply chain issues by incorporating Web services.
- July 02, 2008
Hear tips from a longtime Basis administrator about getting a job in a NetWeaver world.
- May 05, 2008
Bank of America explained at a Sapphire conference session how to select an ERP vendor with maximum diligence and risk management built in.
- February 20, 2008
SAP is no longer offering Basic Support at 17% of license fees. Instead, it's offering only Enterprise Support -- for 22% of license fees.
- November 15, 2007
With Java and global outsourcing becoming more prevalent, what does the future look like for ABAP developers?
- October 04, 2007
SAP executives discuss new Web services that will enable companies to integrate identity management software with SAP GRC access control in this podcast.
- July 17, 2007
Orange County Public Schools used change management and an SAP ERP upgrade to start getting the most out of their SAP implementation.
- July 10, 2007
Some SAP systems integration projects are tougher than others, and each systems integrator has strengths and weaknesses.
- May 17, 2007
In Part 2 of his series, careers expert Jon Reed examines some popular and not so popular SAP terms -- including Enterprise SOA, process integration and NetWeaver BI -- to help determine where SAP's technology is headed and how it will impact your ...
- March 07, 2007
How should Oracle's acquisition of Hyperion affect SAP customers' business intelligence (BI) plans?
- September 26, 2006
Consolidating multiple legacy systems onto SAP is a daunting task, but one expert says that a little in-house data cleansing helps ease migration headaches.
- September 07, 2006
SAP and Oracle have been at each other's throats in the retail industry and both vendors have been acquiring firms to build out specific retail functionality and broaden their footprints in the market. Jim McMurray, SAP's senior vice president for ...
- June 09, 2004
PepsiCo Inc. likes the flavor of SAP's full Business Suite.
- February 05, 2004
Baffled by BAPIs? This guide explains what a BAPI is, how it's used, and where it fits into your integration development. You'll find articles, tutorials, examples, tips, tools, expert advice and more to help you understand and use BAPIs.
- May 06, 2003
The UK Government agency Royal Mail successfully implemented SAP across a massive and decentralized organization. Now they have a success story, and are achieving ROI.
- November 06, 2002
Three SearchSAP.com panelists share lists of the most common mistakes they see at SAP implementation sites.