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Streamline the Use of LSMW Objects with Periodic Transfer

Learn how to customize Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW) Objects for periodic automated data transfers. The periodic transfer functionality can also reduce the number of steps required for the manual execution of LSMW Objects. Key Concept The Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW) is a tool used to load large amounts of data (such as SAP...

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Manuel Gallardo is the director of HCM consulting at /N SPRO. He is a former SAP platinum consultant and his area of expertise is SAP HCM enterprise architecture, SuccessFactors, and enterprise mobility. Since working on his first SAP implementation in 1994, he has also worked on a wide variety of SAP HR modules, as well as SAP NetWeaver Portal and ABAP development. Manuel is the author of Configuring and Using CATS, and is a frequent conference speaker.



Achieve Increased Efficiency through the Integration of Maintenance and Production

Learn the steps to build the integration between maintenance activities and production planning/detailed scheduling in SAP Advanced Planning & Optimization. See how integration between these areas and departments creates more visibility over common processes to help alert planners to possible downtimes and lack of materials. Key Concept Many companies rely on SAP Production Planning (PP)…...

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SAP Service Parts Planning Fine-Tunes After-Sales Business

See a summary of how the planning process works in Service Parts Planning from a functional viewpoint. Get a functional description of the standard planning process steps and the corresponding planning services offered by Service Parts Planning. Key Concept Service Parts Planning was introduced as a component of service parts management with SAP SCM 5.0…...

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Ask the CRM Expert: Customize the Standard Toolbars in SAP CRM 2007 and 7.0 for Quick Access to Actions

You can enhance the standard toolbars in the new CRM WebClient UI overview pages to add new buttons to incorporate your own functionality, such as a print button. Find out the six steps you need to take to customize your SAP CRM toolbars. Dear CRM Expert, I would like to know how to enhance the…...

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Reduce Costs with Better Handling of Scrap Master Data Elements

SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 offers several scrap master data elements. Understand the purpose of these master data elements, how the various scrap fields work together, and when and how to use master data elements to get the desired business results. Key Concept Scrap means different things to different people. The most common business meaning…...

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6 Steps to Enhance a CRM DataSource Using a BDoc BAdI

Learn about a new method you and your BW team can use to report on information obtained when you add new partner functions to SAP CRM — the Business Document Business Add-In. This six-step process allows you to collect data in real time and enables you to load the data into SAP NetWeaver Business Intelligence…...

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Avoid Pitfalls When Setting Up the Agent Inbox in SAP CRM 2007

The agent inbox in SAP CRM Interaction Center can be a centralized location to receive customer and supplier emails. An incoming email triggers a standard workflow, which routes the workflow object to your agent inbox. Find out the client-independent and client-dependent settings you need to make this work. Key Concept The Interaction Center agent inbox…...

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Streamline Your Capital Investment Process with Appropriation Requests

Learn how appropriation requests in SAP Investment Management can help you plan cash flows and carry out a cost benefit analysis. Key Concept Most SAP users use SAP Investment Management to plan investment programs. In SAP Investment Management, the focus is on the initial capital outlays. The SAP Investment Management programs are then linked to…...

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Banks Taking GRC More Seriously

/GRC/Project ManagementAn SAP-sponsored study by the Economist Intelligence Unit has found that while many banks hesitate to implement enterprise-wide solutions for governance, risk, and compliance (GRC), more banks are including GRC initiatives as part of a strategic view of their financial processes. “A sober appraisal of banks’ efforts will reveal that cost considerations have limited…...

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