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Meet Your EU Compliance Requirements by Enabling Electronic Intrastat Reporting

Learn how to configure SAP ERP Central Component for identification and transfer of transactions for Intrastat reporting to SAP BusinessObjects Global Trade Services. Then you can set up SAP Electronic Compliance Reporting (SAP ECR) for reporting on goods shipped within and outside the European Union. Key Concept SAP Electronic Compliance Reporting (SAP ECR) is a...

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Improve SPL Screening Performance to Ensure Compliance with Your Global Business Partners

A sanctioned party list (SPL) screening involves screening your business partners against the respective government-published denied party list (DPL). You can set up SAP BusinessObjects Global Trade Services to ensure that your system keeps your legal business partners in order. Key Concept A denied party list (DPL) is a government-published list that contains the names…...

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Adopt Data Management Strategies to Optimize SAP CRM 7.0

Effective data management and appropriate configuration settings go a long way to combat the effect that high data growth in database tables has on system performance. Learn how to manage SAP CRM tables that are vulnerable to high volume data growth by leveraging data management best practices and customization settings to enhance the performance of…...

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Kehinde Eseyin
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Kehinde Eseyin is a security architect. He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science. He has about 12 years of IT security, governance framework, IS risk, and compliance experience gained by working in numerous global organizations. Over the years, he has demonstrated competencies in security design, information assurance, cyber security, data privacy, threat and vulnerability management, penetration testing, business architecture, project management, IT audit, IS controls framework, and identity and access management.



Automate Sales Processing and Price Updates for Third-Party Products

Learn about the procurement process of an item that is not manufactured in-house by a manufacturing company but is instead a direct procurement from a third party sold to the customer of the manufacturing company. See how you can configure your system to carry out automatic updates of prices of such items in SAP ERP…...

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Allow Users to Execute LSMW Objects Without Access to Transaction LSMW

Learn a 3-step technique for restricting user access to LSMW to just one assigned data load. Users then can execute a data load without posing a security risk. Key Concept Transaction LSMW is the main transaction for accessing the Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW), whichis a tool used to load data into an SAP system…....

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Manuel Gallardo
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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.



Control Retroactive Time Processing Through Personnel Calculation Rules

Learn how to control retroactive calculations in the time evaluation schema and limit time and pay policy changes to specific time periods. Key Concept The time evaluation schema can be used to process raw time data from a source such as the Cross-Application Time Sheet (CATS) and produce results to be used by Payroll processing…...

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Combine SAP NetWeaver BW, Xcelsius, and Crystal Reports for Personalized Reporting

Find out how you can combine Xcelsius 2008 and Crystal Reports 2008 with your SAP NetWeaver BW system to show aggregated data in your dashboard and then navigate to the detailed data in Crystal Reports. By combining these two applications, you can show highly summarized data to your executives and managers, while allowing analysts to…...

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Ingo Hilgefort
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Ingo Hilgefort started his career in 1999 with Seagate Software/Crystal Decisions as a trainer and consultant. He moved to Walldorf for Crystal Decisions at the end of 2000, and worked with the SAP NetWeaver BW development team integrating Crystal Reports with SAP NetWeaver BW. He then relocated to Vancouver in 2004, and worked as a product manager/program manager (in engineering) on the integration of BusinessObjects products with SAP products. Ingo's focus is now on the integration of the SAP BusinessObjects BI suite with  SAP landscapes, such as SAP BW and SAP BW on SAP HANA, focusing on end-to-end integration scenarios. In addition to his experience as a product manager and in his engineering roles, Ingo has been involved in architecting and delivering deployments of SAP BusinessObjects software in combination with SAP software for a number of global customers, and has been recognized by the SAP Community as an SAP Mentor for SAP BusinessObjects- and SAP integration-related topics. Currently, Ingo is the Vice President of Product Management and Product Strategy at Visual BI Solutions, working on extensions to SAP’s product offering such as SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio and SAP Lumira. You may follow him on Twitter at @ihilgefort.



Pick and Choose: How Kingston General Hospital Manages Its Inventory with SAP

ManagementAs both an academic health sciences center and a working hospital, Kingston General Hospital relies on a complex network of systems and people to manage all the tubes, bandages, needles, and other medical supplies distributed throughout the facility. Recently, the hospital was able to upgrade to SAP ERP 6.0 and expand its inventory management system…...

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Prepare for IFRS with the Starter Kit for IFRS for SAP BusinessObjects Financial Consolidation

The adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as part of a global international accounting convergence can be expensive for your company because it is an implementation rather than just an accounting or reporting project. Learn about the latest starter kit from SAP for its SAP BusinessObjects Financial Consolidation application, which can speed up and…...

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