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Tackle Changes to Inventory, Cash Flow, and Benefit Regulations with SAP ERP

Review some accounting standard changes, including changes to foreign exchange rates, inventory, and benefits, and see how the SAP ERP system can address them. Key Concept The driver of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards (IAS) is the need to bring uniformity and consistency to accounting practices and reporting across the globe....

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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.



Achieve Cross-Fiscal Year Reporting with the Rollup Ledger in the SAP General Ledger

Overcome challenges presented with the SAP General Ledger for simultaneous reporting by using the rollup ledger. Key Concept Rollup ledgers provide alternate means of reporting by collecting and evaluating data from various SAP components. By selective procurement of data, these user-defined ledgers provide flexibility to structure reports on specific dimensions in a way that meets…...

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Create Decision Trees Using Standard SAP Operations

Learn how to use standard SAP operations based on employee master data to create decision trees in time evaluation processing. Key Concept The time evaluation schema processes time data from the SAP Cross-Application Time Sheet (CATS) to be used in payroll processing. Personnel calculation rules can be used to apply policies regarding time and leave…...

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Set Up Rule-Based Territory Definition in SAP CRM 7.0

Many organizations use territory management to organize their sales force. In SAP CRM 7.0, SAP fundamentally changed the design of territory management by introducing the concept of rule-based territory definition. See how to define the scope of territories and then model and assign them. Key Concept Business rule-based territory definition lends flexibility to defining the…...

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Synchronize Multiple System Projects with Customizing Distribution and Customizing Scout

ManagerLearn how to use the SAP Solution Manager Customizing Scout and Customizing Distribution functions to synchronize global configuration settings in a system landscape consisting of SAP ERP Central Component, SAP Supply Chain Management, and SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse. The synchronization of configurations across a system landscape makes system maintenance easier and more efficient. Key Concept…...

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The Office Document Toolbox for Creating RTF Documents and Spreadsheet Files Using ABAP: Part 2 — Reading and Writing Excel Documents

As an alternative to using the COM interface (which can be cumbersome) for creating Microsoft Word and Excel files in ABAP, you can use the Office Document Toolbox, an open-source solution, to create word processing documents in Rich Text Format (RTF) and spreadsheets in Excel XLS format. Learn how to read and write Excel files…...

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Share Data More Easily with SAP NetWeaver BW Connectivity for Xcelsius 2008

Learn about the new SAP NetWeaver BW connectivity for Xcelsius 2008 from SAP BusinessObjects. This new connectivity allows you to connect Xcelsius 2008 directly to your SAP NetWeaver BW queries. Find out about the connection functionality and how you can use Xcelsius on top of your data from SAP NetWeaver BW. Key Concept With Xcelsius…...

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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.



Implement 5 Key Controls to Mitigate Risk in Your Financial Closing Process

See five scenarios that commonly produce risk — and how to address them with configuration. Key Concept Enterprises should strive to make their financial closing operation as efficient and risk-free as possible by exercising due diligence in the activities that contribute to a successful closing. Implementing these controls can help mitigate risks associated with financial…...

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Set Up Preference Processing in SAP ECC and SAP Global Trade Services

See how to set up and perform preference processing within your global customs practices through your supply chain in both SAP ERP Central Component and SAP GRC Global Trade Services. Preference processing allows you to capture and determine the duty preference, drawback, and allowance based on the country of origin and tariff for the product…....

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