IT Operations & Administration

While line of business teams focus on application functionality and how that will impact day to day business operations, just as critical for operational success is IT operations and administration. This can involve monitoring SAP systems for error logs, tuning operating systems and hardware to ensure optimal performance, or applying patches and updates. This has become further complicated by the advent of different cloud-based systems and deployments which can require everything from minimal intervention to an identical amount of effort to an on-premise system. Content in this topic area will focus on the tools that IT teams need to successfully manage and maintain systems, tips on using those tools, the path for SAP Solution Manager as systems move into the cloud, and how operational resources can be prepared for the different levels of support required for each system. 

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  1. Dassian

    Dassian is a strategic SAP, Microsoft, and global system integrator partner delivering ERP-based, standardized contract management, managerial accounting, program management, and material accounting and logistics solutions for highly regulated and project-centric industries.

  2. Video Q&A with Ofir Gil, CTO, APOS Systems on Importance of Seamless Data Connections

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director,  Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   The role of analytics in digital transformation can not be overstated. While there are many cultural, organizational and numerous other aspects for analytics to take deep roots in any organization, the underlying data plays an extremely important role. One important aspect is obviously data quality…
  3. MSC Industrial Supply Co. Retools to Meet Complex Market Expectations

    Today MSC Industrial Supply Co. (MSC) is a successful dot com business built inside of an 80-year-old company that started as a wholesale catalog distributor. Digital moves continue to support MSC’s changing customer landscape and help the business align with new ways of thinking about software. MSC’s Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Charlie…
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    Simplifying Digital Transformations

    By Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, Finance & Financial Automation Potential “Analysis Paralysis” Slowing Digital Transformation Strategy  Many organizations still operate elaborate technology landscapes built on legacy systems supported by outdated deployment strategies. Concurrently, both finance and IT professionals, want to avoid lengthy innovation roadmaps, prior to realizing ROI on technology investments. Decision-makers at these organizations,…...…
  5. Panel Discussion | Customer experiences with SAP S/4HANA deployment

    With excellent quality now more or less a given, companies have shifted their energy to improving the customer experience. Excellence is the new normal. Our customers experiences with SAP S/4HANA Deployment will examine best practices and lesson learned from those with hands-on experience with the process. This session does not focus on “how-tos” or one-size-fits-all…
  6. RPA, AI, oh my! What you need to know about the technologies that drive automation

    Automation technologies have always been present. In today’s landscape there are more options for solutions and intelligent automation. This can create great value but only through careful design and implementation. Automation can enable businesses to reduce errors, improving quality and increase overall productivity. The technologies that deliver the best results in automation take the time…
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    Democratizing AI Within Your Supply Chain Leadership

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   Supply Chains may never become fully autonomous but…. Supply chains of the future will be increasingly driven by algorithms. Key planning processes will be significantly automated and managed by Algorithms. In a nutshell, supply chains of the future will be part of mathematical corporations -corporations…
  8. Addressing Data Management Challenges for Data Intense Processes in SAP Ecosystem

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider Integrated challenge of process and data management A key challenge that organizations operating in complex technology ecosystems like SAP face is managing their business processes seamlessly and efficiently. From  a systems perspective, business processes within an ERP system span across several modules and hundreds of tables…....…
  9. Real-Time Inventory and Order Visibility: Key for Successful Supply Chain Management

    With advancements in technology such as Internet of Things (IoT), cloud, and big data, demands and expectations for supply chain management have continuously grown over the past few decades. Greater organization of real-time data and visibility into inventory and orders can be a crucial tool in achieving more efficient operations and greater customer value. Large-scale…
  10. Leveraging Technology to Address Automotive Industry Challenges

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider Automotive- An industry prone to challenges Automotive industry is one of the most prominent industries as far as the world of manufacturing is concerned. As Cassia and Matteo quote in their bestselling book “The Economics of Cars” : “The history of the manufacturing industry and the…