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. BCC Distribution, Inc.

    To improve inventory control and tracking for businesses running SAP software (S/4HANA or ECC 6.0), and utilizing IM, WM, EWM, and other SAP modules, BCC Distribution delivers turn-key mobile RF scanning and enterprise label printing solutions that directly integrate real-time barcode automation into a company’s SAP business system. Our mission is to deliver barcoding automation solutions that follow 3 key principles: ease of use, increase business efficiency, and achieve immediate ROI with hard dollar costs savings. For over 20 years, BCC Distribution has been the premier provider of complete barcode automation and data collection solutions. BCCD offers clients best-of-breed mobile terminals certified with the latest Android and Windows operating systems, 1D and 2D barcode scanners to meet nearly any scanning requirement, stationary and mobile barcode label printers, along with state-of-the-art SAP-integrated software and technical services to deliver best practice barcoding and RFID solutions designed for SAP ERP business systems.

  2. Why Analytics Drives The Real Value in Smart Manufacturing

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   The lucrative opportunity in smart manufacturing Back in 2018, IDC estimated that by 2020, at least 55% of the organizations would leverage Industry 4.0 technologies to transform their businesses and operating models. While they have not published the most recent stats on…
  3. SAPPHIRE NOW HXM

    SAPPHIRE NOW Human Resources Day Focuses on Employee Experience

    By Craig Powers, Research Analyst, SAPinsider If you’ve ever been to Orlando for an in-person SAPPHIRE NOW event, you’ve experienced an intense week of meetings, sessions, major announcements, networking, and for many, a reunion. This experience has been greatly changed by the virtual nature of this year’s event, and while the usual way of engaging…
  4. Successfully Manage Data Integration Challenges within SAP S/4HANA Central Finance

    When considering a move to SAP S/4HANA Central Finance, does your plan fully address how to integrate your existing non-SAP source system data and master data into your Central Finance implementation? Discover how adding SAP Solution Extensions by Magnitude for SAP S/4HANA can facilitate and accelerate data integration for your move to Central Finance. This…
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    SAPinsiders Shift Focus

    Activity and interest in SAP S/4HANA are accelerating as companies reinvigorate their investments in SAP and overall technology. This conclusion continues to be reenforced across all of SAPinsider’s 2021 research. Our findings show that actual implementations are increasing over the past year. Companies are now leaving the evaluation phase and beginning their projects. This year’s…
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    SAP Customer Journeys Lead to Finance Transformation

    The drive to transform finance with SAP S/4HANA can stem from several factors — the need to standardize processes, mergers and acquisitions activity, a growing global landscape, or a combination of these dynamics pulling on the enterprise. It’s a journey that goes beyond technology and requires the human element for success. During SAPinsider’s March 2020…
  7. Technology is Accelerating Motor Oil Group’s Deep Energy Transformation, Innovation, and Expanded Customer Experience

    Motor Oil Group (MOG) is one of Greece’s largest companies undergoing a deep transformation from pure oil and gas company to full-fledged energy supply and services company. The combination of mobility and new technologies is stated as one of the Group’s strategic priorities in transforming the fuel station of today and developing the non-fuel retail…
  8. Impact of E-commerce on Warehousing Strategy

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   E-commerce was destined to grow significantly even before the pandemic but the advent of pandemic has accelerated the growth. Such was the boom in e-commerce during this pandemic that even some of the struggling e-commerce companies, are doing good business. The current…
  9. Introducing ABAP Platform 1809

    Why a Solution That Can Integrate Algorithms Smartly Will Be a Game Changer

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   Thinking beyond the obvious We envision that at some point,  AI algorithms will replace existing supply chain planning systems. However, we rarely think about or discuss the architecture of the kind of solution that can make it happen. We will not get…
  10. Building Scalable Analytics Solutions : A Manufacturing Example

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider The killer of ROI on analytics investments – siloed solutions Every white paper, think tank perspective, analytics body of knowledge, research- they are all screaming one thing loud and clear in your ear: Building analytical capabilities within your operations is a must to compete and thrive…