Calling all SAP BPC users! Learn to handle tricky financials planning, forecasting, and budgeting with this book on SAP Business Planning and Consolidation. Step-by-step instructions will guide you through completing daily SAP BPC tasks such as data consolidation, workflow management, and report creation. Explore preconfigured system reports and learn to tailor custom reports to your specific business requirements. Use SAP BPC productively to enhance your organization's planning processes. Routine BPC Activities Plan, budget, and forecast using SAP BPC data with the EPM Add-In or the Web Client. Find out how to generate and monitor consolidated data for internal reporting or legal consolidation. Explore business process flow (BPF) functionality for workflow management Reporting with SAP BPC Develop and format reports in SAP BPC using both routine and advanced functionality for report creation. Create custom reports or use pre-formatted system reports to better understand your SAP BPC data Advanced SAP BPC Tasks Conduct periodic system maintenance for inevitable business changes such as process alternations, security developments, or new consolidation requirements. Highlights: SAP BPC interfaces System modeling Planning, budgeting, and forecasting Consolidated data Custom SAP BPC reports BPF functionality BPF reports EPM Add-In Security management Dimension management
This is the book you need to master reverse logistics. You ll learn how to configure and use SAP ERP to optimize reverse logistics practices, particularly returns, repairs, and refurbishment. And with the step-by-step instructions, real-world examples, and tips provided throughout, you ll find many ways to streamline your processes and make your business perform more efficiently. This is the book that will ensure you re getting the most out of the reverse logistics tools in SAP ERP. Basic Principles of Reverse Logistics Explore what reverse logistics is and how it can help you develop a more efficient and cost-effective business. Reverse Logistics Functionalities Get a thorough understanding of the various reverse logistics processes, and learn how they are executed within SAP ERP. SAP ERP Configuration Learn how to customize SAP ERP for reverse logistics to work for your needs. Finance in Reverse Logistics Learn how to recapture value for reverse logistics with accounting and valuation in SAP. Real-World Examples and Tips Use the insider tips provided throughout to find solutions to your own reverse logistics issues.
From basic transactions to troubleshooting, this title helps you execute your daily Controlling tasks with fewer steps and greater ease. It shows you how to manage master data, set up planning and budgeting work, and conduct actual postings using routine CO capabilities and new technologies integrated alongside the Controlling component.
Author: Marco Sisfontes-Monge
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Release Date: 2012
• Find step-by-step configuration and implementation highlights for the CO-PA component• Integrate CO-PA with SAP NetWeaver BW, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation (BPC), and more• Uncover new trends for in-memory computing and the SAP HANA platformIf you're looking for a book that will help get you started with configuring Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) in SAP, look no further! Revised and updated, this best-seller will get you up to speed with the basic tools, methods, and key functionalities you need for a CO-PA implementation. Find what you need to make CO-PA work best for your business, and benefit from new information on integration topics, SAP BusinessObjects, and more.Business and Technical KnowledgeDecide whether costing- or account-based CO-PA is best for your business requirements, and understand how to configure the software for a successful implementation.Step-by-Step InstructionsFollow process-oriented steps, learn how to configure master data so it can be transferred to CO-PA from other SAP components, create reports, and define your planning environments.Supplement CO-PALearn about tools and technologies that can supplement your CO-PA practices such as SAP BPC, SAP HANA, SAP NetWeaver BW, and SAP BusinessObjects Analytics.Introduction to SAP HANAUnderstand what new in-memory trends mean for your ability to process and analyze business data with CO-PA.Updated and ExpandedBenefit from expanded content on topics like top-down distribution, work in process, reporting with CO-PA in the SAP NetWeaver BW environment, and much more.
Introduction to IFRS 15 and SAP revenue accounting and reporting -- Project execution approach -- Configuring SAP revenue accounting and reporting -- Transition strategy and options -- Business cases: telecom and high tech -- Conclusion
Enables you learn to carefully map your business' financial path. From planning through integration, this title helps you understand the business steps and requirements needed to work with SAP's solutions for enterprise performance management.
"Ready to get S&OP working for you? See how to configure SAP Integrated Business Planning to fit your organization, from master data types to planning levels. Then execute demand planning, perform unconstrained or constrained supply planning, and consolidate the results into views with step-by-step instructions. Get more out of your new SAP IBP implementation with what-if scenarios, KPIs, dashboards, and built-in integrations"--
Author: Mario Franz
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Release Date: 2015
Understand how SAP Project System supports the entire lifecycle of your project, from planning to invoicing Learn how to customize, maximize, and use the full potential of SAP Project System Align your business processes with the different phases of SAP Project System 3rd edition, with new features from SAP ERP 6.0, EHP5 and 6 Don t let projects stress you out any longer get them under control with this book From development, to planning, to controlling, and to invoicing, no essential project step or function is left out. You'll get started with a thorough introduction to the functions and customization of SAP Project System. After mastering the basics, you'll learn how to map specific business processes and execution, carry out the different phases of project management, and much more. All Phases of the Project Cycle Whether you re interested in project planning, budgeting, implementation, invoicing, or reporting, find comprehensive coverage of all project phases. Overview of Structures Learn how to efficiently use work breakdown structures, networks, milestones, and statuses.Editing and Maintenance Functions Find out how to handle tools such as Project Builder and Project Planning Board, use the field selection and mass change functions, and more. Integration Scenarios Explore how to use SAP Project System in combination with other project management tools, including Open PS for Microsoft Project and SAP Portfolio and Project Management. Updated for EHP5 and 6 Discover new functions from the two latest Enhancement Packages, as well as SAP Enterprise Project Connection (also relevant for users with older releases as of 4.6C]). Highlights Work breakdown structure and network Milestones, documents, statuses, and versions Tools for master data maintenance Scheduling and planning Budgeting functions External services and internal activities Revaluation, overhead rates, interest calculation Results analysis, cost forecast, settlement Project Information System: Structures and Financials Open PS for Microsoft Project SAP Portfolio and Project Management
* The complete guide to business intelligence with SAP * Learn everything you need to know about data warehousing and reporting with SAP * Covers data modeling, data collection, administration, and more Finally--the entire world of business intelligence in SAP comes in one volume! This comprehensive guide covers the full spectrum of SAP solutions for BI: both SAP NetWeaver 7.3 and SAP BusinessObjects 4.x. In this book, you'll learn everything you need to know regarding data modeling and retrieval, optimal use of reporting tools from SAP (BEx and BusinessObjects), and the essential updates in the new SAP NetWeaver release. BI in the Enterprise Learn how to plan your BI strategy and which special features you should keep in mind for your BI project. Backend Find everything you need to know about essential topics in data warehousing: data modeling, extraction, administration, and authorization. Frontend Explore the entire portfolio of reporting: SAP Business Explorer (BEx), SAP Crystal Reports, SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards, SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence, SAP BusinessObjects Explorer, and SAP BusinessObjects Analysis.Consolidation and Planning Discover the most important tools based on SAP NetWeaver BW, such as BW Integrated Planning and the consolidation solution, SEM-BCS. Practical Information Examine the most important administration issues in a way that's both understandable and practical (based on the current releases: SAP NetWeaver BW 7.3 and SAP BusinessObjects 4.x). Highlights * BI in the enterprise * Data modeling * ETL * Administration * Permissions * SAP Business Explorer * SAP BusinessObjects Analysis * SAP Crystal Reports * SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards (formerly Xcelsius) * SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence * SAP BusinessObjects Explorer * SAP BusinessObjects BI platform * BW integrated planning * SAP SEM-BCS
Author: Stephan Kaleske
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Release Date: 2011
Basic Principles of Query Reporting Learn about the relationships between QuickViewer, user groups, the InfoSet, and SAP Query. This book explains how to localize tables and which query utilities support you in your work.All Major Query Features Discover everything you need to know about selection and layout variants, drilldown functions, icons, ABC analyses, and much more.Designing User-Friendly Reports Master challenging reporting requirements, including ABAP coding. Utilize ranked lists and statistics, Microsoft Excel integration, and much more.Query Administration How do you transport queries? How do you improve performance? What do you need to consider with regard to authorizations? Here, you find the answers to these questions and others.Immediately Usable Queries for DownloadHighlights· Fundamentals - SAP Tables and Table Links - QuickViewer, SAP Query, Query Utilities · Query Functions - InfoSet and SAP Query in Detail - Selection and Layout Variants - Traffic Light Icons, Drilldown, Graphics, and ABC Analyses· Designing User-Friendly Queries - Statistics and Ranked Lists - ABAP Fundamentals - Integration with Microsoft Excel· Query Management - Transport System - Data Retrieval and Function Modules - Authorizations and Transaction Creation· Real-Life Examples