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by D. Russell Sloan, Director of SAP Solutions, Cognizant Technology Solutions | February 17, 2017
SAP Professional Journal – 
D. Russell Sloan shows how Solution Documentation has changed in SAP Solution Manager 7.2 to an enhanced single source of truth for all aspects of a delivered solution.

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by Patrick Imhen, Business Analyst and Senior SAP MM/SD/PM Functional Consultant, ZOCODE Limited | February 17, 2017
SCM – 
Based on his experience with a client, Patrick Imhen explains how to use the SAP system’s automatic Vendor Evaluation functionalities to gain proper visibility into vendors’ supply operations, discover and remove hidden cost drivers, and optimally manage delivery time and material quality in the supply chain process. He illustrates an effective methodology applied to vendor evaluation leveraging Vendor Evaluation to get a successful result that can increase the performance of the supply chain process.

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by Shreekant W. Shiralkar, Global Head, SAP Analytics CoE, Tata Consultancy | Deepak Sawant , Leader of SAP BW Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. | Jyoti Jain, Associate at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. | February 15, 2017
BI – 
Shreekant Shiralkar, Deepak Sawant, and Jyoti Jain devised a quick checklist to teach you SAP BW BEx Query design best practices and to help you build performance-optimized SAP BW BEx Queries. They also review the three SAP BusinessObjects connection types to help you decide which SAP BusinessObjects connection type is right for your scenario.

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HR – 
Malle Alam explains the step-by-step process for integrating SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central and the SAP SuccessFactors Variable Pay module. She also shows you how to efficiently configure the Variable Pay solution in an Employee Central-integrated system.

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by Sasa Mitrovic, Founder and Principal Consultant, Summit Global Associates, Ltd. | February 8, 2017
SCM – 
Sasa Mitrovic discusses best practices when implementing a manufacturing execution system (MES) solution in an SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) environment and ways to connect two systems through an integration (middleware) solution. He discusses the role of an MES in your enterprise, specific SAP transactions used to view MES data, and common pitfalls during implementation.

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by Paul Modderman, Senior Product Architect and Technology Evangelist, Mindset Consulting | February 6, 2017
SAP Professional Journal – 
Paul Modderman discusses ways to use the core services of SAP HANA Cloud Platform to quickly innovate on top of the core SAP solution. Companies often protect SAP Business Suite software with layers of change processes, carefully orchestrated upgrade outages, and project timelines measured in quarters and years. While this keeps core business processes consistent and safe, it tends to stifle rapid technical ideation and application innovation. 

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by Ingo Hilgefort, Vice President of Product Management, Visual BI Solutions | February 6, 2017
BI – 

Ingo Hilgefort explains the SAP Lumira 1.30 and 1.31 updates. In addition, he provides a detailed step-by-step guide about the most important new features, and an overview of the recent updates to the product roadmap as well.