Most Recent Content

Quick tips icon
by Andrea Haynes, Group Editor, SAP Experts | August 1, 2017
Financials/SAP Professional Journal – 
Carsten Hilker, who is in solution management/finance for SAP, spoke at the SAPinsider Financials 2017 conference this past spring. In a brief interview at the conference, he spoke about the education he does for clients and partners on the universal journal, SAP S/4HANA Finance, and Central Finance.

Article icon
SAP Professional Journal/BI/Financials/HR/SCM – 

Hernan Huwyler goes over the particular requirements for reviewing the user and database access in your SAP system to prepare for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union. Controls should be reinforced on user and database rights to access tables with personal information. Documentation, validation, and coordination should also be more comprehensive. 


Article icon
Financials/SCM – 
Mary Loughran describes how Liquidity Planner for actuals determination works to categorize cash transactions into configurable buckets.

Article icon
by Patrick Imhen, Business Analyst and Senior SAP MM/SD/PM Functional Consultant, ZOCODE Limited | July 19, 2017
SCM/Financials – 
Patrick Imhen brings you up to speed with some of the new functionalities of the SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1705 release with a walkthrough on the procure-to-invoice process of the streamlined procure-to-pay business solution within the SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Article icon
by Ajay Maheshwari, SAP FI/CO and SAP S4/HANA Solution Architect | July 5, 2017
Financials – 
Ajay Maheshwari explains the steps and prerequisites to perform the realignment of Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) characteristics in an account-based CO-PA setup in SAP S/4HANA 1610.

Article icon
by Debasis Panda, Senior Support Engineer, SAP Max Attention, SAP America Inc. | June 26, 2017
Financials/SAP Professional Journal – 
Debasis Panda describes how SAP multi-currency accounting (MCA) helps banks determine foreign exchange (FX) gains or losses in a faster and simpler way than possible with standard ERP. In standard ERP FX exposure is also not isolated, but spread across many accounts, making analysis difficult. This is especially relevant for banks dealing in a multitude of foreign currencies and corresponds to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) practice for reporting FX gains and losses.

Article icon
by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises | June 21, 2017
Financials – 

Anurag Barua explains how SAP S/4HANA and SAP Fiori are intertwined, and how you can combine the consolidated and streamlined financial capabilities SAP S/4HANA provides with the optimized navigation of SAP Fiori to increase user productivity and satisfaction. He also provides key best practices.