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by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises | August 4, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 

SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly SAP BusinessObjects Cloud) is SAP’s one-stop shop for the analytical needs of a company. Anurag Barua explains how to use SAP Analytics Cloud to do comprehensive, in-depth geographical or spatial analysis that accelerates your decision-making process.


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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.

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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. 


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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | July 19, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
Ned Falk provides a detailed look at the predictive analytics features of SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly SAP BusinessObjects Cloud), the latest reporting and analysis tool offered by SAP. Learn how advanced predictive concepts are brought to the business-user level as part of the latest reporting toolset in the SAP arsenal, SAP Analytics Cloud. Also learn how in the future more advanced predictive power can be integrated in this tool. 

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by Vinay Gupta, Senior Software Engineer, SAP Labs India Pvt. Ltd. | July 6, 2017
SAP Professional Journal – 

Role administrators and designers need the ability to update a business role to add or remove a technical role association of a business role while still leaving the approved or active version of the business role to use in Access Request Management and Access Risk Analysis. Business role versioning provides the flexibility to provision an approved version of a business role in Access Request Management. In business role versioning, only the addition and the removal of roles are available for versioning. 


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BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Ned Falk shows modelers how to use SAP HANA’s query results caching option to improve the performance of their information views. Learn when to use—or not use—this option as part of your modeled SAP HANA database.


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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.