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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group May 6, 2013
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
Get a helpful, seven-point checklist on how to prepare your environment for data governance of mobile BI.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group May 6, 2013
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Data governance can cripple a good mobility program — or ensure its likely success.  Find out why data governance is important for mobile BI performance.


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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group March 5, 2013
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
In this webinar recording, find out about strategies to help you move toward an SAP mobile deployment, including discussion about SAP’s Mobile Analytics Toolkit.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group February 28, 2013
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
Using this checklist, see how well your company's data governance actions support future mobility plans.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group January 2, 2013
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Author William Newman of Newport Consulting Group takes you through a demo of the SAP Mobile Analytics Kit, a feature of the SAP Mobile Platform that lets you visualize and examine data on mobile devices using pie, column, bar, line, and bubble charts.


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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group December 3, 2012
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
Learn how to take advantage of data visualization approaches using the SAP Mobile Platform (formerly known as the Sybase Unwired Platform), SAP Mobile Analytics Kit, and SAP Mobile BusinessObjects.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group August 31, 2012
SCM/SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
See how the Supply Chain Council's supply chain risk perspective, which is based on the findings of the council's 2008 Supply Chain Risk Report, provides a number of dimensions in which supply chain risk may be considered.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group August 20, 2012
SCM/SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 

The new version of SAP Supply Chain Performance Management includes additional content for procurement and inventory, as well as integration with SAP Risk Management 10.0 for active supply chain risk management. Learn how to effectively map key risk indicators to an enterprise risk management program using SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0 and SAP Risk Management 10.0.


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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group May 1, 2012
SCM/SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
/SCM - SAP Spend Performance Management allows you to quickly determine levels of unmanaged spend, identify duplicative contract scenarios, and target savings from sourcing efforts and effective negotiations.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group May 1, 2012
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
- To tie key risk events into the cause and effect of ERM activities, SAP Risk Management 10.0 includes a feature known as the bow-tie builder. The bow tie is a means of visually communicating the nature of a risk event and what the expected causes and impacts might occur if the risk event actually transpires.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group April 18, 2012
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Learn how to leverage SAP BusinessObjects Risk Management 10.0 advances and best practices to create greater satisfaction with executives and other stakeholders in enterprise resource management (ERM) program activities.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group October 4, 2011
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Organizations face challenges to make their internal audit processes less labor intensive and more cost-effective. Learn how you can manage resources, schedules, tasks, and remediation activities for internal audit programs using SAP NetWeaver’s audit management functionality.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group July 18, 2011
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Brands and manufacturers maintain complex supply chains of material, service, and component vendors. To demonstrate compliance with a myriad of social, economic, and environmental regulations, maintaining accurate records of supplier compliance in procurement and ongoing supplier management activities is necessary. Likewise, suppliers to multiple brands receive duplicative compliance requests simultaneously, driving up compliance reporting and business improvement activities when resources are not available to accommodate such requests.

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SAP Professional Journal – 

Social networking tools are becoming a great force to improve communication and increase efficiency in companies. Find out how they can help and learn about the functionalities some popular services offer.


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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group March 24, 2011
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Public sentiment analysis (PSA) is an emerging discipline created by the billions of expressions made on the Internet from social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Capturing both organization sentiment analysis (OSA) and public opinion can create an early warning system as to the success or failure of new products and services and the overall support of an organization to launch or maintain them.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group January 7, 2011
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Forthcoming carbon emission reporting and monitoring efforts enacted by US regulatory authorities represent yet another compliance dimension for many commercial interests. Learn how SAP has created a flexible approach for assessing your carbon footprint and follow-up steps you can take in your compliance and sustainability program.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group December 1, 2010
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
The Sustainability Executive Advisory Committee (EAC) of SAP is developing several roadmaps to enable functions and processes to address corporate sustainability reporting (CSR), planning, and monitoring activities. Stay ahead of the curve on sustainability by previewing these conceptual roadmaps and the expected releases of related SAP functionality.

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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group August 17, 2010
SCM/SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 

When considering standard and non-standard order-to-cash processes, you can employ key workarounds to preserve standard SAP documents as the system of record. Understand the document flow of an order-to-cash process within a global trade operation, as well as the effects on plant operations. Then step through four example adjustments you can make to your order-to-cash process that keep you compliant with global trade policies and regulations.


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by William Newman, Managing Principal, Newport Consulting Group June 4, 2010
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
SAP BusinessObjects enterprise performance management (EPM) solutions provide a transparent approach to strategic decision making in the organization. Best practices in the implementation of these and SAP BusinessObjects GRC solutions can reduce and mitigate risks during program deployment activities.

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by Judith M. Myerson , Systems Engineer and Architect/Owner April 15, 2010
SAP Professional Journal/Financials – 
Learn how to mitigate residual risks of carbon emissions when using SAP’s green software solutions. Find out more about SAP Carbon Impact on-demand service, how to visualize and compare carbon footprint data with dashboards, and how to mitigate sustainability residual risks.

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