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How do I switch to SAP S/4HANA? What is a Digital Twin? And what possibilities does the cloud actually offer me? You can find answers to these and many other questions from the SAP world here.

SAP Central Finance

With SAP Central Finance, companies can harmonize and manage their financial systems in real time. The application is also considered the ideal way to SAP S/4HANA.

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Liquidity ratios

Liquidity ratios are an indicator of whether a company can meet its payment obligations. Liquidity ratios 1-3 are used to measure short-term liquidity positions.

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IT architecture models

How can an IT architecture be rebuilt? What role do IT architecture models play? And which current trends are currently changing the view of IT architecture? You can find the answers here.

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15 questions about SAP S/4HANA

What is SAP S/4HANA? What are the advantages of SAP S/4HANA? Or how to make the switch to the new ERP suite from SAP? Questions over questions. Here you will find the answers.

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SAP Data Hub

With SAP Data Hub, companies bring together data from different sources and formats to extract valuable knowledge. On this page, we explain in detail what is behind the platform.

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Digital Twin

In the Digital Twin, the analogue and digital worlds merge. The virtual image of a real product collects data, enables simulations or allows improvements to be tested - without much effort.

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SAP and Brexit

The UK's withdrawal from the EU on 31st Jan marked the beginning of a transition phase that will last until end of 2020. What comes after that is unclear. Companies should now prepare for all scenarios.

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Liquidity planning

Companies need reliable liquidity planning. In this way they avoid liquidity bottlenecks and insolvency. SAP Central Finance supports planning with real-time financial data.

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Greenfield vs. Brownfield

There are different ways to SAP S/4HANA: Greenfield, Brownfield or even a selective migration. To find out where the differences lie and the advantages and disadvantages of the respective strategies, read here.

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What is SAP Greenfield?

SAP Greenfield is the implementation of SAP S/4 HANA without taking over existing system structures. The system is completely new. This involves risks - but above all opens up opportunities.

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What is SAP RE-FX?

Managing large stocks of real estate is complex. With RE-FX, SAP provides a solution for companies to simplify real estate management significantly.

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SAP S/4HANA Release 1909

In September 2019, SAP introduced the fifth version of SAP S/4HANA. Would you like to know what has changed since the last version? We will give you an overview of some highlights.

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Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 refers to the digitalization of industrial production. On this page we deal comprehensively with the background. In addition, we explain what is changing for companies in detail.

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What is SAP HANA?

Started as a pure database, SAP HANA continued to develop into a software platform. Today it is the basis of the Business Suite 4 SAP HANA, or "SAP S/4 HANA" for short.

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What is a Buy Side Due Diligence?

If the buyer commissions the due diligence examination, this is referred to as a "buy-side due diligence".

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What is Vendor Due Diligence?

If the seller commissions the due diligence examination, this is referred to as a "vendor due diligence".

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What is due diligence?

Due diligence is an analysis and valuation of companies prior to M&A transactions.

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What is Selective Focus Due Diligence?

Setting the focus where it counts - that is what Selective Focus Due Diligence does.

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What is CISA certification?

This certificate identifies IT professionals as experts in IT testing, security and control.

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What is a Management Buy-out?

If parts of a company are spun off and become independent as subsidiaries, one speaks of an MBO.

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What is an Employee Buy-out?

If employees buy a part or an entire company, one speaks of an EBO.

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What is a Split-Off?

If a part of a company is outsourced and becomes independent, a split-off can occur.

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What is a Transaction Service Agreement?

A TSA is concluded for the period between conclusion of the contract and M&A transaction.

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What is Technical Due Diligence?

The Technical Due Diligence deals with the technical aspects of the object of purchase - in particular plants and real estate.

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What is SAP S/4HANA?

SAP Business Suite 4 HANA (SAP S/4HANA) is an ERP system that can analyze and process data in real-time.

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What is the SAP Cloud Platform?

The SAP Cloud Platform is a "Platform-as-a-Service" offering from SAP that helps companies develop new business applications.

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What is SAP CRM?

CRM stands for Customer Relationship Management and is the SAP offering for the entire customer management process.

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What is the Universal Journal?

The Universal Journal combines the two areas of Financial Accounting (FI) and Controlling (CO).

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Machine Learning

Machine Learning is a technology from the field of artificial intelligence. Find out what is behind Machine Learning and how it is used in companies.

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SAP Business One

SAP Business One is an ERP system for SMEs. It covers all important areas of a company and offers interesting additional functions. Learn more about the software on this page!

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SAP PM

Companies use SAP PM (Plant Maintenance) to control and monitor the maintenance of their production plants and machines. On this page we explain the module and its advantages in detail.

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Data Warehouse

A data warehouse enables companies to combine and analyze a wide variety of data. You will find everything worth knowing about data warehousing and corresponding systems on this page!

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ETL Process

The ETL process belongs to the computer science basics. It enables data from different sources to be converted into valuable knowledge. On this page you can learn more about the details!

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SAP LSMW

SAP LSMW (Legacy System Migration Workbench) enables convenient data migration from legacy systems to SAP and other data operations. Learn more about the various application scenarios!

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SAP C4C

With the SAP C4C solution, companies are moving their CRM to the cloud. You can read in this article how the system presents itself in detail and which advantages it offers. Find out more now!

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SAP BO

SAP BO is a collection of products from numerous individual solutions, with which companies realize analysis and visualization of business management data. But what does this mean in concrete terms?

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Service Level Agreement (SLA)

With an SLA, the provision of services can be regulated in detail. On this page, we explain what is important and what possibilities there are for the content of the contract.

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SAP CRM

SAP CRM is a solution for the customer relationship management of companies. In our article we explain the functions for customer relationship management in detail.

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The 6 biggest risks of an SAP transformation

Changing SAP systems involves many dangers and stumbling blocks. We've dealt with the six biggest threats. From carve-out to merge - the malice of your transformation scenario

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Simplification of SAP systems

Do you remember why you implemented SAP? You probably had enough of finding supplier and customer numbers several times or using redundant charts of accounts.

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Transformation with SAP Object Based Transformation

The limitless transformation of data content - across system boundaries. A wish of many companies, which mostly remained a dream come true. With SAP Object Based Transformation the dream becomes reality.

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What is a Spin-Off?

The spin-off is one of several possibilities to outsource areas of a company. In this article, we explain in detail how processes of this kind take place.

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Share Deal

With a share deal, companies and private investors have the opportunity to take over another company in whole or in part. But how do transactions of this kind work?

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Landscape Transformation 2.0

Convert the sale of a company in SAP, harmonize charts of accounts or set up cross-company controlling - Landscape Transformation 2.0 offers comprehensive solution options.

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Machine Learning powered by SAP SCP

Do you want to predict errors, improve your delivery reliability or reduce downtime costs? Would you like to make better use of the data history built up over decades? Do it now - with SAP SCP

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SAP HCM

SAP Human Capital Management (HCM) is an integrated personnel management system. In this Wiki article we show which functions and which purpose HCM has.

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SAP GUI

Every business software needs a user interface for displaying data and interacting with users. SAP solves this via SAP GUI.

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SAP EWM

Smooth processes in logistics are of great importance. Process optimization in the warehouse and in the supply chain is therefore on the agenda of numerous executives. SAP EWM can help.

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Landscape transformation in M&A deals

Due to a constantly changing market, mergers, acquisitions and divestments, as well as spin-offs and complex organizational restructurings are increasingly becoming business scenarios.

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Joint Venture

A joint venture is when different companies cooperate as partners. In several cases it can be advantageous for companies to cooperate with other companies.

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Corporate Finance

Corporate finance is embedded in every corporate strategy. Every activity must be financed, capital must be used optimally, the value of the company must be increased and risks must be averted.

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Asset Deal

Companies that buy companies have several options. One variant: the asset deal. What does the term mean? What are the advantages of this procedure? What are the practical implications?

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How can M&A failures be prevented?

The way to successfully conclude an M&A transaction is often very arduous and associated with many obstacles. But how do you circumvent potential deal breakers and prevent failure?

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What is SAP Sports One?

Together with TSG Hoffenheim and FC Bayern Munich as well as the DFB, SAP has developed a platform for sports clubs and associations with the cloud-based solution SAP Sports One.

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What is the SAP Analytics Cloud?

By 2022, the Internet of Things is expected to connect over 212 billion "things". This information is collected through ever-growing business networks.

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What is SAP Fiori?

SAP Fiori is designed to transform the SAP user experience and adapt to the fast pace of digital change. But what is and can Fiori really do? What makes it better and what is behind it?

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Why TSA Secure the M&A Deal

In an M&A deal or divestment, the main focus is on the purchase and contract negotiations. Often not enough importance is attached to considering the time after closing. But it should!

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Reorganization of SAP Merchandise Groups

Historically, product group structures have mostly grown strongly and urgently need to be optimized. What stumbling blocks are to be expected on the way to a successful reorganization of product groups?

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Reasons for M&A deals

New record levels of M&A deals are recorded, as is the volume of deals worldwide. The fact that mergers and acquisitions are currently so popular can be explained by a variety of factors.

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What cloud solutions are there?

The road leads to the cloud. Ultimately, this makes it possible to use current technologies without having to upgrade your own IT infrastructure. But which cloud is best for whom?

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Master Data Optimization with SAP MDG

Growing structures are also accompanied by an increase in the requirements placed on the company's own master data. Faulty or deficient master data can have considerable consequences for a company.

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SAP security

Security issues in the IT and SAP environment are becoming increasingly important. In the following, you will learn how to discover security gaps and, above all, how to eliminate them.

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SAP S/4HANA Release 1809

Every year again: following the annual rhythm, SAP has released the new SAP S/4HANA version. What's new with SAP S/4HANA Release 1809?

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Sap S/4HANA - Business management benefits

Most companies are currently thinking about their S/4HANA Roadmap or are already implementing it. The direct economic benefits that S/4HANA can have are open to many.

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SAP Leonardo

What is actually under the guise of SAP Leonardo and how can companies benefit in particular from the Machine Learning Services offered?

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SAP HANA Data Management Suite

The importance of universal data is immense. With the SAP HANA DATA MANAGEMENT SUITE, SAP provides a central business data platform that enables up-to-date data quality.

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SAP GTS

SAP S/4HANA replaces many well-known solutions and modules - no stone remains unturned. Will SAP customers have to say goodbye to SAP GTS (Global Trade Services) in the future?

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SAP ERP

On this page you can read which ERP systems are offered by SAP and for which core processes and company size they are suitable. You will also receive information about the deployment models.

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SAP Authorization System under SAP S/4HANA

The introduction or conversion to SAP S/4HANA can be an opportunity to optimize your own SAP authorization system.

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SAP Analytics Cloud

The SAP S/4HANA Cloud is the step towards an intelligent company. Benefit now from more efficiency, lower costs and a higher innovation rate. We will be happy to tell you more!

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SAP ABAP

ABAP is a proprietary programming language that was developed for programming applications in the SAP context. It is basically similar to the COBOL programming language.

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Chart of Accounts Changeover in SAP

There are many reasons that speak in favor of a chart of accounts changeover. However, the changeover itself poses some risks which need to be avoided. The following article shows how this works.

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SAP CO-PA

Accounting-based SAP CO-PA is on the advance and is regarded as SAP's strategic solution. But is it really the market segment calculation of the future?

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What is Artifical Intelligence (AI)?

Artifical Intelligence is not new, but currently extremely popular. Numerous useful AI functions are currently making their way into companies - including ERP systems such as SAP.

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