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SLT – a handy tool, but not all you need With the SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server (SLT), SAP provides a handy tool to tap into SAP data and replicate it to HANA for fast analytics and data processing. This is a proven solution for simple and easy data access ...
Cloud
SAP and Big Data
Goetz Lessmann
Goetz Lessmann
Different company codes, different fiscal years, one controlling area What can you do if the business requires reporting and bookkeeping to have two or more different fiscal year variants under one Controlling area? Imagine a situation when you need to do reporting on Company Codes with different fiscal year structures, while ...
Transformation & SLO
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Małgorzata Mironov
SOFFCONT1 table grows quickly in SAP landscapes and often gets into the top 10 largest tables in the system (TIP: check the list of largest tables in DB02 transaction). This table belongs to SOC3 and contains SAP Business Workplace/SAPoffice Documents attachments. The size of SOFFCONT1 depends significantly on how ...
Data Management
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Jan Meszaros
Fiscal year – the basics In this article I would like to offer a deeper insight into Fiscal Year changes. Fiscal Year is a term which reflects accounting and budgeting period used by governments or companies. It is used as a base for preparing financial statements. As the name suggest, ...
Transformation & SLO
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Małgorzata Mironov
Customer/vendor integration basics According to SAP, it is possible to move to SAP S/4HANA only having the customer/vendor integration (CVI) in place. To ensure a successful upgrade, all customers and vendors must be converted to a business partner, together with all contacts related to customers or vendors.This guide covers the ...
S/4Hana
Transformation & SLO
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Małgorzata Mironov
In this blog post I will go further into how SLO can handle business transformation projects while minimizing impacts on ongoing business. In my previous posts, I focused on SLO’s tools for ensuring SAP data integrity and flexible go-live dates on Divestitures and Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) during large-scale transformation projects. Company code splits ...
Transformation & SLO
Goetz Lessmann
Goetz Lessmann
In this fourth installment of my blog series about SLO (System Landscape Optimization), I will describe  how to handle organizational changes using the Company Code Merge approach.  So far, I’ve discussed the use and benefits of using SLO tools and methods for carve-outs and carve-ins when companies are involved in Divestitures or Mergers ...
Transformation & SLO
Goetz Lessmann
Goetz Lessmann
In my last blog post I presented an overview of System Landscape Optimization (SLO) and how it supports business transformation. I walked through some of opportunities and potential benefits of using SAP LT (Landscape Transformation) including flexible golive dates, conserving the integrity of SAP data, and minimizing the impact of a ...
Transformation & SLO
Goetz Lessmann
Goetz Lessmann
Recent years have brought about an amazing uptick in international mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and companies going through major reorganizations or restructurings. But what often is a blessing for shareholders quickly turns into a nightmare for the SAP business applications. After all, major changes must be mirrored in the ...
Transformation & SLO
Goetz Lessmann
Goetz Lessmann