The SAPinsider 2015 Customer Appreciation Sweepstakes

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Know Your BI Upgrade & Integration Options: Q&A with SAP on BusinessObjects BI 4.1 Migration, Interoperability, and Compatibility

What key native integration comes with SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1 tools and technology? What is the latest on system compatibility? SAP’s Sathish Rajagopal, Harjeet Judge, and Maheshwar Singh take  reader questions on 4.1 in a live Q&A.


SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio – A Beginner’s Guide

by Dr. Berg

In this blog Dr. Berg takes a look at the features of Design Studio, exploring the basic functions and also look at the capabilities of this new interesting tool from SAP.


Building a Better SAP Payment Process

While SAP solutions enable companies to maximize payment flow and gain greater control over their financial processes, it can require considerable effort and resources to maintain a correct and up-to-date bank master table.  Applying updates manually, maintaining relationships and communicating with a large number of banking partners can be challenging, even before considering new requirements and standards such as SEPA. This whitepaper highlights how corporates deploying SAP can reduce costs by optimizing their bank master tables with correct and up-to-date financial information.


Dow Chemical Discovers Formula for Accelerated Financial Close, Enhanced Finance Controls, and Automation

Dow Chemical by Ken Murphy, Features Editor

With roughly 1,000 employees preparing and submitting roughly 250,000 account reconciliations each quarter, The Dow Chemical Company’s reconciliation processes were challenging to manage even before a period of mergers and acquisitions resulted in a significant increase in account reconciliations. Explore how account reconciliation software from BlackLine helped Dow automate its processes to gain numerous efficiencies, including auto-certification of more than 50% of key accounts.