What’s New with Advanced Mapping and Geolocation Intelligence in SAP BI Reporting? Q&A with Dr. Berg on Changes in WebI and Design Studio

What is the latest on location intelligence, geospatial integration, and visualization technologies for SAP Design Studio and Web Intelligence? Dr. Bjarne Berg, Brandon Lucaciu, and Rob Frye of Comerit take readers' questions in this SAPinsider chat.


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.


Best Practices in AP Automation: Consolidating AP Workflow Outside of the SAP System

Is your company looking to gain the efficiencies and savings of accounts payable automation, but worried about the IT investment and compromising the SAP system integrity?  Read the white paper, Best Practices in AP Automation: Consolidating AP Workflow Outside of the SAP System, to learn how your organization can implement an automation solution outside your existing SAP system, regardless of the number of SAP instances or mix of different ERP applications used for streamlined processing.


Make the Most Out of Procure to Pay Solutions in SAP Landscapes

Identifying, evaluating, and selecting the right third-party procure-to-pay (P2P) solution for your SAP implementation isn't easy.  One of the biggest factors to consider is the solutions’ ability to reliably and efficiently interact with the underlying ERP system. When evaluating third-party P2P solutions for implementation in an SAP environment, Blue Hill Research recommends a careful examination of four key areas. This report will discuss each of these areas in detail, building further with insights from current SAP users and recommendations to help improve your project’s chances for success.



SAPinsider Lifecycle Management Matters column thumbnail By Karl Kessler

Learn in detail about the newest development additions to SAP NetWeaver 7.4. Topics covered include features for database-independent programming with Open SQL, unified data modeling and definition with core data services, and simplified control of stored procedures with ABAP-managed database procedures.