GRC
HR
SCM
CRM
BI


Blog

 

Key Notes from "Fundamental components of Employee and Manager self-service"

by Jeremy Masters

April 24, 2011

The fundamental components of Employee and Manager self-service

This HR tip comes directly from a presentation I am delivering called “An up-to-date guide to leveraging the latest SAP functionality for employee self-service (ESS) and manager self-service (MSS)” at the upcoming HR 2011 event 7-9 June in Amsterdam. See you in Amsterdam!

Foundational Components can be brokwn down into Back end and front end components:

Back end

  • SAP ERP HCM functionality: SAP ERP 6.0
  • ?Enhancement package 4 - Currently available
  • Enhancement package 5 - Generally available June 2011 (estimate)

Front end

  • SAP NetWeaver Portal 7.0 - Pre-packaged portal content available for employees, managers, and HR professionals
  • Other Portal (Microsoft SharePoint, WebSphere, etc.)
  • ?SAP NetWeaver Business Client (NWBC)

 

SAP Interactive Forms software by Adobe

  • Strategic SAP partnership
  • Basis for HCM Processes and Forms

 

SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP NetWeaver PI)

  • Connects SAP to SAP systems. For example, new hire scenario between SAP and SAP E-Recruiting
  • Connects SAP and non-SAP systems

 

Internal ITS

  • Replaces the standalone, external ITS
  • Some older “PZ*” transactions now need development since flow logic is not supported

 

Development Environment

 

 

Organizational Management

  • Your organizational structure should be built from an HR perspective
  • Chief relationships (A012) identified on positions to represent managers
  • Position-to-position reporting relationships cannot be leveraged as easily

 

Personnel Administration

 

 

Other SAP ERP HCM modules including:

 

 

Additional components:

SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse

  • ?  Analytics for managers and HR professionals

Empl oyee Interaction Center (EIC)

  • ?  Case management for HR
  • ?  Based off standard SAP CRM solution

Knowledge and Content Management

  • ?  Partner with your portal team

 

Please join me in Amsterdam to review these important notes and other useful information around implementing ESS and MSS!

Jeremy Masters

An email has been sent to:






More from SAPinsider



COMMENTS

Please log in to post a comment.

No comments have been submitted on this article. Be the first to comment!


SAPinsider
FAQ