by Dr. Christoph Ernst and Steve Stechschulte
As more and more customers are moving to SAP S/4HANA Finance, they have many questions about how to prepare for the transition and about how the company’s finance and closing processes will be affected. During a recent SAPinsider Live Q&A, Dr. Christoph Ernst, Global Solution Owner for Accounting and Financial Close Solutions at SAP, and Steve Stechschulte, Senior Solutions Consultant at BlackLine, answered questions from attendees regarding integration, analytics, automation, and more.
Below is an abridged transcript of the SAPinsider Live Q&A conversation where Christoph and Steve discussed what changes to expect with the move to SAP S/4HANA Finance and how BlackLine can help. The full transcript is available on SAPinsider Online at bit.ly/MaximizeYourMove.
by Peter Schinagl and Markus Gürtler
Data corruption, component failures, and power outages are just a few examples of major issues that IT departments must be prepared for at any given moment. In the event of system downtime, organizations must have a proper disaster recovery (DR) and high availability (HA) strategy in place to minimize the business impact. But how can organizations ensure failover and fallback procedures run smoothly? During a recent SAPinsider Live Q&A, Peter Schinagl, Technical Architect, Business Development, and Markus Gürtler, Technical Alliance Manager SAP, Business Development, of SUSE answered questions from attendees regarding DR and HA scenarios for SAP HANA infrastructure, automation solutions for failover, system replication, and more.
This is an abridged transcript of the SAPinsider Live Q&A conversation where Peter and Markus discussed best practices for DR and automated failover clusters for SAP HANA infrastructures. The full transcript is available on SAPinsider Online at bit.ly/HAandDRscenarios.
by Faisal Altaf
With all the advances in the SAP space since the advent of SAP HANA, the many cloud-based offerings, and most recently SAP Leonardo, many wonder about the future of the ABAP programming language. During a recent SAPinsider Live Q&A, Faisal Altaf, SAP Technical Division Head for Al Yamamah Steel Industries Co., shared how even with technology like SAP Fiori as a front end, ABAP coding will always be used on the back end. Below is an abridged transcript of the SAPinsider Live Q&A conversation where Faisal shared tips for designing queries, forms, and dashboards. The full transcript is available on SAPinsider Online at bit.ly/ABAPdevChat.