Knowledge Transfer Webinars for SAP User Groups – June 2020

Knowledge Transfer Webinars for SAP User Groups - June 2020

Dear User Groups,

 

Welcome to our Knowledge Transfer Webinars Newsletter for SAP User Groups!

You will find an overview of our upcoming webinars on K4U (Knowledge For You).

With Covid-19 challenging businesses, travel and on-site events, virtual offerings are becoming even more important. Find out about online events via the SAP Events Finder.

 

Sincerely,

Your Global SAP User Groups Organization


 

SAP S/4HANA

Build Your Skills for SAP S/4HANA (June 03, 2020) – AM & PM

In the era of the “Intelligent Enterprise”, digital transformation impacts nearly all areas of business.

In this session, you will gain an understanding of how investing in your SAP skills pays off and which SAP learning offerings help you to build and sustain your skills in the context of your ERP to SAP S/4HANA MOVE.

No matter if you are a complete novice or an experienced SAP professional, we have a learning journey ready for you to guide you through your enablement. Read more

 

SAP S/4HANA Manifesto and Custom Code Whitepaper (June 08, 2020) – AM & PM

The SAP S/4HANA MOVEMENT program has created two guides to help SAP customers with their adoption of the new digital core:

  • “Mapping Your Journey to SAP S/4HANA” is a very practical, condensed, down-to-earth guide for executives, project managers, decision-makers, and senior IT leadership on the most important facets of SAP S/4HANA projects, including strategical decisions, key ingredients for project success and essential tools.
  • The second white paper – “Custom Extensions in SAP S/4HANA Implementations” introduces you to the most important concepts for a modern enterprise application’s extensibility, guides through the key aspects of dealing with custom code during a system conversion and also offers practical advice for those who run a new implementation of SAP S/4HANA or launch new SAP technologies in their organizations.

Both guides have been composed by members of SAP product teams, subject-matter experts, and consultants in collaboration with ASUG and DSAG. They are considered a must-read for anyone concerned with the implementation of SAP S/4HANA. Join this webinar for a quick introduction to the guides and find out what it’s all about. Read more

 

How Premium Engagement Services Can Help Create Value and Mitigate Risks (June 15, 2020) – AM & PM

Premium Engagement Services from SAP has been to designed to help customers accelerate value creation with intelligent technologies and provide them with end-to-end, personalized service support that flexes with both their business needs and the rapidly evolving digital economy, leading them to the Intelligent Enterprise.

SAP MaxAttention is our premier offering and is an enhanced engagement model that provides holistic means of customer collaboration with SAP. This session goes a little deeper into the service offerings and value proposition of SAP’s Premium Engagement Services. Read more

 

 Move Successfully to SAP S/4HANA With the SAP Activate Transition Roadmap (June 16, 2020) – AM & PM

SAP designed SAP Activate to help project teams plan and execute their transition project most efficiently. SAP Activate structures the transition project into phases from Discover to Run and gives you guidance, key information and deep insights into all required activities throughout the transition to SAP S/4HANA.

Why attend?

  • Understand the value of the SAP Activate Methodology
  • Take a guided journey through the SAP S/4HANA Transition Roadmap in the SAP Roadmap Viewer
  • Check your knowledge with our Roadmap Cards Game

Read more

 

New Deployment Tools for Conversion (June 17, 2020) – AM & PM

Learn about SAP’s newest developments helping you to plan and execute system conversions from SAP ERP to SAP S/4HANA. Read more

 

SAP S/4HANA Deployment Tools for New Implementations: SAP Cloud Platform Integration Advisor (June 22, 2020) AM & PM

For the exchange of business data between applications in heterogeneous landscapes, a uniform understanding is required of how this data is exchanged between the differently represented interfaces. Today, this uniform understanding requires high expenditures for integration projects. The SAP Integration Advisor provides assistance in this area.

Learn more about this learning system, which helps you to understand more quickly how this data is exchanged between the interfaces and how the tool supports implementation.

The SAP integration strategy is introduced in the context of the Intelligent Enterprise, which aims to create an integrated Intelligent Suite along defined business processes. Read more

 

SAP S/4HANA Migration Cockpit (June 23, 2020) – AM & PM

The SAP S/4HANA Migration Cockpit is SAP´s recommended tool when it comes to a “New Implementation” of SAP S/4HANA. It facilitates the transfer of business data from a source system to an S/4HANA system; including predefined migration objects containing information about the relevant source and target structures, the relationships between these structures, as well as mapping information for the relevant fields The Migration Cockpit resides in the SAP S/4HANA system and is included in the license, containing 3 migration approaches:

  • Transferring Data to SAP S/4HANA Using Files (XML files)
  • Transferring Data to SAP S/4HANA Staging Tables (on HANA DB)
  • Transferring Data Directly from an SAP System (via RFC Connection) – first released in 1909

In this session you will get an introduction to the SAP S/4HANA migration cockpit.

Agenda 

  • Introduction to SAP S/4HANA Migration CCockpit
  • Overview on different migration approaches
  • Demo on “Direct Transfer“

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Why SAP Model Company? – Business Value Driver for the Move to the Intelligent Enterprise (June 24, 2020) – AM & PM

Discover how to use the SAP Model Company approach and learn more about SAP’s Model Company strategy and portfolio for 2020. We will also go into the details of Assemble to order, pricing & commercials and our roadmap for Cloud.

Key take aways:

  • The overall strategy 2021 is to make SAP Model Company content integral part of our products
  • SAP Model Company offerings are interoperable (Assemble to order)
  • SAP Model Company offerings are available along different dimensions such as LOB or Industry

Why attend?

  • Get to know the SAP Model Company portfolio in its entirety
  • Understand how the SAP Model Company capabilities enable businesses to accelerate their transformation journey
  • Exchange with SAP Experts and find out how your company can benefit from SAP Model Company business process repository as foundation for your business

Read more

 

SAP S/4HANA License Conversion and Extension Policies (June 25, 2020) – AM & PM

Learn how SAP is safeguarding customers‘ investments when they move to SAP S/4HANA, be it cloud or on-premise. This session provides an overview about the following policies:

  • SAP S/4HANA product conversion policy
  • SAP S/4HANA contract conversion policy
  • SAP Cloud extension policy

In this session you will get insights of the characteristics of each policy and how they relate to concrete customer situations. Read more

 

Leverage SAP’s Expertise on SAP S/4HANA Using Value Assurance and the Integrated Delivery Framework (June 29, 2020) – AM & PM

The SAP Value Assurance services were built specifically for partner-led or customer-led implementations. The SAP Integrated Delivery Framework aligns the delivery methodologies and services of SAP with the services from SAP partners to create a holistic delivery plan and approach simplifying customer engagements, removing delivery inefficiencies and accelerating time to value.

Learn how SAP Value Assurance supports you in the key project decisions as well as in optimizing your design and implementation. Get insights into the proven methodology, understand the road map-based approach that uses SAP Best Practices and SAP Model Company, and get an overview how SAP’s services help customers deploy SAP S/4HANA successfully. Read more

 

Digital Supply Chain Strategy (July 01, 2020)

Franz Hero, head of SAP Digital Supply Chain Development, explains how SAP supports modern companies’ needs to deliver delight to customers in the experience economy, integrating the entire process chain from design to operate. Mr. Hero will discuss how SAP’s approach helps to navigate through developing trends and challenges, while harnessing the latest technological developments. Read more

 

Getting Started on Business Process Automation in SAP S/4HANA with SAP Intelligent Technologies (July 07, 2020)

Automation has been a key topic for customers implementing digital transformation in this unprecedent time. In this virtual session, we will introduce SAP’s Intelligent technologies including RPA and ML,
and explain how customers can leverage SAP S/4HANA pre-built content to automate current manual, repetitive tasks within a typical End-to-End S/4HANA process such as finance or operational procurement. Read more

 

How SAP Solution Manager and SAP Cloud ALM can support your implementation projects, in particular with SAP S/4HANA implementation (July 08, 2020) – AM & PM

With SAP Solution Manager  and the preconfigured Focused Build add-on for an agile project approach, you get a solution which supports you in upcoming implementation projects of the Intelligent Enterprise. In particular for  SAP S/4HANA projects, a quick availability of a holistic project governance tool such as SAP Solution Manager is recommended. Therefore, SAP provides “Focused Build” for SAP Solution Manager which includes already all configurations for a project implementation plus dashboards, both have been designed to manage the typical project activities from requirements-to-deploy inclusive testing based on an agile methodology in hybrid landscapes. But also cloud-centric customers need an application lifecycle management solution tailored to their needs. For such we are offering our cloud solution SAP Cloud ALM . We will explain  how the new ALM services provided by SAP Cloud ALM can be used, in particular the implementation part of SAP S/4HANA Cloud which will be used together with the SAP Activate Roadmap and SAP Best Practice processes  in SAP S/4 HANA cloud implementation projects. Read more

 

SAP Enterprise Support GUIDES Program (July 15, 2020) – AM & PM

SAP Enterprise Support has a comprehensive and proven service portfolio to support SAP customers in their transition to SAP S/4HANA. With the given assets all SAP Activate phases can be covered and running SAP S/4HANA projects safeguarded.
With the new SAP Enterprise Support GUIDES program the existing offerings have been enriched by innovative assets like the SAP S/4HANA Journey Checks, new Continuous Quality Checks (CQC), an outcome-based collaboration model and localized empowering assets.
This webinar will provide an overview on how the asset portfolio, the collaboration methodology and the continuous feedback loop will ensure a successful transition to SAP S/4HANA. Read more

 

Integration

Architecting for the Hybrid Multi-Cloud Enterprise (June 18, 2020)

As Cloud-based services become more business-critical, customers are increasingly deploying solutions which span multiple cloud or cloud and on-premise environments.  These solutions have additional value but also new complexity.  The SAP Reference Architecture contemplates inter-operation between Clouds and simplifies the design of a multi-cloud deployment using common architectural elements and services. This session provides an overview of the common architecture and explores considerations for a multi-cloud deployment

  • Understand the value of an architecture strategy that is multi-Cloud capable
  • Learn about SAP’s Cloud Architecture and how multi-cloud deployments can be designed
  • Understand some of the SAP services which can help manage across multi-cloud deployments
  • Learn about SAP’s common extension methods across cloud architectures

Read more 

 

Integration Monitoring via SAP Cloud ALM for Operations (CRUN) (June 30, 2020)

Target of Integration Monitoring is to bring transparency in the data exchange processes. It shall unify the user experience of the different integration technologies by providing a common look-and-feel as well as handling independently whether we are dealing with peer-to-peer interfaces or orchestration platforms. Integration Monitoring is offered with the cloud-based operation platform SAP Cloud ALM for Operations (CRUN) and the on-prem based operation platform Focused Run for SAP Solution Manager (FRUN). Our clear target to pick-up our customers at the point, there they are. Following the solution gravity of the customer we provide for cloud centric customers also the operation platform in the cloud and for on-prem centric customers their operation platform also on-prem.

In this Webinar, we will demo the Integration Monitoring via SAP Cloud ALM for Operations. Read more

 

SAP Cloud Platform

Overview of SAP Cloud Platform ABAP Environment (June 10, 2020)

SAP Cloud Platform ABAP Environment is SAP’s Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering for ABAP.

Learn how this offering provides opportunities to develop and run custom ABAP code on a separate Platform-as-a-Service, based on a state-of-the-art development toolset and recent cloud innovations. Read more

 

SAP Code Vulnerability Analyzer (CVA) (June 19, 2020)

SAP Cloud Platform ABAP Environment is SAP’s Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering for ABAP.

Learn how this offering provides opportunities to develop and run custom ABAP code on a separate Platform-as-a-Service, based on a state-of-the-art development toolset and recent cloud innovations. Read more

 

SAP Cloud Platform – The Strategic Integration and Extension Platform for SAP Customers (July 02, 2020)

SAP Cloud Platform is the strategic Integration and Extension Platform for SAP customers. The goal of this presentation is to provide and overview on SAP Cloud Platform and on its role within the SAP product strategy. Additionally we will talk about our roadmap and the investment focus areas of SAP Cloud Platform.
Taking real life use cases as examples, we will discuss how customers are using SAP Cloud Platform to support their business.
After this presentation, attendees should be able to assess potential areas of use for SAP Cloud Platform for their businesses and identify areas of interest for further deep dives. Read more

 

SAP Customer Center of Expertise

SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit for SAP On-Premise Products (June 18, 2020)

The goal of this session is to introduce you to the new SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit and to enable you to use it to create a tailored reporting according to your individual needs.

New SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit is an interactive dashboard analyzing the status of your SAP solution, support services and achievements hereunder based on solution monitoring capabilities, support cases status, technical alerts history, consumption of Enterprise Support offerings, and other support relevant metrics.

Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit will gradually replace the existing PDF-based SAP Enterprise Support report in SAP ONE Support Launchpad.

Compared to the PDF-based SAP Enterprise Support report, the new SAP Enterprise Support reporting cockpit offers more flexible interactive reporting capabilities with improved and extended content and new personalization features, helping you to individualize the Enterprise Support report.

The version released in the launchpad represents the first phase in a staged approach. With your feedback you can help us to identify the area of interest and to improve the tool. Read more

 

SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit for SAP Cloud Solutions (June 29, 2020)

The goal of this session is to introduce you to the new SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit and to enable you to use it to create a tailored reporting according to your individual needs.

New SAP Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit is an interactive dashboard analyzing the status of your SAP solution, support services and achievements hereunder based on solution monitoring capabilities, support cases status, technical alerts history, consumption of Enterprise Support offerings, and other support relevant metrics.

Enterprise Support Reporting Cockpit will gradually replace the existing PDF-based SAP Enterprise Support report in SAP ONE Support Launchpad.

Compared to the PDF-based SAP Enterprise Support report, the new SAP Enterprise Support reporting cockpit offers more flexible interactive reporting capabilities with improved and extended content and new personalization features, helping you to individualize the Enterprise Support report.

The version released in the launchpad represents the first phase in a staged approach. With your feedback you can help us to identify the area of interest and to improve the tool. Read more

 

Focused Insights for SAP Solution Manager – How Customer COE Can Build Their Own Dashboards (July 09, 2020)

Since the beginning of 2020, usage rights for Focused Insights have been included in SAP maintenance contracts. Focused Insights for SAP Solution Manager helps you provide the information you need in real time. Learn how to build your own dashboards based on SAP best practices and using pre-built dashboard models. Read more

 

Globalization Services

SAP Localization Forum Philippines 2020 – Finance Edition (June 09, 2020)

During these shifting conditions, we want to stand by your side. In this Localization Event, we bring you the knowledge you need in the simplest way. Join us online to get the latest updates on SAP’s solutions for Human Capital Management and Finance. Share with us your thoughts and concerns in our Live Q&A session. This year’s agenda:

  • Welcome Address and Agenda
  • Payment Receipt Feature: Introduction of Payment Receipt Feature in S/4HANA, Nelly Zhao, SAP Globalization Services, FIN Team
  • Withholding Tax for PhilippinesS/4HANA Withholding Tax Reporting using SAP Advanced Compliance Reporting,
  • Localization Toolkit for SAP S/4HANA Cloud: Extend and Adapt SAP S/4HANA Cloud solution using localization toolkit,
    Q&A
  • Event Survey and Close

Read more

 

Extending S/4HANA Cloud Localization with Partners (July 07, 2020)

In this session speakers will be focusing on two use cases on how customers can extend their SAP S/4HANA Cloud localization with partners using SAP Cloud Platform services (SAP Localization Hub). Read more

 

SAP Analytics Cloud

SAP Analytics Cloud Overview and Latest Features (June 05, 2020)

In his session on SAP Analytics, Iver will outline the current SAP Analytics strategy and investment areas. Hey will discuss the current development priorities and upcoming functionalities. On top Iver will demonstrate the most recent innovations with SAP Analytics. Read more

 

SAP Customer Experience

SAP Commerce Cloud 2005 Release Webinar (June 02, 2020)

Please join us for an overview of the SAP Commerce Cloud 2005 Release. Updates to the product and new features will be covered.
Read more

 

Overview of Payment and Balances in SAP Commissions (June 02, 2020)

In this session we will provide an overview of how Payment and Balances work in different scenarios in SAP Commissions.
Read more

 

Training Trends: How to Engage and Upskill with Training (June 03, 2020)

The recent COVID-19 pandemic has prompted unanticipated operational changes, forcing organizations to adjust to new ways of doing business, including the implementation of remote working environments.

Companies need to rapidly build a business model that keeps their remote teams—employees and partners—engaged by sharing real-time tactics around day to day business in the new normal, as well as improve their professional knowledge around how to sell and service remotely.

Join Craig Weiss, CEO and Lead Analyst for The Craig Weiss Group and FindAnLMS, and Peter Cizik, VP Business Development at SAP Litmos, as they discuss how companies can engage and upskill their employees to drive results and guarantee employee safety and success. Read more

 

SAP Customer Order Sourcing: New SAP Cloud Solution for Global Omnichannel Availability and Sourcing Optimization (June 04, 2020)

SAP Customer Order Sourcing enables companies, particularly in the retail, wholesale, and consumer products industries to provide their customers with reliable information about the availability of stock items.

The new cloud solution provides a single, unified view (“omni-channel”) of product availability in all distribution centers, stores, and third-party providers such as third-party warehouses and franchisees.

In this webinar, the product managers of SAP Customer Order Sourcing will introduce you to exemplary business scenarios for B2B, B2C, and B2B2C. Part of the presentation is a system demo in connection with a connected SAP Commerce Cloud Webshop. Read more

 

Bringing Beauty to Customer Experience with SAP Customer Cloud and Kyma (June 09, 2020)

Join us for an exciting look into a successful SAP Commerce Cloud and Kyma innovation project from Douglas and their implementation partner Netconomy. Douglas is the leading premium beauty retailer in Europe with about 2,400 stores and fast-growing online shops in 26 European countries. Learn about Douglas’ unique Microservices approach and side-by-side extensibility Kyma use cases.
Read more

 

Global Commerce Continues to Scale (Part 2): Learn How to Rapidly Deliver A Global Commerce Experience (June 10, 2020)

Learn from our experts to deploy a global solution rapidly to accelerate partner onboarding, simplify management, and protect your business. We will demonstrate how we deepen the value of SAP Customer Data Cloud and SAP Commerce Cloud together.
Read more

 

Overview of Identity Provider Configuration in ICM (June 16, 2020)

We’ll give an overview of Identity Provider Configuration for SAML Authentication in ICM.
Read more

 

Spartacus Update Webinars #4 (June 18, 2020)

Continuing on from 2019 webinars, this webinar series will regularly update you on new features and highlight upcoming changes due to releases. Please subscribe to all webinars in the series and make sure to visit https://sap.github.io/cloud-commerce-spartacus-storefront-docs/release-information/ for more information around content.
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Build trusted relationships with your E-commerce Customers With SAP Commerce Cloud and SAP Customer Data Cloud (June 25, 2020)

Commerce customers want a personalized journey and expect great experiences at every touch point. E-commerce leaders want to improve their business by increasing conversion rates and building a trusted relationship with customers to keep them coming back.  Most e-commerce companies struggle on how to identity and engage customers, earn their trust and deliver personalized experiences, focused on first-party consent based data, to gain their loyalty.

Join our webinar to discover how to:

  • Connect with more customers by delivering a personalized, comprehensive e-commerce experience
  • Gain new and loyal e-commerce customers by securely identifying and engaging them while delivering relevant experiences
  • Meet global data privacy requirements while building customer trust with transparency

Read more

 

SAP BW/4HANA

SAP BW/4HANA Shell Conversion and Follow Up on The Conversion Approaches (June 02, 2020)

Shell Conversion to BW/4HANA is a single step conversion from SAP BW on Any DB (Starting BW release 7.0) to BW/4HANA without data transfer.

In this webinar we will highlight:

  • The Shell Conversion process
  • Pre-requisites for Shell Conversion
  • Typical Project timelines for Shell Conversion
  • Options for Data Transfer

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Road Map and Overview on SAP’s overall Data Warehouse strategy (June 10, 2020)

The session will start with an overview on SAP’s overall Data Warehouse strategy and in the following focus on the future roadmap for SAP BW/4HANA – SAP’s strategic offering for enterprise data warehousing on-premise and in the private cloud.
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How Extending SAP BW/4HANA to The Cloud with SAP Data Warehouse Cloud Can Get You Even Further on Your Data Journey (June 16, 2020)

SAP BW/4HANA  and SAP Data Warehouse Cloud can be closely integrated to benefit from the best of both worlds.

Learn how to easily connect and consume SAP BW/4HANA data models in SAP Data Warehouse Cloud.
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