SAC Optimized Stories

Introduction SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) is a comprehensive planning and analytics platform from SAP.  Originally, SAC used what is now referred to as Classic Stories, created using the Classic Design Experience.  Optimized Stories, created using the Optimized Design Experience, were introduced to improve functionality and performance with SAC Stories. In this blog, we will discuss […]

What is workforce planning?

Workforce Planning is the process an organization uses to analyze its workforce and determine what it needs to be in order to meet the current and future staffing needs. This process may involve analyzing current top performers, recruiting methods and process, and recognizing future need. This process can be further broken down by the 5 stages of […]

Utilize SAP Analytics Cloud with BusinessObjects

With BusinessObjects (BOBJ) version 4.2 nearing its end of “Mainstream Maintenance” at the end of 2022 there has been a lot of discussion around whether to upgrade to BOBJ version 4.3 or migrate the analytics and reporting to SAP Analytics Cloud.  In this article we will discuss various concerns that each organization should consider either […]

Extending SAP BPC with SAP Analytics Cloud

SAP BPC is a reliable workhorse in Planning and consolidation space. The BPC we know and rely on has proven capabilities like business process centric tool, used and managed by business users, familiar excel interface, comprehensive script logic capabilities, robust security interface, ability to publish book and distribute offline reports and many others. SAP BPC […]

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Sucess Stories

PROCESS MANUFACTURING (Planning & Consolidation)
Business Growth – Needed to define common planning and reporting processes to eliminate region silos and thereby optimize global sales, pricing, transfer pricing, and operations
CONSUMER PRODUCTS GOODS (Planning & Consolidation)
Business Growth – Needed to define a centralized process for planning that incorporated the sales plan with production capabilities to better manage margin.
RETAIL (Planning & Consolidation)
Known for their trend setting ballet flats and forward thinking designs, this retailer is a fashion industry success story. Experiencing incredible success on the runway and in global markets, this company turned to SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) on HANA to provide a scalable financial planning, consolidation and reporting solution.
MANUFACTURING (Upgrade)
Upgrading SAP BPC to the HANA platform: Cintas run SAP ERP on HANA and needed to upgrade their SAP BPC 7.5 for financial consolidation and reporting from Microsoft SQL Server to the SAP HANA platform
ENERGY (Business Modeling)
Merger and Acquisition: ETP needed to manage multiple cultures, process, systems, and general ledgers from a series of merges and acquisitions, and generate meaningful budgets and forecast for company reports
MANUFACTURING (Planning on HANA)
Business Growth – expansion of manufacturing sites required enhanced planning, and potential acquisitions would require confidence in consolidation and reporting