SAP HANA Administration
Author: Richard Bremer, Lars Breddemann
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Who says that a leopard can't change its spots? With the advent of SAP HANA, database administration is evolving - and you can evolve along with it. In this title, you can learn how traditional administration concepts are applied in SAP HANA, and find out about the new concepts relevant to an in-memory database.
Sap Bw/4hana and Bw on Hana
Author: Frank Riesner, Klaus-peter Sauer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
SAP BW/4HANA has introduced a new era in data warehousing at SAP. Further steps towards simplification, flexibility, and performance are now possible with SAP HANA as the proven technological basis. SAP BW/4HANA offers modern concepts for data management, operation, and modeling and thus opens the door for fully innovative application scenarios. This book will show you how the SAP HANA database influences the Business Warehouse and how you can optimize your system. As a practical guide, the book is aimed at experienced SAP BW experts as well as decision makers who need a well-grounded overview. The authors address the versions SAP BW/4HANA 1.0 and SAP BW 7.5 in equal measure, highlighting new functions and differences. The book also focuses on the migration options and conversion tools for moving to SAP BW/4HANA.Use this reference book to enter the world of SAP BW with SAP HANA as the database platform! - Migration, sizing, operation, data management with SAP BW/4HANA and SAP BW 7.5 on HANA - The new central source Systems SAP HANA and ODP - New modeling options, mixed scenarios, LSA++, and differences compared to SAP BW 7.5 - The role of BW in operational SAP reporting
This book presents recent developments in automatic text analysis. Providing an overview of linguistic modeling, it collects contributions of authors from a multidisciplinary area that focus on the topic of automatic text analysis from different perspectives. It includes chapters on cognitive modeling and visual systems modeling, and contributes to the computational linguistic and information theoretical grounding of automatic text analysis.
This book is the must-have resource for using SAP Logistics Execution System (LES) to efficiently manage your transportation and shipment requirements. In it you'll find detailed, practical information on all of your delivery process issues: from the creation of deliveries, to transportation planning, to settlements with your forwarding agents. Using an ongoing example throughout the book, you'll learn how to create delivery and shipment documents, control picking, and transfer packing data, as well as how you can control shipments and how to post the goods issue. You'll also learn about interfaces to other areas, such as dangerous goods management, plus availability checks and much more. Finally, the author explains how you can overcome the limits of the standard SAP system by leveraging user exits. The practical, hands-on approach helps you master key transactions, paths, and best practices for transportation management that you'll be sure to reach for time and time again. Based on Release SAP ERP 6.0, this book can also be used for older releases without any problem.
Qualified and motivated employees are the most critical asset of every company, and recruiting, retaining, and training them forms the basis for the future. To manage all of this effectively, SAP ERP Human Capital Management (HCM) provides you with all the tools you need. With this book you'll learn about all of the processes of personnel planning and development, explore the functions and basic customizing, and find out how to implement and use the components successfully. Basic Principles of Personnel Planning and Development Get to know the organizational management concept that forms the basis of many functions in other HCM components, and learn about the role concept, portal, workflow, and queries. Talent Management Learn how to recruit, retain, and promote your employees with a variety of functions Skill Management, Performance Management, SAP Learning Solution, E-Recruiting, and Enterprise Compensation Management. Personnel Planning and Analysis Gain an insight into the personnel planning process, positions and quota planning, and personnel cost planning and simulation. And discover how SAP NetWeaver BW can effectively support you in planning.Updated and Extended Edition Find detailed, current coverage based on SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 4."
HR Reporting with SAP
Author: Hans-Jürgen Figaj, Richard Haßmann, Anja Junold
Publisher: SAP PRESS
This must-have guide teaches you how to efficiently implement, apply, and extend HR reporting using SAP. First, you'll uncover best practices for conceptualizing your reporting strategy and methods, including the basic usage principles for logical databases and how to carry out authorization checks. Next, you'll learn about the strengths and weaknesses of the various reporting tools, as well as the critical success factors to consider for successful reporting. Then, you'll explore standard evaluations and their uses in individual HCM components, as well as the BI standard content. Finally, you'll review all of the tools used for presenting reports and analysis, including standard SAP reports, queries, and SAP NetWeaver BI. Drawing from the authors' extensive experience, this book is essential for understanding HR reporting. Fully up-to-date for SAP ERP 6.0, it is also compatible with R/3 Enterprise and SAP ERP 2004. Highlights Include: * Enterprise SOA * SAP MDM * Value Proposition * ABAP and XML * As-Is Assessment Scorecard * MDM Maturity Model * Quality and Governance * Deployment * Requirements and Tools * Integrating with SAP NetWeaver XI, SAP Solution Manager, and ARIS
Bring your data presentations into focus with this comprehensive guide to SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence. Updated for Webi 4.2, this book will teach you to create, design, and share your reports, while exploring the fundamentals of Webi and its extended capabilities. This fourth edition includes information on data source options for building new documents and queries, and a new HTML5-based viewing interface. Punch up your reporting and analysis! a. SAP BI 4.2 SP4 Dive into Web Intelligence 4.2 enhancements and platform improvements, including a new HTML5 user interface, support for geomaps, and access to additional data sources b. Webi from A to Z Get the complete picture of working with Web Intelligence, from creation to publication. From the first step to the last, learn how to design reports that make an impact with this comprehensive guide c. Web Intelligence Interactive Viewer Discover the HTML5-based Web Intelligence Interactive Viewer and BI launchpad, a fully integrated interface for organizing, viewing, analyzing, and sharing business intelligence content.
Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here An expansive, yet remarkably concise and accessible resource, Qualitative Research in Business and Management is designed to help qualitative researchers with all aspects of their research project from start to finish. It discusses the key philosophies underpinning qualitative research and design in business and management, and assesses the advantages and disadvantages of the different approaches. Key features include: Case studies, exercises, further reading and examples from first-tier journals An enhanced Companion Website including journal articles and weblinks Chapters on writing up research and how to get your research published. Visit the Companion Webiste at www.sagepub.co.uk/myers2e
SAP Solution Manager
Author: Marc O. Schäfer, Matthias Melich
Publisher: SAP PRESS
• Provides a complete overview of the solution for the management of business applications• Explains the processes and functions in release 7.1 clearly• Shows all tools in day-to-day useWhat's new in SAP Solution Manager 7.1? In this book, you'll find much more than the answer to this question. Discover all of the platform's functions and learn how to support and improve the planning, operation, and optimization of your solution with SAP Solution Manager. Comprehensive and up to date, this definitive book leaves no questions unanswered!All Concepts Explained ConciselyWhether it's the new Monitoring and Alerting Infrastructure, Custom Code Management, orChange Impact Analysis that you are interested in, you can take a look “under the hood” of SAP Solution Manager and understand its concepts.Every Phase, Every ProcessFind out how SAP Solution Manager supports you in all project phases-from the creation of the Business Blueprint, to the continuous optimization of your solution.Tools in ActionFind comprehensive descriptions and screenshots that show the essential functional areas of SAP Solution Manager in use.Customer CasesBecome inspired for your own project! Ten articles will show you how other customers use the new features included in SAP Solution Manager.New in This EditionDiscover the management of non-SAP software, Monitoring and Alerting, Landscape Management Database, and much more. This completely revised edition brings you right up to date.
Data Migration with SAP
Author: Frank Densborn, Frank Finkbohner, Johann Gradl, Michael Roth, Michael Willinger
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Essentials of finance
Author: Ray G. Jones, Dean A. Dudley
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Sequence Data Mining
Author: Guozhu Dong, Jian Pei
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Understanding sequence data, and the ability to utilize this hidden knowledge, will create a significant impact on many aspects of our society. Examples of sequence data include DNA, protein, customer purchase history, web surfing history, and more. This book provides thorough coverage of the existing results on sequence data mining as well as pattern types and associated pattern mining methods. It offers balanced coverage on data mining and sequence data analysis, allowing readers to access the state-of-the-art results in one place.
* Implement and use Variant Configuration with SAP * Build and maintain a complete product model * Updated coverage on SAP ERP 6.0 enhancement pack 5 and CRM 7.0 With this all-inclusive reference, you have everything you need to implement, customize, and use Variant Configuration with SAP. Whether you're a consultant, work directly with variant configuration, or are a manager, this book contains essential information you need in order to make key decisions on how Variant Configuration works best for your company. Variant Configuration in ERP and CRM Understand how to integrate Variant Configuration in processes such as quality management and customer service, and explore the necessary Customizing steps. Advanced Integration Topics Find extensive coverage on business processes for SAP ERP, including the Order Engineering Workbench, planning Variant Configuration, and more. Industry-Specific Solutions Learn about unique configurations and enhancements that are possible within specific industries and how to manage them, accompanied by customer examples and practical suggestions.Expert Knowledge Benefit from the authors' and SAP customers' notes on special challenges encountered when implementing and using Variant Configuration for product models. Updated and Expanded This new edition covers integrated Product and Process Engineering (iPPE), Product Data Replication (PDR), the new PLM environment, and much more. Highlights Product Model * Configuration profile and scenarios Business Processes in SAP ERP * Integrated process and product engineering (iPPE) * Integration, Customizing Product Configuration * Variant Configurator LO-VC * Internet Pricing and Configurator (IPC) Challenges * Performance optimization, change services * Product Data Replication (PDR) Project and Practical Reports * Industry solution DIMP reports, project managers, SAP customers and partners * Configuration Workgroup (CWG) and outlook on SAP Business ByDesign The Authors Uwe Blumohr, Manfred Munch, and Marin Ukalovic work at SAP and hold different positions in the area of Variant Configuration.