SAP Super User

SAP Super User

When a company begins the process of implementing SAP, the implementation partner asks the company to identify people from each involved department to become super users. These folks may be nominated for the role of SAP super user because of their deep knowledge of the company’s processes and their ability to identify needs of other … Continue reading “SAP Super User”

SAP Subject Matter Expert

SAP Subject Matter Expert

Implementing SAP in an organization not only aligns business processes but sometimes results in an overhaul of the company’s deeply ingrained ways of doing business. People from all levels of the organization need to collaborate to achieve the common goal. The SAP subject matter expert (SME) provides the expertise necessary to ease the transition, considering … Continue reading “SAP Subject Matter Expert”

SAP Functional Specification

SAP Functional Specification

The SAP functional specification, affectionately referred to as functional spec, is critical to the development of RICEF objects. RICEF stands for Reports, Interfaces, Conversions, Enhancements, Forms — in other words, anything that requires programming in SAP. This post will delve into the purpose and content of a functional specification. Purpose of an SAP Functional Specification … Continue reading “SAP Functional Specification”

Types of SAP Projects

Types of SAP Projects

Implementing SAP requires a systematic approach. Companies opting for SAP can use various roadmaps to get SAP implemented in their organization based on the nature and complexity of their business processes and norms, or due to political and environmental factors. Several types of SAP projects have emerged to accommodate these various needs. We will explore a … Continue reading “Types of SAP Projects”

SAP Business Process Owner

SAP Business Process Owner

Implementing SAP involves a high level of change management across all hierarchies of an organization. For this, change agents are identified. These are team members who have in-depth knowledge and expertise in their respective domain. They are opinion leaders and can drive transformation by keeping an organization’s overall culture in view. Arguably the most dynamic … Continue reading “SAP Business Process Owner”