White papers related to "SAP Business Bydesign"
Many business owners and managers wonder how to maintain visibility and control in order to keep ahead of the competition, focus on customers, and adapt to market changes. Are you worried your company will lose its competitive edge as it grows, because of an outmoded IT landscape? Keep your IT requirements simple and meet your company goals, with an on-demand solution that integrates support for all business activities.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Accounting and Financial Management, Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Business Process Compliance, Data Management and Analysis, Product Data Management (PDM), Training and Development, SAP
Having the right IT infrastructure is critical to consistent growth and profitability for midsize companies. Sadly, many business applications don?t support changes to both business processes and a company?s organizational structure. In fact, many are inflexible and create disconnects between departments. However, there is a solution that?s built to enable growth and adaptability in all business functions and operations.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Accounting and Financial Management, Business Intelligence (BI), Compliance Management/Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Data Management and Analysis, Database Management System (DBMS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SAP
To promote fast growth, small businesses often sacrifice process control for creativity. But sooner or later, unstructured creativity compounded by fast growth leads to the inability to make fact-based business decisions. Learn about four steps to developing a business strategy that can help you run your business more effectively by applying better control over your cost structure, minimizing risk, and anticipating change.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Business Performance Management (BPM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Decision Making Considerations, Management Practices, Strategy, Supply Chain Management (SCM), SAP
This document analyzes the cost of ownership for a typical on-premise small and medium enterprise (SME) business management system, and compares it to the cost of an equivalent SAP Business ByDesign implementation. It uses a mixture of different on-premise systems rather than any single vendor's product. Although there are many similarly equipped business management products available, they all compete closely on price.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SAP
It?s not easy for manufacturing companies to improve operating efficiency while responding to market changes. Improving productivity across business processes requires visibility, speed, and automation. The SAP Business All-in-One fast-start program can tailor SAP manufacturing software to your needs and roll it out quickly?and, it can be adapted to changing requirements. Find out how it can grow with your company.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Best Practices, Business Process Management, Change Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Manufacturing Management, SAP
After a year of silence surrounding SAP?s newest enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, SAP Business ByDesign is back. During that year, many of its competitors pounced on SAP?s silence, even going so far as to spread rumors that the new product was dead. Find out what one Aberdeen analyst thought of Business ByDesign after taking it for a test drive at Sapphire 2009.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Software as a Service (SaaS), SAP
Midsize businesses are learning the hard way that most enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications are not truly on-demand, but instead require consulting and specialized customer support services. Learn about the critical consulting and support services required to select, deploy, and fully utilize SaaS solutions to achieve your business objectives and safeguard your mission-critical applications and data.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Consulting and Services, Software as a Service (SaaS), SAP
SaaS, despite its phenomenal popularity, is certainly not one-size-fits-all. You need to consider decision criteria such as fit, return on investment, and risk. Learn how SaaS works, who the major vendors are, how SaaS can help your business grow, and how to find the SaaS solution that?s right for you. It?s all in this comprehensive SaaS Buyer?s Guide for Wholesale and Distribution from TEC and SupplyChainBrain.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Distribution and Warehousing, Software as a Service (SaaS), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Technology Evaluation Centers, Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods, Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods, Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
Whatever you offer as a service provider, success depends on how well you manage key accounts to ensure long-term relationships and the highest possible margins. But with today?s challenges, it?s difficult to maintain market share, let alone grow. SAP?s All-in-One fast-start program offers a solution that can help you maximize client and service-line profitability by supporting industry best practices. Learn more.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Application Service Provider, Best Practices, Consulting and Services, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Decision Making, Practices and Business Issues, Return on Investment (ROI), Software Selection, SAP, Internet Service Providers, Web Search Portals, and Data Processing Services
If you?re a small business owner considering enterprise resource planning (ERP), you undoubtedly have numerous questions. Should you choose an on-premise, on-demand, or open-source system? Should you manage the selection and implementation process yourself, or rely on outside consultants? These questions?and many others?are addressed in this guide. Download it, and begin the process of improving the way you run your business.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Free and Open Source Software (FOSS), Software as a Service (SaaS), Software Selection, Technology Evaluation Centers
The consequences of fleeting customer attention?as companies with complex sales cycles know only too well?include lengthening sales cycles, stalled opportunities, and quarters that bring unpleasant surprises. The easy answer is to spend more time with your customers. But a better answer is having more comprehensive visibility into the sales pipeline and a complete understanding of the end-to-end sales process. Learn more.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Data Management and Analysis, Sales Force Automation (SFA), SAP
Your Challenge: Get Decision Makers' Approval For Flexible Solutions for Faster Value. Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-Bound.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Change Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), IT Solutions Architecture, Management Practices, Move, Add, Change Management, Standards and Compliance, Strategy, SAP
In a tough economy, retaining customers and reducing costs become paramount, and sales force productivity takes center stage. You should also be thinking about territory alignment: territory management directly affects customer relationships and the ability to tailor your approach to various market segments. Learn how to optimize territory alignment with the right set of tools, and overcome sales process obstacles.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Channel Management, Contact Management (CM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), E-CRM, Field Sales, SAP
People?that is, talent?are at the heart of any strategy to master the business challenges of high-tech companies. For best results, human resources (HR) organizations must transform from taking the role of service provider to that of strategic business partner. Find out about the four imperatives a successful HR organization must address in order to develop a competitive HR strategy and win the war for talent.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Human Capital Management (HCM), Human Resources, Management Practices, Performance Management, Recruitment Management, Strategy, SAP, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
This paper from Saugatuck Technology discusses relevant criteria for evaluating SaaS solutions targeting small and midsize firms, and raises key questions that should be asked. It is important to ensure that a SaaS solution is well aligned with business requirements, and can accommodate change and growth. The paper also provides an evaluation template for executives to use in conducting evaluations of SaaS solutions.
Related to SAP Business Bydesign: Software as a Service (SaaS), Software Selection, SAP