Capstone Turbine Corporation, an energy innovator, needed to implement management, business model, and strategy changes. It also needed to improve product reliability, modularize configurations, and provide visibility. By using SAP products, such as SAP BI, SAP EP, and SAP Best Practices, it realized performance measures for key business activities, and improved sales and inventory management.
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“We only have six IT people, but we do as much of the implementation as we can ourselves – with the help of SAP Best Practices guides,” says Pfaffinger. “We need functional-area SAP experts to a degree, but ever since 1998, starting with the best practices predecessor, the preconfigured client, we have been leveraging the SAP Best Practices guides to keep our costs low and speed the cycle time for our projects. That has contributed to our getting them approved. I’d say we are cutting 30% to 40%