SAPinsider Scavenger Hunt: Day One Quick Overview

The SAPinsider scavenger hunt in Las Vegas is fun and easy. Just three simple steps and you’re entered into a drawing for a mini tablet: 1. Find three of the five items listed below by 5pm Pacific time 2. Tweet each find to @BusinessObjects and include #sweeps and one of the SAPinsider hashtags (#BI2013, #GRC2013, […]

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Webinar: The Art of Analytics: Creating Intelligent Business Decisions

By Amy Randers Harrison, SAP As the mind of today’s business manager continually evolves, generating actionable intelligence has become more than just a scientific exercise of moving data from one place to another. Leveraging a strong analytical mindset, top performing companies employ a well-honed artistic touch to business analytics in order to properly shape insight […]

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telecomcustomers Applying Analytics to Retain, Attract Telco Customers

Applying Analytics to Retain, Attract Telco Customers

The fact is telecommunications customers are constantly getting bombarded with offers to switch providers. Not only that but customers are also becoming more involved in service/price comparisons. That’s why it’s more important than ever for business leaders of wireless providers to use analytics to identify the right offers and price points for services and features […]

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A Hunting We Will Go…Join the Fun at SAPinsider Las Vegas

By Michael Lortz, Senior Director, Solution Marketing, Governance, Risk, and Compliance As the proverb says, “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” So we decided to add a little extra fun into the great line up of sessions at this year’s SAPinsider event in Las Vegas next week: a scavenger hunt played […]

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truth CFOs + Big Data Analytics = One Version of the Truth

CFOs + Big Data Analytics = One Version of the Truth

Increasingly CFOs and other organizational leaders are relying on data-led decision making rather than gut instinct. And that means they need access to data from multiple sources outside the general ledger, such as sales, marketing, and supply chain information. Operational and monetary information that contribute to a company’s overall financial health is derived from a […]

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The Mobile Wave has Arrived at Your Company – Now What?

By: Ryan O’Neil, Senior Director of Marketing, SAP There’s no question that mobile is the next technology wave that needs to be recognized and addressed by businesses. Today, employees use their smartphone for more than just texting other employees. They use it to access company information, like business intelligence, wherever and whenever they want it. […]

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data driven testing 300x200 Data Analysis: Developing a Data Driven Culture

Data Analysis: Developing a Data-Driven Culture

For data analysis programs to succeed, there must be cultural acceptance – if not a passionate embrace – of the use of data and the benefits it can deliver to an organization. There are several best practices that can be applied to foster a data-driven culture, as TechTarget notes in an interview with Ken Rudin, the head of […]

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Countdown to #GRC2013 – Getting the Most ‘Bang for Your Buck’

By Erin Hughes, SAP If you haven’t registered yet for GRC 2013, March 19-22 in Las Vegas, there’s still time!  With more than 250 sessions to choose from, including workshops, case studies, demos, panel discussions, and roundtables, this is the best event of the year to attend if you’re using or evaluating SAP solutions for […]

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Webinar – Explore SAP’s 2013 Road Map for Enterprise Performance Management

Leading businesses remain successful through enterprise performance management (EPM) – aligning people and processes and leveraging technologies to manage financial performance and accelerate the financial close to disclose. With increasing pressure to respond in real time to changing business conditions, how can you manage performance wherever, whenever? Attend this complimentary webinar to learn about: Planned […]

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manufacturingoutsurcing Analytics = Better Manufacturing Outsourcing

Analytics = Better Manufacturing Outsourcing

Discrete manufacturers often partner with third parties to produce specific components or parts used in the development of their products. In some cases, third parties have the expertise to produce such components or they’re able to offer prices that are lower than the costs to develop these components in house. However, for a variety of reasons, […]

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