These days automation is everywhere, making our business lives simpler, more efficient, and more accurate. You can automate just about anything — from warehouse robotics to autonomous transportation such as automated and driverless trucks in the mining industry. However, many in the business world are afraid to change and are yet to realise the full
Can you honestly say you’re 100% satisfied with your current systems and business processes? Or have you noticed certain processes are being slowed down under the weight of your growing business? For most companies, single-purpose programs and systems are added as needed throughout the life of the business. So, by the time a company reaches
When organisations experience a period of rapid growth there are many important issues that are front of mind. However, organisations rarely consider whether their outdated systems are equipped to handle the expanse of their business. Like a well-worn pair of shoes, your outdated systems are comfortable and familiar – but become limited and strained as
Duplicated data occurs when an organisation has two or more disparate systems. These systems have no integration between them, meaning data needs to be entered manually multiple times. It is interfaced on a method that isn’t based on real-time data, and often requires cross-checking with other systems to verify the accuracy. Furthermore, because these disparate
Don’t run your business blindly: How to regain complete organisational visibility over your disparate systems
Would you ever cross a busy road wearing a blindfold? Of course not! If you can’t see where you’re going, you definitely can’t see the oncoming traffic speeding towards you. Without complete visibility, you’re setting yourself up for disaster. So, why do some businesses have this attitude when it comes to running their organisation? In
SAP Business ByDesign release 1705 is now available, the second release of the year 2017 with a host of new features and enhancements. Highlights of the 1705 release include: HTML5 user interface can be accessed on the productive tenants for all functions offered by ByDesign except for Mashup Authoring, Design Key Figures, Text Pool Definition.