Social Transformation: The Art & Science of Accelerating Business Growth!

August 12, 2016


In my last two business transformation series publications; I had covered “Financial Transformation” & “Digital Transformation” in detail and on this publication; I shall cover “Social Transformation” to complete an end-to-end evolution strategy; every business must look at, to be prepared for next two decades and beyond. What is social; Read More


Digital Transformation – The Power to Empower…

August 4, 2016


On April 18, 2009, the President Obama of United States had announced the appointment of his government’s first CTO for the country. “CTO for a country”! What is the need, how does this work? The statement from his then office read as: “President Obama will appoint the nation’s first Chief Read More


Could transforming your finance function help transform your business?

July 28, 2016


The power of a successful story telling cannot be overestimated. Objectives of telling a story are to inspire and make others aware. There are four steps to every effective story telling. Background Issues / Challenges Solutions Results / Benefits / Social Message  Financial transformation is such a story, which requires Read More


Do we need to simplify, when the business is small?

May 17, 2016


“My business is small – so why should I worry about simplifying my business?” I hear this often from executives at small and even midsize companies. Most are focused on growth, growth, growth – as they should be, especially as competition intensifies. But many growing businesses eventually hit a wall Read More


Value Proposition: SAP Analytics Solutions for SME Enterprises.

May 10, 2016


Key facts: Small & Medium Sized Enterprises Around 95% of companies are small and medium-sized entities (SMEs). Even if we do not work for an SME, it is more than likely that we will do business with one of them on a daily basis.  As small and midsize enterprises (SMEs) expand, Read More


Case Study 1: SAP Analytics Solution (Return on Investment: Cost Saving)

March 17, 2016


Case Study Background        : The Sales Reports contains elements of sales data, such as Daily, Weekly and Month-to-Date Sales numbers, characterized by various organization units, customer groups or Product groups or hierarchies. They are important for all departments within the organization for their standard control activities. In its final form it Read More

Wake-Up (1)

What Do I Wake Up for in the Morning?

February 19, 2016


My Dad is an accountant, my grandfather was an accountant too in a government department, and my uncles are bank managers. I was born with this heirloom. The sound of typewriters/calculators, the sights of big-thick ledger books/cash-memos knotted with red cotton material, lying all around our home, is something I grew Read More

SAP’s HANA Development Plan

January 6, 2016


SAP HANA is a revolutionary database technology (in-memory), which SAP considers for, all its future product development strategies. It is a platform, as good as Windows happened to Microsoft or Mainframes happened to IBM… revolutionary in true sense. Hence it is here to stay. In future, entire SAP landscape (ECC, Read More

Applications of SAP HANA

January 5, 2016


1) SAP HANA Standalone 2) SAP NetWeaver 7.3 BW powered by SAP HANA 3) Applications (ECC / ERP) Accelerated by SAP HANA

Difference between BWA & SAP HANA

January 5, 2016


SAP BWA (BW Accelerator) It is an interim solution to achieve better reporting performance immediately; without making any changes to the BI/BW application design In case of BWA, it reads BW/SAP BI data and it helps in accelerating SAP BW data read process and feeds these results to BI/BW queries. Read More