SAP, their strategies and technology have changed significantly over time. [shutterstock: 592651886, Stas Knop]

SAP, their strategies and technology have changed significantly over time. [shutterstock: 592651886, Stas Knop]

Profit from the SAP Ecosystem – A History of Growth

This monthly column is a guide to SAP ecosystem opportunities, challenges and how to successfully manage them. It is based on the book “Profit from the SAP Ecosystem” by Synomic's Ralf Meyer and combines startup methodologies with proven SAP ecosystem best practices. Based on the experience from more than 50 SAP partner companies, 25 business models and 22 SAP partnership models. The author covers the SAP ecosystem, partner models, business model and value proposition design, SAP solution alignment, indirect-SAP-usage, partnering, go-to-market, strategy development and more.

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Proper SAP Monitoring will keep your system's heartbeat going. [shutterstock: 760660858, FlashMovie]

Proper SAP Monitoring will keep your system's heartbeat going. [shutterstock: 760660858, FlashMovie]

The 4 SAP Monitoring Challenges You Need To Consider

SAP enjoys a long, well-earned track record as the go-to system for large and mid-market enterprises. The German software giant provides companies the computing power they need to run every facet of their business from enterprise resource planning (ERP) to ecommerce to administrative and support services. However, the more SAP offers, the higher the risk of system outages. SAP monitoring can help avoid a pontentially devastating situation.

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You might like this latest book release from the SAP Community. [shutterstock: 532904239, jakkaje808]

You might like this latest book release from the SAP Community. [shutterstock: 532904239, jakkaje808]

Review – Sales and Distribution in SAP ERP: Business User Guide

In the front matter of SAP Press’ latest CRM offering, the publication process for a new edition of a book is likened to diamond cutting. There’s a refinement process at work, adding and enhancing. And their newly-released book is an excellent example.

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Common encryption technologies may very well be out of date soon with quantum computing right around the corner. [shutterstock: 447671734, Ruslan Grumble]

Common encryption technologies may very well be out of date soon with quantum computing right around the corner. [shutterstock: 447671734, Ruslan Grumble]

IT Security in the Age of Quantum Computing

IT security experts hear alarm bells ringing: Breakthroughs in quantum computing could sound the death knell for conventional encryption techniques. The time has come for post-quantum cryptography (PQC).

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The ICC in Birmingham was the place to be for SAP professionals from the UK and Ireland, gathering for the annual UKISUG Connect conference. [shutterstock: 461833036, gpensky]

The ICC in Birmingham was the place to be for SAP professionals from the UK and Ireland, gathering for the annual UKISUG Connect conference. [shutterstock: 461833036, gpensky]

UKISUG Connect: GDPR, Business Transformation and Robot Risk

Held at the ICC in Birmingham at the end of November, the UK & Ireland SAP User Group (UKISUG) Connect conference is a key event in Britain and Ireland with three days of SAP peers under the same roof. Guest author Richard Hunt from Turnkey Consulting has the most important news from one of UK and Irleand's biggest SAP events.

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"Spear Phishing", a practice where the scam is deliberately targeting top level executives, is becoming a real problem. [shutterstock: 581432749, wk1003mike]

"Spear Phishing", a practice where the scam is deliberately targeting top level executives, is becoming a real problem. [shutterstock: 581432749, wk1003mike]

How to Protect Your Executive Team from Enterprise Phishing Scams

Phishing scams, a type of cyber attack that targets users through fraudulent emails, began in 1996. Over 20 years later, it's still a hugely popular (and successful) tactic to steal company data. Here's how to make sure your executive team knows what to expect and how to react.

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