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E-invoicing as a starting point for digital transformation is great, but companies have to ensure that the invoicing solution is compatible with their business model. [shutterstock: 1117264841, Mehaniq]

E-invoicing as a starting point for digital transformation is great, but companies have to ensure that the invoicing solution is compatible with their business model. [shutterstock: 1117264841, Mehaniq]

E-Invoicing: Compatibility And Digitalisation

The trend of e-invoicing has been growing fast over the past couple of years. Companies can see this development in an increasing number of invoice formats and country-specific transmission regulations.

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Red Hat and Suse both offer Linux systems - but which of them is the better choice for SAP customers? [shutterstock: 625901528, vectortatu]

Red Hat and Suse both offer Linux systems - but which of them is the better choice for SAP customers? [shutterstock: 625901528, vectortatu]

Suse, Red Hat, IBM, SAP: It’s Linux Versus Linux Now

IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat poses a lot of questions for customers, experts and journalists alike. SAP customers are curious about one topic in particular: Which company has the better Linux for SAP - Suse or Red Hat?

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Fairy-tale castle or illusion? Indirect Access might not be as real as SAP wants it to be. [shutterstock: 32473744, sattva78]

Fairy-tale castle or illusion? Indirect Access might not be as real as SAP wants it to be. [shutterstock: 32473744, sattva78]

Indirect Access: Fairy-Tale Castle Or Illusion?

Indirect Access is an illusion. If you believe the EU software directive, the very nature of computer programs is interoperability. Why would this be "indirect“, then?

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New data protection requirements in the EU come 2018. [Shutterstock: 279505526, artjazz]

New data protection requirements in the EU come 2018. [Shutterstock: 279505526, artjazz]

All set for the EU Data Protection Directive?

In the spring of 2018 the new EU data-protection requirements are due to enter in force. Companies of all sizes, saving and processing data, now only have a little less than one and a half years to comply both with the data-security rules and with the extensive accountability obligations. Otherwise, in the event of violations, they face huge fines - up to EUR 20 million or four per cent of their annual turnover. So what do companies using SAP need to take into account and how can they prepare?

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EC to build Digital Single Market on solid ground. [shutterstock: 375590017, Octavus]

EC to build Digital Single Market on solid ground. [shutterstock: 375590017, Octavus]

FinTech: EU Commission Starts Internal Task Force

Europe's banking leaders got a chance to present their views and ideas to Commissioner Oettinger and VP Dombrovskis during a round table meeting. First significant results are to be expected in 2017.

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