SAP Insights | May 2021

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SAP Insights | May 2021

From Data & Analytics, to Security & Privacy, to Business Process Optimization and Risk & Compliance, we have you covered!


Lessons from a Pandemic: SAP Leaders Detail Financial Tech Trends

Digital transformation and the migration of critical systems to the cloud were underway long before COVID-19 forced companies to quickly convert to a remote work footing in early 2020. The global pandemic, however, provided an imperative for companies to accelerate their plans. That shift, or “tech-celeration,” provides important context in which to analyze the answers of respondents from organizations running SAP in the latest Protiviti Finance Trends Survey. 





Unleash the Power of SAP on Microsoft Azure

Thu, June 17 | 1:00 pm ET
New business process requirements, rising costs and increasing amounts of data can make it a challenge to run and protect business-critical SAP functions. Cloud deployment of SAP solutions provides a fast, scalable and repeatable process for implementing full SAP stacks in the cloud. Microsoft Azure provides the trusted path to enterprise-ready innovation — bringing the intelligence, security and reliability of Azure to your SAP applications.
During this webinar, our SAP on Azure experts will discuss how migrating SAP workloads to Azure can support your business-critical needs and will also cover:
  • How SAP on Azure helps increase performance, agility and availability of your SAP Applications
  • What's new with SAP on Azure
  • Customer Highlight - See how SAP on Azure positively impacted a hospitality organization's business

Register for a 2-Part Series on Financial Planning

Part 2: June 2 @ 11am ET
How to Adopt a Hybrid Lens for your Financial Planning Strategy
What if we told you there is an approach that enables you to keep up with technological changes while still leveraging your existing data and what you’ve built within your legacy systems? SAP’s hybrid strategy allows you to achieve just that.
In this webinar, learn how you can scale your financial and operational planning by extending SAP Business Planning and Consolidation with SAP Analytics Cloud. We’ll have experts from Protiviti and the SAP Global Center of Excellence dive into how you can leverage SAP Analytics Cloud’s planning, predictive, and analytics capabilities for better decision-making.



Understanding Business Responsibilities During an SAP S/4HANA or Central Finance Transformation - Part 2

In Part 1, we introduced the first four of the seven key areas of business responsibilities during an SAP S/4HANA or Central Finance transformation journey.

In this blog, we cover the remaining three: user acceptance testing, reporting and analytics, and security and controls.

SAP GRC and Security Design Nuances for SAP Utilities

As any current or former employee at a utilities company can attest, there are nuances to systems and applications used to run the business. This applies whether it’s a power company, gas company, water company, waste treatment company or any other utility. Utilities companies that run SAP are no exception, as they very likely leverage SAP’s Industry Specific – Utilities (IS-U) product to support industry-specific processes.



Americas | Jun 7-10, 2021

Protiviti will be a Silver Sponsor at the upcoming SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2021 event. The conference returns this year with a new and innovative virtual experience.

Join us to interact with industry experts and your peers as they share transformational stories that will guide, inspire, and help reinvent how you run your business.

Whether you’re looking for perspective from someone who’s tackled a similar problem, or are looking for inspiration and innovation from a different view, SAPPHIRE NOW has you covered. This year’s program offers three free regional event experiences, in languages and in time zones that work for you. Your registration gets you access to any of the regional events with the Global Keynote kicking off on June 2nd.


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