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Can you report on data from SAP and SuccessFactors at the same time?

Jun 14, 2019 2:01:04 PM

SAP’s approximately 13,500 HCM customers are all encouraged to begin their journey from SAP HCM On-Premise to SAP SuccessFactors and the cloud. I’ve talked quite a bit in our Let’s Talk HCM blog series about the options that customers have while they make their journey, including these blogs here, here and here

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My SAPPHIRE/ASUG 2019 Conference Summary

May 15, 2019 1:05:51 PM

I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at this year’s annual SAPPHIRE ASUG 2019 event, held in Orlando, Florida last week. I also enjoyed spending time with other SAP Mentors and interviewing SAP’s President, Cloud Business Group & Executive Board Member at SAP SE Jennifer Morgan.

Here is my summary of the latest exciting updates from the SAP world!

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Password Protection and Encryption for your SAP HCM reports

Apr 30, 2019 11:40:47 AM

Your SAP Human Capital Management (HCM) and Payroll data is highly confidential. Users often wish to send this data to other users via a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet for additional evaluation and visualization. It's critical that your reporting solution has the ability to either password protect or encrypt your sensitive HCM data.

Query Manager allows you to password protect and encrypt your Microsoft Excel files. This functionality adheres to the MS-OFFCRYPTO standard, which is regarded as a strong encryption and hasn't been broken yet.

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SAP Document Design using Grid Controls

Apr 10, 2019 12:18:03 PM


I recently spoke to someone in the HR department of a large company who wanted to know more about how Document Builder could help them with some of their specific needs in designing impressive HR documents. One of the benefits offered by Document Builder is the Grid Control option which enables you to easily display information in a structured way. This blog explains more about how the Grid Control works.

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Automating Additional Tasks with Bots

Apr 3, 2019 8:49:53 AM

Do you still do anything manually? What if you didn’t have to?

In today’s blog, we talk about how Query Manager can be leveraged in tandem with a fully-connected Robotic Process Automation framework called VIP.