INVITATION-ONLY l SAP Customer Connect Center RoundTable Discussion
A customer reference roundtable will provide you with a forum to interact with a current customer who has already completed the decision-making process and followed through with a successful implementation. Seating is limited to 10 to 12 attendees to ensure interaction and to maintain the intimacy of the event. The sessions are designed to facilitate customer-to-prospective customer communications and an open dialogue surrounding the decision process, key value, and the successful implementation of one of our SAP solution extensions. We have a host of sessions across these innovative solutions available for you to attend. Full descriptions of these roundtables can be found below.
Colgate-Palmolive | Mobile App Protection by Mocana
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:00 - 12:15
In today's security conscious world, many businesses need a solution that can provide advanced security for mobile apps without disrupting the user experience. This is where SAP Mobile App Protection, part of the SAP Mobile Secure portfolio, can help.
The Colgate-Palmolive Company is an leading American multinational consumer products company focused on the production, distribution and provision of household, health care and personal products, such as soaps, detergents, and oral hygiene products.
Colgate was looking for ways to improve the end user mobile experience and gain a faster time to value from their investment.
Please join this interactive session to understand first hand from Colgate why security is so important. You'll gain insight into the company's selection process and have the opportunity to ask questions. We're excited to share our mobile app security strategy with you, to help you speed your mobile deployments while ensuring the strictest security requirements are met.
Marel is the leading global provider of advanced equipment, systems and services to the fish, meat and poultry industries. Our brands – Marel, Stork Poultry Processing and Townsend Further Processing – are among the most respected in the industry and together, we offer the convenience of a single source to meet our customers’ every need. Marel is a multinational company, with over 4,000 employees worldwide, and business units located in the Netherlands, Denmark, the United States, Iceland, Slovakia and Singapore. Marel uses SAP Document Presentment by OpenText for practically all their output from SAP and PLM. To name just a few: quotations, sales orders, purchase orders, packing lists, goods receipt slips, material labels, shipment labels, quality documents, assembly instructions, CE certificates, bills of material, spare part books. SAP Document Presentment is very strong in enriching the data put on the documents you send out, e.g. we add drawings to our outgoing purchase orders, thus combining SAP data with PLM data. Next to the obvious production of (electronic) documents we also use SAP Document Presentment for basic interfacing, e.g. when creating a packing list we send an xml file to our shipping partner at the same time. Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals for a deeper understanding of the steps within the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes achieved.
Learn how Belgian Railways (SNCB-NMBS), a railway company that provides transportation for over 200 million travelers a year, and ships 60 million tons of freight per year, is leveraging SAP Extended ECM by OpenText to manage all forms of content in multiple business processes. This session will provide valuable insights into the key business drivers for this transformation at the Belgian Railways which is now bridging the gap between business documents and business processes for multiple groups within Belgian Railways including Maintenance, Purchasing, Production, HR, AP, Facilities Management, Call Centers, etc. Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals for a deeper understanding of the steps within the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes achieved.
Heineken l SAP Quality Center by HP, SAP LoadRunner by HP, SAP TAO
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:30 - 13:45
Heineken is a global brand with over 140 breweries in 71 countries and is the third largest beer company in the world. This is due to a core value that the quality of Heineken’s products must always be of the highest standard. Unfortunately, this deep rooted belief while always applied to the brewery floor was sometimes missed in the IT area. Learn how with the help of SAP and HP tooling this was changed to bring the same passion for quality into IT. Come follow the journey Heineken is making and the lessons learned so far on their Testing Center of Excellence and learn about their practical approaches taken to apply quality to IT. This session will also facilitate an interactive discussion and help you to better understand the challenges faced, selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
Kaeser Kompressoren l SAP Application Visualization by iRise
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:30 - 16:45
Kaeser Kompressoren is one of the largest and most successful suppliers of air systems, with over 4000 employees worldwide. Learn how Kaeser Kompressoren was able to leverage SAP Application Visualization by iRise to improve during development of their data warehouse SAP HANA implementation. This solution helped them better visualize the process before implementation and provided overall prototype direction for their supply chain. Attend this session to learn about the visualization process and benefits they experienced . The session is limited to 5-6 companies (10-12 attendees) to allow for an interactive discussion and help you to better understand the challenges faced, selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
Kaeser Kompressoren | SAP IT Infrastructure Management
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:30 - 16:45
KAESER Kompressoren offers products, services and complete systems for the generation, treatment and delivery of energy in the form of compressed air. The system solutions aim at optimal economy and efficiency. KAESER relies on a big IT landscape that supports all relevant business processes. To ensure their availability the IT experts of KAESER were searching for an IT management solution that enables them to manage and monitor their whole IT centrally – from application layer down to single infrastructure components.
For this reason KAESER decided to implement the SAP solution SAP IT Infrastructure Management. The new solution, that was developed together with SAP’s technology partner REALTECH, expands the functionalities of SAP Solution Manager and enables IT managers to monitor their whole IT with just one tool. With SAP IT Infrastructure Management they are able to easily discover reasons for system downtimes, to recover them in a very short time and to ensure business application availability and high level user satisfaction.
On a long-term basis KAESER expects a significant reduction of IT operating costs through the use of a central tool, improved efficiency in the management of IT systems through faster error recovery and more time for innovation.
Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals to understand first hand from KAESER about the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
Buckinghamshire County Council | SAP Interactive Forms and Arch FLM
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:30 - 10:45
Buckinghamshire County Council administers strategic local government services in the County of Buckinghamshire, in the South East Centre of England, serving a population of approximately 500,000. The Council provides many local government services including social services, education, libraries and public roads as well as the Shared Service functions at the HQ (IT, HR, Finance) to support all resident-facing services. The introduction of SAP eforms enabled the elimination of paper flows between 200 schools (approx 12,000 staff) across the County and Service functions at the centre (approx. 4,000 staff).Data is validated on input ensuring all forms are fully completed and errors eliminated, benefitting users and the Centre. This allowed Payroll cut-off dates to be later so many more payments are made on time. The system is supported by the Buckinghamshire SAP Support Team (A Certified SAP Centre of Expertise). Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals to understand first hand from Buckinghamshire County Council about the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
Mondi l SAP Quality Center by HP, SAP LoadRunner by HP, SAP TAO
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:00 - 12:15
Learn how Mondi AG, a leading international packaging and business paper producer with operations in 31 countries, leveraged SAP Quality Center by HP, to identify and better manage application performance in production by detecting bottlenecks before deployment. Hear how they defined a common test methodology and standardized testing processes to improve quality within their applications deployed. Please join this interactive session, which is limited to 5-6 companies, to understand its selection process, implementation, lessons learned and key successes.
Heineken l SAP Access Violation Management by Greenlight
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:00 - 15:15
Heineken is a global brand with over 140 breweries in 71 countries and is the third largest beer company in the world. This is due to a core value that the quality of Heineken’s products must always be of the highest standard. As you would expect, controlling access to office and brewery business applications is critical for the organization. Join this session to hear about the journey Heineken is making and the lessons learned as they integrate over 166 business systems to SAP Access Control to manage user access. Heineken will share how they leveraged SAP Access Violation Management by Greenlight to ensure enterprise wide access compliance to their global policies. This session will also facilitate an interactive discussion and help you to better understand the challenges faced, selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
Please join this Roundtable and learn how Coop is using Point of Sale and Label&Poster Print by GK Software AG, and decided, in 2008, to implement Point of Sale by GK Software AG as well as other software solutions by SAP. The conversation will discuss the rollout of the new POS solution over all distribution channels and a Self Checkout Solution specially designed for Coop. Coop, a Swiss cooperative, is the second largest retailer in Switzerland.
The conversation will discuss the rollout of the new POS solution over all distribution channels. Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals to understand first hand from Coop about the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.
SAP Convergent Mediation by DigitalRoute enables the services companies to standardize their approach to data mediation. With flexible workflow functionality, it allows for collecting data from a wide range of sources producing data, such as network equipments or any kind of devices and softwares. It filters, transforms and consolidates feeds in order to ensure smooth and efficient data management operations. Designed for both online real-time and offline batch processing, SAP Convergent Mediation by DigitalRoute provides single, unified platform for all your mediation activity.
An affiliate of Orange, Mobistar is present in Belgium and Luxembourg, providing fix and wireless coverage, and various value-added-services for the B2C and B2B market. It currently has 5.1 million mobile subscribers.
The project was a replacement of the existing mediation system to provide a real cross domain mediation. The target architecture was one of simplification and rationalization through industry standards and best practices. MediationZone was selected as one of those software products that met the flexibility and “business support” without a lot of IT focus requirements.
The project has been divided in various phases, covering both Orange Luxemburg and Orange Belgium, for billing (Online and Batch) mediation as well as for OSS mediation, M2M enablement, Diameter Routing Functions, etc..
Please join this interactive session limited to 10-12 individuals to understand first hand from Mobistar about the selection process, implementation, lessons learned, and key successes.