This book provides you with a comprehensive overview of the functions and customizing options of SAP Project System, showing readers how best to manage the entire project lifecycle--from start to finish.
Centralize and Control Enterprise Project Management Plan, execute, and track projects across the entire lifecycle using SAP Project System (PS) and the in-depth information contained in this comprehensive volume.
Author: Kieron Dowling
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Centralize and Control Enterprise Project Management Plan, execute, and track projects across the entire lifecycle using SAP Project System (PS) and the in-depth information contained in this comprehensive volume. SAP Project System Handbook explains how to configure PS for optimal performance, design structures and networks, create project blueprints, generate cost estimates and materials demands, and use the latest SAP tools. You will find full details on scheduling work, automating and tracking billing and POs, triggering events, and integrating with most other SAP modules. An invaluable reference to PS transaction codes is also included. Configure and customize SAP Project System Build PS objects, networks, and Work Breakdown Structures Use customer and service projects to track sales and billing Understand Assembly Processing concepts Create integrated cost, settlement, and resource plans Develop financial, workforce, and materials management blueprints Perform resource-related billing using Dynamic Item Processor Profiles Simulate and automatically generate sales documents, POs, and quotations Manage corporate investments with IM structures and AUCs Construct timesaving Project, Network, and Milestone Templates Extend functionality with the Project Builder, Planning Board, and ProMan
This guide provides readers with a comprehensive road map for planning, development and testing that allows them to finish jobs on time and within budgetary constraints by laying out the whole process and its requirements before ...
Author: Joy Ghosh
Publisher: Computing McGraw-Hill
Category: Business & Economics
This guide provides readers with a comprehensive road map for planning, development and testing that allows them to finish jobs on time and within budgetary constraints by laying out the whole process and its requirements before implementation begins. Worksheets and templates in the book and on CD are invaluable tools for consultants evaluating implementation projects and allocating appropriate resources.
Suitable as a reference before starting your next SAP implementation project, this title comes with a preview of what to expect, what questions to ask, and when to take which steps.
Author: Gerald Sullivan
Suitable as a reference before starting your next SAP implementation project, this title comes with a preview of what to expect, what questions to ask, and when to take which steps. It also includes: Project requirements; SAP implementation method; Logistical tasks; System integration and contracting; Project planning; and, Work stream model.
This work presents the range of applications and steering possibilities of the SAP R/3 module PS. Additional information is given about the methods of project management.
Author: Eric Draeger
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
This work presents the range of applications and steering possibilities of the SAP R/3 module PS. Additional information is given about the methods of project management. Special coverage is given to an overview of the SAP R/3 implementation process with customising the module.
This one-stop guide details how to integrate and use project portfolio management with SAP to support your business processes.
Author: Stefan Glatzmaier
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Category: Project management
This one-stop guide details how to integrate and use project portfolio management with SAP to support your business processes. Focused on cProjects and RPM — as well as the integration with SAP Project System — this guide describes the implementation and usage of the SAP tools for project portfolio management in a process-oriented way. It uses sample customer examples and projects to illustrate specific solution options, is based on the latest SAP releases, and includes an entire chapter on project procedures. Readers get a detailed overview of the typical requirements for a PPM solution, and learn how SAP supports the integration of sub-processes such as portfolio planning, project execution, time recording, and reporting. Expert insights into SAP RPM and its detailed configuration options: master data management, financial and capacity planning, questionnaires, scoring models, and metrics management serve to make this book indispensible. In addition, the configuration options and functions of cProjects are explained clearly with special attention paid to customizing the project structure, document and resource management, project alerts, evaluations, and more. Plus, find out how SAP RPM and cProjects integrate with SAP PS, SAP NetWeaver Portal, SAP NetWeaver BI, MS Project, and SAP ERP. Real-world customer examples illustrate how customer enhancements extend the scope of the solution scenario, including custom fields, cross-system versioning, and more.
How to Avoid the Most Common Pitfalls of an SAP Solution Jayaraman Kalaimani
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Author: Jayaraman Kalaimani
Master the SAP product ecosystem, the client environment, and the feasibility of implementing critical business process with the required technical and functional configuration. SAP Project Management Pitfalls is the first book to provide you with real examples of the pitfalls that you can avoid, providing you with a road-map to a successful implementation. Jay Kay, a SAP Program Manager for Capgemini, first takes a deep dive into common pitfalls in implementing SAP ERP projects in a complex IT landscape. You will learn about the potential causes of failures, study a selection of relevant project implementation case studies in the area, and see a range of possible countermeasures. Jay Kay also provides background on each - the significance of each implementation area, its relevance to a service company that implements SAP projects, and the current state of research. Key highlights of the book: Tools and techniques for project planning and templates for allocating resources Industry standards and innovations in SAP implementation projects in the form of standard solutions aimed at successful implementation Managing SAP system ECC upgrades, EHP updates and project patches Learn effective ways to implement robust SAP release management practices (change management, BAU) Wearing a practitioner’s insight, Jay Kay explores the relevance of each failed implementation scenario and how to support your company or clients to succeed in a SAP implementation. There are many considerations when implementing SAP, but as you will learn, knowledge, insight, and effective tools to mitigate risks can take you to a successful implementation project.
This book is the first of its kind focusing on Application of Operations Research Techniques (Mathematics) in Project Management.
Author: Retty Velayoudam
Publisher: Arizona Business Alliance
Category: Business & Economics
This book is the first of its kind focusing on Application of Operations Research Techniques (Mathematics) in Project Management. It will be of immense help for Project Management Professionals in any industry verticals including Info technology program managers, engineering and construction managers and various operations' managers. This book includes real industry examples and methods on how to use Operations Research (OR) techniques to help project management decision making. It will be a guide in the implementation of OR in project management. It includes 'Algorithms for various OR techniques'. It also includes Code in C++ for important OR models. The book deals with project management numerical illustrations on the use of various copyrighted software applications like Microsoft Math, SAP, SPSS, Matlab (Mathworks Inc.), Microsoft Project, Primavera, OpenPlan, C++. Most importantly, it provides an insight into building of interfaces between Enterprise Applications/business data warehouse to analytical applications like Matlab. Another important topic in this book is Metrics for Project Management and Progress Analysis (Earned Value Analysis) Methods. This is invaluable to monitor projects also serving as inputs for your project management balanced score cards and strategic program management and cost control. Besides various Statistical Methods and Operations Research Techniques, the book has a compilation of various Project Management Topics viz. Software Engineering Institute's Estimation Methods, various Claims Formulae with examples, Project Managerial Economics and Project Accounting & Controlling Methods. About the Author Retty Velayoudam holds a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and a Master's Degree in Management. He was a PMI(c) (USA) Certified (2000-2003) Project Management Professional. He is a SAP (Germany) Certified Project System Solution Consultant. He is a Sr. SAP PS Consultant working in USA with 13 years of SAP PS (Project System) Consulting Experience. He has rich experience in Project Management Concepts, practices and in a wide range of Software Tools used for managing large multi-million complex projects in the Oil and Gas, Hi-Tech, IT industry, Engineering, Services, Manufacturing, US Public Sector, etc. He has experience in Enterprise level Project Management Information Systems.
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Author: Harold Kerzner
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
The revised edition of the single-best source of project management case studies Project Management Case Studies, Second Edition presents the most comprehensive collection of project management case studies available today. Compiled by Harold Kerzner, the leading authority on project management, it offers more than ninety case studies that illustrate both successful implementation of project management by actual companies and pitfalls to avoid in a variety of real-world situations. Now with twenty-five new case studies, this new edition: Represents a wide range of industries, including medical and pharmaceutical, aerospace, manufacturing, automotive, finance and banking, and telecommunications Covers cutting-edge areas of construction and international project management Presents best practices and pitfalls of project management implementation in the real world Follows and supports preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Whether used with the latest edition of Harold Kerzner's landmark reference, Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling, or on its own, Project Management Case Studies, Second Edition is a valuable resource for students, as well as practicing engineers and managers. Other powerful tools by Harold Kerzner: Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling, Ninth Edition (0-471-74187-6) Project Management Workbook and PMP®/CAPM® Exam Study Guide, Ninth Edition (0-471-76076-5) (CAPM, PMP, and Project Management Professional are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.)
The project planning phase is often the most challenging phase for a project manager, as it need to make an educated ... SAP Project System (SAP PS) is a project management software tool that integrates with other components of the SAP ...
Publisher: Infinity Educations
This Part-2 book of “Social Aspects of Engineering” for RPSC-AE Mains contain remaining topics of Syllabus those were not covered in Part-1. In continuation of previous part, this Part-2 also consist topic-wise brief theory with practice questions of weightage 2 marks, 5 marks, and 20 marks. The book provides detailed understanding of social terms in easy and authentic language. All necessary data are collected from Governmental and Ministerial resources. Due to uniqueness, Part-1 Book has selected as most selling Book in its category of E-Books and the same is expecting from this Part-2 Book, also.
Author: Jörg Thomas DickersbachPublish On: 2009-06-18
The possibilities to model processes across modules and systems are quite
numerous and the technical aspects of the system and the data integration do
play an important part. The challenges for the project management in SAP
Author: Jörg Thomas Dickersbach
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Category: Business & Economics
The Advanced Planner and Optimiser (APO) is the software from SAP dedicated to supply chain management. This book addresses the question of how to implement APO in a company. It is written from a long years' experience in implementation projects and provides project managers and team members with the necessary know-how for a successful implementation project. The focus is on introducing modeling approaches and explaining the structure and interdependencies of systems, modules and entities of APO. Another concern is the integration with the R/3 system(s), both technically and from a process point of view. Since APO projects differ significantly from other SAP projects, some key issues and common mistakes concerning project management are covered.
A Client/server Technology Rüdiger Buck-Emden, Jürgen Galimow, SAP AG.
Asset history management Plant Maintenance Information System . • Project Management Project management is a typical cross - section function that must
Author: Rüdiger Buck-Emden
Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company
The first authoritative guide to the R/3 system, this book addresses the issues involved in implementing the R/3 system. It provides an overview of the architecture of R/3, the uses of R/3, application development with R/3, and concludes with a practical discussion on implementing the system.
Sometimes an SAP system has been badly implemented and a decision is made
to treat it as a legacy system and re-implement SAP. In this kind of project, the old SAP system is the legacy system. Consequently a re-implementation does not ...
Author: Lawrence Compagna
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
Category: Business & Economics
Project management is an art and a talent. It requires leadership skills, business acumen, and in the case of SAP: an understanding of the unique aspects of managing an enterprise resource planning initiative. This book is based on twenty years of experience in the SAP consulting industry, first as an employee of the software firm, and then as a Senior Manager of one of the world’s largest system integrators. In it you will find information concerning the best practices specific to SAP that will help guide you and your team towards success.
Take advantage of SAP Activate's agile methodology, and get the guidance you need for a smooth and successful go-live! In this book, you'll learn about: a. Foundations Get up to speed with SAP Activate.
Author: Sven Denecken
Publisher: SAP Press
SAP S/4HANA is here, and the stakes are high. Get your project right with this guide to SAP Activate! Understand the road ahead: What are the phases of SAP Activate? Which activities happen when? Start by setting up a working system, then walk through guided configuration, and learn how to deploy SAP S/4HANA in your landscape: on-premise, cloud, or hybrid. Take advantage of SAP Activate's agile methodology, and get the guidance you need for a smooth and successful go-live! In this book, you'll learn about: a. Foundations Get up to speed with SAP Activate. Learn about key concepts like fit-to-standard and fit/gap analysis, understand the methodology, and walk through the key phases of project management. b. Tools and Technologies Open up your SAP Activate toolkit. See how to access SAP Activate content with SAP Best Practices Explorer, SAP Solution Manager, and more. Then, use SAP Best Practices and SAP Model Company to set up a working system for your workshops. c. Deployment Deploy SAP S/4HANA, step by step. Follow detailed instructions to plan, prepare for, and execute your on-premise or cloud deployment activities according to SAP Activate. Walk through key scenarios for a hybrid implementation of SAP S/4HANA in your landscape. Highlights Include: 1) Deployment 2) Guided configuration 3) Agile project delivery 4) SAP Best Practices 5) SAP Model Company 6) Organizational change management 7) SAP S/4HANA 8) SAP S/4HANA Cloud 9) Hybrid landscapes 10) C_ACTIVATE05 certification
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This book is based on over twenty years of experience in the SAP consulting industry, first as an employee of the software firm, and then as a Senior Manager of one of the world's largest system integrators.
Author: Lawrence Compagna
Project management is an art and a talent. It requires leadership skills, business acumen, and in the case of SAP: an understanding of the unique aspects of managing an enterprise resource planning initiative. This book is based on over twenty years of experience in the SAP consulting industry, first as an employee of the software firm, and then as a Senior Manager of one of the world's largest system integrators. In it you will find information concerning the best practices specific to SAP that will help guide you and your team towards success.
Do you struggle with managing the all-encompassing product lifecycle, and need a comprehensive guide to the SAP Product Lifecycle Management solution?
Author: Hanneke Raap
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Category: Product life cycle
* Your one-stop overview of SAP Product Lifecycle Management * Master the functionalities and processes of SAP PLM * Take your products from concept to delivery and beyond * Up to date for SAP PLM 7.02 and SAP ERP 6.0, EHPs 5 and 6 This comprehensive guide to SAP Product Lifecycle Management walks you through the business processes, functions, and features of the software solutions that manage the countless product-specific business objects. From product innovation and design to product data management, from change request to execution, and from product compliance to analytics, leverage the best practices that will successfully keep your organization ahead of its competition. Product Development Full coverage of the product strategy and planning phase will help you develop product concepts, investigate opportunities, and track the product ideas to grow your product portfolio. Product Data Management Use the SAP ERP and SAP PLM data model to provide all relevant parties with the metrics they require as the product data evolves.Maintenance and Customer Service Explore the business processes that govern product maintenance and customer service, product quality management, product change management, product compliance, and operational risk management. Project Management Pipeline Learn to use monitoring tools for project budgets, costs, progress, and deliverables with SAP Project System and SAP Project and Portfolio Management solutions. Step-by-Step Coverage Examine the diagrams, workflows, and screenshots that complement in-depth text coverage of important processes.
This book is also not about Project Management's best practice and standards details. It introduces everything you want to know to be successful in Project Management, regardless of which framework you apply.
Author: Gerard Blokdijk
Category: Business & Economics
There has never been a Project Management manual like this. 100 Success Secrets is not about the ins and outs of Project Management. Instead, it answers the top 100 questions that we are asked, that we come across in forums, in our consultancy and education programs It tells exactly how to deal with those questions, with tips never before offered in print. This book is also not about Project Management's best practice and standards details. It introduces everything you want to know to be successful in Project Management, regardless of which framework you apply. Subjects covered: Project Management is a Disciplined Activity Trainee Project Management Positions For Future Leadership Software Project Management - The Different Approaches to Project Management Software Project Manager's Project Management For Senior Management SAP Project Management Tips The Benefits Of Having Job In A Project Management Nonprofit Publishing Media Why Project Scope Management is Necessary How To Make Project Quality Management Plan Work For You. Using Project Quality Management to Exceed Expectations What Is Project Program Management Account Management in a Project Operations Management of a Project The Manager for Project Management The Project Manager and Director for Management The Important Project Manager Skills In Management Defining The Project Management Work Breakdown Structure The Tools for Project Management A Description of Certain Project Management Techniques The Software for Project Management Project Management Resume Tips And Reminders Project Management To Program Management To Operations PM Project Management Professional Courses for Task's Overall Success How to Get a Project Management Professional Certification How To Be A Project Management Professional Project Plan And Project Management Plan Differentiating Project Management Objectives from Project Management Goals Project Management Metrics Founded on EVM System The Things You Need To Know of Project Management Methods What are the Project Management Methodologies The Components of a Project Management Life Cycle Jobs in Project management The Institute for Project Management The Project Management Information Systems Certificate Great Opportunities In Project Management What to Look for In a Project Management eBook Duties Of The Project Management Director Project Management Degree: Why Project Managers Need To Take This Course Project Management Consulting Can Solve Your Project Management Problems Certification for Project Management Studying Project Management Case Studies Helps In Your Success Operating within the PM Project Risk Management - Strategies to Handle Risk Elements Project Management - The Aim of ERP What is a Project Portfolio Management The Difference Between Project and Program Management The Role of Project Managers/Directors in Project Management Training on Project Management An Aid to Project Management Execution