Dec 9, 2010

What are “SAP people” searching for?

As we build our the next generation site – it’s coming along nicely, thanks – we’ve been revisiting some old research we did around SAP-centric keywords and what terms people are searching on in the SAP ecosystem. SAP training and SAP jobs are two of the most common searches with hundreds of thousands of searches a month, which is not surprising, but from our perspective we don’t want to rank highly for those. The next level down are the modules (SAP MM, SAP HR, SAP FICO, SAP SD, etc. etc.), and these are trickier. They are clearly generic searches,… Read more

Nov 18, 2010

Winshuttle’s NEW Business Value Assessment Version 2.0!!!

So let’s continue with our discussion about measuring SAP usability and focus on what we can learn from your SAP users, the transactions they are executing, and information about the volume and complexity of these transactions.  Let’s call it … Business Value Assessment 2.0 or “BVA 2.0”. Let’s start with a couple of questions: Sure it helps to understand how my company is using SAP, the number of transactions, the volumes of screens and the fields processed.  But what I really need to know is “What is my finance team’s SAP performance?  Who are my SAP Finance transaction power users… Read more

Sep 1, 2010

FCS of Winshuttle 10

Here in Product Development we’re getting ready for the exciting first customer shipments of the Winshuttle 10 suite of applications which will include some interesting new loop solutions that are going to be of particular interest to FICO, MM and Master Data Management. In fact users across almost all SAP modules will find something interesting and useful in this new release. New capabilities will include the ability to leverage the BAPI and Remote enabled Function Modules of SAP with Winshuttle TRANSACTION and even publish a TRANSACTION script as a Web service in the form of a wsdl.