SAP Project Management Articles

Follow Puerto Rico's Lead on Whitefish, Canceling Your SAP Consulting Contract
What This Article Covers Whitefish Contract Details Exorbitant Contract Prices Whitefish Margins Lessons for IT Contracts Puerto Rico Explains Corruption Limits to the US Introduction Something rather amazing happened last week in the US. As a synopsis: The Trump Administration, and in particular Ryan Zinke ...
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How to Best Understand the Faux SAP RDS
What This Article Covers What are the SAP RDS? A Generalized Description of RDSs ASAP for RDS Introduction In this article, we will cover the SAP RDS or the Rapid Deployment Solution. What Are the SAP RDSs? There currently roughly 120 RDSs, but this number is ...
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The Real Story on IT Implementation Methodologies
What This Article Covers IT Implementation Methodologies The Waterfall Approach Versus Agile Approach for IT Methodologies Methodology Per Consulting Company The SAP Rapid Deployment Solution Introduction The implementation methodology is how a consulting company performs the implementation. This can be considered the steps as well ...
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Have Your Been Change Requested By Deloitte?
What This Article Covers Fixed Fee Projects The Sales Strategy Used by Deloitte How Deloitte Demands to Run the PMO Why Deloitte Runs PMO Introduction There is a well-known aspect of Deloitte fixed bid projects. First, let us cover the topic of fixed fee projects ...
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What to do About SAP's Declining Support
What This Article Covers The SAP Support Conundrum Getting Run in Circles by SAP Support Domain Specialization How Does SAP's Support Compare to Best of Breed Vendors? Ahhh the Joys of International Support How Much is SAP Charging for Support? Support Failings Covered Up by ...
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sap-complexity-4
What This Article Covers SAP ECC and SAP APO as Examples Incentives to Choose the Sexy Over the Practical Functionality Example From the Field Introduction It is a common thing for SAP implementations to be overrun with complexity. But there is such a thing as ...
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propaganda
What This Article Covers An Evaluation of Information/Marketing Information from SAP through SAP Press On the Topic of Netweaver SAP SAP MaxAttention SAP Expertise on Demand SAP on TCO On SAP Hosting On Solution Manager Introduction Several weeks back I wrote an article about SAP’s ...
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license-charges
What This Article Covers SAP's Motivations and Enforcement Paying SAP When A Customer Buys Something Other Than Fiori US Anti-Trust Law SAP as a Toll Booth? Customer's Anger The Implications for the Competitive Landscape Beyond SAP Introduction This article will focus on an issue which ...
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deal
What This Article Covers Sales Forecast Bias Advisement or Implementation? Bias in Writing Dealing with Conflicts of Interest Just Eat the Fish? Bias and Infrastructure Introduction I am going to talk about something that most companies that choosing and implement SAP have a hard time ...
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Ombudsman
What This Article Covers What Can the Gartner Ombudsman be Used For in Defending Gartner? What is an Ombudsman? The Proposed Roll Versus the Actual Roll ZL Technologies Whoa? What Was that a Legal Defense? Are Gartner's Views Unsubstantiated Opinions? How Standard is the Gartner ...
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The Importance of Project Documentation
What This Article Covers Background on knowledge transfer on SAP contracts. Important Writing Criteria for Project Documentation Specialization and human development Introduction One of the most important parts to knowledge transfer is project documentation. However, there are important but often undiscussed features of the criteria ...
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Customer and Vendor
What This Article Covers The City of San Diego Implementation The Financial Bias Among Commentators Who Messed up Training Exactly? Who Did What? Huron Consulting Did Not Want Any Trouble The Mystery Implementation Partner Software Selection Issues Introduction After reading some articles on project failure, ...
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Z
What This Article Covers What Is Currently Happening in IT Recruiting? Why are Indian Recruiters Changing the Landscape? What Does the Future Hold? Introduction This article is based upon things I have seen first hand in the market for SAP contracting. I have been an ...
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Which Way on HANA
What This Article Covers How HANA is Normally Discussed by those that Promote HANA. The Primary Issues to Consider with Respect to HANA. Separating the Generalized Statements from the Specific Improvements. Introduction As anyone who works in SAP knows, HANA has been the largest SAP ...
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Worst Recruiters
What This Article Covers Introduction to the Worst SAP Recruiters List Why This List of the Worst SAP Recruiters Was Created The Criteria for Making the Worst SAP Recruiters List The SAP Recruiters List Introduction to the Worst SAP Recruiters List It is no secret ...
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