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Configuration and Use Management
SAP ERP modules are notoriously hard to configure and use effectively without a lot of practice and experience. But as SAP ERPFinancial Accounting and Controlling:Configuration and UseManagementshows, it doesn't have to be so difficult. The book takes a systematic approach that leads SAP Financial Accounting more » and Controlling (FICO) users step by step through configuring and using all the program’s facets. This approach makes configuration complexities manageable. The book’s author—SAP expert, trainer, and accountant Andrew Okungbowa—ensures that both you and your end users are up and running quickly and confidently with FICO. He also provides sound and tested procedures that ensure your implementation works without error. SAP ERPFinancial Accounting and Controlling:Configuration and UseManagementis in fact the most comprehensive and easy-to-follow SAP FICO configuration book in the market. It incorporates a hands-on approach, with hundreds of screen shots and practical examples, that allows a person without prior configuration training to make SAP FICO ready for use in the enterprise. You’ll find that you don’t need to be a rocket scientist to grasp the concepts explained and apply them to your work—even when the finances are complicated, such as with the ins and outs of taxes, currency conversions, or special general ledger entries such as down payments or bills of exchange. Providing an in-depth coverage of both configuration and end user procedures, the book covers most aspects of the SAP FICO certification syllabus—SAP’s view of the module’s key tasks and procedures—including: * Configuring and using the general ledger and accounts payable and receivable screens * Configuring and completing closing procedures, asset accounting, and financial reporting * Configuring global settings and enterprise variables * Accounting for both profit and cost centers * Creating a house bank * Integrating FICO with other SAP modules Taking a jargon-free tone and providing an abundance of examples, Andrew Okungbowa provides a clear understanding of configuration techniques and the breadth of functionalities encompassed by SAP FICO. And as an accountant, Okungbowa understands the needs of end users as well as of those answering to the CIO. **** What you’ll learn **** * How to configure SAP FICO like a pro * How to master core aspects of SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling * How to integrate SAP FICO with other SAP Modules * A thorough hands-on overview of IMG (Implementation Guide) and Easy Access (user point of entry into SAP) * Knowledge gained from real-world practical examples and case studies * How to explain the functionalities of SAP FICO to others **** Who this book is for **** FICO consultants, enterprise IT implementers and support personnel, accountants, trainers, and developers. While not aimed at beginners per se, beginners can use the book to do a complete configuration of SAP FICO. **** Table of Contents **** 1. Customizing Organizational Structure in SAP ERP 2. Defining the Chart of Accounts 3. Document Control 4. Defining Tolerance Groups for G/L Accounts and Employees 5. Creating a General Ledger (G/L) 6. Clearing Open Items 7. Maintaining Currency Types and Currency Pairs 8. Defining Adjustment Accounts for GR/IR Clearing 9. Defining the House Bank 10. Defining Tax on Sales and Purchases 11. Customizing a Cash Journal 12. Financial Statement Versions (FSV) 13. Integration of FI with Other SAP ERP Modules 14. Defining Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable 15. Defining the Dunning Procedure and Correspondence 16. Customizing Special G/L Transactions 17. Easy Access 18. Controlling 19. New General Ledger Appendix A: Some Useful G/L Accounts Appendix B: Some Useful Transaction Codes « less
Hands-On Test Projects with Business Scenarios
SAP ABAP (Advanced Business Application Programming) elucidates the numerous features of the core programming platform, which is used for development for the entire SAP software suite. SAP ABAP uses numerous hands on business oriented use cases and a valuable dedicated e-resource to demonstrate the underlying more » advanced concepts of the OO ABAP environment and the SAP UI. SAP ABAP covers the latest version (NetWeaver 7.3 and SAP application programming release 6.0) of the platform for demonstrating the customization and implementation phases of the SAP software implementation. Shorn of weighty theoretical treatment and preoccupation with language syntax, SAP ABAP is a comprehensive, practical one stop solution,which demonstrates and conveys the language's commands and features through hands on examples. The accompanying e-resource is a take off point to the book. « less
Over 80 recipes to help you build, customize, and distribute reports using SAP BusinessObjects
This book will educate you on the best practices in SAP BusinessObjects reporting and analysis, including how to create enhanced report formatting and synchronize data sources in simple and easy ways. The book starts by introducing a working Web Intelligence environment and its capabilities. Next, more » it moves on to creating queries, working with the formatting components, and explaining how to work with different types of data presentation such as tables and charts. The book then guides you through the main report functionality such as using filters, sorts, and calculations; merging data; and using formulas. The book also explains how to work with advanced features such as drills and hyperlinks. This book will take you from the most basic level of how to build a query and elementary concepts such as the nature of data to the most advanced and updated reporting and formatting techniques. « less
A Hands-on Guide to Configuring, Implementing, and Optimizing SAP TM
Transportation Management with SAP TM 9 is a guide for CIO/CXOs evaluating options for various transportation management solutions available in the market and helps inappropriate decision making before committing investment. A proven evaluation framework and guidance provided in the book can help decision more » makers with product selection and help to create a business case for management approval and design a future roadmap for the organization. The book provides a comprehensive understanding of what SAP transportation management is and is useful for teams involved in TM Implementation and roll outs to ensure preparedness. The book explains end-to-end freight life cycle processes, functional system landscape, implementation challenges and post go-live precautions required to optimize investments in SAP TM. « less
Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips with clear step-by-step instructions and real time examples. Get to grips with solving complicated problems using Regular Expressions in ABAP. Master the creation of common Design Patterns using ABAP Objects. Enhance SAP applications through the use of ABAP programming. more » Covers the newest topics of Adobe Interactive Forms. « less
Utilize the power of SQL queries to bring Business Intelligence to your small to medium-sized business
Practical SAP query examples from an SAP Business One expert. Detailed steps to create and troubleshoot SQL queries for Alerts, Approvals, Formatted Searches, and Crystal Reports. Understand the importance and benefit of keeping SQL queries simple and easy to understand. Benefit from special tips and more » tricks related directly to SQL queries within SAP Business One. « less
Learn valuable Dashboard Design best practices and tips through easy to follow recipes. Become skilled in using and configuring all Dashboard Design components. Learn how to apply Dynamic Visibility to enhance your dashboards. Get introduced to the most important add-ons available for Dashboard Design more » with the most up to date information for Dashboards 4.0. « less
SAP is the world leader in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software; of the software's modules, the FI (Finance) and CO (Controlling) are by far the most popular and are widely implemented. This book has no competition it is the only book on the market on how to configure and implement SAP's FI and more » CO modules to maximize functionality and features hands-on, step-by-step instructions and real-world examples that provide immediate and practical solutions. Updated for SAP's ECC 6.0, the book covers FI enterprise structure, general ledger, substitutions and validations, automatic account assignments, accounts payable and receivable, asset accounting, accrual engine, closing entries, credit management, lockbox, CO enterprise structure, profitability analysis (CO-PA), and more. « less
A Business and Technical Roadmap to Deploying SAP
SAP can help you capture better information and deliver it more quickly, allowing you to make better decisions and maximize the business value of everything you do. However, SAP implementations require massive effort, total buy-in, and significant change throughout the organization. In SAP Implementation more » Unleashed, 10 expert SAP project managers, functional consultants, and technologists guide you through the entire journey, helping you avoid pain and pitfalls and gain all the benefits of SAP. « less
Governance, risk, and compliance - these three big letters can add up to one giant headache. But GRC doesn't have to be a boil on your corporate behind. SAP GRC For Dummies untangles the web of regulations that confronts your company and introduces you to software solutions the not only keep you in compliance, more » but also make your whole enterprise stronger. This completely practical guide starts with a big-picture look and GRC and explains how it can help your organization grow. You'll find out why these regulations were enacted; what you can do to ensure compliance; and how compliance can help you prevent fraud, bolster your corporate image, and envision and execute the best possible corporate strategy. « less