SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP on S/4HANA’s Go Live Numbers?

Executive Summary For years SAP has made exaggerated proposals about S/4HANA go live numbers. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About on SAP S/4HANA’s Go Live Numbers SAP has been exaggerating both the sales of S/4HANA and the go-lives for S/4HANA since S/4HANA was introduced. These exaggerations are released…

SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP on the PP/DS Optimizer?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that the PP/DS optimizer is useful for performing production planning and scheduling. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About its the PP/DS Optimizer The PP/DS Optimizer is part of the SAP APO suite. It is designed to provide a detailed schedule,…

SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP the SNP Optimizer?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that the SNP optimizer is useful for performing supply planning. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About its the SNP Optimizer The SNP Optimizer is part of the SAP APO suite, and it is a cost optimizer that produces a supply…

SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP on Containing Best Practices?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that its software contained best practices. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About its Software Containing Best Practices Best practices are a consultant-ese statement. Most consulting companies state that they offer their customers the best practices. However, SAP used the term…

SAP's Accuracy

How Accurate Was SAP About Rapid Deployment Solutions Speeding Implementations?

Executive Summary For years SAP has said that that Rapid Deployment Solutions speed implementations. In this article, we review the accuracy of this claim.  What SAP Said About Rapid Deployment Solutions Speeding Implementations SAP has been continuously attempting to mitigate the accurate perception that their applications take a long time to implement. SAP ASAP methodology…