SAP Project Management Articles

Executive Summary IT consulting companies collude with vendors to provide vendor controlled information to their clients. This behavior has a precedent in the book and movies Lord of the Rings. Introduction The Fellowship of the Ring visits the Rohan IT department. To their surprise, they ...
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Executive Summary There is a common problem in the SAP space with consultants who work for companies that they know are dishonest. This article describes one such employee case study. Introduction It is curious that so many consultants that work for major SAP consulting firms ...
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Executive Summary Consulting firms or system integrators present themselves as high value add deep thinking firms. Experience working with these consulting firms calls into question whether this is true. Introduction System integrators spend a great deal of money on marketing to make it appear they ...
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Executive Summary Many SAP consultants simply believe something is true because it is stated by SAP. We review how reliable this approach is to determine what is true. Introduction We sometimes have surreal interactions on Linked In where various pro-vendor individuals make unsupported claims. Can ...
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Executive Summary SAP consultants often state they are unbiased. We review the statements by one SAP consultant who states that no one who works for SAP can be biased. Introduction We sometimes have surreal interactions on Linked In where various pro-vendor individuals make unsupported claims ...
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Executive Summary SAP resources often critique Brightwork. We review the statements by one SAP consultant regarding Brightwork's specificity of critiques against SAP and check its validity. Introduction We sometimes have surreal interactions on Linked In where various pro-vendor individuals make unsupported claims. Are Brightwork's Statements ...
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Executive Summary Consultants with no research background often assume that they can accuse an entity of bias if they don't provide a sufficient amount of positive coverage. We analyze the validity of this claim. Introduction We sometimes have surreal interactions on Linked In where various ...
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Executive Summary In the complaint brought by National Grid against Wipro, there were important details included regarding the negative impact of the SAP implementation on their business.   Introduction When Wipro was sued by National Grid for failure around a $1 billion set of SAP ...
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Executive Summary National Grid provided a scathing description of Wipro's consulting resources and consulting management. We review this description for accuracy.  Introduction When Wipro was sued by National Grid for failure around a $1 billion set of SAP implementations, National Grid made some accusations around ...
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Executive Summary Wipro has an interesting defense when called out for lying to National Grid about their SAP experience. It is categorized under the heading of "catch us if you can." Wipro receives our highly coveted Golden Pinocchio Award for their responses to National Grid ...
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Executive Summary It is quite common for IT consulting firms to collaborate with vendors to provide fraudulent information to customers. Learn why this can often qualify as criminal intent. Introduction IT consulting is often presented as companies providing services and advice to customers. In many ...
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Executive Summary The term "methodology" when "method" is appropriate. We cover what these terms mean and their proper use. Introduction The term methodology is used quite frequently on SAP and other consulting projects. In this article, we will dive into the word methodology to see ...
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Executive Summary Design thinking has been proposed, but there is no evidence that it does so. Why design thinking appears to be another in a long list of ideas to reduce the predicted implementation duration. Introduction to Design Thinking SAP introduced a new approach to ...
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Executive Summary Whitefish is a company that received a corrupt contract to repair the Puerto Rico electrical infrastructure. This case study tells us important things about how to cancel contracts. Introduction Something rather amazing happened last week in the US. As a synopsis: The Trump ...
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Executive Summary There are a number of IT implementation methodologies, but they are normally not evaluated for their effectiveness. We cover SAP consulting company methodologies as well as SAP's Rapid Deployment Methodology. Introduction to IT Methodologies IT methodologies are often presented as major differentiators for ...
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