COVID-19 and Beyond - How to manage risk in your supply chain and prepare for future disruptions
At the beginning of this year, organizations had no idea what was going to happen and how unready their supply chains were for facing the Covid-19 pandemic. In his recent video presentation, Mr. Tomas Fertig, CEO and president of Seidor USA, gives some tips on how companies can adapt to the current changes and also how to compose risk mitigation plans for future disruptions.
Plan your maintenance or field service activity
Work preparation is quite valuable. The work orders you create have to make life easier for the scheduler and your technicians to do their job in the field.
Maintenance can be largely a formulaic process when it's properly planned. However, the details on work orders are often not complete. Are they created from a blank page again and again, even though you have carried out similar jobs previously, requiring the same spare parts or the same steps?
What the future looks like for businesses after Covid-19
There is much more to the future Post Covid-19 than just pulling off the "dust sheets" and restarting business operations as they were before. Companies will be working out new ways to get their employees back in the offices and working safely. Supplies will need re-ordering and everyday processes re-booting. Sectors, like hospitality, may have to stay mothballed for a bit longer before it’s wise to re-open and demand picks up, but even if it's not happening at the moment– there is a feeling that now is a right time for preparations to be made.read more
Cybersecurity in times of Coronavirus
The hasty implementation of remote working exposes companies to cyber attacks
As a result of the coronavirus, many companies have taken preventive remote working for their employees as a protective measure. Which, in many cases, is a hasty and impromptu move that has forced employees to make use of their own computers and technology to access corporate resources. Thus, exposing data and resources of the companies to possible cyber attacks.read more
How United VARs Is Dealing with Corona
Corona virus creates unprecedented challenges for businesses worldwide, from keeping staff, customers and partners safe, to continuing to service clients, protecting the business and preparing to emerge from the crisis stronger and ready for the challenges to come.read more
3 Questions regarding global integration of your subsidiaries:
What German customers should know about global SAP rollouts, Cloud ERP, and 2-tier strategy
There has always been a huge debate on what happens to a company's business technology when it merges with or acquires new businesses. Some of them typically try to integrate all of their new subsidiaries, industries and regions into an all-inclusive ERP.read more
Corona virus: The fear of global companies with subsidiaries in China
The corona virus causes great uncertainty for globally operating companies in China. But that does not mean that you should stop all business operations. However, travel prohibition and restricted business operations means that companies with SAP deployment in China need to access local resources.read more
Key factors for your successful SAP rollout to Asia
Learn which challenges, requirements and differences are crucial to be considered
Implementation of SAP roll-out in Asia is not an easy task. There are various things to be considered, including tax and local regulations as well as cultural differences that are crucial for the whole process and results! This article will provide you with guildlines to keep in mind for the successful implementation of your project.read more
Why to invest in i-ERP now?
An IDC Info Brief by UVARs member Detaysoft
Many companies with decades of records in systems built prior to the digital era use legacy business processes and models, thus old ERP solutions. Those ERP solutions reduce the competitiveness of companies and make it difficult to satisfy increasing needs. This study focuses on intelligent ERP (i-ERP): What does it imply? What are the benefits of going to the cloud solution? Why to invest in it?read more
3 Keys to Success for Rollouts Using a Global Template
David Leon, COO at Seidor, USA shares his top tips
A global template enables customers with multi-site SAP installations to efficiently manage their business processes as part of global rollout. It is a container that bundles standardised business processes and contains links to process-specific developments, configuration and test data. "I have three top tips to ensure a successful rollout when using a global template," says David Leon, COO at Seidor, USA.read more
What You Can Gain from SAP’s Cloud ERP Two-Tier Strategy
4 Astonishing Advantages of Running a Two-Tier System
Typically, growing companies attempt to integrate all of their new subsidiaries, business areas, and regions into one all-encompassing ERP system. Thomas Kramer, Head of SAP Cloud ERP at All for One Steeb, points out that “smaller subsidiaries, () often don’t need the complexity and functional depth from headquarters systems and might be overwhelmed by the so-called Tier-1 systems in terms of complexity and costs.” However, more often than not a tier-1 ERP system is the bottom-line, essential for reporting to headquarters, thus making it appear to be the only viable solution for smaller subsidiaries as well.read more
The Similarities Between the G20 and United VARs
The Group of Twenty (G20) is an international forum that brings together the world's 20 leading industrialised and emerging economies. On the 28th to 29th of June, the 14th annual G20 summit that is being held in Osaka, Japan. Are you politically interested? Then you will find these similarities interesting between the G20 and United VARs, the leading alliance of SAP solution partners.read more
United VARs Members Rally to Bring Fresh Water to Students in Cambodia
Clean water is something most of us don’t think twice about. Turn on the tap or open a bottle and there it is. But that’s not the case for more than 800 million people worldwide. In addition, more than 2 billion don’t have access to the improved sanitation that clean water can provide.
by Scott Campbell, Ashley Tully
5 Facts about Brazil's Nota Fiscal:
What you need to know about Brazil's Nota Fiscal for your SAP rollout
Brazil is one of the many countries that have heavily invested in their national tax system. Nota Fiscal Eletrônica, or e, which is used to register each transaction. In order to implement SAP rollouts, this complex system needs to be clarified.read more
Exhibition at SapphireNow 2019
Global SAP Implementation with United VARs members in the Americas: Seidor, Illumiti and Answerthink
Orlando, Florida May 9, 2019. SAP and ASUG executives opened SAP Sapphire Now 2019 with keynote speaker Bill McDermott, SAP CEO, discussing the theme of ‘Winning in the Experience Economy’ and Geoff Scott, CEO of ASUG, addressing the audience with ‘The Power of You: Pathway to Achieving Your Personal and Professional Best’. Representing United VARs at SAPPHIRE NOW were 3 prestigious membersread more
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