SAP Business ByDesign

Migration of Location and Logistics Area using Migration Template

This blog helps you to understand step by step process in order to migrate Location and Logistics Areas in Business by Design system. When you have to create multiple Locations and Logistics area manually in Business By Design system , it is time consuming and tedious to do so. The best way to create Location and Logistics area is thru importing data thru Migration of Location and Logistics Area by …

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How to only record production times?

Hi, I recently got the question how to report production times in-between for long-running production orders. In this use case you might have a production order with a long running operation / activity, let’s say for some days. However you want to report the time spent on the activity after each day or shift. This can be achieved by maintaining the activity confirmation method as ‘Explicit’ in the Production Bill …

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Change Product Tax Classifications using Web Service APIs

Changing product tax classifications may become a mass change topic if tax laws of a country change. For example forced the recent change of Indian tax laws (GST) many companies to adopt their product tax classifications. Using SAP Business ByDesign you can easily run mass updates of product tax classifications using web service APIs. In the following I explain the same for materials, but the same works similarly for service products …

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Barcelona: Another GLX

As we are getting near the end of the year, it was great to be somewhere warm again, hello Barcelona! So, against he backdrop of a Catalonian separation demonstration we are set to deliver another GoLive Experience to newly recruited Business ByDesign partners and their consultants. Surprisingly though this group of GLX’ers were predominately Nordic, since this GLX was the culmination of their time at the SAP Sales Academy. There were …

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Shortcuts behavior with SAP Business ByDesign Release 1711

Scope In this blog I will explain the differences of the shortcuts handling between the 1708 and the 1711 release of SAP Business ByDesign and especially the new html5 user interface. In Release 1708 the html5 UI client adds tiles to the Launchpad by pressing a star icon on the target of the navigation bar item.   However, customers wanted to have shortcuts as part of the UI shell, because …

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New Fiori Home Overview Page for SAP Business ByDesign with Release 1711

Scope This blog is to give a small introduction of the new Fiori „Home Overview” screen which is introduced with the 1711 release of SAP Business ByDesign.  This new home overview screen is only valid for the new html5 client and not the Silverlight client.   First startup At the first time the new home overview page will start, it will migrate the reports which have already been added to …

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Launchpad Personalization with SAP Business ByDesign Release 1711

Scope The blog is about the new personalization features of the Fiori Launchpad for SAP Business ByDesign which was added as an additional feature of the new html5 UI client with the release 1708. It talks only about the new html5 UI client of ByDesign and not about the former Silverlight client.   With the 1711 release of ByDesign the hmtl5 UI client will enhance the personalization capabilities of the …

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SAP Business ByDesign – How to improve Performance of data migration in Migration Workbench

During implementation process of a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) there are plenty of steps involved, the most important initial step is Data migration. The transfer of data from one storage type, format, or previous computer system to the new ERP solution is the most time consuming of all implementation activities. Having a well-defined data migration approach ensures you’ll keep to the implementation timeline, avoid costly budget overruns, and go-live with …

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IFRS 15 / ASC 606 Case: Compound Performance Obligation

Sell a printing machine with mandatory paper feeder unit SAP is introducing enhancements to SAP Business ByDesign to allow customers to comply with Accounting Standard IFRS 15/ASC 606 Revenue Recognitions Requirements. The series of case documents introduces the key requirements of IFRS 15 /ASC 606 along with steps to be taken by the client to implement the new functionality. This case document focuses on: Compound performance obligation identification Standalone selling …

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Integrate SAP Customer Checkout Point-of-Sales with SAP ByDesign

SAP Customer Checkout (SCC) is a comprehensive point of sale system for small and medium enterprises, which provides out of the box integration with SAP Business ByDesign (ByD), ByD acts as cloud ERP backend for a point of sales (PoS) system. For this purpose ByD provides the prepackaged integration scenario “Point-of-Sale Transactions Integration” and “E-commerce Web Shop Transactions Integration“ to connect the PoS system with ByD using web services. for details refer to …

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