• Top Strategic CIO Priorities for 2017

    Dec 31, 2020, 16:09 PM by Orbus Software
    This poster outlines 10 high level call to actions for Chief Information Officers to implement to navigate the changing Business and IT landscapes of 2017.
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  • Supporting Business and IT Transformation - Ovum White Paper

    Dec 31, 2020, 16:06 PM by Orbus Software
    An organization’s ability to achieve strategic goals relies on its ability to manage business and IT transformation.
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  • Control the Costs of your next SAP Upgrade or Enhancement Project with the Scope and Effort Analyzer

    Dec 16, 2015, 00:00 AM by Ben Parris
    This paper runs through the primary challenges identified by SAP customers in performing SAP upgrades and introduces the Scope and Effort Analyzer (SEA) as a resolve.
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  • A ChaRMing Way to Manage SAP Changes

    Nov 12, 2015, 00:00 AM by Gavin Richardson
    The intent of this paper is to show that by making a move to a centralized, integrated Change Management tool with defined processes, accountability and auditability, we can go a long way to address the issues that were causing IT to be seen as an inhibitor to change
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  • Monitor ‘Real’ User Experience with SAP Solution Manager Tools

    Oct 14, 2015, 00:00 AM by Ben Parris and Ben West
    As technology has enabled businesses to operate in more locations, in a global setting, this has naturally led to a more distant, diverse and remote IT operating user base. The complexity of IT infrastructure that end users must traverse in order to execute core business functions in a SAP centric IT landscape has increased, and ensuring the user base receives good quality, well performing IT services is no longer simply measurable by assessing core system performance within the data centre. This white paper discusses a solution to this problem, available free of charge from SAP themselves via your Solution Manager system: End User Experience Monitoring (EEM).
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  • How to execute tests using SAP Solution Manager

    Jul 8, 2015, 00:00 AM by Theo van Kaathoven
    SAP Solution Manager is a tool to support IT processes, as part of Application Lifecycle Management. In several ways, both the implementation and maintenance of IT applications can be supported. Theo's new white paper demonstrates how test executions can be supported using SAP Solution Manager. This paper divides itself into the four core activities, with guidance for each: 1. How to start tests: Using the transaction SM-Workcenter and running your first test case 2. How to update the status of tests: Example of a Test Case stored as an MS Word Doc, updating and maintaining Test Case statuses with a list of typical status values 3. How to record Test Results: Recording results in the ‘Test Note’ tab and what you can do with these stored test results 4. How to create Test Defects: Registering, resolving and reporting on possible defects prior to going live Download your copy and get ready to start testing.
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  • How to set up tests using SAP Solution Manager

    Apr 30, 2015, 00:00 AM by Theo van Kaathoven
    This white paper offers an overview of the Test Management module in SAP Solution Manager and discusses the activities to be carried out in preparation for test execution: 1. Creating a Test Plan 2. Creating Test Packages 3. Allocating Testers 4. Releasing Test Plan
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  • Testing your processes in SAP Solution Manager | Orbus Software

    Mar 10, 2015, 00:00 AM by Theo van Kaathoven
    Usage of SAP Solution Manager as a Test Management tool can be improved by following a number of methods and standards. This paper shows 10 important Best Practices.
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