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  • SAP Extended Support for Windows 2008 Ends Soon

    SAP Extended Support for Windows 2008 Ends Soon

    25/09/2018

    Extended support for Windows 2008 ends on 14th January 2020, meaning regular security updates will no longer be provided. We strongly recommend that no customer runs any SAP software on unsupported operating systems due to the security and availability risks posed by a lack of updates. 

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  • GDPR Applies to Non-Production SAP Environments too!

    GDPR Applies to Non-Production SAP Environments too!

    24/09/2018

    Your system is not up to date? It holds old information and is not fully GDPR compliant yet?

    You and your data governance team are unsure what data there is in the system, if it has expired and/or needs to be gotten rid of?

    You are not alone.

    So what is the best way to organise your efforts to achieve full compliance? And what data do you need to protect, retain, delete and manage?

     

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  • Management Considerations for Single Sign-On in SAP

    Management Considerations for Single Sign-On in SAP

    05/09/2018

    Every SAP single sign-on (SSO) project I’ve worked on has had a common theme: management-level meetings on the finer details of how SSO affects procedures and operations take far more effort than expected, whilst the technical configuration is quite predictable and contained.

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  • Single Sign-On with Azure AD and SAP

    Single Sign-On with Azure AD and SAP

    26/06/2018

    Many of our customers are using Microsoft Azure for different purposes now, and there’s a common requirement for Single Sign-On (SSO) from Azure AD to their on-premises SAP systems. People would like to use the Microsoft account they use for Office 365 and other Azure technologies to log into SAP...

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  • Is your SAP HR/Payroll system ready for GDPR? - A 'How to' Guide to GDPR Compliance

    Is your SAP HR/Payroll system ready for GDPR? - A 'How to' Guide to GDPR Compliance

    02/05/2018

    In this ‘How to’ guide by Principal SAP Consultant Glen Cameron he has identified the 5 key requirements that you should look at when reviewing GDPR compliance in your SAP HR/Payroll system followed by how to prepare your SAP HR/Payroll system for GDPR before the deadline 25th May.

     

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  • Getting infrastructure ready for web and mobile access to SAP

    Getting infrastructure ready for web and mobile access to SAP

    12/03/2018

    Web access to SAP landscapes is a new, or dramatically expanded, requirement in many organisations with the rise of the new SAP Fiori user interface. In my experience of projects to roll out SAP Fiori and Neptune SAPUI5 applications, I’ve found that preparing the existing SAP landscape for web access is often forgotten until problems have arisen.

    My focus in this post is on the external infrastructure required to facilitate secure, authenticated, usable web access to an existing SAP landscape that currently only has SAP GUI users.  

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