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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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  • Enabling Local Government Pension Reporting

    Enabling Local Government Pension Reporting

    28/02/2018

    As an employer, you must regularly submit accurate and timely data to your pension scheme. Put simply it sounds a straightforward task for those responsible for Local Government pension returns often it is not the case.

    Pension reporting is a matter of serial significance that requires a coordinated and serious application. Inaccurate data and inconsistent approaches can have consequences for your organisation and employees.  Yet many organisations cannot say with certainty they are reporting pensions accurately in a timely manner.  

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  • Year in Review by Absoft's Managing Director Ian Mechie

    Year in Review by Absoft's Managing Director Ian Mechie

    16/02/2018

    2017 was an exciting year for AbsoftThis summary by Absoft's Managing Director touches on several major projects and improvements within the following: Self-service procurement apps with Fiori; S/4HANA Adoptions; Cloud Services; Landscape Rationalisation, Technical and Managed Services; Simplifying User Experience with Neptune Software 's UI5 Capabilities and more.  

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  • Software Against People? - What does SAP actually stand for?

    Software Against People? - What does SAP actually stand for?

    01/02/2018

    One of the most asked questions of anyone working with newbie SAP End Users must be:

    “What does SAP actually stand for?”

    The correct answer of “Systems, Applications and Products in data processing” is almost universally met with a frown of disappointment. However, certainly in the world of manufacturing and engineering, there is never a shortage of people coming up with their own suggestions;

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  • Government Gateway replacement with the Transaction Engine: How it will affect SAP Payroll

    Government Gateway replacement with the Transaction Engine: How it will affect SAP Payroll

    08/12/2017

    The Government Gateway is an online service used for a variety of interactions with the UK government. SAP payroll users will be familiar with the technical connection from their SAP landscape, through PI, to the Government Gateway for real-time information (RTI) and other payroll information submission.

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  • Looking Glass 2018

    Looking Glass 2018

    04/12/2017

    What are we planning to do in the coming months?

    We are currently working to extend the app suite we have available for the Self Service Procurement Solution. A couple of demands have emerged.

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