Method360

SAP BPC Services

Introducing Performance Tune-up for SAP BPC

We’ve uncovered a way to increase SAP BPC user performance by up to 50%. Without major changes to the system or the need for a lengthy costly project. Sound too good to be true? Well it’s not, and we’d like the opportunity to prove it.

SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation

The SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation (BPC) software offers customers planning, budgeting, forecasting, and financial consolidation capabilities in a single application.

SAP continues to make significant improvements to its BPC product, moving it towards the real-time insights and actions of S/4 HANA, while maintaining backward compatibility and migration flexibility by offering a number of different customer adoption roadmaps. However, the significant product enhancements coupled with the complexity of available options and integration with other products are leaving some customers a bit overwhelmed and uncertain as to how best approach new implementations or upgrades.

No worries, Method360 has dedicated teams of world leading experts that have been keeping ahead of all these changes. Whether you are ready for a complete BPC system upgrade, or just want to get increased performance out of your existing system, we encourage you to take advantage of our expert’s elevated level of product knowledge, proven methodologies and their extensive experience in assisting large complex global organizations in getting the most out of their SAP BPC solution.

We’ve made it easy to determine your company’s best next move with SAP BPC

Understanding the SAP BPC Solution Roadmap

This 1 day free workshop allows you to discover the best available SAP BPC upgrade path to support your organizations short and long-term objectives. As SAP continues to enhance the BPC solution, customers need to be aware of the different migration paths available and make the best discussions today that support the future needs of the company and align with the SAP product roadmap.

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Upgrading an existing SAP BPC Solution?

Current BPC customers can benefit greatly from new developments in the BPC product line. Here’s an overview of the newer available planning solutions from SAP:
BW 7.4 Integrated Planning (IP-PAK)

A pure BI product that resides within SAP BW as a standalone application. Uses BusinessOjects Analysis or BEx as a user interface. Uses key figure based BW cubes to store data. Requires SAP HANA as the database along with BW 7.4

SAP BPC 10.0

Is a pure EPM application and integrates with the SAP EPM tool. Uses account based BPC data models to store data. Can interface multiple databases, including SAP HANA.

SAP BPC 10.1 Standard

Just like BPC 10.0, a pure EPM application, with addition of HTML5 enhancements to better support mobile. Uses Account based BPC cubes to store data. Can interface multiple database, including SAP HANA.

SAP BPC 10.1 Embedded

Is SAP’s first attempt to integrate BPC functionality (from OutlookSoft) with BW Integrated Planning technology. Uses key figure based for data stores. Requires SAP HANA as database.

Realizing the options and roadmap for SAP Planning and Consolidation solutions can get a bit confusing, Method360 offers customers access to a free onsite workshop Understanding the SAP BPC Solution Roadmap which we have found makes for a a great starting point for either developing a new, or validating an existing upgrade strategy for your SAP BPC solution.

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Don’t have the budget for a total upgrade?

You can still achieve added performance out of your existing SAP BPC system with Method360’s Performance Tune-up.

Method360 has uncovered a way to increase SAP BPC user performance by up to 50%. Without major changes to the system or the need for a lengthy costly project. Sound to good be true? Well it’s not, and we’d like the opportunity to prove it.
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M360 Productivity Ribbon

for SAP BPC

The standard-delivered EPM Planning Ribbon contains many superfluous buttons that end-users don’t require and which clutter and confuse the planning process.

The Method360 EPM planning ribbon is customizable, and also comes pre-delivered with a simplified yet enhanced interactive experience with the following functions:

  • Save (customizable to save worksheet or workbook)
  • Refresh (customizable to refresh worksheet or workbook)
  • Calculate (re-summarizes and performs other calculations without saving data)
  • Help! (takes a screenshot and attaches it to the client’s internal support team)
  • Training (link to client’s training document repository)
  • Enhancement Request (sends an email to Method360 for a discussion on enhancing the existing models

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