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Process Design Slam 2009 #SAPTechEd09 #BPXslam09

Process Design Slam 2009 #SAPTechEd09 #BPXslam09

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We’re just getting started with the Process Design Slam: one of the face-to-face sessions that make up the collaborative design process that started a couple of months ago on the Design Slam wiki. Marilyn Pratt has identified the six groups that will each work on their part of the design, collaborating between groups (a.k.a. poaching […]

Larry Ellison Unveils Fusion 1.0

Larry Ellison Unveils Fusion 1.0

Here are the basics:
Version 1.0 includes the following modules:
Finance
Human Capital Management
Sales and marketing
SCM
Project portfolio management
Procurement
GRC
Notably, there is no manufacturing module. So the focus will be on the service industries.
Also notable: Each of these individual components will be deployable in a SOA architecture as standalone modules attached to an existing non-Fusion application suite, such as eBusiness […]

SAP research overview: Gravity #SAPTechEd09

SAP research overview: Gravity #SAPTechEd09

Image by Craig & Nicole via Flickr We had a blogger roundtable today with Soeren Balko, VP in the SAP NetWeaver BPM architecture and design group, and Marek Kowalkiewicz from the Brisbane section of SAP Research with an overview of the research and special projects going on at SAP. Innovations tend to emerge from the […]

Benioff At Oracle Open World: This Could Be A Trend

Benioff At Oracle Open World: This Could Be A Trend

Apparently Marc Benioff scored both a PR coup and some nice/nice points by appearing at Oracle Open World on Tuesday and failing to completely trash talk his competitor. The event seemed to go so well (Benioff was described by one observer as “magnanimous“, not exactly an adjective usually associated with “shoot from the lip” Marc) […]