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3 Tips to Getting the Most Out of Limited Tools (The Secret: Get Creative)

(By Mike Raftery)Who would have thought that the most creativity comes out of a “vanilla” solution?  When options are limited, it’s amazing how creative you can really become.  I’m on a project now with limited resources for customization.  Basically, it’s me and whatever functionality the...

Why IBP Is Hard to Sell (and Buy)

(By Mike Raftery)I can see it now, and I totally get it.  In order to build an application as large and complex as SAP’s Integrated Business Planning solution, you need to divide and conquer.  There are too many moving parts and the timelines are too...