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(By Mike Raftery) Like most Armies, the majority of IT organizations are set up to fight the last war. The last battlefield was large scale IT organizational sea change. Project acronyms like Y2K, ECC, and APO all come to mind as the project of
In my last blog, (click to read part 1 of this 2 part series), I outlined a few real life errors of a previous client to demonstrate how multiple, seemingly logical singular decisions in the forecast consumption arena could compound on one another to
(By Mike Raftery) ‘Tis the season of the family road trip. The theme parks, beaches and cruise ships fill up with families on that week long tradition of the family vacation. Sure, it’s a lot more stress now that you’re an adult. There’s packing,
(By Mike Raftery) When supply chain professionals think of the links in their supply chain, they generally stop at the last stop for their product that’s within their control. But the game is changing; tomorrow’s (and today’s) supply chain extends well beyond the realm
At Implementation A previous client of mine worked themselves into a scenario that I think really demonstrates how important the forecast consumption settings in an SAP environment can really be. This all started because no one on the team really understood the potential implications
(By Mike Raftery) Unless you’ve been living under a rock or in a high walled cube for the last 3 or so years, you know that there is a big change coming from SAP called HANA. It’s been so prevalent that it feels like