Skip navigation

Influence

9 Posts authored by: SAP America Influence

Being involved in an ASUG Influence council is the best way to influence SAP! ASUG brings together the collective voice of customers to drive change!   Your feedback and ideas are crucial to the evolution of SAP Solutions.

 

Are you looking for additional ways to influence SAP?  Read more to find out about the additional opportunities to work with SAP to influence innovations throughout the solution life cycle:

 

Do want to shape the latest technologies?  Check out SAP Customer Engagement Initiative (CEI)

The SAP Customer Engagement Initiative gives customers and partners early insights into new SAP product developments. Afterwards, product managers will ask for the participants’ honest assessment, input, and ideas.

 

Do you want to test the latest innovations before they are released?  Get involved in SAP Beta Testing

SAP Beta Testing is designed for customers who are interested in testing and experiencing our upcoming, soon-to-be-released products. Working closely with the SAP team, participants review the software, conduct beta tests and provide feedback for future releases.

 

Are you ready implement the new releases?  Leverage SAP Early Adopter Care (EAC) to take advantage of the additional safeguards for early adopters!

Customers who are adopt new SAP software with the SAP Early Adopter Care program work with a dedicated team of experts to ensure a successful implementation.

 

Do you have ideas about to improve solutions in your current landscape?  Check out SAP Customer Connection (CC)

SAP Customer Connection enables customers to incrementally improve the on-premise products and solutions in maintenance they are using today. Typically initiated by SAP User Groups and special interest groups, the program's focus topics are of limited duration and often focus on a version, component, or audience of a product. Improvements are mostly delivered in SAP Notes or the SAP Support Portal for easier consumption. Delivered improvements in the SAP Improvement Finder.

 

Did you make the move to cloud?  Do you have ideas on how those solutions should evolve to meet your business needs?  Get involved with SAP Continuous Influence (CIS)

SAP Continuous Influence provides customers with the opportunity to suggest improvements on SAP products directly to the development teams. Formerly offered through SAP Idea Place, this program is specifically aimed towards customers using newer SAP products and cloud solutions that require an open channel for the continuous collection of improvement requests and resolutions.

 

A summary of the current Influence Opportunities and results is  published monthly here.  Be sure to check it out!

 

To find out more about the various see SAP influence programs or contact sapamericainfluence@sap.com.

The SAP Customer Connection project for  SAP Extended Warehouse Management (2019) is hosting a Speaker’s Corner webinar on November 28th. In the webinar, Improvement Request Owners will introduce their requests and explain in detail their ideas for improvements.

 

Date:        November 28th, 2018
Time:       9 am US Central / 10 am US Eastern / 3 pm UK / 4 pm CET (Berlin, Paris)
Duration: 1 hour

 

All participants will have the opportunity to ask questions, get information on requested improvements, and gain clarity on the improvements they would like to support by their votes on the Customer Influence project workspace on: https://influence.sap.com/ewm2019. The call is not indented to review any detailed solutions or specifications.

All participants will have the opportunity to ask questions, get information on requested improvements, and gain clarity on the improvements they would like to support by their votes.

 

Register here: it's your opportunity to influence EWM!

 

Click here to learn more about SAP Customer Connection

We would like to invite you to the 3rd Delivery Call for the following SAP Customer Connection ERP HCM projects

In this webinar SAP will present the improvements which we developed,  based on your requests, and which are available for productive use.

 

Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 @ 5 pm German time; 10 am Central time (US & Canada)

 

Duration: 1 hour

 

Please find attached the full set of dial-in and logon information for the webinar.

 

 

SAP Customer Engagement Initiative provides you with early insights into new SAP product developments. This is a key opportunity for you to provide feedback, input and ideas at early stages of development and shape the future!  The registration cycle is running between now thru until November 9, 2018

 

What's in scope?

 

How do I register on the Customer Influence website?

A short overview about how to find and register for a CEI project can be found on influence.sap.com.

 

Follow-up after registration

When you register for a project, you will be invited to an introductory call SAP; at this point further participation is optional. Typically a Feedback Agreement with SAP will be part of the procedure.

 

To find out more about the Customer Engagement Initiative

The SAP Customer Engagement Initiative gives customers and partners early insights into new SAP product developments. Afterwards, product managers will ask for the participants’ honest assessment, input, and ideas.

  • Participate in remote or on-site sessions to discuss ideas and see if they fit customer requirements*
  • Collaborate with SAP product management to shape new product features
  • Build a network with other SAP customers and partners using the same product

See: Influence and Adopt for more details

 

You can see all influence opportunities in the monthly Influence Opportunity package (also found on the main ASUG Influence site)

 

We are always here to help at sapamericainfluence@sap.sapamericainfluence@sap.comcom.

 

Thank you in advance for helping shape the future!

The latest SAP Influence Opportunity Package isnow in an excel format to make it easy for you to filter for your areas on interest.

If you are interested in a specific topic, please use the filter either by Service Area, Topic or by Area of Interest.

Don't miss the opportunity to influence through SAP Customer Engagement Initiative cycle 2.  Registration closes on June 15, 2018.  See details in the initial posting.

SAP Customer Engagement Initiative provides you with early insights into new SAP product developments. This is a key opportunity for you to provide feedback, input and ideas at early stages of development and shape the future!  The registration cycle is running between now thru until June 15, 2018

 

What's in scope?

 

How do I register on the Customer Influence website?

A short overview about how to find and register for a CEI project can be found on influence.sap.com.

 

Follow-up after registration

When you register for a project, you will be invited to an introductory call SAP; at this point further participation is optional. Typically a Feedback Agreement with SAP will be part of the procedure.

 

 

To find out more about the Customer Engagement Initiative

The SAP Customer Engagement Initiative gives customers and partners early insights into new SAP product developments. Afterwards, product managers will ask for the participants’ honest assessment, input, and ideas.

  • Participate in remote or on-site sessions to discuss ideas and see if they fit customer requirements*
  • Collaborate with SAP product management to shape new product features
  • Build a network with other SAP customers and partners using the same product

See: Influence and Adopt for more details

 

You can see all influence opportunities in the attached monthly Influence Opportunity package (also found on the main ASUG Influence site)

 

We are always here to help at sapamericainfluence@sap.com or stop to discuss opportunities in person at the ASUG annual conference in Orlando in the ASUG Hub.

 

Thank you in advance for helping shape the future!

Get involved early in the development process by taking part in the cycle of SAP Customer Engagement Initiative.  SAP Customer Engagement Initiative provides you with early insights into new SAP product developments. This is an your opportunity to provide feedback, input and ideas at early stages of development.

  • Participate in remote or on-site sessions to discuss ideas and see if they fit your requirements*
  • Collaborate with SAP product management to shape new product features
  • Build a network with other SAP customers and partners using the same product

 

Enclosed is preview of potential topics for the next cycle will be published on May 21,2018 and will run until June 15, 2018.  The list will be published on the SAP Influence site.

 

We are always here to help at sapamericainfluence@sap.com

*please see disclaimer in attached file

Do you know that SAP Customer Connection brings your organization non-disruptive enhancements in Notes and Support Packages?  You can take advantage of these now! Leverage the new and improved SAP Improvement Finder to find the latest enhancements.  

https://sapimprovementfinder.com/

  • The User guide can be found here
  • You can search new and previous improvement via different product areas and release dates.
  • You can also review different influence projects  narrowing your choices by selecting industry and technology of your interest.

The corresponding improvement notes contain detailed descriptions and download links, so you can choose the most relevant to your system.

improvmentFinder.png

An overview of the latest improvement is attached.  A current overview  is always available in the SAP Improvement Finder

 

We are always here to help at sapamericainfluence@sap.com