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News November 2019


1 Norwegian and 2 Danish winners at the SAP Quality Awards 2019

Since 2005, the annual SAP Quality Awards have recognized and celebrated those customers who have achieved significant business value through successful implementations of SAP solutions.

New in SuccessFactors Q4 2019 Release

A short introduction to the SuccessFactors Q4 2019 Release, written by Stephen Burr Zalaris. 

The people in Norway are very interested in using new digital solutions

When Norway launched a new digital driver's license, within 24 hours 700,000 Norwegians had downloaded the app according to Minister of Digitalization Nikolai Astrup.

Should you invest in SAP IAM now or wait?

“Optimizing for People, Planet and Profit” with SAP Intelligent Asset Management Suite.

S/4 HANA Position Paper which is a “MUST” read

S/4 HANA – “The paths to get there” position paper which SBN has the pleasure of sharing. The document  is created by USF, the French SAP User Group


SBN in Japanese User Group Magazine

Information about SBN was published in the Japanese SAP User Group Journal. Read the story published in a paper based magazine which our Japanese friends got in their mail this week from their JSUG User Group.

The power of One SAP

This article is about SAPs strategy for the coming 3 years. This article is my interpretation and summary of the information I gathered at the SUGEN meeting 12-13-14 November 2019.

SUGEN meeting in Walldorf

SAP User Group Executive Network, the user groups' international collaboration forum, meets twice a year. The meeting was held in Walldorf, November 12-14. In addition to the CEO Eva-Maria Fahrer, SBN President Kolbjørn Havnes and Vice President Bente Boger attended the meeting.

Donation to Childhood

At this year's SBN Conference we sold books, childrens books and lip balms for the benefit of Childhood. 

Recording from SAP Capital Markets Day 2019

On November 12, the members of the SAP Executive Board gave updates on strategy, explained first results and measures of the operational excellence program. SAP's new CO-CEOs Jennifer Morgan and Christian Klein also gave a presentation on their perspective of SAP and the future.

A sneak peek from the SUGEN meeting

A first brief report from the SUGEN meeting this week 

Integrate the Intelligent Enterprise

Integrating every facet of your business has never been so simple. Join SAP's webinar on November 21 to hear the Nilfisk case and the experience of Jesper Kampfeldt, Principal Expert, Innovation & Technology at itelligence.

Improve your employees’ performance with Continuous Performance Management

Welcome to a Breakfast seminar with itelligence in Oslo on November 28.

Free Guide: AP Automation

This guide will help you kick-start your AP automation project by defining the 6 steps to build a solid business case and gain the internal approvals needed to get started.

Webinar: Fjellsport implements EWM on S/4HANA

On November 15, you can listen to Pearl talk about their implementation of Enterprise Warehouse Management (EWM) at Fjellsport.

Do you have a message for SAP?

Next week Bente, Kolbjørn and I travel to Walldorf to participate in a meeting which SAP hosts.  We represent Norway and our task is to learn and influence.

More pictures from the SBN Conference

All pictures from the SBN Conference 2019 are now published. Check them out here!

Integration challenges?

Discuss integration in this web-meeting

Tip! Webinar on PEPPOL

Webinar on how to Ensure Accurate Document Exchange on PEPPOL using Compleo by Symtrax

Short summary from Pearl Norge – “Innovasjonsdagen 2019”

Pearl Norge held their “Innovasjonsdagen” at the Clarion Hotel, The Hub, in the centre of Oslo. Read a short summary here...

Meet Dani - talk about ​​​​​​​Intelligent Enterprise for Retail

Tips! Webinar! Meet Dani Khalaf, VP Industry Business Unit Retail and Ulf Bettinger, Solution Manager, SAP SE - talk about SAPs Intelligent Enterprise for Retail