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SAP Business Planning and Consolidation

Case study: Insights into Applied Materials' project approach for implementing SAP Business Planning and Consolidation: From planning to consolidations

Sunil Enaganti, Applied Materials
Vish Arunachalam, Applied Materials
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Mouton 1

Walk through Applied Materials' SAP Business Planning and Consolidation implementation project, and hear firsthand why the company chose to implement the financial planning aspect of BPC ahead of the financial consolidation piece. This session provides:

  • Answers to why taking on this approach was so critical to the long-term success of the SAP Business Planning and Consolidation project at Applied Materials
  • An outline of the key planning design elements that had the potential to impact future consolidation functionality in SAP Business Planning and Consolidation
  • Insights into the key integration points between planning and consolidations in BPC