The Cloud-based ERP Checklist: Is Your Business Ready For The Future?

Published: September 2023

Is your small to medium sized business ready to embrace the future of technology? With the rapid advancements in cloud computing, it's time to consider if your current enterprise resource planning (ERP) system can keep up. Introducing the Cloud-Based ERP Checklist – your essential guide to ensuring that your business is ready to leverage the power of the cloud.

SAP BTP Mobile Services: Build Engaging Mobile Apps

Published: September 2023

In today's digital era, mobile apps have become vital to business strategies, enabling organizations to engage with customers, enhance employee productivity, and drive operational efficiency. SAP BTP (Business Technology Platform) Mobile Services offers a comprehensive suite of tools and services that empower businesses to build engaging mobile apps that deliver exceptional user experiences.

Overcoming The Hurdles: How Sap Btp Revolutionizes The Manufacturing Industry

Published: September 2023

The manufacturing industry in the United States of America is an essential pillar of the country's economy. It encompasses a wide range of sectors, including automotive, electronics, aerospace, and consumer goods. With a rich history of innovation and a skilled workforce, the manufacturing industry plays a vital role in driving economic growth and creating jobs.

SAP BTP: Integration and Development Capabilities

Published: August 2023

As organizations continue to digitize and move to the cloud, there is a growing need for effective integration and development capabilities. SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP) offers organizations a comprehensive range of services and tools for building cloud-based application development and integration. By leveraging BTP platform capabilities, organizations can easily integrate various systems, optimize processes and data sources, automate workflows, and drive growth.

The Three Faces of SAP Migration: Greenfield, Brownfield, and Bluefield Explained

Published: August 2023

As companies continue to evolve and grow, their existing software systems may no longer meet their needs. For those using SAP as their enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, there are three primary approaches to consider when it comes to migrating to a new system or upgrading an existing one: greenfield, brownfield, and bluefield migration.

Demystifying Upgrade Scenarios in SAP BTP Integration Services

Published: July 2023

SAP Business Technology Platform (BTP) Integration Services provides a robust platform for seamless integration of various applications and systems. The platform leverages connectors and iFlows as building blocks for any integration scenario.

How To Save Costs And Time By Automating SAP S/4HANA Migration

Published: August 2021

The acceleration of digital transformation is driving companies to speed up the integration of new technologies and improve their business processes. SAP S/4HANA helps companies achieve these objectives and move forward with digital transformation by providing intelligent Enterprise Asset Management.

Smart Railways: Predictive Maintenance of Door Subsystem

Published: July 2021

Large assets in Railways require frequent health monitoring. These assets can be either train borne or along the tracks. Sensors and IoT technologies that are implemented together with integrated security, asset management, and predictive maintenance are improving timely decision-making for issues like safety, scheduling, and system capacity.

SAP FSM - Scheduling Direct Manual & Assisted Manual Planning

Published: June 2021

In many industries such as the medical devices industry, Food processing, Manufacturing, etc., any machine downtime means lost production volume which results in loss of thousands of dollars of revenue. According to Analyst firm Aberdeen Research, 82 percent of companies have experienced unplanned downtime over the past three years and that unplanned downtime can cost a company as much as $260,000 an hour!

Changing Business Models: The Shift To B2B2C and D2C Sales

Published: May 2021

Times are changing, and business models are no longer limited to only B2B or B2C. We are seeing a slow change to alternative models such as B2B2C (business-to-business-to-consumer), D2C (direct-to-consumer) or B2E (business-to-employee) in order to better meet more specific end-consumer needs.

Benefit & Enablers of Deploying IoT Solution

Published: February 2021

The rise of the data-driven economy with IoT enables improved productivity, cost optimization, and new business models. We have highlighted the benefits and enablers of deploying an IoT solution.

Channel Data Management

Published: January 2020

Channel data is critical for providing business insights for the indirect channel. It helps to determine revenue growth, rebate payments, and inventory management. Also, channel data provides insights into the effectiveness of promotion and marketing programs.

Field Service Management in Digital World

Published: August 2021

Digital technologies have changed field service management. It will change more and require organizations to anticipate this in their digital transformation roadmap. Digital technologies have enabled us to understand customers across every service and digital touchpoint to maximize loyalty and customer value.

Operational Excellence in Enterprise Asset Management

Published: November 2020

Organizations can achieve operational excellence can by effective execution of their business strategy. Companies can increase competitive advantage by operational excellence in the business processes, productivity, and value to the customer.

Reinvent your Business – Enterprise Asset Management

Published: August 2021

Gone are the days when enterprise asset management (EAM) was just a maintenance department responsibility. EAM is now becoming an integral part of organizations focused on the operations-centric business approach.

Smart Fleet Management with IoT

Published: October 2020

Fleet management systems monitor different kinds of motor vehicles such as cars, vans, trucks, aircraft, ships, and rail cars. Managing a fleet of vehicles is a challenging task. Fleet Management System or Enterprise Asset management system allows companies to remove or minimize the risks associated with vehicle investment and improve efficiency, productivity, and compliance with government legislation.

Smart Pumps – New Business Models with IoT

Published: October 2020

Centrifugal slurry pumps are used in many applications such as in the mining, chemical and in the industrial plants. Making pumps smart by implementing IoT has enabled the companies to change the business model and go from reactive to predictive operating strategies.

Smart Transportation Predictive Monitoring for Railways

Published: November 2020

Sensors and IoT technologies that are implemented together with integrated security, asset management, and predictive maintenance are improving timely decision-making for issues like safety, scheduling, and system capacity. Smart railways represent a combination of interconnected technological solutions and integrated software solutions to optimize the usage of assets, from tracks to trains.

Trends and Benefits of Implementing E-commerce for B2B Companies

Published: July 2021

Digital technologies are the new normal, and B2B companies also realized it. They are adapting and transforming their customer experience and selling strategies by adopting e-commerce as a primary sales channel.

Essential Rebate Management Tips to Increase Profit Margins

Published: September 2020

Managing Vendor and customer rebates effectively and efficiently are the most delicate part of the business. We can share with you three tips to help you with that. Accrete has gained knowledge and experience by assisting several companies. We streamlined their rebate processes and enabled them to increase their profit margins.

Here we have a list of top 3 must implement tips. These will help organizations to increase margins through effective rebate management.

Key Steps to Make Field Service Profitable

Published: November 2020

Many organizations consider field service as a cost-center for their business. Field service is a complex process, but still, it can be profitable. Every field-service interaction should be an opportunity for increasing revenue.

Here are four easy steps to convert your field service organization as a revenue contributor. Accomplish all four and rest assured your customers are delighted with service, your field service technician feels motivated and contributes to revenue substantially.


Published: September 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

According to SAP, SAP PI dual-stack installations (ABAP and JAVA) will be supported by SAP only until the end of 2020. This scenario requires companies to upgrade/migrate to SAP PO release 7.5.

We have created the SAP PI/PO FAQ’s guide to provide the information to make an informed decision on how to balance the cost, risk, and time for SAPPO 7.5 Upgrade/Migration.

Custom Recipient Determination: Stop Sending Email Notifications to Inactive Partners/Users in SAP Sales Cloud (C4C)

Published: January 2020

Whenever an Opportunity is Closed Lost or Closed Won, an email notification is sent to the Sales Team involved in the Opportunity. In case any Sales Team member becomes inactive in the SAP Sales Cloud (C4C), they will also receive an email notification, even though their records are inactive.

Improve your customer experience management with SAP C/4HANA.

Published: September 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

During times of uncertainty, SAP Customer Experience and CRM are here for you. Improve your customer experience management with SAP C/4HANA.

The purpose of SAP C/4HANA FAQ's document is to provide frequently asked questions and answers about SAP C/4HANA, suite of five industry-leading cloud solution portfolios. These frequently asked questions cover business case value, integration, IT architecture, SAP C/4HANA solution functionality, and solution roadmap.


Published: October 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

Smart enterprises are transforming their operations with the in-memory computing and digital-enabling power of SAP S/4HANA.

The purpose of SAP S/4HANA FAQ's document is to provide frequently asked questions and answers about SAP S/4HANA, the next-generation business suite from SAP. These frequently asked questions cover business case value, integration, IT architecture, SAP S/4HANA solution functionality, and solution roadmap

Migrate Custom data/object in SAP S/4HANA

Published: October 2019

This blog addresses the issue of migrating data in custom tables. A new migration object has to be created or changes to an already existing migration object need to be made. Migration object modeler is the application that is used when custom data has to be migrated into SAP S/4 HANA system.

Compare SAP Cloud Platform Integration (SCPI) with SAP PO/PI

Published: July 2020

The architecture and functioning of SCPI and PI/PO are quite similar, to the extent that the integration flow designed in one system can be deployed in the other as well, thereby allowing for a smooth transition between the two systems.

Learnings from SAP Commerce Cloud Implementation

Published: July 2019

Most of the Hybris commerce projects are a part of the Digital Transformation initiatives at various organizations. The objective of these initiatives is to transform the systems/platforms and associated business processes to offer customers a unique service experience that exceeds their expectations.

How to Optimize Performance for Offline FIORI Applications

Published: September 2019

While using SAP FIORI application, there can be many scenarios when users are experiencing low connectivity or need to have their devices in offline mode. Delta load functionality plays a key part when syncing data back from the system

Integration Techniques for Creation of Service Tickets in SAP Service Cloud

Published: June 2019

When you buy a new product or service, you expect a fast delivery, quick support when the product is not working or guidance on how to use it. This requires an excellent multi-channel customer support management. The response should be quick, and the process should be efficient and streamlined. Customers can interact with the company through emails, by calling the Customer Support team, logging issues on a website, Chat etc.

Service Ticket Creation in SAP Hybris from SAP Commerce Cloud B2B/B2C Site

Published: July 2019

This blog describes how to integrate SAP Commerce Cloud with a SAP Hybris for Service. The blog is intended as a guide to help you perform the steps necessary for successful integration between the two systems.

Data Migration in SAP S/4HANA via Migration Cockpit

Published: June 2019

Data migration is a process of moving data from one computer storage type to other storage types. Data migration is not only moving data between two systems, but it also ensures that moving data should be of high quality, fit-to-use, consistent, is not redundant and can be used properly in target business processes to achieve organizational goals.

Guide to Configure Custom SD Output Types in S/4HANA using BRF+

Published: May 2019

BRF+ is part of SAP provided decision service management tool (DSM) and it is not new in SAP. But doing output management via BRF+ is new in S/4 HANA system. Before knowing how output determination and management is done in S/4 HANA system using BRF+, we must know what is BRF+ and how it works.

SAP Cloud Platform Integration (SCPI/HCI) Setup

Published: May 2019

SCPI is the integration service on the cloud that can be used to integrate processes and data in all of the above scenarios or to be more specific all the Application to Application, Business to Business, Business to Client Scenarios and also for multiple endpoints such as Cloud to Cloud applications, Cloud to On- Premise, etc. This blog demonstrates how to setup the SAP Cloud Platfrom for integration

Technical Overview of CDS View – SAP HANA Part II

Published: April 2019

CDS is a new data modelling technique in SAP HANA.It is an infrastructure that can be used by database developers to create the underlying (persistent) data model which the application services expose to UI clients.

Technical Overview of CDS View – SAP HANA Part I

Published: April 2019

CDS is a new data modelling technique in SAP HANA.It is an infrastructure that can be used by database developers to create the underlying (persistent) data model which the application services expose to UI clients.

Programming with ABAP on HANA

Published: September 2018

The focus of this blog is to present an overview of the new programming techniques in ABAP after the introduction of HANA database. The focus will be towards providing a guideline on why and how an ABAP developer should start transitioning its code to use the new coding technique’s.

SAP Cloud for iOS

Published: August 2018

Apple and SAP announced a partnership to revolutionize the mobile work experience for enterprise customers. This partnership would enable to combine the powerful features of native iOS apps along with the capabilities of SAP HANA. A new software iOS SDK was developed which would help businesses to make apps tailored to their needs.

S/4HANA Migration Scenarios

Published: July 2018

SAP S/4HANA is the latest ERP offering from SAP which uses in memory computing technology. In addition to advantage of speed which comes due to new technology, SAP S/4HANA offers a personalized, consumer-grade user experience with SAP Fiori.

Progressive Web Apps –The Future of Apps

Published: June 2018

Progressive Web App uses modern web capabilities to deliver a native app like user experience and it blurs the line between native & mobile web. Progressive Web Apps include new Web APIs, new design concepts, and new buzzwords.

Steps for SAP, SRM & Web portal Integration to Improve Customer service

Published: June 2019

The objective of this blog is to show how to integrate the backend SAP process with the web portal that customer care uses and to automate this entire process. This document focuses on how to retrieve information from SRM & ECC systems when customer care executive enters a Shopping Cart or Purchase Order number in its web portal’s search field.

Blockchain – New Buzz word for Banks, Technology and Other Industries

Published: May 2019

Blockchain is an ever-adding list of records, called blocks. i.e. whenever a new record is created, it is added as a new block to the previous one. Hence, the name Blockchain.

Automation of Spare Parts Picking by Integrating SAP ECC or S/4HANA with Vanas carousel

Published: January 2019

This blog describes how picking of spare parts can be automated and streamlined by integrating SAP ECC or S/4HANA solution with Vanas carousel.

AR/VR Possibilities and Potential in Your Organization

Published: January 2019

AR/VR is being tested and deployed for, to be implemented and used in a wide range of work-related applications. The technology is on its way to serve many work-oriented goals and objectives. With more and more innovations in these technologies, AR & VR are getting so effective and user friendly. AR/VR is mainly focused on increasing productivity gains in industrial manufacturing, automotive, medical and many more sectors.

SAP HANA for Dummies In–Memory Database Management

Published: July 2018

With the today’s progressive competitive market, Enterprise Computing is expected to be fast and most accurate. The need for performance-oriented Enterprise Computing spreads across industries like healthcare, travel and hospitality, logistics, pharmaceuticals, automotive and so on.

How AR/VR Technologies Influencing the Automotive Industry

Published: June 2018

Reality is three dimensional but how we have been interpreting it is on two-dimensional papers and screens. With the advent of augmented and virtual reality, it is now possible for humans to analyse things three-dimensionally, thereby reducing the human mental and physical effort.

CRM Roadmap to Achieve Customer 360 Views

Published: May 2018

Every company wants to delight their customers with their superior customer service. Sales representatives should have easy access to account information including Sales order status, Service Ticket status and Product complaints before going on a customer visit. Service Reps should have knowledge of the past services performed, commitments made by sales team, SLA’s, open service tickets and Parts ordered status

Introduction to SAP Cloud Platform Integration (SCPI)

Published: April 2018

SCPI is the integration service on the cloud that can be used to integrate processes and data in all of the above scenarios or to be more specific all the Application to Application, Business to Business, Business to Client Scenarios and also for multiple endpoints such as Cloud to Cloud applications, Cloud to On- Premise, etc.

How to transfer data from SAP/Non-SAP systems to SAP HANA

Published: April 2018

Data provisioning is a process of creating, preparing and enabling a network to provide the data to its user. Data needs to be loaded to SAP HANA before it reaches to the user via a front-end tool. To implement SAP HANA, different methods are used for Data Provisioning to transfer the data from both SAP Business suite application or from a third-party systems to SAP HANA.

Optimizing your CRM UI (Web UI vs Fiori)

Published: February 2018

In the times of Amazon one-click buy, Facebook’s easy timeline navigation, WhatsApp’s easy chat/call, the focus of user experience is paramount in companies. As people use these applications there is a general expectation from them to have their internal IT systems to match up those capabilities and performance.

Integration of SAP Delivery to 3PL WMS

Published: February 2018

How to integrate the SAP System with 3PL Warehouse management system (WMS) for Outbound Delivery. This document focuses on how to do a seamless integration between a Company’s SAP delivery process and 3PL WMS with minimal or no manual intervention.

Digital Transformation in Medical Device Industry

Published: January 2018

Many medical device companies seek to use the power of Digital to transform the productivity, quality, and reliability of their operations. For medical device companies, the right starting point is a dispassionate assessment of its current processes, capabilities, and culture. Without knowing where it is today, an organization cannot.

Importance of End Customer in achieving Customer 360 degree vision

Published: January 2018

In most manufacturing companies, a large portion of business is generated from resellers, distributors and dealers. Manufacturers sell to the distributors who in turn, sell to their end customers. In certain industries, distributors sell to dealers who sell to end customers. Although some CRM and ERP software have the ability to capture end customer information, there are a number of challenges to overcome in this area.