2015 UKI SAP UG – First Thoughts

Earlier this week approximately 1,000 SAP customers, employees and partners gathered in Birmingham for the annual UK & Ireland User Group meeting.  First impressions, among the group, are that everyone is keen to take advantage of the opportunity that digital transformation– enabled by SAP technology–has to offer. At the same time, it was also apparent…

The second wave: Digital beyond the doorstep

Up to this point businesses have been concerned with providing consumers and end users with engaging digital experiences. While this remains a must, the most savvy business leaders, IT professionals and marketers are looking beyond the digital doorstep. They are looking at the second wave of digital innovation. They want to understand the value they…

The End Goal Matters

The “user experience” is a metric that cannot be deceived. If you have a set user experience goal in mind at the start of a project, it is easy to see whether this has been truly delivered by the end. Project managers however will be very familiar with projects that are deemed successes on paper…

The language of user experience success

Ultimately, what any company wants to achieve with the implementation of any new business system is competitive advantage – return on investment if you will. The crucial but often forgotten ingredient to achieve this is the delivery of great, more advanced and engaging user experiences. So let’s talk a little about “User Experience” as it…

Reframing the view of testing

As the Program Director for a major implementation of SAP you know that testing is critical to the success of your project. How are you going to decide the best approach? Will you work with your Systems Integrator and follow their lead, meaning that the main testing resources will be represented by the lower cost,…