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The 3 Pronged Strategy for Designing a Model in VC [infographic]
Dec 17, 2015

The 3 Pronged Strategy for Designing a Model in VC [infographic]

In designing a model in Variant Configuration, there are 3 main questions and 100 smaller ones that you should ask yourself every time to help build the best model for the situation.  Check out our Infographic to see examples of these questions and tips on how to avoid future struggle and...

Categories: SAP Solutions, eBooks + Infographics + Video

Tags: SAP, Tech Tips + Tricks, Variant Configuration

Your Path from VC to IPC and CPQ [webcast]
Dec 15, 2015

Your Path from VC to IPC and CPQ [webcast]

Your Path from Variant Configuration (VC)  to Internet Pricing and Configurator (IPC) and Configure, Price, and Quote (CPQ) Many companies are considering SAP CRM or hybris CPQ. Using your VC models in these applications requires the IPC, but before your models can run in IPC you may...

Categories: SAP Solutions, News + Events

Tags: ASUG, Configuration, Variant Configuration

Recap of the 2015 North American CWG Conference
Nov 11, 2015

Recap of the 2015 North American CWG Conference

This week I had the pleasure of attending the 2015 North American CWG Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  For those who haven’t been, it’s a gathering of SAP partners and customers to work together, spread understanding, and solve challenging problems faced within SAP...

Categories: News + Events

Tags: Configuration, CWG, SAP, Variant Configuration

100 Industry Best Practices Realized through 100 System Implementations for Manufacturers: 100×100
Jun 19, 2015

100 Industry Best Practices Realized through 100 System Implementations for Manufacturers: 100×100

100 x 100 is the name for our SAP Solution Gallery.  It contains over 100 best practices realized through over 100 implementation projects.  You won’t find these best practices in books or the online help.  You may find some in forums or presentations if you are lucky. ...

Categories: SAP Solutions

Tags: Business Intelligence, SAP, Variant Configuration

May 27, 2015

SAP Variant Configuration (VC) Projects are not just about Modeling!

Working in the IT domain in the past years, I have come to realize that the technical realization of a project is one thing, but the planning and facilitation of it is another. In the Variant Configuration (VC) world, this is also true. Very often, a good part of the workload and challenge of...

Categories: SAP Solutions

Tags: Variant Configuration

Lawrence Matusek, Executive VP & CTO for eLogic, to speak at SAPPHIRE 2015 on hybris, CPQ, and HANA for SAP Product Configuration
Apr 01, 2015

Lawrence Matusek, Executive VP & CTO for eLogic, to speak at SAPPHIRE 2015 on hybris, CPQ, and HANA for SAP Product Configuration

SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference is just around the corner.  It’s a  place where   the SAP community comes together to hear different points of view, experiences, and best   practices from SAP subject matter experts and SAP customers. This...

Categories: SAP Solutions, News + Events

Tags: SAP, SAP Solutions, Variant Configuration

Planning Strategies for CTO/ETO in SAP
Jul 24, 2014

Planning Strategies for CTO/ETO in SAP

I have been asked by one of my friends regarding planning strategies for CTO/ETO scenarios and thought I would share my knowledge regarding CTO/ETO planning strategies in SAP. Scenarios discussed here involve usage of Variant Configuration functionality in SAP. Below are possible planning...

Categories: SAP Solutions

Tags: CTO, ETO, SAP Solutions, Tech Tips + Tricks, Variant Configuration

Mar 07, 2014

Ask The Right Questions for Configuration Success!

“There are no right answers to wrong questions.” ~Ursula K. LeGuin A common challenge when creating a new product configurator is to decide the right set of user questions. Configurators are designed to support the users driving the sales process, but the knowledge of the product...

Categories: SAP Solutions, Manufacturing Industry Insights

Tags: Configuration, Variant Configuration

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