Cloud Computing, Intelligence Artificielle, Bases de données In-Memory, Analyses Prédictives, Transformation Digitale, Data Lakes, … Beaucoup de Buzzword à la mode prétendent révolutionner la Business Intelligence. Effet de mode, ou réponse à un besoin réel ? Quelles sont les technologies avec les meilleurs promesses de retour sur investissement ? Et à quel horizon ? Pour quel type de besoin, quelle industrie, quelle taille de société ? Démo de solutions (SAP HANA & SAP Analytics Cloud) & tour d’horizon des thématique majeures, analyse de leur pertinence, retour d’expérience sur les projets en cours en Suisse Romande. Extraits choisis > ici <
A customer in Luxury Consumer Goods approached us to automate and simplify their CRM reporting processes. After a short audit, we realized their current ways of working involve far too many manual processes and heavily relies on excel with macros, which were not a match for the large amount of data they were processing daily. After a strategic brainstorming we defined a new process for data acquisition, storage, and processing leveraging PowerBI. Total cost : 5 days of consulting. Total time saved : more than 25 days of data crunching per years.
Data can be very sensitive. Especially if you are a Financial Service company. When you invest upward of 1 Mio CHF to setup a state-of-the-art reporting environment, you are concerned about protecting your investment. Making sure that it is future-proofed. That whether your data are on-prem or in the cloud, you will be able to access it, leverage it both for your mobile and your back-office workforce. Thanks to CreaXum and SAP Analytics Cloud, based on SAP HANA, this insurance company is able to totally secure their confidential data, all the while setting up a reporting platform that will sustain […]
Great to see our customers embrace Next-Gen BI. As part of their digital transformation, one of our customer migrate their existing ERP to the cloud. This project is already quite challenging : Sizing, Data Migration, Business Processes rework to fit the cloud standard, … Setting up the BI solution on top does not need to be another burden. Thanks to SAP Embedded Analytics, SAP Analytics Cloud and our ingenuity, they are on the right track to success.
When you invest a significant amount of money in an application to steer your business, you expect it to do just that. But when your users tell you that it is mostly unusable because the data is not ready, well… you are not pleased to say the least. After two persons tried to fix things without much success, they finally turned to us. We stepped in for a review. And there were quite some things to review. Processes were not sufficiently documented, those who were were not followed, accountability was pushed back by all parties . . . They asked […]
A large pharmaceutical actor took the strategic decision to move their BI platform to the SAP suite. As SAP BI experts, we ramped up both the local and the off-shore in India, bringing in ready-to use best practices and ways of working. They were so delighted with the results, they extended the original 3 month assignment over, and over again for 6+ years.
This was quite a large one. We were in charge of 7+ Mio CHF over 2.5 years. This means 3 releases of a critical Bank application. Up to 13 persons under our direct responsibility. Accountable for scope, budget, relation with stakeholders and suppliers. To be honest, we were quite happy to take a break at the end of the project. Oh, did I mention we finished on time, within budget, all three releases ?
When we asked to turn around a failing SAP BW project, delivering the remaining 60% of the original scope with only 40% of the original budget, we knew we were in for quite a challenge. But that only made us more interested in raising up to the challenge. Thanks to tight but collaborative project management and minor changes in the team, we managed to stay in time, in budget. Much to our customer’s delight, obviously.
Excited to prepare a PowerBI training for one of our loyal customer in the Consumer Goods market. This will be a one-day training for very demanding Power Users. Stay tuned for their feedback !