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Business Intelligence, Analytics, and Reporting


Sales and Distribution Controlling with SAP NetWeaver BI.......................................4 SAP NetWeaver Visual Composer..........................................................................15
ABAP Development for SAP NetWeaver BI — User Exits and BAdIs..........................4 Developer’s Guide to SAP NetWeaver Portal Applications......................................15
SAP NetWeaver BI Accelerator.................................................................................4 Building Extensible Composite Applications for SAP...............................................15
SAP NetWeaver BI 7.0 Migration Guide...................................................................4 Getting Started with Web Dynpro for ABAP NEW.................................................15
Integrating SAP BusinessObjects XI 3.1 Tools with SAP NetWeaver..........................4 Official ABAP Programming Guidelines..................................................................15
SAP BEx Tools — 2nd Edition..................................................................................4 SAP CRM WebClient Customizing and Development.............................................15
SAP Business Intelligence.........................................................................................5
SAP NetWeaver BI Integrated Planning for Finance..................................................5 Finance and Controlling
Practical Data Modeling with SAP NetWeaver BW...................................................5
Mastering Information Broadcasting with SAP NetWeaver BI 7.0.............................5 Product Cost Controlling with SAP........................................................................16
MDX Reporting and Analytics with SAP NetWeaver BI.............................................5 SAP ERP Financials: Configuration and Design.......................................................16
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation................................................................5 Segment Reporting with Document Splitting in the SAP New G/L..........................16
Migrate Successfully to the SAP General Ledger — 2nd Edition.............................16
Controlling Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) with SAP................................................16
Data Management New General Ledger in SAP ERP Financials.............................................................16
The SAP NetWeaver MDM Collection.................................................................6 The Financial Fundamentals Collection.............................................................17
Enterprise Data Management with SAP NetWeaver MDM.......................................6 Maximizing SAP ERP Financials Accounts Payable..................................................17
Mastering SAP NetWeaver Master Data Management.............................................6 SAP Account Determination...................................................................................17
SAP NetWeaver Master Data Management..............................................................6 Invoice Verification for SAP — 2nd Edition............................................................17
Effective Master Data Management with SAP MDM................................................6 Production Variance Analysis in SAP Controlling....................................................17
Migrating Your SAP Data — 2nd Edition.................................................................6 Manufacturing Finance with SAP ERP Financials.....................................................18
Optimize Your SAP ERP Financials Implementation................................................18
Customer Relationship Management Financial Reporting with SAP.................................................................................18
Optimize Your SAP ERP Financials Controlling Implementation..............................18
Discover SAP CRM...................................................................................................7 SAP ERP Financials User’s Guide.............................................................................18
Planning Your SAP CRM Implementation.................................................................7 SAP ERP Financials Controlling: The Complete Resource........................................18
Maximizing Your SAP CRM Interaction Center.........................................................7 Receivables and Collections Automation with SAP FSCM NEW.............................18
Service with SAP CRM.............................................................................................7 Outsourcing SAP Operations..................................................................................18
The CRM Collection...............................................................................................7 SAP ERP Financial Accounting: The Complete Resource.........................................18
SAP CRM WebClient Customizing and Development . ............................................7 SAP Business Planning and Consolidation..............................................................18
Variant Configuration with SAP ..............................................................................7 Surviving an SAP Audit NEW.................................................................................18

Human Capital Management Governance, Risk and Compliance


Mastering HR Management with SAP ERP HCM — 2nd Edition...............................8 SOX Compliance with SAP Treasury and Risk Management...................................19
Implementing Employee and Manager Self-Services in SAP ERP HCM......................8 CobiT and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.........................................................................19
Mastering SAP ERP HCM Organizational Management............................................8 SAP Treasury and Risk Management......................................................................19
Time Management with SAP ERP HCM....................................................................8 SAP Governance, Risk and Compliance..................................................................19
Authorizations in SAP ERP HCM..............................................................................9 Cross-Enterprise Integration with SAP GRC Access Control....................................19
HR Reporting with SAP............................................................................................9 Implementing SAP BusinessObjects Global Trade Services......................................19
SAP Enterprise Learning...........................................................................................9 Best Practices for SOX Compliance in SAP Change Management...........................19
SAP ERP HCM Performance Management................................................................9
The CATS 2-Pack NEW..........................................................................................9
Configuring US Benefits with SAP..........................................................................10 Supply Chain Management, Logistics, & Manufacturing
Practical SAP US Payroll.........................................................................................10 SAP Warehouse Management: Functionality and Technical Configuration.............20
Creating Forms in SAP ERP HCM...........................................................................10 SAP MM — Functionality and Technical Configuration — 2nd Edition...................20
Enterprise Compensation Management with SAP ERP HCM..................................10 Discover Logistics with SAP ERP.............................................................................20
Personnel Planning and Development Using SAP ERP HCM — 2nd Edition............10 Transportation Management with SAP TM............................................................20
E-Recruiting with SAP ERP HCM............................................................................10 Effective Document Management with SAP DMS..................................................20
Quality Management with SAP — 3rd Edition.......................................................20
Books For Developers Implementing and Configuring SAP MII.................................................................20
Project Management with SAP Project System.......................................................20
ABAP Objects: ABAP Programming in SAP NetWeaver...........................................11 Sales and Inventory Planning with SAP APO...........................................................21
ABAP Performance Tuning.....................................................................................11 Effective SAP SD....................................................................................................21
The ABAP Beginner’s 2-Pack..............................................................................11 Sales and Distribution Controlling with SAP NetWeaver BI.....................................21
SAP Interactive Forms by Adobe............................................................................11 Transportation Management with SAP LES............................................................21
Architecting EDI with SAP IDocs.............................................................................12 The Supply Chain Fundamentals Collection.....................................................21
Mastering IDoc Business Scenarios with SAP NetWeaver PI....................................12 Efficient E-Procurement with SAP..........................................................................22
B2B Integration Using SAP NetWeaver PI...............................................................12 Project Portfolio Management with cProjects and SAP RPM...................................22
Enterprise Integration Patterns for SAP NetWeaver PI.............................................12 The Consultant’s Guide to SAP SRM......................................................................22
Developing Enterprise Services for SAP..................................................................12 Enhancing Supplier Relationship Management Using SAP SRM..............................22
The SAP Integration Collection..........................................................................12 The SAP SNC 2-Pack NEW...................................................................................22
Java Programming with SAP NetWeaver — 2nd Edition.........................................13 Supplier Relationship Management with SAP SRM 5.0 Certification Guide....22
Unicode in SAP Systems.........................................................................................13 Maximize Your Plant Maintenance with SAP..........................................................23
SAP Java Connector — Operation and Development.............................................13 SAP Enterprise Asset Management........................................................................23
The Developer’s Guide to the SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment..............13 Production Planning with SAP APO-PP/DS..............................................................23
Developing Applications with Enterprise SOA........................................................13 Production Planning and Control with SAP............................................................23
Inside Web Dynpro for Java — 2nd Edition............................................................13 Optimize your Mobile Applications in Warehouse and Shipping with SAP WM......23
Maximizing Web Dynpro for Java..........................................................................13 Inventory Optimization with SAP — 2nd Edition....................................................23
The Developer’s Guide to SAP NetWeaver Security................................................13 Capable to Match (CTM) with SAP APO................................................................23
Next Generation ABAP Development.....................................................................14 Manufacturing Finance with SAP ERP Financials.....................................................23
ABAP Objects: Application Development from Scratch...........................................14 Customizing Materials Management with SAP ERP Operations..............................24
Web Dynpro for ABAP...........................................................................................14 Materials Planning with SAP .................................................................................24
ABAP Development for SAP NetWeaver BI — User Exits and BAdIs........................14 Implementing SAP Environment, Health, and Safety..............................................24
The Official ABAP Reference..................................................................................14 Extended Warehouse Management with SAP SCM NEW......................................24
Object-Oriented Programming with ABAP Objects.................................................14 Customizing Extended Warehouse Management with SAP ERP.............................24
ABAP with SAP NetWeaver 7.0 Certification Guide.......................................14 Maximize your Warehouse Operations with SAP WM NEW...................................24
Demand Management with SAP............................................................................24


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Practical Workflow for SAP — 2nd Edition.............................................................25 Top 10 Most Popular Books
Business Process Management: The SAP Roadmap................................................25
Implementing SAP Customer Competence Center.................................................25 Like a cheetah, Integrating BusinessObjects XI 3.1 BI Tools with
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Managing SAP ERP 6.0 Upgrade Projects...............................................................26 peers are reading about today! Summer Spring
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SAP for Retail.........................................................................................................26
Integrating SAP BusinessObjects
SAP Enterprise Support NEW.................................................................................26
Enterprise SOA Roadmap.......................................................................................26 XI 3.1 Tools with SAP NetWeaver #1 #12
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SAP Solution Manager Enterprise Edition...............................................................27 Practical Workflow for SAP —
Performing End-To-End Root Cause Analysis Using SAP Solution Manager............27 2nd edition #2 #15
SAP Solution Manager 4.0 Service Desk — Functionality and Implementation.......27 page 25
SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP System Administration...................................................27
SAP Database Administration with Oracle..............................................................27
SAP Change and Transport Management — 3rd Edition.......................................27
Testing SAP Solutions............................................................................................27 SAP Interactive Forms by Adobe
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SAP MaxDB Administration....................................................................................27 page 11
The SAP NetWeaver Portal Collection .............................................................28
Universal Worklist with SAP NetWeaver Portal.......................................................28
SAP NetWeaver Portal............................................................................................28 Managing SAP ERP 6.0 Upgrade
Global Portal Systems with SAP.............................................................................28 Projects #4 #16
Content Integration with SAP NetWeaver Portal....................................................28
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Enterprise SOA Roadmap.......................................................................................29
SAP NetWeaver Application Server Upgrade Guide................................................29
Global SAP Systems — Design and Architecture....................................................29 SAP MM — Functionality
Sizing SAP Systems................................................................................................29 and Technical Configuration—
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SAP Security and Authorizations............................................................................29 2nd edition
SAP CRM Middleware Optimization Guide............................................................29 page 20
SAP on Windows...................................................................................................29
SAP Adaptive Computing — Implementation and Operation.................................29
Transportation Management
Practical Workflow for SAP — 2nd Edition.............................................................30
Job Scheduling for SAP..........................................................................................30 with SAP TM #6 #23
Managing SAP ERP 6.0 Upgrade Projects...............................................................30 page 20
SAP Performance Optimization Guide — 5th Edition.............................................30
Building Web Infrastructures with SAP NetWeaver Application Server....................30
Archiving Your SAP Data — 2nd Edition................................................................30 SAP Solution Manager Enterprise
Change Request Management with SAP Solution Manager...................................30 Edition #7 #1
Conception and Installation of System Monitoring using page 27
SAP Solution Manager — 2nd Edition NEW..........................................................30

Product Cost Controlling


Books for Beginners
with SAP #8 #2
Discover SAP..........................................................................................................31
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Discover SAP ERP Financials...................................................................................31
Discover ABAP.......................................................................................................31
Discover SAP CRM.................................................................................................31 Quality Management with SAP—
Discover SAP ERP HCM..........................................................................................31
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Discover Logistics with SAP ERP.............................................................................31
The Beginner’s Complete Collection.................................................................31
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Practical Workflow for SAP — 2nd Edition.............................................................32 The SAP Roadmap #10 #6
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