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Preparing for S/4HANA – Converting to SAP Material Ledger


There are many benefits from implementing Material Ledger, such as better accuracy of Cost Reporting, more granularity of Cost of Sales, ability to view inventory in multiple currencies and valuation views, and so on. This is one of the reasons that a lot of SAP customers are using Material Ledger and why it is now required in S/4HANA. However, there are still a lot of companies that are nervous about transitioning to Material Ledger because of the potential workload of converting the data from their current tables to the Material Ledger tables.

Attend this session to learn:

  • How to prepare your system for a Material Ledger conversion.
  • What questions you need to ask when considering which Material Ledger functionality will be beneficial to your organization.
  • What criteria you can use to determine whether to convert to Material Ledger before or after an S/4HANA conversion.
  • Typical mistakes that occur with a Material Ledger implementation.
  • What is the recommended point in time in the month/year to convert to Material Ledger?

Register today and learn about S/4HANA and SAP Material Ledger.

Paul Ovigele

Paul Ovigele is founder of ERPfixers. He has worked as an ERP financials consultant since 1997 in North America and Europe, implementing Financial Accounting and Controlling along with integrated areas in industries such as consumer goods, chemicals, logistics, pharmaceuticals, apparel and entertainment. Paul delivers training sessions to finance professionals at functional and managerial levels, is published in Financials Expert, and presents at SAP financials conferences around the world. Paul is author of Material Ledger in SAP S/4HANA (2019).

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