With SAP S/4HANA, SAP launched a comprehensive solution for the financial sector in 2015. The software giant from Walldorf is promising its customers nothing less than to smooth the path for the digital transformation of the financial area. But what does this transformation mean specifically for financial departments? More
The S/4HANA business suite with all its features represents SAP's answer to current developments such as big data or the internet of things. More and more companies are being won over, especially by the facility for processing ever larger data volumes and making them usable. Time and effort involved in any potential conversion, however, are not inconsiderable.More
Agile, flexible and efficient: this is what the IT structure has to look like in these times of digital transformation. But this need for flexibility and speed of response does not reflect the reality of large corporations here. More
There are a wide variety of options for generating innovative ideas. However, the challenge consists in deriving specific business models from the mass of ideas which can generate significant revenues, and then in implementing them.More
Exploiting the benefits of digitalization to the best possible advantage without departing from the narrowly defined regulatory framework: this is a delicate assignment, especially with regard to data usage and data protection, and one which requires close coordination between individual departments such as IT, specialist departments and Compliance. More
The statutory and regulatory demands made on information security are increasing in the wake of digitization. A large development bank therefore decided to implement a risk-based information security management system to ISO 27001 together with Q_PERIOR.
Existing IT structures in banks frequently fail to offer the right conditions for adequately meeting the growing regulatory requirements. One leading German mortgage bank therefore decided to set up an SAP-based, integrated finance and risk architecture (IFRA) together with Q_PERIOR.