I wanted to share some details about the cloud technology, integration and mobile sessions at SuccessConnect 2014 Las Vegas. Some of the best experts, and practitioners from SAP, SuccessFactors, partners and customers are taking time out of their busy schedules and sharing their expertise. Please consider attending if you can.
These sessions are final. However, sometimes we do make last minute changes.
Session 1 is on SuccessFactors cloud technology.
The speaker will discuss how SuccessFactors technology delivers easy-to-use solutions that improve HR and productivity.
Abstract : Your CEO wants above-average productivity and less spent on HR per employee, but antiquated HR systems are holding you back. For HR to play a strategic role in supporting corporate objectives, the HR services must offer capabilities that combine ease of use with innovative technology. In this session, learn what SuccessFactors packs under its hood to deliver the best HCM solution out there.
Speaker : Paul Stuker, Manager of Cloud Technology Consulting will share his experience and answer your questions.
Session 2 is on Cloud Security
The speaker will discuss the formula for cloud privacy.
Session Abstract: Privacy in the cloud is a hot topic. Access to better software at lower costs is attractive, but what about hidden costs? Are you just moving your expenses from licenses and support to audit and compliance? In this session, hear how SAP ensures privacy in the cloud and gives you transparency in all aspects of the cloud delivery—resulting in lowered costs, greater trust, and better managed risks.
Speaker: William Harmer III, VP Security & Cloud Privacy Officer, SuccessFactors
Session 3 is on cloud integration
The speaker, from our customer and partner hyperCision, will discuss end-to-end business process integration and provide a customer’s perspective
Session Abstract: Does your IT landscape consist of disconnected clusters of application islands? How does your data travel from one island to another? At SuccessFactors, we make connecting your enterprise fast, simple, and affordable. Join this session to learn how hyperCision leveraged the tools and content provided by SuccessFactors to connect its enterprise.
Speaker : Sharon Cook, HCM Practice Director, hyperCision
Session 4 focuses on Employee Central Integration with Dell Boomi Enterprise Application Integration technology
The speaker from our partner Accenture will share real-world experiences.
Session Abstract: This Presentation will consist of a brief introduction to the Integration Landscape comprising of SuccessFactors Employee Central and External Systems using Boomi as the Middleware Layer. The Presentation will then focus on Implementation Considerations and focus on
• Planning of Integrations
• Common Integration Design Patterns
• Functional Design Considerations and their impact
• Implementation approaches, challenges and lessons learned from a global multi country Employee Central Integrations Implementation
• Post Production Support considerations
Speaker: Venkatesan Iyengar, Senior Manager, Solution Architect / Delivery Lead SAP HCM – Success Factors, Accenture
Session 5 is about extending SuccessFactors Applications
The speakers will talk about the technology and discuss a sample application build on the HANA Cloud Platform which has extension for SuccessFactors Employee Central.
Session Abstract: Does your cloud vendor offer you the flexibility to preserve your unique HR processes? Or must you conform to the cloud vendor’s one-size-fits-all model? In this session, learn how the extension package for SuccessFactors makes extending HR applications the domain of both IT developers and non-technical end users by combining the best of cloud-based and on-premise development.
Session 6 will be on the value cloud can bring to HR teams.
The speaker, from our customer Dentsply, will discuss new role of HR and why you need to move to the cloud now.
Session Abstract: For HR to play a strategic role, HCM systems should combine ease of use and accessibility with innovative capabilities and sophistication. But on-premise HCM systems lack the agility and features HR requires today. Cloud is the answer. In this session with Dentsply, learn why you should move to the cloud and how SuccessFactors cloud technology has reinvented the way HR professionals perceive HCM applications.
Speaker is Paula Caya, Corporate HR Director, Dentsply International.
Session 7 is about building extensions to the SuccessFactors HCM suite using HANA Cloud Platform
The speaker, from our partner AspireHR will discuss how you can build extensions and share the experience they gained by building a benefits enrollment application on the HANA Cloud Platform.
Session Abstract: How can you best use the extension package for SuccessFactors to extend SuccessFactors cloud solutions? This session will describe:
• The business case for the extension package
• Tips on how to use the extension package components
• Skills needed
• Options to integrate your app’s user experience, process, and data with SuccessFactors
• Do’s and don’ts for deploying your SuccessFactors extensions
Session 8 is on integrations supporting the Talent Hybrid deployment model.
The speakers from HRIZONS and SAP will discuss the lessons learned and the integration business content available for customers and partners to reduce the time, cost and risk associated with their integrations.
Session abstract: With SAP Talent Hybrid integration, SAP ERP HCM customers can use packaged integrations to connect SAP ERP HCM with SuccessFactors talent solutions. This session presents the benefits, practicalities, and considerations of implementing the SAP packaged integrations. Hear details about SAP ERP HCM, the SuccessFactors HCM Suite, process, data, and integration technology, plus the integration best practices content that SAP provides.
Session 9 is on SuccessFactors Mobile
The speaker will talk about using the mobile applications from SuccessFactors to provide an engaging user experience to your employees and managers.
Session Abstract: Is everybody at your company as engaged with HR as you would like? During this session, you’ll learn how SuccessFactors Mobile can help you bring HR closer to your employees, making them more productive and engaged. This session will review how SuccessFactors leverages mobile technology to not only bring a unique HR experience to your workforce but also change the way people work.
Speaker : Enric Gili Fort, Director, Solution Management LoB HR, SuccessFactors