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Yvonne Messerschmitt

In his 2016 Letter to Shareholders from April 12, 2017, Jeff Bezos, Chief Executive Officer of Amazon.com, elaborates on the fundamental mindset that makes an organization successful – and why this mindeset will help to keep an

The Infotag Variantenkonfiguration, the largest German-speaking community event dealing with variant configuration, is about to go into the 10th round. On June 29, 2017, SAP will showcase their latest answers to their customers’ complex products

Sven Denecken, Senior Vice President for SAP S/4HANA Product Management, spent a few minutes to look at and then talk about SAP’s new variant configuration solution that will be shipped with SAP S/4HANA 1708 CE for

Live Engineering is real. SAP understands that the market is being more and more digitized and that developing new products and services adapted to this switching market mindset is a key factor for successful businesses. Only lot-size one

In 2015, the SAP Variant Configuration development team and the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM) in Kaiserslautern embarked on a common journey. The goal of this journey is to develop the most adequate algorithms

In calendar week 12, a number of customers from at least 10 different international companies and a number of consultants will meet with SAP development for a 4-day workshop in Walldorf. The goal of the

Sales management of a trading company asks for the sales revenue segmented by product and configuration options because a customer, a bike manufacturer, wants details about the next generation of individualized bikes. IT is asked

“…our management team is fully committed to our Cloud Transformation journey. We believe external quality, but more strongly internal quality.  … together, we can create the most successful cloud culture.  Let’s Cloud!” Teams that develop

Since 2000 .riess engineering has been a development partner of SAP AG and therefore responsible for developing the SAP PLM Integration for Pro/ENGINEER. Since 2014 .riess has been the chosen development partner of SAP SE

Product lifecycle management (PLM) has primarily been linear – product design and engineering were followed by manufacturing, service, and finally disposal. But linear PLM in the traditional sense is outdated, basically due to today’s more