scdsoft Blog

New ESS application: scdsoft Daily Timesheet

Industry & Trends, SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 24.06.2024

Regarding the background of the two court rulings and the draft law on working time recording, we have developed a new add-on solution for SAP HCM. The “scdsoft Daily Timesheet” offers your employees an Employee-Self-Service for SAP Fiori, allowing them…

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From SAP Portal to SAP Work Zone

Industry & Trends, Press / 24.06.2024

From the Past to the Future: The Revolution of Digital Workplaces with SAP Build Work Zone The digital transformation is relentless, and with it comes the evolution of workplaces. A fundamental pillar of this development is the transition from outdated…

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Digitize your HR processes in no time with these best-practice templates

Press, SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 31.07.2023

Selected HR processes included as best-practice templates in the functional scope of the scdsoft Process Engine. Digital transformation in HR is essential these days. The integration of self-services into everyday work plays a significant role here, as they can contribute…

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scdsoft SAP HCM News 07/2023

Industry & Trends / 01.07.2023

As usual, we proactively inform you about current news and changes related to SAP HCM payroll processing. In addition to the Nursing Care Act (PUEG), the creation of the employer account is also scheduled for July 1, 2023. Furthermore, we…

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SNP and scdsoft combine expertise

Industry & Trends, Press, Trade Fairs & Events / 15.06.2023

SNP and scdsoft combine expertise for “SAP HCM for S/4HANA” transformations Heidelberg, June 15, 2023 Heidelberg-based software and consulting company SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner SE has announced its partnership with scdsoft AG at its in-house “Transformation World” event. The leading…

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SAP HCM for S/4HANA is here – what now?

Industry & Trends / 08.03.2023

Which analyses and preparations should you conduct and make before migrating to SAP HCM for S/4HANA… The maintenance period for SAP Business Suite 7 (ECC) and the existing SAP ERP HCM system as an on-premise solution is scheduled to end…

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Cloud software for creating qualified employment references

Industry & Trends, Press, scdsoft Lösungen / 22.02.2023

An increasing number of companies are taking the leap into the cloud. With our scdsoft add-on solutions, we are also keeping pace with current and future trends. That’s why we have invested in the development of a cloud-based version of…

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25 years of scdsoft

Press, Team & Office / 27.09.2022

Dear customers, business partners, and friends, We are very proud and delighted to celebrate our 25th anniversary this year. Especially in the current uncertain political and economic situation, we are pleased to inform you that we have successfully continued our…

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Our impressions from the DSAG HR Days event 2022

Industry & Trends, Trade Fairs & Events / 28.06.2022

The DSAG HR Days event, which took place on June 21st and 22nd in Berlin, was heavily focused on the transformations happening in the field of human resources this year. This included aspects related to the challenges of managing time,…

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Visit us at the DSAG HR Days event 2022

Trade Fairs & Events / 06.05.2022

HR and IT strategies in the SAP context On June 21st and 22nd, 2022, the DSAG HR Days event, in cooperation with the International Association for SAP Partners e.V. (IA4SP), will take place for the first time at the Mercure…

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New: SAP HR Strategy Workshop by scdsoft

Industry & Trends / 28.04.2022

We work together to develop your SAP HR roadmap Within our consulting portfolio, we now offer a consulting package for the analysis and development of your individual SAP HR strategy. In recent months, there has been a lot of dynamic…

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scdsoft Password-Reset Self-Service for SAP Fiori

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 14.02.2022

In many companies, it is still common for employees, managers, and works council members to log in to the respective Employee Self-Service (ESS) or Manager Self-Service (MSS) using their SAP username and password. Password reset can be a significant manual…

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Critical Vulnerability in log4j – Impact on SAP (HCM)?

Industry & Trends, Press / 15.12.2021

The BSI (Federal Office for Information Security) has issued a cybersecurity warning of the highest severity level, known as ‘Red Alert,’ for the critical vulnerability (log4shell) in the widely used Java library log4j. What does this mean in the context…

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New Application: scdsoft Fiori Launchpad News App

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 21.07.2021

Display news and maintenance notifications prominently in the SAP Fiori Launchpad We have developed a new SAP Fiori application that allows you to provide various information to users immediately after they log in to the SAP Fiori Launchpad. Functionalities and…

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Digital HR processes are becoming a necessity

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 25.01.2021

The necessity of offering versatile HR processes through a digital channel has become evident to many companies for several months. Working from home has clearly highlighted this need. Many so-called “quick wins” can already be achieved with SAP’s own tools…

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Integrating e-mobility in SAP HCM

Industry & Trends, scdsoft Lösungen / 10.12.2020

Provision of electric vehicles More and more companies offer their employees the provision of electric vehicles of various kinds. However, the SAP standard for managing company vehicles is not up-to-date. Currently, it is not possible to distinguish between vehicle types…

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Join our scdsoft Info Days 2020!

Trade Fairs & Events / 20.08.2020

Join our scdsoft Info Days 2020! “Overcome Challenges” – 2020 has been and continues to be a very eventful year. Developments that none of us could have even remotely anticipated have fundamentally influenced and changed our lives. Therefore, our scdsoft…

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The scdsoft reference letter creator reaches over 1 million people

scdsoft Lösungen, Success Stories / 17.07.2020

Started as a pilot project in 2008, the scdsoft Reference Letter Creator quickly gained popularity in the DACH region. More and more companies became interested in the SAP HCM Add-On solution for SAP-integrated creation of reference letters. We have now…

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Easily record time entries via smartphone

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 11.06.2020

The topic of time tracking has become more prominent in recent months due to the ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ). Despite flexible working time models and widespread trust-based working hours, some companies are reverting to time tracking…

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Digitize and automate HR processes consistently

Industry & Trends, SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 28.05.2020

Implement HR processes digitally and flexibly Especially in times when the HR department needs to focus intensively on its core competencies like payroll processing, employee concerns, and routine tasks often take a back seat. This can disrupt workflows and leave…

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SAP Fiori interfaces for the “Overtime Request” add-on solution

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 06.05.2020

SAP Fiori interfaces are now available SAP HCM add-on solution for simplified ESS requests for overtime and approval of applications The scdsoft Overtime Request supports the entire application and approval process and is available for employees, managers, business partners, and…

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scdsoft Statement on the Current COVID-19 Situation

Press / 19.03.2020

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,   The current situation regarding the spread of COVID-19 and especially the recent developments of the past few days are a matter of concern for all of us.   We would like to inform you about…

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HR self-services as a building block of the digitalization strategy

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen, Success Stories / 19.02.2020

Introduction of ESS & MSS with SAP Fiori Automation of business processes is increasingly being adopted by companies, with many turning to various IT solutions for assistance. This potential is not limited to production processes; it can also be harnessed…

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Our new Fiori Reporting Cockpit

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 03.02.2020

“Everything was better in the past.” That may sometimes be true, but whether it applies to everything is a matter of individual judgment. One area where this statement is or was accurate is HR reporting provided to managers. In the…

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Password management for our “Certificate Service” add-on

scdsoft Lösungen / 24.06.2019

New Feature: Password Manager Add-In For our SAP HCM Add-On solution “Certificate Service,” we have developed a Password Manager Add-In in recent months. With the help of this add-in, users (ESS) can reset their password when needed. This password can…

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Social Security: Legal Changes as of July 1, 2019

Industry & Trends / 26.04.2019

As of July 1, 2019, several legal changes will come into effect that also have implications for SAP systems (see SAP Note 2757988). Here is a brief overview: Operational Data Maintenance: A new data record version will be released on…

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Practice Report: The Vacation Planner at “dm”

scdsoft Lösungen, Success Stories, Trade Fairs & Events / 24.04.2019

During the DSAG working group meeting on “ESS, MSS, Time Management,” dm-drogerie markt presented how the scdsoft Vacation Planner is used for easier and coordinated leave planning. In addition to employees at the Karlsruhe headquarters, all employees in over 1,950…

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Webinar: The SAP Portal as the Hub for HR Services

SAP Fiori im HCM, Trade Fairs & Events / 23.04.2019

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Learn how an SAP-based HR portal can assist you in reorienting and transforming your HR department. The requirements for the workplace of the future also apply to the HR department.…

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New from the Development Kitchen: Overtime Request

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 29.11.2018

ESS/MSS Overtime Request SAP HCM Add-On Solution for Simplified ESS Overtime Request and Approval The scdsoft Overtime Request module supports the entire request and approval process and is available for employees, managers, business partners, and works councils. Our add-on solution…

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The Team & Our Office

Team & Office / 08.11.2018

You’ve always wondered “where” we actually work and where our developers forge the ideas for our add-on solutions, right? Well, it’s definitely not in a dark basement room – quite the opposite, in fact. Our new office, which we moved…

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DSAG Annual Congress 2018 in Leipzig

Industry & Trends, Trade Fairs & Events / 16.10.2018

From October 16th to 18th, 2018, we will be present at the DSAG Annual Congress in the Congress Center Leipzig. Under the motto “Business without Borders – Architecture of the Future,” forward-thinking considerations will be discussed during the 19th annual…

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Impact of GDPR on SAP HCM

Industry & Trends / 10.09.2018

The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on May 25, 2018, after a two-year transition period. But what specific changes does this bring for companies, and how can the existing requirements be implemented in the use of…

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LSTB: “M” Becomes Mandatory Starting 2019

Industry & Trends, Press / 16.08.2018

Background Starting from January 1, 2019, the capital letter “M” is mandatory to record in the payroll account and must be certified in the electronic income tax certificate if the employer or a third party acting on behalf of the…

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How PwC Utilizes scdsoft’s Reference Letter Creator

Press, SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen, Success Stories / 22.06.2018

Reference Letter Generation: Easy, Quick, and SAP-Integrated Companies can save not only unnecessary time but also a lot of legal complications by standardizing the creation of employment certificates. The auditing firm PwC relies on the solution from scdsoft AG. The…

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Product Launch: The Certification Service is Now Available for SAP Fiori

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 15.06.2018

When creating employee certificates, various legal and operational requirements must be taken into account. With scdsoft’s Certification Service, employees can be provided with various certificates in a central Employee-Self-Service web application that is current and correct in content. The ESS…

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Summer is vacation time… and also holiday time.

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen / 13.06.2018

Did you have problems with vacation coordination again? Simplify vacation planning in your company with the scdsoft Vacation Planner. Our SAP HCM Add-On allows for cross-team and cross-department vacation planning, request submission, and approval – in a clear and transparent…

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Recap: scdsoft at Zukunft Personal Süd 2018 in Stuttgart

Trade Fairs & Events / 25.04.2018

From April 24th to 25th, 2018, we were present at the “Zukunft Personal Süd” event in Messe Stuttgart. In addition to engaging in interesting professional discussions and having the opportunity to give a presentation on the “Urlaubsplaner” (Holiday Planner), we…

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What is SAP Fiori?

Industry & Trends, SAP Fiori im HCM / 15.11.2017

SAP Fiori is the new user experience (UX) for SAP applications, designed for both on-premises and cloud solutions like SAP SuccessFactors. SAP Fiori combines new user interfaces with advanced technological capabilities. It particularly opens up new use cases for SAP…

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20th Company Anniversary – We Say Thank You!

Team & Office / 01.10.2017

This year, scdsoft AG is celebrating 20 years of successful existence in the market, and we would like to thank you for your support. In October 1997, we began our first consulting activities in the then SAP R/2 and SAP…

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Holiday planning in SAP: simple, fast, and fair

SAP Fiori im HCM, scdsoft Lösungen, Success Stories / 01.04.2015

Holiday planning can be a sensitive topic even in small teams. Inefficient solutions and a lack of transparency make it difficult to manage across the board and create unnecessary work. The larger a company is, the more these problems can…

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