Does Your Global Compliance Program Have Teeth?
Global compliance can be tricky At the end of 2022, the Department of Justice (DoJ) ordered a large U.S based conglomerate to pay over $160 million after they made bribe payments to a high-ranking official at Brazil’s state-owned oil company to secure an advantage when bidding on a major $425 million contract. The DoJ found […]
No Extension to SAP ECC 6 and Business Suite 7 Mainstream Support End Date in 2027
Did Christian Klein just burst your SAP bubble? Back in 2020, SAP announced that it would extend the end of mainstream ECC support from 2025 to 2027. At the time, that wasn’t a big surprise. There was speculation among the SAP community that SAP would extend the deadline again. As they say, “Sorry to burst your […]
Data Privacy and Security: A Marriage of Necessity
In today’s digital era, massive data flows are continuously processed daily, with much of that data guiding corporate decisions, producing breakthrough insights, and leveraging competitive advantages. Consequently, a company’s data is frequently its most valuable asset. As the digitized world continues to grow, remote work becomes the norm and companies continue to spread their operations […]
Are You Ready for the Consequences of a Cyberattack?
Cyberattacks don’t just affect an enterprise’s data — in fact, they can affect business’ ability to operate. In some industries, this could mean loss of life! There is one topic at the forefront of every industry event and every conversation I have with executives across the globe: cybersecurity. Computers, smartphones, tablets, and Internet of Things […]
Strategies to Help Win the Fight Against Breast Cancer
The fight to find a cure The fight to increase awareness of and find a cure for breast cancer is ongoing.. To support these goals, Rimini Street’s Team Pink and Nancy Lyskawa, Rimini Street EVP of Global Client Onboarding, hosted two webinars featuring speakers from the nonprofit Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) that provided information […]
Privacy Compliance is a Partnership
Privacy compliance is a critical priority for any organization, as it plays a crucial role in protecting the personal information of customers, clients, and employees. With the increasing amount of personal data being collected and stored by organizations, it is more important than ever to have robust privacy compliance policies and procedures in place to […]
IT Hero: The CISO
Jim Hillier is currently the director and principal advisor for security in the Office of the CTO at Rimini Street, but for years he served as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for a number of organizations. It’s a job that has changed over the years as the Internet of Things (IoT) developed, and today looks […]
Configuration Vs. Customization When Adopting a Composable ERP Strategy
Rimini Street CTO Eric Helmer looks at whether enterprises should customize or configure their ERP system in this latest post in his composable ERP series. Enterprises that look to satisfy most business requirements know that they must modify their out-of-the-box ERP systems. By making adjustments to their SAP or Oracle ERP system, an enterprise can […]
Do ERP Systems and Saab Cars Share the Same Interoperability Issues?
Product marketing thrives on analogies. So, it’s not too surprising that I was struck by a great analogy while driving home from our Pleasanton, CA office, in my new car – well, it’s a new-to-me vintage 19-year-old Saab – after a product session about Rimini Connect™ and interoperability. Avoiding the Bay Bridge (thanks Waze!), I […]