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SAP SuccessFactors September 2018 Compass

SAP SuccessFactors - September Compass

SAP SuccessFactors - September Compass SAP


The Compass


From SAP SuccessFactors




Hello Readers,

We know you are busy exploring the Q3 production release so we'll keep this short: check out our new training opportunities, 2019 release dates, and blogs by product experts (and, okay, it's not that short...a few other things too), then get back to your September!




Customer spotlight






Gina Williams, Senior Systems Analyst for  CRH / Oldcastle and one of the top 3 most responsive members of the Recruiting community forum,

recently provided tips for writing questions that will elicit quality responses from peers.  Check them out in this guest blog.

Do you have tips about products, team structure, community navigation or other?  Send us a line or two at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  




Road to the release 




Latest Release


It's here!  The Q3 production release went live on September 15.  



2019 release dates are now available.  Find them on the Product & Release Updates page.

User Id


We now have a public release landing page accessible to team members who cannot access the community.




Community and peer to peer connection





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Praise for partners

SAP SuccessFactors partners add immense value to our community by sharing their expertise.  Huge thank yous to consultants Hari Prasad, Dilip Kumar and Travis Pulk for major contributions during the first half of this year!  Read more.

An admin SuccessConnect

For those who missed it, we're pulling the top admin-centered content from the event to this post on the community and will highlight in next month's Compass. 


Take our new tour...

Click the "Start Tour" button at the top of the homepage or side of any other page for a guide to navigating the community's sections and offerings.




Product Pointers




Thanks to our services team for writing up smart product tips in advance of SuccessConnect.  Check out the Feature Highlights sections on some of the product pages for their insights, plus...


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Read about how expansions to Employee Central Global Benefits better support US benefits plans here.


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Enjoy an enhanced homepage, improved navigation, and more seamless talent processes in the redesigned Android app for SAP SuccessFactors Mobile. 




Innovation ALERTS




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Fiori UX universal push to production in Q4 2018

The Fiori User Experience including Fiori UI, Homepage and People Profile will be applied to production environments with the Q4 2018 production release on 1 December. Customers who have NOT enabled these features will notice the change in their produc-tion environment(s). View the Community and SAP Help Portal details.

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PMv11 and PMv12 Deprecation

All customers must be migrated to PMv12 Acceleration (PMv12A) by end of Q1 2019. To enable PMv12A, simply access the Upgrade Center, locate "PM v12 Acceleration" under your Recommended Upgrades and follow the steps provided.  For detailed information, refer to the Upgrading to PMv12A FAQ. Stay informed by visiting the Customer Community.  

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All upcoming retirements

Please visit the Customer Community to stay informed of all upcoming retirements.


NEW 2020 - Learning Administration Interface Flash Replacement

Q4 2018 – Apply by LinkedIn

Q4 2018 – iOS 10 no longer supported

Q4 2018 – Learning Catalog Search 2.0 




Support and services





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SAP Live Class training

Access new and expanded training offerings in a combo virtual/face-to-face format with SAP Live Class!






The latest in Launchpad

Launchpad is streamlining its Expert Chat and Contact Us menus to simplify your experience.  Learn more about what we are already doing.  Then, help us make it easier for you to select components or expert areas when creating new Incidents, Expert Chats or Schedule an Expert sessions.  Choose from two proposals for an improved list in this online survey.




Research round up




Social Performance Management:talent management insights inspired by the Tour de France By Steven Hunt




Four Recruiting Trends Prove this Digital Practice is Archaic By Jeff Mills




How Leadership Behaviors Impact Employee Wellbeing By Cassie Batz




See more at SAP SucessFactors Research Center








For a summary of all upcoming webinars and live events, check the
community's Events page and be sure to opt in to receive our monthly events




Learn more and register to attend: 

Recruiting VIP Roadshow 

Learning and Career Development 

2 sides to talent management 

End to end hiring process.

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ASUG experience for HR and Payroll

Spend two days covering SAP and SAP SuccessFactors payroll and benefits, HR hot topics, and innovation trends from October 9-11 in Toronto, Canada. Visit the website and register now!

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ASUG Express: SuccessConnect essentials

Connect with SAP product experts, partners, and each other to explore topics from SuccessConnect Vegas in a city near you. This event is complimentary thanks to generous sponsors. Review the details and register today!


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