SYDNEY HARBOUR FORESHORE AUTHORITY

SYDNEY HARBOUR FORESHORE AUTHORITY AND INFORMATION PROFESSIONALS

Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority (SHFA) holds responsibility for the maintenance and/or management of some of Sydney’s most iconic places.  This includes Darling Harbour and Circular Quay among many others.  While the Authority is not of the size of the Department its business is of similar complexity. 
In 2013, the Authority initiated the implementation of an ERP solution in the Cloud or As A Service.  Information Professionals was engaged to develop the business for this implementation and program manage the implementation.  The implementation encompasses a number of modules: Finance, Asset Management, BI and Portal. 
In addition to providing a number of standard service elements for this implementation: 
•    Requirement analysis
•    As-Is and To-Be process review and mapping
•    Organisation Change management and training arrangement
•    Data migration
•    System, integration and security provisioning
Information Professionals has had to specify and design a number of ancillary functions which are currently being developed.  This became a requirement and the SAP ByDesign solution is not able be heavily modified as it is a Software As A Service option.  SharePoint and Web technologies are being used to complement SAP functionality.

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