The authors of »SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central«

Luke Marson

Luke Marson is a leader, architect, principal consultant, and globally recognized expert for SAP SuccessFactors solutions and is a certified professional in Employee Central. He is the founder and CEO of the North American office of iXerv, a global SAP SuccessFactors consulting partner that focuses on SAP SuccessFactors HCM suite implementations and Employee Central in particular.
Luke has delivered more than 40 projects in multiple countries across North and Central America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia to organizations of various sizes (up to 240,000 employees) and types in different industries and sectors, including oil and gas, defense, retail, manufacturing, the public sector, telecommunications, and media.
In addition to being an author or coauthor of four SAP PRESS books, a speaker, and a go-to expert on HCM and SAP SuccessFactors topics, Luke is an SAP Mentor alumni, an Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) volunteer, and an active contributor to the SAP Community Network (SCN).

Murali Mazhavanchery

Murali Mazhavanchery is the head of product management at SAP focusing on Employee Central design and development. He has over 15 years of HRIS project management experience. Murali has been around HR functionality for all his professional life. In his past roles, he was an industrial relations manager, an HCM systems implementation consultant, and has now transitioned to building software.

Rebecca Murray

Rebecca Murray is a noted SAP SuccessFactors consultant and recognized as a prominent leader in the Employee Central space. She co-founded Cultiv8 Consulting Inc. in 2011 and continues there as a managing partner. Rebecca specializes in the design and integration of HRIS and talent management solutions including both SAP ERP HCM and SAP SuccessFactors. She has completed numerous global and multi-national implementations in both SAP ERP HCM and SAP SuccessFactors and is considered an innovator in the field of Employee Central with dozens of projects under her belt.

Combining her specialized knowledge with her love for teaching and learning, Rebecca is a HR Advisor for SAPexperts and she speaks widely on her experiences at industry conferences and trade shows around the globe. Rebecca holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering and a master’s degree in business administration. She is an SAP SuccessFactors Certified Professional Consultant in Employee Central and a Dell Boomi AtomSphere Certified Process Developer.

    Current titles

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    SuccessFactors with SAP ERP HCM
    Business Processes and Use

    Amy Grubb, Luke Marson

    644 pages, hardcover

    Become a pioneer of SAP’s next-generation, cloud-based HR solution with this comprehensive guide to SAP SuccessFactors! From cloud computing basics to implementing processes and transactions, get the know-how you need to simplify your HR operation. Updated and revised, additional coverage More about the book

    from $59.99

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    • SAP SuccessFactors: what it is, how it works, and what it can do for you
    • Explore the SAP SuccessFactors suite for your entire HR workflow
    • Simplify business processes in Employee Central and other SAP SuccessFactors modules

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    SAP SuccessFactors Data Migration: SAP ERP HCM to Employee Central

    Luke Marson

    92 pages

    Migrate data from SAP ERP HCM to Employee Central with the PA_SE_IN integration add-on from SAP (now InfoPorter). Get step-by-step instructions for importing metadata, mapping values and fields, and configuring middleware. Extract your data and load it into Employee Central. More about the book

    $24.99

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    • Accelerate your HR data migration for full cloud, cloud hybrid, and side-by-side implementations
    • Configure the data migration piece of SAP’s integration add-on (PA_SE_IN)
    • Extract data from SAP ERP HCM and load it into Employee Central

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    SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
    The Comprehensive Guide

    Luke Marson, Murali Mazhavanchery, Rebecca Murray

    741 pages, hardcover

    Get the most out of SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central! Use its extensive HR functionality, from hiring, termination, time sheets, and benefits programs to integration with SAP ERP and third-party cloud applications. Set up position and workforce management, and maintain payroll More about the book

    approx. $79.99

    coming soon
    Available on 10/26/2017

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    • Set up and configure Employee Central for your core HR requirements
    • Manage your employee data: time management, benefits, payments, and more
    • Learn how to maintain the system after go-live for best results