SAP ERP or SAP ECC is SAP AG's Enterprise Resource Planning, an integrated software solution that incorporates the key business functions of the organization.
SAP ERP consists of several modules, including utilities for marketing and sales, field service, product design and development, production and inventory control, human resources, finance and accounting. SAP ERP collects and combines data from the separate modules to provide the company or organization with enterprise resource planning.Benefits:
As part of the vision to bring SAP to all types and sizes of businesses; SAP AG introduced its mySAP platform which is fully scalable and can be adjusted to the size and ever changing processes of the companies which implement it.
mySAP was introduced to connect company e-commerce solutions with existing ERP application using up-to-date Web Technologies.In total the new mySAP platform comprises of four different layers which can be implemented accordingly and they are:
Industry Specific SAP Solutions
SAP offers solutions for more than 20 different industries. Among these are:
SAP's automotive solution allows companies to closely manage their extensive networks of customers, partners and suppliers through improving their current business practices and making them more efficient. The solution includes best practices which support critical business processes; providing full visibility into enterprise data resulting in increased speed and flexibility across the board.
This banking solution is entirely scalable and provides a flexible environment for incorporating new technologies, core processes and internet developments. The solution seamlessly connects the banks front-office activities with its back-office systems and results in low cost, real-time processing of financial transactions.
Customers are able to manage everything from sales and operations planning, recipe and batch management, quality management and supply change operations with SAPs chemical solution. Profit reports, process control and production execution can also be monitored.
SAP for Healthcare aims to provide a complete solution for all administrative and clinical processes. It has been specifically designed with growth in mind and integrates all healthcare processes in one place.
Logistics Service Providers
This solution was designed closely with many of the industry's leading companies and is able to handle vast order volumes and support complex business processes in fulfilment, procurement, returns management, warehousing and value-added logistics.
SAP for mining allows management of assets and operations and lets you control global supply chain networks; helping to reduce costs and increase productivity.
Oil and Gas
There are a number of different challenges facing companies in the oil and gas industries ranging from; rising hydrocarbon prices to satisfying shareholders to facing heavy pressures from customers and regulators. SAP for Oil and Gas offers a set of solutions that allows you to leverage key data, manage assets effectively and maximize cash flow.
SAP for public sector electronically connects public administrations with businesses, suppliers and customers via the Internet; thus improving communications, streamlining services and cutting costs.
SAP for Retail provides a comprehensive solution specifically designed for today's retail environment where consumers expect high quality, good selection and great customer service. This solution allows retailers to keep on top of their forecasting and planning, stock allocation and stock replenishment as well as every other step along the retail value chain.