SAP is one of the leading and largest vendors of ERP or enterprise resource planning software solutions in addition to other related enterprise applications that serve a wide range of industry verticals. Their ERP system is one of the best in the market, enabling clients to run a comprehensive range of business processes, including sales and production, operations, accounting, human resources, and finance, all with the help of an integrated SAP software solutions environment. This kind of seamless integration between business processes allows for efficient information flow between one SAP component and the next, while eliminating the need for tedious, redundant, and error-ridden data entry. The optimization also helps businesses to enforce better operational, financial, and legal controls, while facilitating more efficient use of the organization’s resources, from manpower and machines, to every other production capacity.
SAP is a leader in neatly integrated ERP software programs. SAP software solutions include a wide variety of basic models and departmental applications that work symphonically, resulting in one of the most powerful ERP software systems used by hundreds, if not thousands of organizations worldwide. Beyond the basic modules and applications on offer in the SAP software solutions suite, the company also offers a wide range of industry and task specific add on programs and solutions. These modules and programs fall under several categories, including Accounting, Logistics, Human Resources, Technology, and other Modules that require separate installation.
Some modules can be broken down into several other sub categories to cater to specific business operations as well as other industry requirements. Other critical submodules offered by SAP include systems for finance, sales and distribution, controlling, material management, and human resources. These modules can be bought and used separately, although integration is possible and made easy for seamless organization between different, but critically interconnected business departments.
Author: Rajesh Bhayani & Sanjay Kotekar
About Rajesh Bhayani
Rajesh Bhayani is a Senior Consultant at Knack Systems with over 30 years of global experience in SAP Consulting, Procurement, Production Planning, and Training functions across Oil & Gas, Infrastructure, and EPC companies of world stature. He has handled key roles as Senior Consultant (SAP S/4HANA Project Leader), General Manager-Procurement, Group Procurement Manager, Head of Procurement & Materials Management, and Senior General Manager. Rajesh is proficient in evaluating functional demands and translating them into a business model. He has profound knowledge of all peripheral SAP Solutions & extensions and SAP S/4HANA POC system implementations. He is a Six Sigma Black Belt holder and ISO Internal auditor, skilled in re-engineering, process improvement, system implementation, and streamlining initiatives related to supply chain, general management, and procurement functions.
About Sanjay Kotekar
Sanjay is a Senior Consultant at Knack Systems with 15+ years of SAP experience, working in different industries. He is an SAP Certified Application Associate in S/4HANA Sales and has extensive consulting experience in implementation, pre-sales, and support. Sanjay holds an MBA in Marketing from Karnatak University and a BE in Mechanical Engineering from Karnataka University, Dharwad.