SAP Announces SAP S / 4HANA 1709, the new release of the next-generation SAP ERP suite that incorporates SAP Leonardo’s predictive and machine-learning capabilities into core business processes to help companies stay competitive in contexts fast-moving business. SAP S / 4HANA 1709 is also available in customized versions for functional areas and market segments.
“This latest release represents a new step forward in providing our customers the level of innovation they need to launch successful digital strategies,” said Uwe Grigoleit, SAP S / 4HANA Go-to-Market general manager and senior vice president, SAP . “The new release allows businesses to simply manage their business in live mode by integrating new smart applications by leveraging SAP Leonardo’s predictive and machine-learning capabilities directly into the digital core.”
Nuove applicazioni in SAP S/4HANA powered by SAP Leonardo
SAP S / 4HANA is the next-generation SAP ERP suite, designed specifically for SAP HANA, a leading market-based in-memory platform that makes it possible to “live” business management. New applications included in SAP S / 4HANA 1709 provide insight and business information in real time, freeing resources from repetitive tasks. Some examples:
- SAP Cash Application studies matching criteria from your business history data to automatically associate invoices with incoming payments. This allows you to create more shared shared service centers and allows financial managers to free up time to dedicate themselves to more strategic activities.
- The SAP Fiori apps for consumer contracts allow you to predict the expiration of the contract or the exhaustion of the products in advance to allow trading and business relationships with the most effective vendors. By integrating SAP Predictive Analytics, customers can now estimate contract consumption directly from the application and update the model using their data, all with one click.
More support for the vertical and line-of-business needs
Recognizing the specific features of different industries, SAP S / 4HANA 1709 offers new functionality for the mining, processing and retail industry, and facilitates adoption in companies in every sector.
I miglioramenti della release SAP S/4HANA 1709 rispondono anche alle esigenze degli utenti di diverse funzioni aziendali. Gli esempi includono:
- Finance: SAP Financial Closing cockpit is a key part of SAP S / 4HANA 1709, which offers customers the ability to make quicker closure of tax operations while meeting regulatory requirements. Business users can gain greater transparency and visibility during the closing cycle, increasing productivity through automated closing operations and improved user experience.
Supply Chain: Continuing the supply chain’s previous version scan, the SAP Transportation Management application is now integrated into the core. This provides convergence between the supply chain and the production system, from design and forecast to production and transportation.
Marketing and Sales: The new release allows companies to harmonize invoices, prices, services, and other customer driven processes for companies with distinct on-premise or private cloud strategies.
Manufacturing: Available with the new version, SAP S / 4HANA Manufacturing’s production, design and operation solution combines design, extended production operations and complex assembly solutions into a single, powerful, intuitive user experience that covers all production planning and business operating processes. Manufacturing companies can now minimize production breaks resulting from routing modifications, simply managing job orders and production orders through proactive use of production impact analysis, using the latest design template and enterprise data in real time.