The following articles guides you everything about SAP ERP Systems. The first question which arises in our mind “what is SAP” ?andwhat is SAP ERP software?, which is the best SAP module and which module has a best scope for bright future ??
What does SAP stands for – SAP stands for Systems, Applications and Products in data processing.
SAP is an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system by SAP AG, company based out of Walldorf in Germany. AG is derived from the German word AKtiengesellschaft. According to German Language SAP Stands for Systeme, Anwendungen und Produkte in Der Datenverarbeitung. SAP software suite that is being implemented as part of re-engineering and Provides end to end solutions for financial, logistics, distribution, inventories. Present scenario large number of companies are using sap software for their day to day business activities. After the hugely successful R/3, SAP created more and more niche software like Customer Relationship Management (CRM), SRM, XI (now called Process Integration or PI) and once again living up to the standards of SAP by maintaining tight integration with their core ECC software. The newest version of the suite is SAP ECC 6.0.
SAP Founded in and around 1972 by five IBM engineers Hopp, Wellenreuther, Hector, Tschira and Plattner
SAP R/1 :–The first version of SAP software was launched in and around 1972 known as the “R/1 system. R” stands for real-time data processing. it is one tier architecture in which three layers Presentation, Application and Database are installed in one system/server(one – Presentation + Application + Database)
SAP R/2 :-In 1979 second version of SAP R/2 was released. with IBM’s database and a dialogue-oriented business application. SAP R/2 to handle different languages and currencies. R/2 is 2 tier architecture in which three layers Presentation, Application and Database are installed in two separate server. (Server one – Presentation, Server two – Application + Database
SAP R/3 :–SAP upgraded R/2 to R/3. SAP R/3 is the client/server version of the software and it is 3 tier architecture in which three layers Presentation, Application and data base are installed in three server/system. Server one – Presentation, Server Two – Application, server Three – Database
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|SAP FICO Module||SAP FICO Stands for FI (Financial Accounting) and CO (Controlling). SAP FICO is the important module of ERP and both FI and CO modules stores the financial transactions data.|
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|SAP PP||SAP PP is one the important module in SAP system. It handles all business process related to production of a company. In SAP R/3 system modular data is classified as master data and transaction data where the master data is defined as the individual module objects. PP Master data must be used before use of transactions.|
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|Industry Solutions of SAP|
|Aerospace & Defense||Life Sciences|
|Automative||Logistics Service Prod.|
|Consumer Product||Oil & Gas|
|Defense & Security||Pharmaceutical|
|Higher Education||Professinal Services|
SAP FICO Stands for FI (Financial Accounting) and CO (Controlling). SAP FICO is the imp module of ERP and both Finance and Controlling modules stores the financial transactions data. The ‘FI (Financial Accounting)’ records, collects, and processes financial transactions or information on a real-time basis to provide the necessary inputs for external (statutory) reporting purpose. SAP CO plays an important role for the management decision making purpose and for the internal reporting purpose
|General Ledger accounting||Cost Element Accounting|
|Accounts Receivables||Cost Center Accounting.|
|Accounts Payable||Profit Center Accounting|
|Asset Accounting||Internal Orders|
|Bank Accounting||Product Cost Controlling|
|Special Purpose Ledger|
SAP MM ( Material Management ) is one of the imp module in SAP ERP software and it supports the procurement and inventory functions occurring in day-to-day business operations. This MM module contains many aspects such as purchasing, goods receiving, material storage, consumption-based planning, and inventory. SAP MM module is fully integrated with other modules in the SAP R/3 System such as FICO, SD, QM, PM, PP, and WM.
The Production Planning application module is used to plan and control the manufacturing activities of a company. consists of all system configuration, master data, , and complete solution to Produce process.
SAP SD ( Sales and Distribution ) is important module of SAP and it is a part of logistics. The main activities of SD are sales order handling, distribution of shipments to customers, billing process, customer invoice, delivery. SD module is fully integrated with other modules in the SAP R/3 System such as Finance, Purchasing(MM), Production Planning(PP).
SAP Human Resources manages complete employee life cycle and payroll. All aspects are covered from training to appraisal.
SAP Systems contains three layers such as Presentation Layer, Application Layer and Database Layer.
SAP offering various applications along with the ERP SAP to meet the customer requirement. The important applications of SAP are as follows.
Why is SAP certification qualified? It proves that SAP's training qualifications are globally recognized and furthermore they have skills that have been refined through rigorous learning and hands-on experiences in the fields chosen by each It is because it is what you do. In SAP, certification qualification programs are prepared for each priority area and skill level. The target is SAP partner, customer, end user. We prepare optimum certification qualifications according to various purposes such as refining SAP's skills and widening the range of knowledge.