SAP S/4 HANA 1909 Overview – Key Innovations
On the 20th of September SAP has released to the general availability of the latest, Intelligent and extensive version of ERP software. The leading-edge software has lead to the foundation of the Digital core ensuring intelligence in automation. This blog covers the complete overview of the latest SAP S/4 Hana 1909.
Today, many organizations are doing SAP S/4 HANA upgrades from SAP S/4HANA 1511 to 1909 or 1610 to 1909. This may be common for any business software as part of Licensing agreements and Regulations. This article describes how to approach upgrades as an opportunity rather than an inconvenience. Upgrading should be looked at as an opportunity to get “the latest”. The SAP provides upgrade paths for SAP software releases to the latest current release. Usually, customers can upgrade directly from one release to another release if the release is in a mainstream maintenance period. In the example above, SAP S/4HANA 1511 is up to 31.12.2020.
Organizations feel upgrading is a daunting task and often postponed with the assumption that the processes will be complicated and may take an extended period contract that may involve significant cost. This may potentially lead to a situation where the system cannot be upgraded in a single step because of technological dependencies and constraints.
What is the foundation for an SAP S/4HANA 1909? We consider these four aspects:
An architecture that delivers a scalable foundation to transact at the highest possible automation.
A system of intelligence that supports and steers the business using embedded analytics, simulation, prediction, and decision support to run a LIVE business
An end-to-end experience that can be faster implemented, consumed and adapted
Open architecture to allow connectivity and adoption of micro-services
What makes the Digital Core intelligent?
A Modern Age User Experience: Keeping the hands free ERP in Mind by 2020 the revolutionary up-gradation with features natural language processing and conversational user interface.
Automaton of Business Process: Enhanced automation enabling streamlined workflow and enhanced business operation resulting in reduced operating costs.
Future-ready Business operation: A streamlined architecture and technology ensuring advanced service
Highlights in SAP S/4HANA 1909
With SAP S/4HANA 1909 we have Innovations in the 5th wave. We’ve further expanded our core and continued to re-architect our data model enabling customers to benefit from the latest innovations.
Manufacturing Industry :
The predictive material and resource planning (PMRP)application resulting in the inability to forecast the demand of the component with predictive material and resource management as a result of which reduces the inventory carrying costs. Simplified MRP logic supporting interactive planning with simulation deriving component and capacity demands in every aspect. In order to carry out the process of the operation, the system creates simplified data based on material resource planning and real-time operational data. Using all this data as reference for PMRP.
In the Customizing activity for single-screen entry, you can define a standard profile with a nearly empty screen for confirmations. This screen will be displayed until you enter a confirmation number or order and operation number in the confirmation application.
In order to achieve optimum inventory accuracy and also the inventory situation in your stock Deadstock analysis app assisting you in daily work in inventory analysis displaying outdated stock. And the advanced Fiori app capable of predicting the slow or nonmoving an idea for further development of material.
The group reporting option is available since the previous version of SAP S/4 Hana since September 2018. This version answers issues such as intercompany reconciliation and matrix consolidation2E
Further integrating financial planning with sap cloud analytics which gives a better and transparent view to analyze both financial and non-financial. With the help of Sap Analytics for the cloud (SAC) Integrated with SAP S/4 Hana resulting availability of real-time business insights.
Sales and distribution:
With SAP S/4HANA 1909, to enable workflow for sales documents, The key good thing about this new feature is to extend the sales department capabilities by providing the progress for sales quotations, for sales orders, and for-credit memorandum requests. it’s currently doable to show and manage approval workflows in “My Inbox”. additionally, to the current, you receive workflow notifications throughout the approval progress process, and you’ll be able to modify the progress, for credit memo requests, to the new approval standing for sales documents. simple navigation to the sales order document from the approval progress is currently additionally doable.
Moreover, It tends to additionally add intelligence to Sales and Distribution processes. observance delivery performance using prognostic analytics in SAP S/4HANA permits for in-time provide of procurance processes to transportation designing, picking, packing, and shipping within the delivery method.
R&D / Engineering:
Access-control management helps to boost compliance with internal and external (customer provided) tips and rules help to protect data and you can manage access to the pre phases of the project.
Optimized integration between production and warehouse process which gives you better- centralized management over repetitive production warehouse management.
Environment Health and safety:
The advanced emission forecasting capability helps you analyze and predict environmental risks. With the help of Machine learning time series predictive models analyzing the previous data, the system forecasts the emission values.
With the latest analytics SAP Fiori App, you can visualize and analyze the impact of substances on sales, supplier, and production. This integration of dangerous goods management into the sales and delivery process helps you to examine relevant classified products throughout the sales quotations and sales order processes. just in case no compliant transport is feasible, sales things can get blocked.
Sourcing and Procurement:
Intelligence is delivered to our Line of Business Sourcing and procurance by our digital assistant the SAP copilot and therefore facilitate to execute procurance processes. On top, the LoB additionally makes use of the latest machine learning algorithms to change processes and resolve problems. It’s all concerning intelligence
In order to reduce the data redundancy and other congestion in SAP S/4 HANA 1909 the latest digital core as helped to the advancement of optimized business operation in multiple industries by minimizing the Data complexity, system architecture, and centralized management.
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