Enterprise resource planning or ERP is being used quite widely among the various organizations irrespective of their size. SAP is one of the leading ERP providers around the globe and it has many versions of SAP to offer to their customers.
SAP ERP central component or commonly known as SAP ECC is an on-premise ERP system.
SAP ERP is one of the most valuable assets that SAP owns. This ERP system has several modules, which provide respective organizations with good control over the key business processes. Implementation os of SAP ERP is a challenging thing to do for the organizations, but it comes with many benefits too. SAP ERP comprises of many modules like Financials, Human Capital Management or HCM, Sales and distribution or SD and Material management or MM and etc. So, managing a new ERP might seem to be difficult initially, especially for those customers who are very new to this ERP.
Below are some reasons why you might upgrade to SAP ERP:
1. Controlling (FICO or CO):
Controlling is the main repository for revenue and costs with every business line within an organization. This module contains all the transactions related cost centers and others.
2. General Ledger (FI-GL):
Managing the accounting functions and accounts are one of the most difficult and important parts and operational areas of a company. The G/L module takes care of the fact that the data in this module are correct and well maintained.
3. Financial Accounting (FI):
This functional module manages the major portion of the financial reports of an organization that are common. This module also allows for managing multiple organizations with their own chart of accounts, languages and currencies for the entire organization and provides the company full control of the financials.
4. Profitability Analysis (Co-PA):
It is a strategic tool that enables an organization to evaluate its says, profitability and different lines that are related to businesses and products offered to the customers.
5. Human Capital Management (HCM):
This particular module is used to target the human resources of an organization. It also allows the organization to deal with the personnel, cost, time management, travel management, recruitment, and other components like e-learning.
6. Account receivables and account payables (Fi-AP and Fi-AR):
Accounts receivable and account payable are two essential parts of every organization.
Managing the transactions that are coming from the deals or those which are being generated by the deals along with the customers are the key part of the business.
7. Sales Distribution (SD):
This particular module enables the user to see the entire flow of the process from the very starting of placing the order to the delivery. This also includes the details like pricing of the order, packing and shipping, etc.
8. Material Management (MM):
Material management manages the stock and procurement functions to make sure the material requirement planning, material of vendors, etc. The authorized personnel gets to see the inventory status of all the products. So, this helps to keep a track of the stocks of the items thus the customers can see the status of the products which they aspire to buy before placing the order.
These are the top reasons why it is beneficial for a business owner to employ and use SAP ERP.
Now, you can easily connect your SAP ECC with the Ecommerce store or CRM to automate the business process!
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