Your SAP S/4HANA journey starts here!

SAP S/4HANA An Introduction







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648 pages, 4th, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-2055-7
648 pages, 4th, updated and revised edition
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
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648 pages, 4th, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-2057-1
Interested in what SAP S/4HANA has to offer? Find out with this big-picture guide! Take a tour of SAP S/4HANA functionality for your key lines of business: finance, manufacturing, supply chain, sales, and more. Preview SAP S/4HANA’s architecture, and discover your options for reporting, extensions, and adoption. With insights into the latest intelligent technologies, this is your all-in-one SAP S/4HANA starting point!
  • Learn what SAP S/4HANA offers your company
  • Explore key business processes and system architecture
  • Consider your deployment options and implementation paths
About the Book About the E-book 648 pages, hardcover, 1.75 in. Chapter 3 by Venkatesh Iyer and Chapter 7 by Rajib Banerjee. Foreword by Matt Schwartz. Reference book format 7 x 10 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (27 MB), EPUB (19 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you’ll learn about:

  1. Functionality

    See how SAP S/4HANA runs your business processes, from finance to supply chain management. Learn about new features for predictive accounting, manufacturing analytics, central procurement, and more.

  2. Key Capabilities

    Make the most of your SAP S/4HANA system. Discover operational and enterprise-wide reporting, extensibility with SAP Business Technology Platform and SAP API Business Hub, and new technologies for machine learning and AI.

  3. Deployment and Implementation

    Set yourself up for a successful deployment. Evaluate your adoption options and consider your approach: new implementation, system conversion, or a selective data transition. Then take your first steps toward implementation with SAP Activate.

Highlights include:

  • Finance
  • Manufacturing
  • Supply chain management
  • Sales, marketing, and commerce
  • Sourcing and procurement
  • Analytics and reporting
  • Industry solutions
  • Intelligent technologies
  • Architecture
  • Extensibility
  • Deployment

Devraj Bardhan is an accomplished global leader for SAP Innovations at IBM. He has led several large transformation projects, driving business growth agenda through innovation and digital efficiencies.

Axel Baumgartl is leading the transformation office for the Global Partner Organization of SAP. In his role, he focuses on accelerating the transformation of operations, processes, and applications to support the activation and enablement of the SAP ecosystem based on his 20 years of experience with SAP transformation projects.

Nga-Sze Choi is the SAP S/4HANA sales and logistics expert working for SAP Business Transformation Services.

Mark Dudgeon is the Global SAP CTO of IBM Global Business Services, SAP Service Line. He has more than 23 years of experience in architecture design and delivery for some of IBM’s largest SAP deployments.

Piotr Górecki is a program manager and enterprise architect working at IBM Global SAP Center of Competence.

Asidhara Lahiri is an SAP Enterprise Architect in IBM India, working on complex SAP implementations for global clients in industries such as consumer products, oil & gas, airlines, and utility.

Bert Meijerink is the SAP S/4HANA Finance lead in the IBM SAP Global Center of Competence. He has more than 35 years of working experience in implementing financial systems worldwide and over 25 years of experience in designing and implementing SAP global templates.

Andrew Worsley-Tonks is an IBM distinguished engineer and the global SAP S/4HANA leader for IBM Services.

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