Becoming a Real-Time Business with SAP Business Suite Powered by SAP HANA


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Becoming a Real-Time Business with SAP Business Suite Powered by SAP HANA

  1. 1. SAP Solution BriefSAP Business Suite Powered by SAP HANABecoming a Real-Time Businesswith SAP® Business SuitePowered by SAP HANA®BenefitsSolutionObjectives Quick Facts©2013SAPAG.Allrightsreserved.
  2. 2. 2 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.ObjectivesDriving your entire businessin real timeRespond in real time to demand changes, providing higher responsiveness.Deliver personalized offers in real time for new customer experiences.Connect to machines in real time to deliver superior service. Empoweremployees with real-time insights for higher engagement. Drive the entirebusiness in real time with SAP® Business Suite software powered by theSAP HANA® platform.1You have to deal with an ever-expandingocean of data – doubling roughly every yearand delivering new business signals that ifwell exploited can lead to new opportunities.Responding to these signals from a dynamicglobal marketplace is essential for you tocontinue innovating in your industry.Changes happen in real time, so you also needto make immediate responses within shorterdecision windows for quicker value deliveredto customers.To stay competitive, your busi-ness has to course-correct in real time. Finally,you need to serve the requirements of theincreasing mobile-enabled populations, whichmeans making all business-relevant informa-tion available at people’s fingertips.Simply maintaining a rich portfolio of prod-ucts and services is not enough. Globalizationhas intensified the competition in a hyper-connected world, requiring your businessto innovate better and move at breakneckspeed, while always making the right busi-ness decisions.Driving your entire businessin real timeBenefits Quick FactsSolution
  3. 3. 3 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.Smarter, faster, and simpler waysto run your businessSAP Business Suite is a comprehensive fam-ily of applications designed to work togetherto help you run your business efficiently andeffectively.SAP Business Suite is now powered by SAPHANA, the next-generation platform, unifyinganalytics and transactions into a single in-memory platform.The result? You can leverageSAP Business Suite to rethink your businessprocesses as needed, embed intelligence intoyour transactions, or simply invent businessmodels not possible before.The software alsoallows real-time planning, execution, reporting,and analysis across your end-to-end businessprocesses.And business users can get unified360-degree views of real-time information – atyour fingertips and on many devices – acrossall SAP Business Suite applications and evenbeyond.2The SAP HANA platform provides the basisfor you to dramatically increase the perfor-mance of your SAP Business Suite applica-tions now and to continue to innovate withoutdisruption on an open platform.SAP Business Suite powered by SAP HANA unifiestransactions and analytics into a single in-memoryplatform for unprecedented business value.Smarter, faster, and simpler waysto run your businessSmarter business innovationsfor new growth opportunitiesFaster business processes to drivebusiness at market speedSimpler business interactions toempower people to decide and actSolution BenefitsObjectives Quick Facts
  4. 4. 4 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.Smarter business innovationsfor new growth opportunitiesAgile businesses appeal to customers by lever-aging smarter business models and processes.SAP Business Suite powered by SAP HANAcan help your business become innovation-driven by allowing you to rethink businessprocesses and invent business models. Forexample, you can gain insights into more gran-ular customer segments and new formats ofdata such as machine sensors and social data.In letting you do so, the software enables yourbusiness to perform predictive analytics thathelp shift monetization models from purelyproduct-driven to service-driven models basedon unique customer preferences.With SAP Business Suite powered by SAPHANA, you can:•• Enable true market differentiation byinventing new data-driven business modelsfor increased market share•• Make smarter decisions by enabling predic-tive analysis and simulation on “Big Data”to minimize risks•• Transform business processes as neededwith embedded intelligence in transactionsto amplify top-line growthBenefitsSolutionObjectives Quick FactsSmarter, faster, and simpler waysto run your businessSmarter business innovationsfor new growth opportunitiesFaster business processes to drivebusiness at market speedSimpler business interactions toempower people to decide and actRenew your business and continue to lead in yourindustry with smarter business innovations.
  5. 5. 5 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.Faster business processes to drivebusiness at market speedWith SAP HANA, SAP Business Suite can helpyour business become data-driven by allowingyou to collect, consolidate, and consume real-time data faster. Long-running transactionsand overnight batch processing are things ofthe past. By unifying transactional and analyti-cal processing on a single real-time platform,you keep your system lean and nimble.Youcan dramatically accelerate core business pro-cesses and evolve toward supporting real-timescenarios. For example, you can provide supe-rior customer service levels by planning alter-native production or fulfillment scenarios whenneeded since you are no longer limited by thevolume of data and the speed to analyze it.SAP Business Suite powered by SAP HANAlets you:•• Reduce operational costs by speeding yourcore business processes with top-performingsoftware•• Open new revenue streams by discoveringnew opportunities with powerful insightgleaned from all data•• Improve customer service by reacting morequickly and precisely to changes with“real”real-time information, for superior customerserviceBenefitsSolutionObjectives Quick FactsSmarter, faster, and simpler waysto run your businessSmarter business innovationsfor new growth opportunitiesFaster business processes to drivebusiness at market speedSimpler business interactions toempower people to decide and actAccelerate the business and your responsesto changes with faster business processes.
  6. 6. 6 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.Simpler business interactions toempower people to decide and actWith SAP HANA, SAP Business Suite enablesyour business to become people driven byproviding you with real-time business insightsto help you decide and act in a simpler way.People can engage anywhere and anytimewith contextual insights from SAP BusinessSuite software data and sources like socialmedia, mobile devices, and machine sensors.The user experience is people-centric, allow-ing users to interrogate real-time informationand follow their trail of thought to find newinsights.The software also simplifies IT by eliminatingthe divide between transactional and analyti-cal databases in one responsive platform.In addition, SAP HANAAnalytics Foundationfor SAP Business Suite3allows real-time oper-ational analytics and reporting on live data anda new class of analytical applications.With SAP Business Suite powered by SAPHANA, you can:•• Simplify business processes with immediateinsight to action to improve effectiveness•• Interact in real time through user-drivenexperiences to increase user adoption•• Streamline IT by bringing together analyt-ics and transactions to reduce total cost ofownershipBenefitsSolutionObjectives Quick FactsSmarter, faster, and simpler waysto run your businessSmarter business innovationsfor new growth opportunitiesFaster business processes to drivebusiness at market speedSimpler business interactions toempower people to decide and act
  7. 7. 7 / 8 ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.A clear, competitive edgeNew technologies like in-memory and mobilecomputing are opening new avenues to com-pletely reshaping your industry by drivingyour entire business in real time. With SAPBusiness Suite powered by SAP HANA, SAPunifies analytics and transactions into a sin-gle in-memory platform to deliver new busi-ness value. And take advantage of a new classof solutions delivered by SAP and partners ontop of SAP HANA to meet new requirementsas your business expands.Staying true to the principles of “innovationwithout disruption and open choices to cus-tomers,” SAP gives you choice. SAP remainscommitted to support its customers’ choiceof database technologies and vendors. SAPBusiness Suite will continue to be offeredon all currently certified databases. SAP willwork with its database partners to supportcontinuous innovation to provide real andeffective choice for mutual customer benefit.If customers choose to migrate to SAP HANA,SAP and its partners provide services to allowcomplete or partial migration and implemen-tation of SAP HANA. You can also benefitfrom comprehensive services from SAP anda large ecosystem of partners so that you cantransform with confidence.Unlock the potential of your business as youcould not imagine before SAP HANA, whateveryour industry and your challenges. SAP HANAultimately transforms the way you uncovernew opportunities, operate your business,and interact with data to make decisions andexecute.You know that success is based on stayingahead of the game. With SAP Business Suitepowered by SAP HANA, you can rely on amodern platform that gives you a clearcompetitive edge.A clear, competitive edgeBenefitsSolutionObjectives Quick Facts
  8. 8. 8 / 8SummaryAs a hyperconnected world keeps speedingup and volume of information grows expo-nentially, best-run businesses need to trans-form into real-time businesses. With SAP®Business Suite software powered by the SAPHANA® platform, drive your entire business inreal time and run smarter, faster, and simpler.Objectives•• Capture new data from sources like socialmedia, mobile devices, or machine sensors•• Drive daily business transactions in realtime•• Analyze in real time large volumes of datafrom SAP Business Suite and new sources– and leverage advanced models like pre-dictive modeling•• Access real-time business insights on anydevice, anytime, anywhere•• Protect existing IT investments andincrease Quick FactsBenefitsSolutionObjectivesCMP23935 (13/01) ©2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.Solution•• Smarter business innovations to let yourethink business processes and inventbusiness models•• Faster business processes through real-time planning, execution, reporting, andanalytics on live data•• Simpler business interactions and real-timebusiness insightsBenefits•• Uncover new growth opportunities to stayahead of the competition•• Dramatically accelerate core businessprocesses to run at market speed•• Inspire people to decide and act in thebusiness moment•• Innovate without disruption on an openplatform•• Get full support from SAP and partnersLearn MoreFor details, visit us on the Web
  9. 9. © 2013 SAP AG. All rights reserved.No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or for any purpose without the express permission of SAP AG.The information contained herein may be changed without prior notice.Some software products marketed by SAP AG and its distributors contain proprietary software components of other software vendors.National product specifications may vary.These materials are provided by SAP AG and its affiliated companies (“SAP Group”) for informational purposes only, withoutrepresentation or warranty of any kind, and SAP Group shall not be liable for errors or omissions with respect to the materials.The only warranties for SAP Group products and services are those that are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanyingsuch products and services, if any. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty.SAP and other SAP products and services mentioned herein as well as their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks ofSAP AG in Germany and other countries.Please see for additional trademark information and notices.ENDNOTES1. As of January 2013, the SAP Supplier Relation-ship Management application is not available withSAP HANA. Future integration is planned.2. SAP remains committed to support its custom-ers’ choices of database technologies and vendors.3. SAP HANA Analytics Foundation for SAPBusiness Suite is a separate package.