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SAP S/4HANA Cloud - Get ready for the digital age 2019

Digital changes the world and offers new opportunities – and requirements - for businesses in all industries. To run ahead, you need to be able to offer new services, explore new markets and better focus on your customers. Don’t be held back by outdated enterprise systems that can’t support new business models and processes. What’s needed is an intelligent ERP system that supports transformation and delivers modern, intelligent capabilities that will deliver instant value and grow with your business.  

SAP S/4HANA Cloud – the intelligent ERP.

SAP S/4HANA Cloud is taking ERP into the digital age. It is the intelligent cloud ERP from the trusted market leader that delivers the latest innovations and unparalleled industry expertise. With SAP S/4HANA Cloud you have the confidence to grow and change at any speed, with a real-time view of your business and the ability to act instantly – and wisely - on that insight.

  • Make ERP Intelligent: Intelligent ERP acts as your co-pilot, eliminating repetitive tasks and helping you focus on what’s important, by making intelligent suggestions based on business patterns and employee behavior.
  • Deliver instant value: Operate at cloud speed and ensure all your global sites get the latest best practices, innovations and updates - automatically and regularly.
  • Ensure business impact: Drive continuous transformation and create differentiation with an ERP that is simple to use, configure and extend. 

"SAP S/4HANA Cloud. Run Ahead."

Make ERP Intelligent

Deliver Instant Value

Ensure Business Impact

Businesses are constantly challenged to improve their operations and transform their business to keep pace with customers’ expectations.

 Organizations need intelligent systems that eliminate redundant tasks, make predictive recommendations and learn from business patterns and employee behavior.

As the digital economy hastens the pace of change, businesses need enterprise systems that will provide access to the latest technologies and deliver instant value, while providing the agility and flexibility to adapt to changing business conditions. 

Change is a journey, not a destination. As companies embark on the journey of business transformation, they need systems that can grow and adapt to their needs. Systems need to deliver modern capabilities to enable differentiation and long-term impact.


Deliver a digital edge

  • With powerful analytics, you’ll get instant visibility into every aspect of your business and move beyond automation to intelligent, predictive suggestions delivered in-context to users. Leverage actionable insights to quicken decisions, maximize resources and drive profitability.
  • Gain access to next generation innovations, from machine learning, artificial intelligence to IoT, to eliminate low-value and redundant steps and help users quickly identify areas requiring attention and action.
  • Put machine learning to work as a co-pilot, where users receive notifications and reminders to drive action and decisions at the speed of thought. 


Leverage SAP HANA & SAP Leonardo: Overcome complexity with a natively intelligent architecture based on machine learning and in-memory technologies.
Excite and drive productivity through a digital age user experience: Deliver intuitive user experiences and powerful co-pilot capabilities to increase productivity and improve decision-making.

  • With SAP S/4HANA Cloud, your organization can adopt the latest best practices, innovations and updates at
    cloud speed.
  • Keep up with accelerated innovation with multiple releases per year, delivered seamlessly with new capabilities for your organization to leverage.
  • Leverage advanced cloud services, provided by the leader in enterprise cloud solutions, to deploy around the globe within hours.
  • Take advantage of the flexibility and power of the open SAP Cloud Platform for extending and integrating applications, or creating new apps, to complement your digital needs.
  • Drive continuous business transformation with an ERP platform that can grow and adjust to suit your future needs.
  • Create differentiation within your market with innovative industry capabilities that provide leading-edge capabilities
  • Leverage systems that are simple to use, configure and extend so your organization can focus on getting the most from the system, not worrying about maintenance, upgrades or sunset schedules.
  • Tap into a strong ecosystem of partners who deliver change management and deployment services, custom apps and add-ons and other value-adding offerings.
  • SAP is committed to ensuring complete customer satisfaction, providing world-class software-as-a-service complemented by a full breadth of customer lifecycle management services.

Reasons to believe

  • Manage your company with end-to-end visibility
  • Instant insights help ensure timely and informed decisions
  • Accelerate and optimize processes across the organization
  • Improve cross-departmental efficiencies by connecting critical tasks, groups and people like never before
  • Accelerate transactions and increase productivity with best of breed business processes
  • Drive higher employee productivity with intuitive, role-based experiences
  • Drive accelerated innovation across the organization
  • Ensure consistent global adoption of the latest technologies and best practices
  • Extract maximum value from all your IT resources by leveraging extensibility and integration capabilities
  • Add users, subsidiaries or processes easily
  • Adapt processes based on learnings and insights
  • Increase organizational agility and respond to market and customer changes more rapidly
  • Achieve transparency on usage and adoption
  • No hidden costs, no infrastructure to support
  • Eliminate maintenance and upgrade costs


Comprehensive best-of-breed process coverage including:

    1. Streamlined procure to pay
    2. Accelerated plan to product
    3. Optimized order to cash
    4. Increased HR connectivity
    5. Integrated core finance
    6. Flexible project services
    7. Proactive preventative maintenance
    8. Demand driven manufacturing
  1. Powerful, contextual analytics provide instant – and predictive - insight
  2. Digital age intuitive experience with Digital Assistant support
  3. SAP Leonardo delivers intelligent technologies such as machine learning that assist users to take the right actions in the moment
  4. SAP HANA combines analytics and transactional processing into a single platform, enabling real-time visibility and a single data source across planning, transactional and analytical data 


  • In-memory SaaS cloud infrastructure
  • Breakthrough user experience
  • Industry-leading PaaS delivered by the SAP Cloud Platform enables customers to extend and integrate applications
  • Fully managed by SAP ensures you can run and update your ERP seamlessly
  • Industry-leading best practices based on 40 years of experience with enterprise-ready functionality for manufacturing, professional services plus a complete roadmap adding more industries during the next months
  • Proven methodology helping to tune proven best practices into differentiating business processes
  • Global and local reach
  • Solutions for the entire enterprise (CRM, HR, purchasing, etc)
  • SAP truly understands what it takes to run large enterprise ERP in the Cloud

SAP is the fastest growing Enterprise Cloud Company at scale

  • 110M+ users = industry’s largest base of cloud users
  • 30+ solutions = industry’s most comprehensive cloud portfolio
  • 37M+ users = the leading social business platform
  • $820B+ trade revenue = the largest, most global, and comprehensive business network
  • 42M+ travelers = use Concur to manage travel and expenses, the most in the world
  • $3B+ run rate = annualized run rate in SAP Cloud business

SAP S/4HANA Cloud Customer Examples:

  • An innovative event company in Canada went live on SAP S/4HANA Cloud in just 5 weeks. As a fast-growing business, they needed to improve their business processes and wanted a solution that was both flexible and agile. S/4HANA Cloud will help them optimize their finance processes, for better cash flow management and project profitability tracking to support their continued accelerated growth.
  • A global manufacturer with operations across the world was struggling to optimize supply chain processes across their different subsidiaries and divisions. With SAP S/4HANA and SAP S/4HANA Cloud, this customer adopted a 2-tier ERP strategy that enabled them to deliver a standardized ERP system to their international divisions via the public cloud, while managing their more complex ERP installation on premise at the headquarters location. S/4HANA Cloud provided an agile, low-cost and scalable solution for divisions to manage their supply chains.
  • A global information consulting company chose SAP S/4HANA Cloud to improve resource forecasting and project profitability analysis. Prior to S/4HANA Cloud, this customer struggled to get a comprehensive view of their business as data resided in multiple systems, making reporting error-prone and effort-intensive. With SAP S/4HANA Cloud, the customer is now able to manage their business in real-time, providing instant insights to management wherever and whenever they are needed. 


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