What is SAP S/4 HANA?
The Platform for Next-Generation Applications and Analytics
Introducing SAP S/4HANA, the next-generation business suite designed to help you run simple in the digital economy. This new suite is built on our advanced in-memory platform, SAP HANA, and offers a personalized user experience with SAP Fiori.
Why is SAP S/4HANA a
SAP S/4HANA is the next-generation business suite designed to Run Simple in a digital economy. Built for the revolutionary SAP S/4 HANA in-memory computing platform, it fundamentally redefines how enterprise software creates value across industries with instant insight. SAP S/4HANA also personalizes the user experience on any device and natively connects to Big Data, the Internet of Things, and business and social networks - all in real time.
Connect to people, devices, Big Data, and business networks in real time to achieve the previously unimagined.
Run every process at unprecedented speeds, eliminating batch processing.
Eliminate indices, aggregates, and redundancies to meaningfully reduce data footprint and total cost of ownership.
Perform powerful predictive analytics and simulations using real-time data – even live during strategy meetings.
Accelerate user adoption and business value with an intuitive, personalized user experience for every device.
Accelerate deployment with on-premise and cloud editions.
What is In-Memory Computing?
In-memory computing is an innovative technology that improves business processes by combining rapid database transactions with real-time data analytics. This database system relies on main memory for data storage versus a disk storage mechanism which makes for faster access to the database and all associated information. The SAP S/4 HANA platform leverages in-memory computing to speed up data-intensive process, reduce complexity and accelerate the value delivered from IT.
Run powerful in-database analytics leveraging massively parallel processing and in-memory columnar storage architecture.
In addition to being an in-memory data platform, SAP S/4 HANA was designed with the functionality to serve as an application foundation for a new breed of enterprise applications.
SAP S/4 HANA provides libraries for predictive, planning, text processing, spatial, and business analytics, making it an ideal platform for building and deploying next-generation, real-time applications and analytics.
SAP S/4 HANA Highlights
Find valuable and actionable information from their mass amounts of data
With SAP In-Memory Computing customers get groundbreaking innovations in hardware and software
Accelerate business processes with rapid analysis and reporting
Invent new business models and processes
Reduce Total cost of ownership (TCO) with less hardware and maintenance