SAP is a German multi-national company founded in 1972 by 5 former IBM Engineers namely: Dietmaar Hopp, Hasso Platner, Klaus Tschira, Claus Wellenreuther, and Hans-Werner Hector. To this day, SAP is the leading provider of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software worldwide. SAP ERP is used to integrate processes across various functions of small and medium-sized businesses.
SAP helps boost productivity and effectively promotes collaboration within your workforce. It enables companies to work in a shared database, so, everyone has access to the same information. SAP allows businesses of all sizes to align their strategies and ensure that managers, employees, and executives are focused on more important tasks. This gives you the confidence that everybody consistently performs and is working towards the same short-term and long-term goals.
The software facilitates different operations of your company, like accounting, inventory, supplies and distribution, manufacturing, project management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and a lot more. SAP is widely used in various industries and has around 350,000 customers in over 180 countries. The tech giant spearheaded monumental changes in the way companies do business.
This powerful tool manages complex business units and transforms them into a single system. This allows seamless transaction and enhanced customer relationship because you don’t have to rely on multiple programs to process orders. By using SAP software, you are able to track your business’ performance with precision. You can also see if there are any weak-spots that you can improve in. Furthermore, you get added savings that come along with greater efficiency and process standardization within the company.
Throughout the years, SAP has been committed to working on developing a sustainable corporate energy strategy, aiming to help companies increase profits, engage people and communities, and protect natural resources to have a positive economic, environmental, and social impact for the coming generations.