A Faster Start in Financials with SAP rapid-deployment solutions
Are you weary of the uncertainty associated with traditional SAP Finance implementation projects? Do you need a more agile solution deployment based on SAP’s Best Practices? Do you need to keep implementation costs to an absolute minimum? Then learn how our SAP rapid-deployment solution offerings for Finance can help.
SAP rapid-deployment solutions enable you to quickly and affordably deploy SAP solutions for specific business requirements at a low service-to-software ratio. The solutions enable low total cost of implementation by providing – at a predictable price, which effectively eliminates cost overruns and project delays – a ready-to-consume combination of
- SAP software – Broad portfolio coverage supporting cloud, hybrid, and on-premise landscapes
- Best practices – Content delivering guidance and configuration for best business practices and best implementation practices
- Predefined services from partners and SAP – the timeline of the project is predefined so you know exactly how long the implementation will take.
The cost and scope of your solution is defined up front and you are provided with implementation methodology, tools, and accelerators to guide your teams, reduce your risk, and accelerate your time-to-value.
SAP rapid-deployment solutions for Finance – What does SAP offer?
SAP rapid-deployment solutions are available for most of the processes featured in our End-to-End scenarios for Finance. With these solutions we deliver a low-cost, predefined scope implementation based on SAP Best Practices. They are complete, ready-to-run installations. By fixing the scope, the requirements definition process (blueprinting) is streamlined and standardized and the focus in on scope validation and solution deployment.
By using our rapid-deployment solutions for Finance you can quickly reduce manual work, automate and standardize your processes, help ensure your accounting and operational compliance and improve your risk management. Additionally, you can benefit from the new in-memory database and fast analytics technology by HANA as well as mobility solutions for finance to quickly mobilize their enterprise. These supporting solutions are also available as rapid-deployment solutions from SAP.
The SAP Solution Explorer tool and Value Maps help to identify the business priorities and strategic solutions SAP offers based on your industry, line of business, or technology needs. The following graphic portrays the SAP Value Map for Finance. You can also see for which End-to-End (E2E) Solutions rapid-deployment solutions are available.
Before we look at the individual package in more detail, note that many of the rapid-deployment solutions presented here require SAP ERP (Financials) as a platform and are designed for enhancing existing installations. Moreover SAP is offering dedicated foundation packages for new implementations. For details please refer to SAP ERP rapid deployment solutions.
Learn more about SAP ERP Foundation Extension: http://scn.sap.com/community/rapid-deployment/blog/2014/08/05/rapid-deployment-of-sap-erp-further-steps-to-simplification-taken
We’ll now take a look at the SAP rapid deployment solutions available for each E2E scenario and where applicable learn how customers are using these packages. Select the end-to-end scenario you are interested for more information:
- Financial Planning and Analysis
- Accounting and Financial Close
- Treasury and Financial Risk Management
- Collaborative Finance Operations
- Enterprise, Risk and Compliance Management
Explore our packages in more detail
Learn about the solution scope and individual service offering for each of solutions featured in this document in SAP Service Marketplace under http://service.sap.com/rds-finance. Here you can find positioning material, presentations as well as demos, enablement sessions and contacts. In the so called “Step-by-Step Guide” you can learn more about the tools and accelerators provided in each package, and access the business process descriptions,configuration guides etc. to implement the solution.
Find out more on SCN: http://scn.sap.com/community/rapid-deployment
Solution Master Guides for Finance
Solution Master Guides are the starting point for technical implementations of SAP Financials Solutions. The Master Guides are used to get an overview of the end-to-end solution, its software units, and its scenarios from a technical perspective. It also provides more detailed information on SAP Best Practices documentation, technical components required, software dependencies and relevant SAP rapid-deployment solutions. The business scenarios presented provide examples of how you can use SAP software in your company. Learn more about Solution Master Guides here.
If this Blog has helped you understand more about SAP rapid deployment solutions and our Finance offering and you would like to know more, please see SAP rapid-deployment solutions for Finance, or contact Helen Apps Villa with your specific questions.