SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 “Intelligent ERP” Release Highlights
As planned, SAP has released SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 on February 5, 2018. This release includes many innovations that serve to unlock immense business value in organizations that leverage our cloud ERP system software. “Intelligent ERP” has been named as our cloud theme for 2018 and this release includes many innovations that deliver on the promise to run enterprises more intelligently. With this in mind, we are pleased to present to you two Machine Learning innovations in the areas of Finance and Sales for which you can find more information below.
But innovations for our intelligent Cloud ERP are not limited in this release to the areas of Finance and Sales: The new situation handling functionality in Procurement proactively alerts users about potential business risks, as well as new business opportunities. With this, companies can reduce the risk of delayed deliveries and cut back on costs by increasing on contract spend.
SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 also includes added value for our customers by including availability in 5 new countries (Austria, India, Mexico (part 1), Norway, and South Korea) and, furthermore, Norwegian is now available, bringing the total number of languages to 18.
This blog summarizes the latest innovations and enhancements of our SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release. Take a look at my blog post or watch my video to find out about the top highlights of our first release in 2018.
Do you want to find out the highlights of SAP S/4HANA Cloud for professional services? Hear from Katharina Stopf as she talks about handling non-billable work, personalized setting for planning applications, and configurable functionalities.
Corina Kinzel explains the key innovations in 1802 for SAP S/4HANA Cloud for enterprise portfolio and project management. Read her blog to find out all about the new overview page for project financial controllers, the monitor projects app, the innovations in the project brief app, and much more.
Are you interested in the innovations around 2-tier ERP? Read the blog from Srivatsan Santhanam, or watch the video from Prakash Karkihallimath to discover the key functionalities supported with the new SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release.
Katharina Hellmich showcases the highlights for sourcing and procurement as part of the SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release. Leverage her video and blog to learn about the situation handling for purchase order confirmation and professional purchase requisitions, innovations in the area of legal content management, and the new down payment monitor.
Get an overview of the innovations in our SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release for manufacturing by watching the video from Parvathy Sankar, or reading the blog from Gerhard Welker. They are providing exciting news in the area of production planning and execution, and quality and inventory management.
In the video and blog from Ulrich Hauke you’ll get a comprehensive overview of the innovations in the areas of finance and contract accounting and invoicing as part of our SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release: from predictive accounting, to automated payment advice processing with SAP Leonardo Machine Learning, to simplification of internal orders, and new apps.
In his video, Gerhard Welker shares the highlights for asset management. Additionally, you can leverage his blog to find out all about the innovations as part of our SAP S/4HANA Cloud 1802 release: enhancements in maintenance planning, damage analysis, new object pages, and much more.
For more information on SAP S/4HANA Cloud, check out the following links:
- SAP S/4HANA Cloud release info: http://www.sap.com/s4-cloudrelease
- Best practices for SAP S/4HANA Cloud here
- New SAP S/4HANA Cloud User Community, register here
- Feature Scope Description here
- What’s New here
- Product Assistance here
- Help Portal Product Page here
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