Benefits of SAP Hana Xpress
What are the benefits of SAP Hana Xpress? SAP Hana Xpress is a flexible solution that can be configured to meet your unique needs. With its powerful data cache, it delivers faster performance for analytical queries. With an easy-to-use interface, it simplifies user experience with analytics and data visualization. With its scalable architecture, it can be scaled to meet your business demands and process any amount of data you need to extract insights from with minimal impact on performance.
Problem Areas , And How to Solve them
o Problem: – Unable to get batch-wise costing, to track batch inventory in real time.
o Solution: – In SAP B1, the production of all items like intermediates, semi-finished goods, finished goods etc is taken up batch wise. The batches are tracked from the point of purchase to production and consumption.
Hence, batch-wise costing is possible and inventory is visible.
o Problem: – Goods are inwards/ cleared without any control on quality.
o Solution: – SAP provides Quality Control which is applicable at Goods inward,
Production and dispatch stage with considering all QC parameters with desired approvals.
o Problem: – Here loses are suffered due to breakdown of machines.
o Solution: – SAP provides a complete solution for plant maintenance (preventive and breakdown).
o Machine Learning capabilities will be also part of the solution.
Multiple Units of Measures:
o Problem: – Material has to be measured in various units of measure – Kilograms, litters, numbers & even Bars. Often, they are purchased in one measurement & consumed in another.
o Solution: – In SAP, it handles at Item Master level. Hence the accounting of materials does in more than one unit of measure.
Procurement (Purchase Quotation Automation):
o Problem: – Does your purchase department spends lot of times on inviting and comparison quotation to finalizing on PO?
o Solution: – SAP provides online RFQ- request for quote to the vendor to fill the quotation and send it back. In SAP, quotation comparison gives the control to procurement department to select the right vendor.
o Problem: – Does your production performs re-processing and by-products.
o Solution: – SAP will offers advance production module where re-process material can be re-issued for production process.
o Problem: – Typically the Manufacturing Industries operate in Make to stock, Assemble to order, Job shop, Make to order, Project based environment. This very nature of order management decides the optimization strategies of planning, procurement, inventory management patterns.
o Solution: – In SAP B1 application, it address mechanism to handle such order management strategies.
o Problem: – Most of the companies manage sub- contracting to meet the demand.
o Solution: – SAP provides generation of challans and maintaining the stock status of material lying at the subcontract location which gives the inventory visibility.
o Problem: – Lack of visibility of inventory in WIP stage can help the companies to plan their production more efficiently towards meeting the delivery schedules.
o Solution: – In SAP, WIP can be tracked using routing functionalities while considering the availability of machines and inventory.
Multiple Site Management:
o Problem: – Difficulty in managing and controlling operations at multiple locations like HO, Plant, Sales office/branch affecting real time data capturing and reporting of entire organization
o Solution: – In SAP, Multiple locations can be created to get individual and consolidated view of the organization in real time basis.
o Problem: – Real-time situation of Sales orders is NOT known which effects the existing deliveries and future deliveries as well.
o Solution: – ATP module gives a clear view for the sales team of existing deliveries and future orders.