What is SAP? Definition of SAP ERP Software
SAP stands for Systems Applications and Products in Data Processing.
It was founded in 1972 by Wellenreuther, Hopp, Hector, Plattner and Tschira.
SAP by definition is also name of the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software as well the name of the company.
SAP system comprises of a number of fully integrated modules, which covers virtually every aspect of the business management.
SAP is #1 in the ERP market. As of 2010, SAP has more than 140,000 installations worldwide, over 25 industry-specific business solutions and more than 75,000 customers in 120 countries
Other Competitive products in the market are Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics etc
o ABAP module – Advanced Business Application Programming
o Basis module – Basis Admin, administration
o HANA - High-Performance Analytic Appliance
o FICO module – Financial Accounting & Controlling
o MM module: – Materials Management
o CRM module – Customer Relationship Management
o SCM module –Supply Chain Management
o BI module – Business Intelligence
o HR/HCM module: – Human Capital Managements
o PP module – Production Planning
o SD module – Sales and Distribution
Candidate need to be a graduate in Engineering, B.com, B.Sc, and MCA or completed Master’s degree. If the candidate has any experience in the relevant fields like production, purchase or other it will be an added advantage to grab the related SAP Module.