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The Intelligent Enterprise

Intelligent Enterprises use the latest technologies to turn insight into action across the business – in real time. As a result, they accelerate data-driven innovation and process automation, launch new business models, and more.

SAP NOW- East Africa – 4th November, 2020

The Intelligent Enterprise: Run Your Business at Its Best.

The Intelligent Enterprise Webcast Series

Watch a series of on-demand Webcasts to learn how you can become an Intelligent Enterprise.

SAP NOW- West Africa – 3rd December, 2020

The Intelligent Enterprise: Run Your Business at its Best.

Building an Intelligent Enterprise strategy

Intelligent enterprises apply advanced technologies and best practices within agile, integrated business processes. This makes them resilient, successful, and sustainable.

Intelligent Suite

SAP offers an integrated suite of applications that support your end-to-end business processes. The suite helps manage every part of your organisation – employees, customers, products, spend, finance, and IT. With embedded analytics, we provide a 360-degree view of your business.

Industry Cloud

SAP’s industry cloud will enable you to discover and deploy vertical solutions from SAP and partners. These help you to apply leading-edge industry best practices and extend your current business processes.

Business Network

The SAP business network will help you to digitalize cross-company business processes. The network builds on current procurement, travel, and contingent workforce solutions to help intelligent enterprises work together to create flexible value chains.

Experience Management

Understanding what people want, and how they feel is critical to making the right decisions.  Experience management solutions give insight on the sentiments and feelings of customers, employees, and other business stakeholders. 

Sustainability Management

Being best-run means running sustainably. SAP solutions for sustainability will help customers understand and manage their impact on people and the environment.

Business Technology Platform

The platform provides data management and analytics, supports application development and integration, and allows you to use intelligent technologies – such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the Internet of Things – to drive innovation.

The Intelligent Enterprise powers today's economy

The Interconnectors: A New Mindset for Value Creation

Adapting to today's economy requires a new mindset: a focus on interconnecting business operations and the experiences of a vast group of stakeholders. Read our full survey report on the value of an interconnector mindset.

Bridging the experience gap

Eighty percent of CEOs believe their company offers a superior experience, but only 8% of customers agree. Find out how an Intelligent Enterprise strategy can help you bridge the experience gap.

  • Customer Experience
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain
  • Spend Management
  • Technology
  • Customer Experience
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain
  • Spend Management
  • Technology
Customer Experience

Deliver engaging, trusted customer experiences

You know your company inside and out, but how well do you know your customers? To thrive in today’s economy, you need to gain a deep understanding of your customers to deliver optimal experiences. If you don’t, another company will.

Human Resources

Keep your workforce engaged and increase organizational agility

Organisations that deliver great employee experiences achieve better business results and outperform the competition, while those that don't can have low morale, poor communication, employee attrition, and barriers to innovation.


Navigate from uncertain times with Intelligent Finance

During disruptive times, all organizations are exposed to financial risk. In order to minimize the impact of these disruptions, you should be able to maintain business continuity. You need to be able to analyze the impact of the changing business conditions on your company’s profitability, cash flows, valuations, and financial covenants. So you can emerge from uncertain times even stronger.

Supply Chain

Building a resilient Supply Chain

To ensure business continuity in disruptive times and win in the experience economy, you must anticipate, understand, fulfill customer demand in real time to deliver the product they need while responding fast to shifting conditions.

Spend Management

Control every source and category of spend

The accelerating pace of business in the digital age makes it critical to adapt and respond to changes in the marketplace, which can be accomplished with effective collaboration across the organisation and the right spend management tools.


Make confident decisions and drive continuous innovation

Businesses that stimulate innovation by adopting digital technologies and embracing data-driven disruption are positioned to adapt to changing competitive pressure and market conditions.

Becoming an Intelligent Enterprise: Customer perspectives on transformation

Engaging and empowering the total workforce

Hear how American Airlines is planning to use connected data and intelligent technologies like AI to unlock the full potential of its greatest asset – its people.

Serving up smart and profitable growth

Hear how MOD Pizza, a restaurant chain with 3,500 employees, is gaining real-time visibility into financials and resources – and supporting rapid growth.

The future of personalised footwear at adidas

Follow adidas’ planned process for creating personalised, best-fit athletic footwear. Discover how they will design, manufacture, and deliver to individual customer demand – quickly and cost-effectively.

Achieving growth by becoming an intelligent enterprise

Find out how Cirque du Soleil is growing its business by delivering an end-to-end product and maximising the customer experience.  

Three ways to get started

Get back to running at your best

There are practical steps you can take to make your organisation more resilient and agile in today’s challenging environment. SAP and its partners have solutions that are easy to get started with and quick to get running to help you get your business running at its best again.

SAP Guided Outcomes

SAP Guided Outcomes draw on capabilities and products from multiple lines of business to help you achieve a defined outcome. These goal-oriented packages break down data silos, leverage intelligent technologies, and address complete, end-to-end processes.

Intelligent Enterprise Assessment

Take our short survey to pinpoint your optimal next steps towards building an Intelligent Enterprise. The assessment asks twelve questions about your organisation’s capabilities, performance, culture, and strategic priorities

Want to learn more?

Industry Insights Podcast Series

The Coronavirus had an impact on industries worldwide. Tune in to the podcast series to learn how industries are adapting and evolving by running as an Intelligent Enterprise.

Intelligent Enterprise at SAPPHIRE NOW Converge

An intelligent enterprise strategy is the key to delivering outstanding results, unlocking new sources of growth, and leading in your industry. Whether you are looking to reimagine your business or adapt to the demands of the new economy, you can start here.

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