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Unify IP rights and royalty management to maximize business value

Manage intellectual property effectively, from initial rights acquisition or IP origination through monetization.

Streamline IP control processes for music or media with the SAP S/4HANA solution for rights and royalty management by Vistex. You can create contracts and agreements and track financial obligations to optimize IP value. 

  • On-premise or cloud deployment
  • Process support across the IP rights lifecycle
  • Real-time updates thanks to native development in SAP S/4HANA
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing business models

Key Benefits

Boost ROI

Increase monetization of intellectual property assets through license and product sales.

Optimize the utilization of IP assets

Create and manage all rights contracts and royalty agreements in one place, including rights availability analysis and tracking of IP usage.

Increase operational efficiency

Unify processes for all IP contract types using a central data repository, and manage high-volume, complex financial processes, including settlement payments.

Key Features

Single, centralized repository for IP data

  • Manage your IP inventory and the acquisition of IP rights
  • Support processes for rights availability analysis and rights monetization through licensing or product sales
  • Calculate fees and royalties and integrate with accounts receivable and accounts payable processes to manage settlements 

Integrated IP management and finance processes

  • Integrate workflows across the IP lifecycle, including planning, R&D, contracting, production, sales, distribution, and finance
  • Streamline IP processes using intelligent functionality within SAP S/4HANA
  • Keep records current with real-time data updates 

Flexible and scalable infrastructure

  • Adapt IP management processes to meet the needs of changing business models
  • Scale the solution as your business grows 
  • Make changes to cater to localized IP management requirements for different countries

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Technical Information

This product is deployed on premise or in the cloud through SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud.

Installation and setup

Follow the setup instructions so you can start running your SAP software quickly and confidently.


Optimize configuration of SAP S/4HANA for rights and royalty management with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP S/4HANA for rights and royalty management with your existing IT landscape.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

Security and compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while keeping your data safe and reliable. SAP takes a proactive, predictive approach to maintaining compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data center.

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