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Optimize manufacturing production scheduling and constraints management

Built on the same SAP S/4HANA platform, the SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing solution for planning and scheduling and SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing solution for production engineering and operations deliver an enhanced, comprehensive, and simplified user experience that enables enterprise-wide manufacturing collaboration within an integrated SAP S/4HANA environment.

  • On-premise deployment
  • Enhanced manufacturing collaboration enterprise-wide
  • Enriched and seamless digital manufacturing capabilities
  • Real-time enterprise analytics for better decision-making

Key Benefits

Simplify functionality

  • Improve and extend digital enterprise collaboration to simplify product planning, change management, and operations
  • Decrease days in inventory by integrating scheduling and execution for a consistent view of inventory and product data

Optimize adaptability

  • Minimize production disruptions from changed routings, work instructions, and production orders while aligning with shop floor execution
  • Reduce manufacturing cycle time by quickly adapting production schedules to current plant conditions

Enhance planning capabilities

  • Streamline manufacturing build package creation, planning, and shop floor operations for global production environments
  • Reduce revenue loss from stock-outs by improving flexibility through fast and responsive production planning scenarios

SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing for planning and scheduling

Extend the SAP S/4HANA digital core with completely embedded advanced planning and scheduling functionality, usually only offered by ERP extensions.

Comprehensive end-to-end planning

  • Plan production resources finitely beyond classic MRP functionality
  • Consider capacity and material availability constraints in your planning model
  • Integrate manufacturing master data, such as routings and bills of materials, to define the basis for production planning data structures

Integrated, insightful scheduling

  • Streamline scheduling processes throughout global production environments
  • Use an industry scheduling repository for block, campaign, shelf-life, and model-mix planning
  • Perform detailed scheduling with a setup matrix, sequence constraints, minimum and maximum distances, and alternative modes

SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing for production engineering and operations

Bridge the gap between engineering and manufacturing by extending the SAP S/4HANA digital core to support digital collaboration and capabilities.

Streamlined engineering

  • Facilitate digital collaboration of manufacturing master data, design structures handovers, process planning, and intelligent change management
  • Simplify manufacturing build package creation, management, and delivery throughout global production environments

Enhanced operations management

  • Analyze change impact and support change implementation
  • Perform system-optimized monitoring of all shop floor operations with automatic issue detection, root cause analysis, and decision support
  • Automate monitoring and product data collection for root cause analysis and tracking, tracing, and genealogy

Technical Information

These products are deployed on premise, and system and software requirements vary by specific customer scenarios.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing solutions with your existing IT landscape.

Pricing and Packaging

Deployed on premise, these products require a perpetual license and allow you to license and pay for only the functionality and number of users you need.

SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing for planning and scheduling

Extend SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing by streamlining planning, scheduling, and execution throughout your global production environments.

SAP S/4HANA Manufacturing for production engineering and operations

Enhance operations management and shop floor execution with capabilities that support complex assembly manufacturing.

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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