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Optimize R&D and engineering with SAP S/4HANA
Drive value with new, personalized products and turn digital innovation into a competitive advantage for your business with next-gen ERP.
Accelerate research and development
- Comprehensive project financial and logistical control to run effective, on-budget projects
- Resource management, including demand and capacity, for single projects and across the portfolio
- Product compliance and dangerous goods management to ensure safe handling of materials
- Product lifecycle management – from design through variant configuration
What can SAP S/4HANA do for R&D and engineering?
Project control and product development
- Manage, translate, and integrate customer-driven innovations to optimize project efficiency
- Deliver high-quality projects on time and within scope
- Maintain rigorous design standards
Enterprise project management
- Invest in the right projects by aligning the project portfolio with your enterprise strategy
- Identify opportunities, manage resources, and analyze financial performance – from initiation to closure
Product lifecycle management
- Simplify and speed the transition of engineering master data into manufacturing production data
- Develop recipes rapidly, reuse ingredients, and design packaging in a high-performance environment
- Speed up time to market by increasing the efficiency of BOM management
- Enable closed-loop inspection planning
- Comply with industry standards, such as ISO/TS 16949 and ISO 9000
- Define, manage, and prioritize product requirements efficiently
- Achieve full traceability by linking requirements to product data, analyzing requirements, and gaining insights from downstream processes
Learn how customers are achieving results with SAP S/4HANA
30-40% reduction in warranty returns
Learn how Exide is embedding sensors in batteries to monitor their health in real time and enable remote diagnosis and predictive maintenance.
AI capabilities for R&D and engineering
Quickly deploy artificial intelligence (AI) and intelligent robotic process automation (RPA) to help every employee make faster, more informed decisions.
Intelligent engineer-to-order outcomes in SAP S/4HANA
Learn how machine learning speeds up processes and communication by automatically classifying unstructured data.
Intelligent idea-to-product outcomes in SAP S/4HANA
Find out how machine learning optimizes cost prediction accuracy and helps engineers speed up communication and processes.
SAP S/4HANA release highlights for R&D and engineering
Explore the potential of SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2011
Walk through top innovations that can help your business advance its enterprise portfolio and project management.
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