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SAP Profitability and Performance Management

Gain the insights and agility to manage, govern, and improve finance and business processes at a lower cost.

Power your performance and profitability insights

Optimize business performance and improve the bottom line with actionable insights from sophisticated models such as profitability and cost allocations, driver-based planning, shared-services costing, cash-flow modeling, and funds- and liquidity-transfer pricing.

  • On-premise and cloud environments
  • Full transparency into costs and profitability
  • Ad hoc simulations across multiple dimensions
  • Personalized business and financial models

Key Benefits

Empower precise decisions with impactful models

Increase business agility with trusted and meaningful insights at the customer, product, or channel level by building relevant profit and performance models.

Achieve actionable insights instantly

Calculate massive volumes of data within seconds. Use what-if simulation to make decisions confidently and test and review their impact before finalizing them.

Align processes with profitability and performance

Harmonize and orchestrate insights and reporting by integrating calculated results into defined close activities, planning cycles, visualization, and execution.

Key Capabilities

Focused profitability and performance strategies

  • Build and extend financial models quickly with an intuitive user interface that handles any level of complexity and granularity
  • Create and test complex models that are relevant to your business
  • Improve business and user confidence and compliance with full data and configuration traceability

Immediate access to actionable insights

  • Use timely results with superfast in-memory computing calculations on huge data sets from any model
  • Give users control with transparency and traceability by allowing them to define the analysis they need on demand
  • Know the impact of potential decisions by running simulations and performing what-if and scenario analysis

Powerful connections to enterprise systems and data

  • Optimize SAP systems, solutions, and data with deep, seamless integration – without replication and redundancy
  • Extend capabilities – such as on-the-fly access to remote data – with strong integration
  • Improve processes by integrating performance analytics with established processes and reporting capabilities  

Build a business case

Rise to the challenges of digitalization in insurance

Meet targets by calculating profitability and P&L ratio by policy, with detailed insights at the product and channel level.

Strategize with new insight into retail profitability

Calculate and simulate profitability down to the transaction level and discover where your retail business can find new revenue.

Protect manufacturing margins with profitability insights

Make the most informed decisions to protect margins in manufacturing using granular and accurate cost and profitability analysis.

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Essential technology for effective profitability management

Learn about the technology requirements for achieving your most effective profitability management processes, beginning with the four main challenges to obtaining accurate measurement of cost and cost drivers.

Improve efficiency and reduce cash leakage

Make better decisions with real-time, predictive insights from new technologies that
 an modernize your tax and finance functions.

Technical Information

SAP Profitability and Performance Management is deployed on premise. Requirements vary by operating system, database, server, and Web browser.

Installation and setup

Follow the setup instructions so you can start running SAP Profitability and Performance Management quickly and confidently.


Optimize the configuration of SAP Profitability and Performance Management by accessing comprehensive configuration guides.


Take a look at how you can seamlessly integrate SAP Profitability and Performance 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.

Questions? Get in touch!

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