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SAP S/4HANA for Spatial Asset Management

Spatial insights provide the foundation for map-driven user experiences and can help your business better manage operations.

Spatially enabled processes are possible with our data-sharing software

Geographic information system (GIS) data transforms user experiences. Use spatial data to its full potential to improve map-based experiences and exceed user expectations. 

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The SAP S/4HANA solution for spatial asset management boosts data quality and enables federation with GIS. It embeds geospatial capabilities and linear asset data models into business processes. Use it to drive business processes from a map.

  • On-premise and private cloud deployments 
  • Data federation with GIS 
  • Bundling geoframework and linear asset data capabilities of SAP S/4HANA 
  • Intuitive, map-based configurable navigation 

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The SAP S/4HANA solution for spatial asset management boosts data quality and enables federation with GIS. It embeds geospatial capabilities and linear asset data models into business processes. Use it to drive business processes from a map.

  • On-premise and private cloud deployments 
  • Data federation with GIS 
  • Bundling geoframework and linear asset data capabilities of SAP S/4HANA 
  • Intuitive, map-based configurable navigation 

Key Benefits

Improve your return on assets

Increase fixed and linear asset reliability using geospatial and linear referencing methods to take advantage of contextual data such as live weather feeds. 

Minimise operational risk

Get a precise and timely view of your business. Enhance quality, integrity, and geospatial and linear data accuracy to support decision-making and compliance.  

Enhance workforce productivity

Share GIS and business data for connected spatial workflows and faster decision making with clear map-based navigation enriched with federated GIS data layers. 

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Key Features

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Stand-alone, Web-based spatial explorer and editor

  • Use results from combined spatial and defined attributes search to initiate related processes from the map 
  • Create and edit geometries for spatially enabled business objects within SAP Business Suite software or SAP S/4HANA
  • Use the spatial capabilities of SAP HANA to store business data geometry 

Linear referencing method for maintaining assets

  • Describe and locate a position along the length of the linear asset
  • Define permanent referencing locations for markers, offsets, and discrete or point assets located in any place or position
  • Use dynamic segmentation with sets of attributes associated with a portion of an existing linear feature

Customisation of spatially enabled solutions

  • Adjust map UIs for different user groups and scenarios 
  • Personalise and configure application-launching functionality from the map 
  • Set up external GIS connections and map providers

Federation of GIS data

  • Expose geometries and attributes of geospatially enabled business objects as REST-based feature services
  • Consume spatial SAP business data from standard GIS applications
  • Take advantage of preconfigured support for Esri ArcGIS capabilities

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Stand-alone, Web-based spatial explorer and editor

  • Use results from combined spatial and defined attributes search to initiate related processes from the map 
  • Create and edit geometries for spatially enabled business objects within SAP Business Suite software or SAP S/4HANA
  • Use the spatial capabilities of SAP HANA to store business data geometry 

Linear referencing method for maintaining assets

  • Describe and locate a position along the length of the linear asset
  • Define permanent referencing locations for markers, offsets, and discrete or point assets located in any place or position
  • Use dynamic segmentation with sets of attributes associated with a portion of an existing linear feature

Customisation of spatially enabled solutions

  • Adjust map UIs for different user groups and scenarios 
  • Personalise and configure application-launching functionality from the map 
  • Set up external GIS connections and map providers

Federation of GIS data

  • Expose geometries and attributes of geospatially enabled business objects as REST-based feature services
  • Consume spatial SAP business data from standard GIS applications
  • Take advantage of preconfigured support for Esri ArcGIS capabilities

Technical Information

SAP S/4HANA for spatial asset management can be deployed in a private cloud or on premise, and it bundles the capabilities other SAP solutions.

Installation and Setup

Get the setup instructions you need to start running your implementation of SAP S/4HANA for spatial asset management quickly and confidently.

Configuration

Optimise configuration of SAP S/4HANA for spatial asset management with our comprehensive configuration guides.

Integration

Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP S/4HANA for spatial asset 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.

Services

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.

Support

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 centre.

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