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SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain for extended service parts planning

Get the right parts in the right place at the right time across the entire supply network.

Take your aftermarket business to the next level

Benefit from service parts planning capabilities and transparency throughout your supply chain – from the moment demand occurs to product delivery.

Plan across your supply network in real time. With the SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain solution for extended service parts planning, you can evaluate your parts inventory based on part volume, velocity, segment, and other practical business rules.

  • On-premise and cloud deployment
  • End-to-end parts planning for distribution centric businesses
  • Transparency and planning capabilities 
  • Real-time, network-based planning for complex and volume-intense processes

Key Benefits

Balance inventory investment and customer service

Minimise your inventory holding costs while consistently providing the level of service your customers expect.

Centralise and automate planning

Save manual effort for more strategic work by automating and streamlining processes, such as service parts planning.

Gain transparency and improve planning accuracy

Increase transparency into stock quantities and requirements across the entire service parts supply chain.

Key Features

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Demand management

  • Capture historical demand
  • Manage and reorganise demand
  • Apply dedicated forecasting methods

Inventory planning

  • Make better stocking and non-stocking decisions
  • Calculate safety stock 
  • Determine the economic order quantity

Supply planning and distribution

  • Roll up requirements through the network
  • Generate purchase requisitions, planned orders, and release schedules
  • Distribute available supply based on specific considerations

Simplified path to innovation

  • Support tactical and operational planning and execution in one system
  • Provide a central user interface for your planners
  • Opt for integration to enable real-time analytics and multistage inventory optimisation

Technical Information

This product can be deployed in the cloud or on premise, and system and software requirements vary by specific customer scenarios.

Installation and setup

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


Optimise configuration of SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain for extended service parts planning with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP S/4HANA Supply Chain for extended service parts planning with your existing IT landscape.

Accelerate supply chain innovation with modular deployment options

What is SAP Digital Supply Chain Management, edition for SAP S/4HANA?

The edition of SAP Digital Supply Chain Management for SAP S/4HANA provides a modular approach to integrate SAP S/4HANA and digital supply chain cloud solutions to accelerate your digital supply chain transformation while keeping core enterprise processes stable.

  • Take advantage of the latest supply chain capabilities through modular and flexible deployment options
  • Keep core enterprise processes stable through seamless interoperability with SAP S/4HANA or SAP ECC systems
  • Increase efficiency with hub scenarios that can be centrally connected to multiple SAP S/4HANA or SAP ECC systems

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 centre.

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