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Reimagine innovation with product development in the cloud

Digitalize product development – from design to operate for discrete manufacturers and design to consume for process manufacturers – to reduce time to market.

Accelerate product development, speed time to value, and reduce costs with the SAP Enterprise Product Development solution, which includes cloud services for collaboration, connected products, engineering, formulation, and visualisation.

  • Cloud deployment
  • Requirements acquisition and management
  • Product collaboration and enterprise visualisation
  • Simulation-based digital twin and virtual sensors

Key Benefits

Innovate new products quickly

Develop high-quality, connected, compliant, and sustainable products through innovative development processes.

Provide actionable information

Enable enterprise collaboration with all relevant information, insights, and stakeholders to accelerate product development.

Empower the enterprise

Create closed-loop enterprise processes to synchronise the digital thread from design to operate and design to consume.

Key Features

Product development driven by customer requirements

  • Conquer the complexity of increasing product variations and multidisciplinary smart product development
  • Drive efficiency in design and development by combining engineering data and business data across the enterprise
  • Handle enterprise-wide product processes efficiently

Collaborative development across the enterprise

  • Achieve secure and seamless collaboration on structured and unstructured product data 
  • Drive efficiency in collaboration with utilities, such as workflows, task management, built-in 3D viewer support, and redlining
  • Increase transparency and risk mitigation by engaging with the right suppliers

Realisation of the visual digital thread

  • Empower people to be more productive with next-generation visual cloud applications
  • Connect 3D CAD data with ERP and master data, from design to operate and service, to deliver a model-based enterprise
  • Improved training, manufacturing execution, service, and first-time fix rates of critical assets

Industry 4.0 data leveraged in product innovation

  • Perform what-if simulations to optimise service processes and create connected products based on IoT-enabled engineering models
  • Enable the usage of engineering models in service and operations
  • Analyse product usage and understand how operating conditions deviate from assumed conditions

Technical Information

This product is deployed in the cloud and is available as software as a service (SaaS), so you can access your software from any Web browser.

Installation and setup

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


Optimise configuration of SAP Enterprise Product Development with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP Enterprise Product Development 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.


Get the support you need to 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 knowing that your data is safe and reliable. With a proactive, predictive approach, SAP helps ensure compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data centre.

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