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10 SAP S/4HANA Benefits of Implementation

The SAP S/4HANA benefits to your business are growing. S/4HANA is SAP’s 4th ERP suite developed by SAP themselves and has quickly become their most successful ERP system. S/4HANA It allows helping organizations to work seamlessly in a digital economy.

Most business users are aware of the SAP S/4HANA benefits that are key value adds, but it also provides users with including, but not limited to; simplification and centralization to management and administration, ease of use, cost effectiveness, innovation, improved performance and speed, and an overall simple transition from on-premise to cloud.

Clarkston recognizes that there are many business benefits to be realized from implementing SAP S/4HANA in your business. By leveraging relevant experiences working with leading companies within the consumer products industry, many benefits could be realized through a shift to SAP S/4HANA with Clarkston backing your business. Some technical benefits to be considered from our perspective include:

SAP states S/4HANA is their Intelligent ERP System that runs on SAP HANA, their in-memory database. This technology has the capability to transform both business and IT functions through their simplified data model and intelligent automation, promising remarkable results. The following business benefits are most paramount when shifting to SAP S/4HANA:

Support Acquisition Capability and Strategy 

  • Eliminate limitations in current technical architecture
  • Digital core of S/4HANA allows companies to leverage newer technologies
  • Provide the ability to establish a standardized, more simplistic platform for standalone businesses
  • Allow the ability for improved integration, reporting and communication across all standalone businesses

Cost Reduction & Flexibility 

  • By reverting complex customizations to standard functionality in SAP S/4HANA, the overall implementation time is reduced
  • Support costs for maintaining customizations are greatly reduced/eliminated
  • In moving to standard, the opportunity to leverage future SAP capabilities is more readily available

Streamlined Processes & Workflows 

  • Real value comes in streamlining processes into new workflows which leverage SAP S/HANA technology

We realize a move to SAP S/4HANA is a significant decision considering the implications to your business. Clarkston wants to help you unlock new business value with SAP’s Intelligent ERP and realize new benefits. If you want to understand our client success stories or have a conversation about implementing S/4HANA into your business model with a value added partner through SAP consulting, please contact us today to learn more.

To learn more about SAP S/4HANA Benefits, contact us today


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