Wednesday 11th May, 2022
SAP has announced new innovations that deliver business value for customers in four critical areas: supply chain resilience, sustainability, business process transformation and no-code application development at the SAP® Sapphire® conference in Orlando, Florida.
"For 50 years, SAP's mission-critical solutions and deep industry expertise have helped businesses around the world run their best," said Christian Klein, CEO and Member of the Executive Board of SAP SE. "We're uniquely positioned to continue enabling our customers' success in a rapidly evolving world by driving cloud-based digital transformation that solves customers' most pressing challenges, from supply chain resilience to sustainability."
Resilient Supply Chains and Intelligent Business Networks
Through its ongoing partnership with Apple to transform the way people work on iPhone and iPad, SAP is announcing a new suite of apps that streamline the digital supply chain and empower workers with intuitive tools. The first two of these mobile apps – SAP Warehouse Operator and SAP Direct Distribution are available in the Apple App Store.
In addition, the new SAP Digital Manufacturing Cloud solution brings together the latest analytics, edge computing, automation and state-of-the-art innovations supporting manufacturing processes end to end to help customers optimise manufacturing performance.
Moving Businesses from Talk to Action on Sustainability
New innovations launched include new capabilities in the SAP Cloud for Sustainable Enterprises solution to help companies innovate across key areas of sustainability management. The enhanced SAP Product Footprint Management solution helps customers reduce product carbon footprints at scale with live connectivity with SAP S/4HANA® Cloud, including transport and travel capabilities.
Enabling Business Process Transformation
Customers continue to adopt the RISE with SAP solution to redesign their end-to-end business processes and transition to a modular, agile ERP in the cloud. Partners are helping our customers scale these innovations through best practices and bespoke solutions: RISE with SAP and SOAR with Accenture now integrate and deliver what businesses need for a cloud-based transformation, including cloud infrastructure management, application management and operations services. The latest release of the SAP Service Cloud solution includes new dynamic case management and case modelling capabilities. It supports native integration with Qualtrics® XM Discover and Microsoft Teams.
Accelerating Innovation with No-Code and Low-Code Development, Process Automation, Data and AI
SAP AppGyver® a leading no-code, low code development environment for enterprise applications, now includes native integration with the SAP Service Cloud solution and is available as part of the free tier model for SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP). The SAP Process Automation solution, also part of the free tier model for SAP BTP, has been enhanced for no-code workflow management and robotic process automation (RPA).
SAP AI solutions deliver AI-powered innovations to optimise intelligently business processes end to end, including lead-to-cash, design-to-operate, recruit-to-retire and source-to-pay. SAP provides free access for all academic students to tailored learning resources and experiences in the "student zone" of the SAP Learning portal. SAP is launching additional free learning journeys, including a journey that prepares for new certifications in low-code, no-code skills.