A Completes Guide of SAP Simple Logistics

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2 min readApr 12, 2021


SAP Simple Logistics

SAP Simple Logistics is also known as SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management. This includes all of the main SAP ERP Business Suite modules, including Material Management, Supply Chain, Demand Forecasting, Sourcing and Procurement, Contract Management, and Manufacturing.

It is possible to use SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management with improved performance and productivity for all these processes following business processes.

Inventory Management

SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management offers a simplified data model at the most granular level that causes increased productivity as well as scalable analytics.


You will achieve improved efficiency in the Procure-To-Pay processes, new Analytical Apps and Spend KPIs, Ariba Network Integration for PO Order, and IV with SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Management.

Material Requirements Planning

Based on decision assistance, you can perform a fast MRP run, and a new working model for MRP controllers.

Order Management & Billing

Using S/4HANA Enterprise Management, you can carry out the end-to-end order-to-cash process as well as take action on any form of exceptions, information on the exemptions to resolve the issues, reduced TCO as a result of simplification of the data model, support for the latest versions of business functions such as FSCM Credit Management, GTS International Exchange, SFIN Sales Accounting, and modern analytics accounting.

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S/4HANA Data Model vs ERP Model

SAP has introduced the future generation of Business Suite S/4HANA to take care of vast amounts of data, using HANA’s processing ability to process massive amounts of data at a very high speed.

SAP S/4HANA is not an SAP ERP Solution successor and stands for a separate product line as well. A different product from SAP is the SAP ERP Solution. You will achieve the following advantages over the ERP data model with the new S/4 HANA Data Model.

  • It goes down all aggregate fields and even history tables in the current S/4HANA Data Model.
  • There is no demand to perform updates on aggregation tables in the new model.
  • Open up for new stock kinds.
  • High-speed evaluations.

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