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Industrial Software Applications by Rainer Geisler

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4 ERP Systems: Basic Concepts and the Example SAP

ERP Systems are a very popular way to integrate company applications. This chapter will focus on ERP as a means of integration, and will exemplify it with SAP as the leading vendor in 2014. After this chapter, you should be able to …

  • – … distinguish the way ERP systems integrate from other means of integration.
  • – … describe in detail how data integration and process integration is achieved in ERP systems.
  • – … describe the market structure for ERP systems.
  • – … evaluate the success of ERP introduction projects and use.
  • – … describe relationships and hierarchy of objects in the financial, logistics and sales module of an ERP system exemplified by SAP.
  • – … navigate through SAP (or another ERP system) ...

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