SAP (Systems, Applications, and Products in Data Processing) is an ERP software of SAP SE (which is a German company) which integrates & provides valuable solutions to an industry for almost all of its business processes like planning, budgeting, finance & accounting, costing, sales, production, purchasing, HR etc. SAP ERP (Currently ECC 6.0 version) consists of several modules to support different kind of business processes.
Financial Accounting (FI/CO)” application component fulfills all the international requirements that must be met by the financial accounting department of an organization. All accounting-relevant transactions made in Logistics (LO) or Human Resources (HR) components are posted real-time to Financial Accounting by means of automatic account determination. This data can also be passed on to Controlling (CO). It ensures that logistical goods movements (such as goods receipts and goods issues) are exactly reflected in the value-based updates in accounting.
A candidate with accounting/Financial background is able to do FICO. The general qualification which is helpful in doing is B.com, M.com, BBA, MBA, MFC, CA, CFA, ICWA or similar. Professionals having experience in accounting are finance also able to do FICO.
“SAP MM” is all about managing the materials i.e the resources of an organization. These resources include man, manpower and materials. The main functionality within MM includes purchasing, Inventory management, valuation and assignment, batch management and classification. SAP Materials management covers all tasks within the supply chain, including consumption-based planning, planning, vendor evaluation and invoice verification. It also includes inventory and warehouse management to manage stock until usage dictates the cycle should begin again.
A person with a technical background or Any Graduate would be able to do MM. The general qualification which is helpful in doing would be B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, MBA or similar. Professionals having experience in production or stock handling are also able to do MM.
Sap ABAP is the programming language in which most of SAP Software and its customizations are written. Sap ABAP is the Advance Business Application Programming which is runs inside the Sap System, and its working on various different underlying database management systems.
A person with B.tech, BCA, MCA Or Interested/Passion for Programming Language Can do ABAP.
People aspiring to be ABAP Consultant Functional Consultants – Since everyone who is working in SAP is expected to have at least working knowledge in ABAP. Having good ABAP knowledge should help you become a techno-functional consultant and also improve your troubleshooting skills as you can debug any application and also understand enhancement techniques better.
This configuration course of SAP SD covers the latest release of SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 with EHP5. The course focuses on the complete end-to-end implementation of functionality related to the Sales and Distribution (SD) module. It will be helpful to SAP professionals who desire to utilize the SD module to its fullest capability.
A person with MBA(Marketing)or Any Graduate would be able to do SD. Professionals having experience in Sales and Marketing also able to do SD.
“SAP Human Resources Management System” is one of the largest modules in the SAP R/3 system.SAP HR is human resource module of SAP. It deals with various activities done in the human resource department of an organization, such as, Personal administration, personnel development, training and event management, payroll etc etc.
A person with MBA(HR),PMIR or Any Graduate would be able to do HR. Professionals having experience in Human Resource also able to do HR.
The “Production Planning” module of SAP takes care of Master data needed like Bill Of Materials, Routings and Work Centers and stores it in one separate component. Manufacturing in any company has at its disposal various resources. The nature and the constraints of these resources are determined by some strategic decisions. The day-to-day running of manufacturing rests with Production Planning and Control (PP&C) The purpose of PP&C is to ensure that manufacturing runs effectively and efficiently and produces products as required by customers. The material can be staged to production site from the Warehouse after releasing the order. Costing can be triggered automatically by integrating the module with the Cost Accounting Module.
“SAP-Basis” is an ERP application (enterprise resource planning) software manufactured by SAP AG that targets business software requirements of midsize and large organizations in all industries and sectors. It allows for open communication within and between all company functions. SAP R/3 through version 4.6c consisted of various applications on top of SAP Basis, SAP’s set of middleware programs and tools. When SAP R/3 Enterprise was launched in 2002, all applications were built on top of the SAP Web Application Server. Extension sets were used to deliver new features and keep the core as stable as possible. The Web Application Server contained all the capabilities of SAP Basis. As a result of marketing changes and changes in the industry, other versions of SAP have been released that address these changes. The first edition of my SAP ERP was launched in 2003 and bundled previously separate products, including SAP R/3 Enterprise, SAP Strategic Enterprise Management (SEM) and extension sets. The SAP Web Application Server was wrapped into NetWeaver, which was also introduced in 2003.