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SAP Digital Content Processing by OpenText

Digitize and automate your SAP processes

Digitize and automate your SAP processes

Move from manual, document-centric processes to fully automated, digital processes – with SAP Digital Content Processing by OpenText. The software uses the latest technology to improve document capture, recognition, and management. Capture information from paper documents, e-mails, images, and other sources – validate it, and transfer relevant data to the appropriate SAP application for next steps.

Why SAP Digital Content Processing?

Because the software turns paper documents into machine-readable information – so you can reduce manual keying, accelerate business processes, and improve data quality. The centralized platform facilitates incoming document capture, processing, and approvals – and automatically catches discrepancies and errors.

  • Automatically capture and interpret documents, images, e-mails, etc.
  • Use recognition capabilities to classify document type and extract data from a digital image
  • Quickly transfer data into SAP systems – and get reports in real time
  • Access workflows and approvals any time, anywhere, from any device
  • Improve customer service with faster deliveries and fulfillment cycles

Learn how SAP Digital Content Processing can simplify the lives of business users and IT staff:

Functional Capabilities

Document capture, processing, and management

  • Provide a single ingestion point for capturing data from nearly any source
  • Use ABAP development tools to easily adapt workflows and configuration tables
  • Support scenarios such as sales order entry, delivery notes handling, and HR mailroom

Streamlined integration with SAP software

  • Get direct access to SAP transactions and workflows
  • Make all SAP data available for validation and completion
  • Eliminate the need to replicate data – for better performance and consistency

SAP Fiori UX for document approvals

  • Incorporate mobile devices into SAP application workflows
  • Let managers review and authorize approvals from anywhere – eliminating process delays
Technical Capabilities

Optical character recognition (OCR)

  • Harness a single OCR ingestion point for capturing and digitizing data
  • Capture relevant metadata from scanned documents and input channels, and easily transfer it to SAP processes
  • Leverage a multilingual user interface – available in up to 10 languages

Preconfigured scenarios

  • Use preconfigured scenarios for common use cases, such as order processing

Automated data verification

  • Validate metadata to ensure accuracy – and eliminate duplication as SAP fields are populated

Integrated analytics with SAP Lumira and SAP HANA

  • Visualize process data – and measure, analyze, and improve process and business performance

System requirements for SAP Digital  Content Processing

System Requirement Details
SAP platform

  • ABAP add-on for document capture
  • Content processing via SAP Fiori UX
  • OpenText Business Capture Center (BCC)
  • Optical character recognition (OCR) content
  • Enterprise scan and Web viewer (document imaging)

Database The OCR module requires a database in an instance of the Microsoft SQL Server (2008 R2 or 2012) or SQL Server Express
Operating Systems

  • Windows 2008 Server
  • Windows 2008 Server R2
  • Windows 7 (for the Validation Client)
  • Windows 8.1 (for the Validation Client)
  • Windows 2012 Server R2

Licensing and purchasing options for SAP Digital Content Processing

SAP Digital Content Processing by OpenText (material code #7018398)

Pricing is based on number of transactions, with a minimum license quantity of 30,000 transactions per year. Transactions are single instances of a content process or workflow captured or processed by the software. The following licenses are required:

  • The product is an ABAP add-on, so it requires SAP Business Suite
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • The optional SAP Fiori UI requires SAP NetWeaver 7.4 SPS09
  • Separate database license for OCR component: Microsoft SQL Server (2008 R2 or 2012)

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