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Manufacturing Network Solutions

Find hidden production capacity in your existing resources for greater success

Have the ability to scale up and down quickly based on market demand in a cost-effective way – with SAP software for production networks. Identify and resolve any issues across the extended supply chain to increase fulfillment of delivery commitments, manage changes to existing and new product introductions, and share process improvement ideas across your enterprise.

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Solution Capabilities

Included Capabilities

Sense and Respond to Production Insights

Ensure the value of process improvements through shared situational awareness

Sharpen production insights to foster continuous improvement in industrial environments using sense and respond software from SAP. Gain a common understanding of the priority, cost, and impact of driving new and challenging improvements in standard processes and workflows, track the resources – people and machines – performing the work to assess progress, and manage the variations that arise from changes to the process.

Outsourced Manufacturing Collaboration

Expand supply network collaboration for profitable outsourced manufacturing

Connect with contract manufacturers to boost profitability with our software for outsourced manufacturing collaboration:

  • View the status of materials at outsourced locations, track milestones, and identify issues proactively using automated functions
  • Create, publish, and finalize work orders fast, including subcontractor purchase orders and orders for configure-to-order items
  • Shorten lead times, and reduce manufacturing costs through improved visibility into multitiered supply networks
Product Genealogy

Trace batch-managed products and components across the supply network

Establish full product genealogy by tracing batch-managed products and components across the supply network using our software:

  • Link products and components to related business activities such as deliveries and purchase orders
  • Use browser-based graphical tools to find root causes of product defects, and perform and report on targeted holds, withdrawals, or recalls
  • Reduce risks associated with product issues
  • Improve service levels and facilitate compliance to protect brand equity

Quickly adopt and maintain SAP solutions

Get the support you need to efficiently implement and operate your SAP solutions – and take advantage of new technologies. We offer a range of support services, from foundation level to strategic engagement and co-innovation.

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Get a wealth of information – about everything from installation and upgrades to security, integration, and product availability.


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The digital economy is having a profound impact on SAP customers and requires a new level of orchestration to evolve your business, unleash full business value, and ensure business continuity. SAP Digital Business Services brings business and IT together to help you reimagine your business using our digital business framework.

Based on over 40 years of experience working with the world’s most progressive organizations and a robust partner ecosystem, SAP Digital Business Services can guide you on the path to innovation and digital transformation, while securing critical business processes.


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Shine a light on the shop floor

You don't want organizational silos in your business, least of all in manufacturing. Tie production tightly with your core business software – and you'll see better uptime, faster reaction to change, more consistent processes, and happier customers.

Boosting efficiency for leaner production

Learn how Greenheck has dramatically reduced inventory without production shortages. The result is increased productivity and more-timely shipments.

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