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Project and Portfolio Management Solutions

Develop new products and services based on value-driven investment decisions

Apply a value-driven approach to developing innovative products and services with project and portfolio management solutions from SAP. Align product manufacturing strategy and development, streamline development processes, manage production costs, and simplify operational complexity. Respond quickly to customer inquiries, coordinate resources across a project’s lifecycle, and use performance metrics to make informed decisions for strategically optimizing product innovation investments.

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Volvo Group

Learn how this automotive leader is using SAP Portfolio and Project Management to support 13,000 users across 24 sites and various business units on a single platform. The result is greater visibility and control – leading to 30% lower research and development costs.

Solution Capabilities

Included Capabilities

Idea Management

Capitalize on your best ideas and translate them into successful, innovative products, services, and business models

Foster innovation, capture it, and quickly turn it into value-generating results with SAP software for idea management. Our comprehensive solution for managing innovation integrates unique products, services, processes, methodologies, and governance – everything you need to manage a smart and efficient process – from ideation to innovation. With idea management software from SAP, you can establish a sustainable creative culture that overcomes departmental silos and unleashes the power of innovation.

Portfolio Management

Align your portfolio of projects with business goals and strategies while analyzing risk and performance

Improve efficiency by integrating resources and activities across multiple projects with portfolio management software from SAP. Identify which projects can generate the most business value. Establish benchmarks and milestones for meeting project schedule, cost, and scope expectations. Acquire metrics for analyzing project performance in real time. With our portfolio management software, you can also gain insights that help mitigate risk and optimize decision making.

Project Management

Align projects with business objectives to deliver outcomes that meet expectations

Improve efficiency and transparency across the entire project lifecycle – while minimizing delays and preventing business interruptions – with project management software from SAP.  Streamline your road to success by integrating all project-related activities. Gain insight into the cost, time, scope, and quality performance of each project. Rely on proven tools for managing project resources and financials throughout each phase, from initiation to closure.

Resource Management

Identify the resources required to implement your project – before its launch

Invest the right resources in the right projects – and complete quality work on schedule and within budget – with resource management software from SAP. Develop forecasts that identify potential bottlenecks, and create schedules that detail the resources needed. Assign roles based on the skills of individual team members, and manage schedules based on their availability. Reduce costs by preventing resource shortages, unexpected requests, and last-minute changes.

Project Connectivity

Provide access to all project-relevant information across your enterprise

Gain a holistic view across multiple project systems – or an entire project portfolio – with project connectivity software from SAP. Synchronize all project data to create an accurate and reliable single source of truth. Automate processes for identifying resource requirements, cost and schedule variances, and ways to prevent redundant work. Our project connectivity software also provides on-demand metrics that help you make informed decisions when planning and scheduling projects.


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.

View product documentation

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


Consulting Services for PLM, R&D and Engineering

Maximize the value of R&D and engineering solutions from SAP – and turn new ideas into viable products faster – with SAP implementation, optimization, and consulting services. Our consultants can help you eliminate IT complexity and streamline product development processes from idea to manufacturing. 

Deliver more for less

Combine commercial project management systems into one easy-to-use workspace, so you can manage project scopes, timelines, and financials with greater transparency and profitability.

Free innovation app

Industry leadership requires new ideas. Discover how the SAP Innovation Management Framework offers a structured set of concepts and practices that you can apply to foster innovation – and secure your place as an industry leader.


International SAP Conference on Portfolio and Project Management

Don’t miss the International SAP Conference on Portfolio and Project Management, Nov 3-4, 2016—in the Hague, Netherlands. This customer-centric event will provide comprehensive access to SAP leadership and solution management, as well as a diverse range of SAP users from multiple industries.
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