SAP Business ByDesign is a cloud-based enterprise resource planning and business management software product designed for medium-sized enterprises by SAP. It was launch by on 19 September 2007 during an event in New York. SAP Business ByDesign gives fast-growing, mid-market businesses the platform to scale and compete without the complexity and cost. This cloud-based ERP solution connects every function across your company to time-tested best practices and in-depth analytics. It leverages SAP Hana's in-memory computing.
The software is designed to track end-to-end business processes across the following scenarios (referred to by SAP as "modules):
Sap ByDesign was built on the principles of a service-oriented architecture (SOA). The underlying technology stack is a multi-tenancy enabled SAP NetWeaver stack, leveraging SAP's in-memory HANA database.
SAP Business ByDesign provides a real-time enterprise-wide view of companies’ financial condition and streamlines core accounting process to manage cash and liquidity. The software allows users to manage accounts for multiple operating units, currencies, and reporting standards. Cash flow management module uses customer and supplier transaction data to get improved visibility into companies’ cash position.
SAP Business ByDesign manages all of the hosting, maintenance and upgrades of the system. The software is designed to scale with young businesses as they grow into midsize enterprises. The software supports industries such as manufacturing, wholesale distribution, project and commercial services.
Why SAP Business ByDesign?
SAP Business ByDesign is tailored to companies that need a solid ERP Solution with no additional IT employees to operate, host and maintain the solution. SAP Business ByDesign is best suited to companies with only limited in-house IT resources. The functions can be rented for several months at a time and, if required, can be enhanced or omitted altogether.
This cloud-based ERP solution connects every function across your company – from finance to CRM – to time-tested best practices and in-depth analytics. You’ll get the foundation to scale and compete without the complexity and cost, so you can grow your business your way –anytime, anywhere, and on almost any device.
• Run your entire business on one secure cloud suite
• Streamline end-to-end processes and maximize efficiency across your organization
• Gain timely business insights with integrated analytics and reporting
• Drive operational excellence with built-in business processes
• Manage your business from anywhere, at any time, with built-in mobile apps