What is SAP and Why SAP ?


Many of the students looking to opt for SAP training wanted to know what is SAP ? Why is SAP in demand, What does SAP skill set add value to our resume.Well for SAP learners, beginners and professionals who want to know more about SAP and its modules and benefits below are some highlights of SAP.

What is SAP?
SAP stands for Systems Applications and Products in Data Processing. SAP is a German company named its ERP product as SAP (SAP is a software as well the name of the company in Germany).
SAP was Founded in year 1972 by 5 friends who worked in IBM, Wellenreuther, Hopp, Hector, Plattner and Tschira.
SAP ERP system consists of a number of fully integrated modules, which covers virtually every aspect of the business management.
Other Competitive products of SAP in the market are Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics etc
As of 2016 SAP is 3rd largest software and programming company in the world , SAP is #1 in the ERP market. As of 2016, SAP has more than 1,83,000 installations worldwide, over 25 industry-specific business solutions and more than 75,000 customers in 130+ countries
At the same time 80% of Fortune 500 companies use one or the other SAP applications.
In 2015, the company launched SAP S/4HANA, the newest generation of the SAP Business Suite.
In 2016, SAP introduced SAP HANA, Express Edition which is meant to run on personal computers or on cloud computing platforms for students
Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP, compared the release of SAP S/4HANA to a “moonshot”, describing it as the most important launch in the company’s history
Other Competitive products of SAP Software in the market are Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics etc

Who Can Learn SAP ?
Well, its simple.. Anyone can learn SAP

There are no prerequisite as such to learn SAP. People from multiple industries and background can learn SAP. One can choose SAP Module according to his qualification or experience.

To learn SAP you need to have an understanding of have an ERP works to understand how SAP works for organisations and businesses.

How can I choose Best SAP Module for my career growth ?
One big question we come across is “I want to learn SAP my qualification is so and so degree/PG etc and have ABC work experience. Can you please suggest me best SAP module for my career? ”
So, we thought to bring out a guide that will help you in choosing the “right” SAP module for your career.
Consider this 3 things while looking to opt for a SAP module
Job Opportunities in the chosen Module
You qualification & professional work experience
Your Career / Life Goals
SAP have more than 50-60 modules which are currently available in use. But not all the modules are implemented in the company, there are only about 10-12 or maximum 15 modules which are implemented in the company.
This 10-12 or 15 modules are the best modules for career opportunity and which are in demand with most job openings.

Let’s look at them one by one.
SAP ABAP ( Advanced Business ApplicationProgramming) – For people with technical back ground or who has technical experience in programming languages like C, C++, Java, HTML etc..
SAP FICO ( Finance & Controlling) – For people with Finance back ground or who has experience in accounts field.
SAP HR/ HCM (Human Capital management) – For people with MBA HR back ground or who has experience in recruitments , pay roll and other HR related job.
SAP MM (Materials Management) – For people with Mechanical back ground or who has experience in manufacturing company , experience in stores, purchase etc.
SAP WM (Warehouse management) – For people with Mechanical back ground or who has experience in Stores, warehouses etc.
SAP PP (Production Planning) – For people with experience in production, planing etc.
SAP BASIS – For people wth networking back ground, or who has experience in maintaining servers, or with knowledge on operating systems etc.
SAP PM (Plant Maintenance) – For people with experience in manufacturing plants, maintenance etc.
SAP SD (Sales & Distribution) – For people with MBA Sales back ground or who has experience in sales , customer support etc.
SAP CRM (Customer Relations management) – For people with sales back ground or who has experience in customer relations.
SAP QM (Quality management) – For people who have work experience in quality, testing of a product in a manufacturing unit.
SAP PS (Project Systems) – For people with experience in planning, reporting, costing, tracking & WBS Elements
There are many industry specific solutions that SAP provides apart from the list of modules above which is ever growing.
Once you look at above modules and shortlist them according to your qualification & work experience (if any) you will get to chose the best SAP module which suits your back ground.

WHY SAP ?
SAP is the market leader in ERP service provider
SAP is 3rd largest company in the world
9 out of 10 fortune 500 companies use SAP
Salaries of SAP Consultants is more compared to who works on Java, .Net etc
SAP is a global product so you can work anywhere in the world.

What is SAP Certification?
SAP Certification is an exam conducted by SAP Germany
there are two types of certifications 1) Associate level 2) Professional certification.
SAP Certification is recognised globally
SAP Certification can be written according to the module you are specialised in.
SAP Certification is called for life time.
SAP Certification can be applied from the company where you work for or from the authorised training partner
There are lot of benefits if you are a certified SAP professional , the biggest advantage in getting SAP certified is you will be ahead in getting a job, good salary, promotion and reputation.

SAP Today!
Today SAP is the best selling ERP in the world. SAP is used in both large scale and small businesses.
Today out of all ERP’s SAP is the best functioning ERP in all aspects of business.
Today SAP consultants are the best paid professionals across the world compared to all other technologies
SAP Certifies professionals has more job prospects and opportunities across the globe

Why join SAP Globe?
SAP Globe training institute in Madhapur has dedicated trainers who are well experienced in SAP Corporate training in Hyderabad and other cities across India.
SAP Globe provides customized training as per your requirement, we take up online , fast track and week end training as per your time availability.
SAP Globe suggests best SAP module to students and professionals who approaches for carrier guidance.
At SAP Globe we don’t make any false promises for providing 100% jobs, At SAP Globe we provide genuine placement assistance only.
At SAP Globe training institute we don’t follow the practice of back door jobs and we don’t provide any fake experience papers.