SAP is one of the largest businesspeople of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software and related enter prise applications. The company’s Enterprise Resource Planning systems enables its customers to run their business processes, including accounting, sales, production, human resources (HR) and finance, in the integrated environments. It’s also facilitates the effective use of resources, including manpower and production capacities.
According to 2017 corporate company’s fact sheets, SAP serves more than the 335,000 customers in 190+ countries, of which 85% are Small and Medium Sized Businesses (SMB). The latter fact is a more recent departure from the company’s previous focus on large enterprise organizations. It’s estimated that 80% of all global business transactions (GBT) come in contact with an SAP system. The company offers on-premises, cloud and hybrid deployment models, with cloud computing options being the focus for the company’s future. On the top 2017 list of “The World’s Biggest Public Companies,” SAP was ranked the third-largest software and programming company, behind