Introducing the Intelligent Enterprise


After completing this lesson, you will be able to Name the elements of the Intelligent Enterprise..

Intelligent Enterprise Elements

Welcome to Lesson 4.

After completing this lesson, you will be able to identify the elements and key capabilities of the Intelligent Enterprise.

Business Scenario

After speaking with many Departments, Ivan now understands the big picture of how the Bike Company runs. He now needs to understand the IT perspective of running SAP S/4HANA, along with some new terminology and concepts. By learning about an Intelligent Enterprise, Ivan will be introduced to Experience Management and Sustainability Management. To develop a deeper knowledge of these topics, Ivan is meeting with an SAP Sales Representative.

Introducing the SAP Intelligent Enterprise

An Intelligent Enterprise connects system operations with human experiences. To say it simply, it uses technology to fundamentally change the way companies work. It could be working with artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), or allowing the system to perform Machine Learning (ML) to anticipate, or plan, certain events that will occur. SAP’s Intelligent Enterprise consists of several main components, and we will represent this using one image to explain all the expressions and areas.

Select the various terms in the image to learn more. Select the applications in the Intelligent Suite section to visit their product pages.

Intelligent Enterprise


Now that we have a basic understanding of the elements and functionalities of the SAP Intelligent Enterprise, we will revisit some of these areas in the following units. In the next lesson, we will take a closer look at the SAP Business Technology Platform.

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