SAP Introduces Business Suite 7

SAP unveils SAP Business Suite 7, a software suite that helps retailers gain insights with select analytics capabilities from the SAP Business Objects portfolio. The new SAP Business Suite delivers more than 150 functional innovations and a synchronized release schedule for all applications - SAP ERP, SAP Customer Relationship Management, SAP Supplier Relationship Management, SAP Supply Chain Management and SAP Product Lifecycle Management, as well as industry applications - across the entire suite. Enhancement packages allow customers to select and deploy only the functionality they need without upgrading their solution.

Retailers using SAP Business Suite can drive down their TCO by leveraging user interfaces that present similar views across the applications of SAP Business Suite. SAP Enterprise Support services further reduces the overall total cost of ownership of the new suite with integrated life-cycle management capabilities.

The new SAP Business Suite incorporates select analytics capabilities of the SAP Business Objects portfolio. The new SAP Business Suite is SOA-enabled. The SAP NetWeaver Business Process Management component of the SAP NetWeaver technology platform also allows customers to build their own best practices.