What exactly is SAP? What exactly is SAP? DawnP (IS/IT--Management) (OP) 3 Jul 08 14:11 Please explain to me what exactly SAP is. Is it a company or a technology? If someone manages SAP, are they using a specific vendor product or do many vendors have SAP solutions? Thanks for the help! RE: What exactly is SAP? hoinz (MIS) 4 Jul 08 03:49 For are start, Google and Wikipedia are your friends,e.g. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAPPay special attention to the first three lines in section 'In computing and technology' RE: What exactly is SAP? DawnP (IS/IT--Management) (OP) 4 Jul 08 08:53 Thank you for that. RE: What exactly is SAP? meona (IS/IT--Management) 21 Nov 08 14:38 Do you know any system as complex as SAP?Me - no.... I tink it is the most difficult to understand subject.___________________________WizgarAdmin of "Junk File Removers" discussion boardhttp://www.digeus.com/products/junkcleaner/ RE: What exactly is SAP? dgillz (Instructor) 22 Nov 08 06:17 There are lots of systems that are complex, what are you struggling with? Software Sales, Training, Implementation and Support for Macola, eSynergy, and Crystal Reportswww.gainfocus.biz"What version of URGENT!!! are you using?" RE: What exactly is SAP? stanley1610 (Programmer) 24 Nov 08 03:28 simply speaking, SAP is a complicated system to support all operations, including Finance, Manufacturing, Logistics, etc, of an enterprise.In addition, SAP represents a standardized sophisticated business operation. Implementing SAP is a kind of reengineering of a company. RE: What exactly is SAP? SkipVought (Programmer) 26 Nov 08 20:56 Hi,There has been a evolution of systems for handling planning for manufacturing...Material Requirements Planning (MRP)Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP II) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manufacturing_resource_planning Skip,Just traded in my old subtlety...for a NUANCE!