SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP)
is a business planning solution that helps companies forecast demand, plan supply, optimize inventory, and improve supply chain efficiency. The solution is based on SAP’s cloud technology platform and uses advanced technologies such as big data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence to provide real-time planning, improve decision-making, and increase collaboration between company teams. SAP IBP also offers an intuitive and easy-to-use user interface to enhance the user experience.
SAP IBP modules
This module is used to forecast future demand for a company’s products or services. It relies on statistical modeling and machine learning techniques to create accurate forecasts and optimize demand planning.
This module is used to optimize a company’s inventory and reduce associated costs. It uses advanced mathematical optimization models to determine optimal inventory levels based on expected demand, order cycle time, and other relevant factors.
This module is used to plan and optimize the production and supply chain management of a company. Use advanced planning models to create optimal production and distribution plans, taking into account expected demand, capacity constraints, and other factors.
Sales and Operations Planning
This module is used to plan and coordinate the commercial and operational activity of a company. It enables more effective collaboration between sales, finance, production and logistics departments, and helps ensure that company plans are aligned with its strategic objectives.
Response and Supply
This module is used to manage the responsiveness of a company’s supply chain to changes in demand and other unforeseen events. It allows the simulation of different scenarios and the creation of contingency plans to ensure that the company can respond quickly to changes in the business environment.