Saturday, June 18, 2011

SAP Functional and Technical Modules?....About SAP Modules

SAP R/3 applications are modules.Basically there are two types of modules Functional and Technical.Besides these Techno-Functional and Dual modules are also available.

1. Functional Modules:Basically Functional modules are for the guys who have non-technical background.Functional consultants are responsible for designing the SAP implementation solution based on requirement of company.There the following three categories to which functional modules are subdivided.

(a) Logistics: All processes like procurement,material management,warehouse management,quality management and sales and distribution comes under logistics.

·                      MM   -   Material Management
·                      WM   -   Warehouse Management
·                      SD     -    Sales and Distribution
·                     PP       -    Production and Planning
·                     QM     -    Quality Management
·                     PDM   -   Product Data Management
·                     PS       -   Project System
·                     CRM   -  Customer Relationship Management
·                      SCM  -  Supply Chain Management

(b) Financials: All financial related activities comes under Financial like payment processing towards Vendors.

·                      FI   -  Financial Accounting
·                      IM  -  Investment Management
·                     CO  -  Controlling
·                     TR   -  Treasury

(c) Human Resources:  All HR related activities comes under Human Resources.

·                     HR  -  Human Resources
·                     PA  -  Payroll Accounting
·                     PM  -  Personnel Management
·                     TM  -  Time Management
·                     PD   -  Personnel Development
·                     OM  - Organizational Management

2. Technical Modules: Technical modules are for those guys who experts in Information Technology.These modules require the knowledge about development.Most important technical modules are as follows.

·                     ABAP  -  Advanced Business Application in Programming
·                     BASIS  -  System Administration
·                     NetWeaver

3. Techno-Functional Modules: These modules are for those guys who have hand on experience in development as well as functional customization.

·                     ABAP+SD
·                     ABAP+HR
·                     BIW(Business Information Warehouse)

4. Dual modules: Dual modules are 

·                     MM+SCM
·                     SD+CRM
·                     HR+CRM
·                     FICO+SD
·                     PP+SD

Although I have tried to give information about the most important modules in SAP in case if I have missed some important modules please let me know through your comments....

14 comments:

  1. thanks for your comment

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  2. hi yogesh, it is really good information.
    thank you

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  3. Hello Sir,

    I'm Computer science student and i want to go with Technical Modules like ABAP or BASIS. But, I'm not good at Programming. So, can i go with ABAP and BASIS. if not what are my other choices related to Computer science because i'm very much interested at Information Technology other than Programming. Hope you understand my query. So, Please reply me soon.

    Thanking you.................

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    1. if you are not good in programming, then go with BASIS

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    2. If you are not good in Programming, then go with BASIS.
      ABAP is completely based on programming....

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  4. Hello sir,

    I'm computer science student want to go with technical sap modules like ABAP or BASIS but i'm not good at programming so please can u suggest me any other modules related to computer science as i were very much interested at IT field. Hope you got my query. So, please reply me soon

    Thanking you.....................

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  5. Hello sir i m a M.Sc student, and i want make my future in SAP,
    Which module do u suggest me to go for??
    And i ve a 2 yrs experience in Non-IT domain..
    Kindly reply me

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  6. Hello sir i m a M.Sc student, and i want make my future in SAP,
    Which module do u suggest me to go for??
    And i ve a 2 yrs experience in Non-IT domain..
    Kindly reply me

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  7. hello sir, wat are the qualification for doing SAP course?i am good in programming in java with certifications of oracle.can u suggest me the good option for doing SAP technical module?which course i should go for?
    pls reply sir.
    thank u..

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  8. Hello sir,
    I have done MBA in marketing & finance and also have year experience in software developing (B.tech in computers).
    Can I go for SAP FICO module ?
    Please reply

    Thanking You

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  9. Hello Sir,
    I have done MBA in marketing & Finance and also have year experience in software development (B.Tech graduate in computers).
    Can I go for SAP FICO module.
    Please reply....

    Thanks

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  10. I am a SBU head, background planning, inventory, supply chain, 15 years in business, conversant in SAP use in MM, learning to use PP. I am fully conversant with the process, now want to put the knowledge in SAP. What's the best module to enter and excel being from a non-IT background? Pls reply, thanks in advance...

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  11. hello sir i'm a btech CS student i wanna do SAP bt which module is best and i have good programming skills please suggest me which module is best

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