Warehousing with SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Business models and client requirements change at high speed. A cloud system enables fast adaptation to innovations and transformations.

SAP solutions in the cloud provide benefits to companies of all sizes, through:

  • Optimised processes based on the latest releases
  • Automatic updates
  • Pre-installed standard processes for short project runtimes and agile project methods
    a professional cloud infrastructure with worldwide access
  • Variable costs depending on use
  • Maximum person-independent security and compliance

SAP EWM in the S/4HANA Cloud supports a simple warehouse layout, easy-to-use warehouse processes with Fiori apps, stock management and predefined labels.

The transition of the SAP portfolio from an on-premise solution to the Cloud took place in several phases:

  • 2015 – SAP EWM stand-alone in conjunction with SAP S/4HANA
  • 2016 – SAP EWM embedded in SAP S/4HANA
  • 2018 – SAP EWM stand-alone in conjunction with SAP S/4HANA Cloud

SAP S/4HANA Cloud will be extended with warehouse functionality in the near future.


Business scenario example

The following business scenarios can benefit from a two-tier ERP approach:

  • Branch and/or subsidiary uses SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • The branch/subsidiary has its own warehouse stock
  • The branch/subsidiary’s warehouse function is portrayed in parts of the embedded SAP EWM service portfolio

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Next events

10.11.2020 - Online Event

SAP Warehouse and Transportation Management Info Day 2020

"Logistics for future: intelligent, crisis-proof, sustainable." is the motto of this year's SAP Warehouse and Transport Management Info Day on November 10, 2020. Due to the current situation, the event will be offered as a digital live event this year.


Please contact us 

Martin Bitz Member of Board Phone: +49 6221 379-700 martin.bitz@io-digitalsolutions.com