IBP - Integrated Business Planning

Why SAP Integrated Business Planning?

Because to keep up with complex, fast-moving markets, you need world-class supply chain planning capabilities that engage and connect stakeholders across your organization. With SAP Integrated Business Planning, you can:

  • Integrate sales and operations planning (S&OP), demand planning and sensing, response and supply planning, and inventory optimization.
  • Use social collaboration capabilities to rapidly refine forecasting and demand management
  • Get end-to-end supply chain visibility and run powerful predictive analytics on SAP HANA
  • Create what-if simulations to evaluate different plans and understand the potential impact of decisions


“CONNECT THE PIECES” – UNIFY DEMAND, SUPPLY CHAIN AND FINANCIAL DATA TO DRIVE MAXIMUM BUSINESS VALUE


Business under fast moving conditions demands for a greater agility! Companies are challenged to renew and adopt their planning processes due to:

  • Increasing demand volatility
  • Growing supply chain complexity
  • Growing number of stakeholders in the planning process
  • Massive amount of data that needs to be quickly analyzed


This steadily increases the importance of reliable computing capabilities.

S Integrated Business Planning (SAP IBP) is a cloud-based set of applications that enables your company to rapidly develop, orchestrate and execute integrated business plans with real-time information.


You can directly import all planning relevant data from any SAP and non-SAP system and the power of SAP HANA allows you to analyze tremendous data volumes in seconds.​​

A planning solution powered by SAP IBP will have lots of tangible benefits for your company:

SAP IBP consists of different applications which can also be deployed independently: