SAP Named a Leader in Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record


WALLDORF SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that the SAP Integrated Business Planning solution has been recognized by Gartner, Inc., in the Leaders quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record report.*

SAP Integrated Business Planning helps companies respond to new market expectations with real-time supply chain planning capabilities, anchoring digital transformation and enabling the intelligent enterprise.

Supply chain planning is evolving from siloed, sequential and manual processes into a driver of pivotal business planning decisions with greater visibility. With SAP Integrated Business Planning, companies can:

  • Simplify and automate the planning process across the end-to-end supply chain
  • Accelerate the timing and improve the accuracy of planning decisions
  • Enhance how strategic business opportunities and risks are evaluated and addressed

“The business planning process is now automated, proactive and prescriptive, allowing companies to make smarter and more strategic decisions,” said Hala Zeine, president of Digital Supply Chain and Manufacturing, SAP. “We believe we’re well positioned to provide a modern, adaptive supply chain across industries and geographies. We’re continuing to innovate for our supply chain customer base, which we feel was demonstrated by our recognition as a Leader the first time entering the Magic Quadrant graphic.”

SAP’s supply chain management portfolio and its customer base have been recognized by several recent analyst firms around warehouse management and transportation management. SAP was recently included in “The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018”.** For a full summary of recent analyst recognition and series of awards, visit the series of awards on the SAP News Center.

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Media Contacts:
Jim Dever, SAP, +1 (610) 661-2161, james.dever@sap.com, ET
Erin Nordloh, PAN Communications, +1 (617) 503-4300, enordloh@pancomm.com, ET

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*Gartner, “The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record, 2018,” August 2018.
**Gartner, “The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018,” May 2018.
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