SAP purports that SAP MDM also lays the foundation for efficient and accurate exchange of cross-business information. Consumer products companies, for instance, can exchange timely product information with retail distributors, avoid costly inaccuracies, enhance merchandizing, and improve supply chain operations.
sap business intelligence capabilities
( SAP EI ), SAP Business Intelligence ( SAP BI ), SAP Knowledge Management ( SAP KM ), and SAP EP components of SAP NetWeaver, which are all purportedly tightly integrated, eliminating the need for custom integration of various technologies at the customer's site. SAP claims SAP MDM can be deployed on an evolutionary basis to minimize disruptions to the daily flow of business; it can also be reasonably quickly implemented without altering the existing system landscape; and it is flexible to adapt to