SAP Business ByDesign

SAP Business ByDesign is SAP‘s cloud ERP solution for fast-growing, mid-market businesses to scale and compete without the complexity and cost . It is a dynamic, configurable solution that’s built to scale to help your company become more efficient and keep growing with your business. The SAP Business ByDesign community is about sharing know-how and keeping your SAP Business ByDesign skills up to date. Join the conversation about best practices, business processes, and technical implementations.

Featured Content

What’s new?

Learn about the latest innovations and discover new features and capabilities of the current SAP ByDesign release.

SAP Business ByDesign – What’s new in release 20.08Roadmap

Partner Innovations

The pace of innovation of the SME ecosystem contributes to the success of SAP Business ByDesign.

Innovations by the SAP Business ByDesign Ecosystem

Built-in Analytics

SAP Business ByDesign analytics is the foundation for intelligent business processes. An insight to action journey for delayed order delivery illustrates how to use analytics to realize intelligent processes.

Built-in Analytics - the foundation for intelligent processes

Built-in Mobility

Check out the SAP Business ByDesign mobile apps for smartphones.

Built-in Mobility - self-services, analytics and CRM for smartphones

Expert Content

Customer Relationship Management

Learn how to manage your marketing, sales, and service processes – and drive customer engagement – by integrating your front-office and back-office processes into one solution, SAP Business ByDesign.

Get an OverviewopenSAP course: Customer Relationship ManagementSAP Business ByDesign Commerce Add-onSubscription-based business models with SAP Business ByDesignOverview SAP Business ByDesign Commerce Add-onAll CRM blogs

Human Resources

Learn how to streamline HR processes with SAP Business ByDesign, such as organization management, workforce administration, time and attendance, and employee self-service.

Get an OverviewResource Management based on Planned Work in Project TaskTime Administrator can block updates to old time entriesRehire with New Employment: Employee Central – SAP Business ByDesign integration

Financial Management

Learn how to get a real-time view of your financial situation, streamline your core accounting processes, and better manage cash and liquidity with SAP Business ByDesign

Get an OverviewopenSAP course: Financial ManagementLease accounting for lessees based on IFRS 16 / ASC 842How to reach compliance with IFRS 15 and ASC 606Group reporting with SAP Financial ConsolidationTemporary VAT reduction / Mehrwertsteuersenkung

Project Management

Learn how to organize projects of any size and complexity with integration across all functional with SAP Business ByDesign.

Get an overviewopenSAP course: Project ManagementChange of Delivery Date in Projects and Project Stock OrderEnhanced Team Member Work Analysis – Period Plans

Supply Chain Management

Learn how to model your internal and external supply and integrate the value chain for cost transparency, up-to-date inventory valuation, and a tight process integration with SAP Business ByDesign.

Get an overviewopenSAP course: SAP Business ByDesign Supply Chain ManagementObsolete status for production master dataPre-Delivery Project Stock Orders from 3PL-SiteInclude Attachments in Output for Outbound DeliveriesAll SCM blogs

Supplier Relationship Management

Learn how to manage sourcing and contracting, including strategic sourcing, RFQ processing, and supplier base management, and empower employees with self-service procurement capabilities with SAP Business ByDesign.

Get an overviewIntelligent Supplier Invoice Scanning

Built-in Analytics

Analytics makes business data transparent and is a must-have for every company. Learn how to use the built-in analytics solution of SAP Business ByDesign.

Get an overviewopenSAP course: Built-in analyticsProcess monitoring and optimization with KPIsExtending SAP ByDesign analytics using SAP Analytics CloudOData for SAP Business ByDesign reports


European data privacy regulation (GDPR) might impact your day-to-day business. ByDesign offers powerful tools to allow your company to achieve compliancy.

GDPR/EU-DSGVO in SAP Business ByDesignSAP Data Protection and Privacy“Brexit”: Impact due to United Kingdom’s exit from the EU