With 1809 release of SAP S/4HANA, the model company functionality is also available now starting January 2019 for V1.
What is SAP Model Company?
A SAP Model Company is a
End-to-end reference solution,
Tailored to an industry or line of business
It comprises state-of-the-art applications and proven best practices. A model company driven approach enables you to reduce cost, decrease risk, and accelerate adoption during discovery, preparation, exploration,
and realization activities. The SAP Model Company for Finance 1809-V1 offers a ready-to-run, comprehensive reference solution for support of Core Finance processes complemented by Treasury and Financial Planning process.
(source - sap.com)
The scope is mainly focussed on End-to-End business processes for Finance. Integration with Sales and Procurement is realized to support Finance processes
FOUR functional Options are:
Accounting & Financial Close - Mandatory
Management Accounting - Optional
Treasury & Cash Management - Optional
Financial Planning & Analysis – Optional
Reduced costs and resource effort
Risk elimination through reference-solution architecture
Based on Agile & Lean principles
Approach: Preconfigured solution
Ready-to-run appliance with applications, configuration, and sample data
System provisioning over the SAP Cloud portfolio, your preferred cloud provider, or on premise