S/4 HANA Cloud

In November of 2018, SAP released their latest version of SAP S/4 HANA; S/4 HANA Cloud 1811. This latest version includes the new Purchase Order Accruals functionality for Finance which allows you to significantly speed up your closing process & to increase transparency as well as a new Interest Rate Overview app which displays your interest rate related as well as debt & investment related financial risks. Other highlights for 1811 include Warehouse Management, Transportation Management, Inventory Analysis Overview, Enterprise Portfolio, & Project Management, & much more.

In October, SAP released S/4 HANA 1809, their latest On-Premise version of S/4 HANA. Features of this version include Digital Co-pilot (voice control and digital assistant,) SCM Extended Warehouse Management & Transportation Management, as well as the Java stack of 1809 which includes the AEX extended adapter engine (PI.) The most exciting feature of 1809 is the rapid Fiori deployment. Differing from previous versions of S/4 HANA, there is now a mass activation of Fiori apps possible based on business roles. This covers up to 90% of all available Fiori apps. OSS note 2704570 explains the details and requirements.