SAP SE is one of the largest vendors of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software and related enterprise applications. The company's ERP system enables its customers to run their business processes,
including accounting, sales, production, human resources and finance,
in an integrated environment. The integration ensures that information
flows from one SAP component to another without the need for redundant
data entry and helps enforce financial, process and legal controls. It
also facilitates the effective use of resources, including manpower, machines and production capacities.