SAP - Modules
New dimension Products
Note: Phased Implementation approach
Grants Management Anaysis
R/3 = refers to the SAP application providing real-time access to information using a three-tier system architecture. The three components of this architecture are the information database, the transaction application server, and the user desktop.
ABAP/4 = Advanced Business Application Programming, SAP’s 4th generation programming language.
BW = Business Warehouse or Business Intelligence – Reporting tool
MM = Materials Management. MM contains both the purchasing functionality and Inventory Management
FI = Financial Accounting. FI is external, statutory reporting. It includes Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger and Special General Ledger. It is the backbone of everything else, which is why it is going live first.
CO = Controlling. Controlling includes Cost Center Accounting and Internal Orders. GM = Grants Management (used for grants and land grants) FM = Funds Management (used to record and track budgets)
CM = Campus Management: Contract (student) Accounting, Visitor’s Center, and Event Planning
HR = Human Resources, including Payroll
Grants Management Analysis FI_GM_310