Reporting with SAP S/4HANA: Business User Guide

  • 6h 4m
  • Brijesh Singh
  • Rheinwerk Publishing Inc.
  • 2022

Make business reporting easy with this all-in-one user guide! Explore the SAP Fiori user experience and see how its role-based approach makes gathering data from your system simpler and faster. Then dive into reporting requirements for different business areas, including finance, tax, sales, management, and logistics with common business reporting use cases. Finally, learn to build custom reports based on your most important KPIs using SAP Fiori-based tools. This is your everyday resource for all things reporting in SAP S/4HANA!

  • Leverage SAP Fiori roles and apps in SAP S/4HANA
  • Follow SAP best practices for reporting and adapt standard scenarios to analyze your data by segments, hierarchies, dimensions, and more
  • Create custom reports using SAP Fiori-based self-service and KPI-based tools

In this book, you'll learn about:

The SAP Fiori User Experience

SAP Fiori makes it easier than ever to navigate and use reporting tools in SAP S/4HANA. Explore the new role-based user experience and see how SAP Fiori uses SAP S/4HANA’s embedded analytics to show you the data you need.

Standard Reporting

Set up SAP Fiori roles, apps, and CDS views to leverage standard reporting scenarios for all areas of your business. Use best practices from across industries to meet your reporting needs and analyze your data by business segments, hierarchies, and dimensions.

Custom Reporting

Learn to build self-service and ad hoc reports based on real-time numbers. Use flexible reporting tools and customized KPIs to create reports that reflect real-world data.

Highlights include:

  • SAP Fiori roles and apps
  • Reporting strategy
  • Hierarchy-based reporting
  • KPI-based reporting
  • Segment-based reporting
  • Finance use cases
  • Controlling use cases
  • Consolidation use cases
  • Reconciliation balance and close use cases
  • Tax compliance use cases
  • Procurement use cases
  • Sales use cases

About the Author

Brijesh Singh is a lead SAP solution architect at SAP America, Inc. He has more than 15 years of professional experience in SAP financial solutions, including financial accounting and controlling, financial close, Central Finance, joint venture accounting, financial supply chain management, and revenue accounting and reporting. Brijesh has been part of multiple SAP S/4HANA and SAP S/4HANA Cloud project implementations in the United States and Europe in various industries like manufacturing, IT, high-tech, engineering, retail, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), chemicals, and oil and gas. He has worked as a developer, consultant, and team lead in the past and currently offers expert guidance to SAP global customers and partners as a trusted advisor to their digital transformation journey to SAP S/4HANA.

In this Book

  • Introduction to Business Reporting with SAP S/4HANA
  • The User Experience
  • Financial Reporting Use Cases
  • Management Reporting Use Cases
  • Consolidation Reporting Use Cases
  • Reconciliation-Based Reporting Use Cases
  • Statutory/Compliance Reporting Use Cases
  • Procurement Use Cases
  • Sales Use Cases
  • Hierarchy-Based Reporting Use Cases
  • Self-Service and Key Performance Indicator-Based Use Cases
  • SAP Analytics Cloud-Based Business Reporting
  • Implementation
  • Service Pages
  • Legal Notes
  • The Document Archive