SAP Manufacturing Execution

An MES Software that integrates with SAP ERP available as cloud or on-premise deployment.

Product Overview

SAP Manufacturing Execution is a software designed to enhance the efficiency of manufacturing operations. It serves as a functional layer between enterprise resource planning (ERP) and process control systems, providing decision-makers with vital data for optimizing production. SAP MES excels in digitizing manufacturing processes and integrating business systems with advanced technology, thus improving operational visibility and simplifying integration.


  • Offers visual routing
  • Integrates with SAP ERP
  • Comes with SAP MII (Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence)
  • Includes nonconformance funactionality


  • Limited archiving processes
  • Requires consult call for pricing

Target Market

SAP ERP users seeking to improve production efficiency, qualty control and real-time operational visibility with MES software.

About SAP Manufacturing Execution

SAP MES stands out for its ability to provide real-time data access, seamless production monitoring, and enhanced product traceability. It significantly increases production efficiency, reduces waste, and ensures consistent quality control. With capabilities like real-time resource tracking, detailed scheduling, and quality management, SAP MES offers a powerful tool for modern manufacturing environments. Its integration with cloud technology and advanced features like AI and machine learning make it a future-proof solution. This software is particularly beneficial for organizations that must adhere to strict regulatory compliance, as it allows for improved traceability and documentation of the manufacturing process.

Why SAP Manufacturing Execution?

Because improving product quality while driving down costs is your ultimate goal. With SAP Manufacturing Execution you can:

  • Leverage seamless, out-of-the-box SAP ERP integration
  • Control the production of every single unit to boost product quality
  • Ensure regulatory compliance with unit-level traceability, genealogy, and reporting
  • Run flexible production process modeling – no programming required
  • Improve nonconformance management, from in-line sampling to visual testing and repair
  • Give operators role-specific MES access, personalized dashboards, and intuitive mobile and browser-based UIs
  • High flexibility and extensibility and pure SOA based architecture

SAP MES Key Functions:

  • Product quality and production: Gain real-time visibility into your manufacturing processes to quickly pinpoint and resolve quality issues. Reduce warranty and liability risks with better production monitoring and control.

  • Throughput: Increase throughput by rapidly identifying and resolving problem areas – such as nonconforming processes, logistical issues, or material shortages.

  • Compliance: Meet complex regulatory requirements with best-in-class product traceability and reporting, genealogy management, and automated data collection.

  • Flexibility: Get the flexibility you need to fill custom orders and meet specific customer requirements. Adapt and shift production to meet varied and changeable demand.

  • Paperless manufacturing: Replace paper-based manufacturing processes with electronic systems that connect the top floor to the shop floor. Automate data capture to eliminate errors, gain real-time visibility into operations, and ensure consistent product quality.

  • Asset utilization: Increase your return on assets and improve overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). Facilitate predictive maintenance, minimize downtime, and keep manufacturing operations running smoothly.

SAP MES Key Features

  • Order-based manufacturing execution
  • WIP tracking and genealogy (order, lot, and serial #)
  • Manufacturing process control
  • Automated data collection
  • Labor tracking and management
  • Defect tracking and resolution
  • Mobile apps for wireless bar code scanners
  • As-built record optimization for produced products
  • NEW: Support for HANA DB
  • NEW: Operation Sub-Step activities
  • NEW: Multiple Browser support

Product Overview

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