Applications of Sap Fi Module

By: Brayan Peter

SAP FI module is the new package introduced specifically for financial concerns. It is special package which comes up with capability of meeting all accounting and financial needs of the organization. It is a module where financial managers can review the financial position of the company in real time. The SAP FI modules real time functionality allows the financial manager to take better decision making and strategic planning for the organization. The other standard feature of FI module is that it integrates with materials management, production planning, sales and distribution, plant maintenance, project systems and human resources modules.



Some of the components and elements comprised are accounts receivable, accounts payable, asset accounting, consolidation, general ledgers and still more. When a company decides to make use of SAP, it is required to come up with several primary prerequisite configurations. The structure of the firm should be processed properly by the managers and it is the foremost step which should be set up for business reporting requirements. The structure should be created along with client, company, business area configurations. The highest unit in SAP system is client unit which contains master records, tables and valid records. A company unit is a unit where financial statements can be created assigned with many company codes.

More number of FI configuration considerations is business area, COA, GL, fiscal year and currencies. The configuration requirement for set up in SAP consisting are chart of accounts, fiscal year variants and currencies. SAP is popularly referred among the users has fully integrated system. It is therefore better for the users to know about the integration points available in the module. The organization units are defined better in FI and other SAP modules. To transfer the data between FI and CO (controlling), company code is required to be assigned in each module. When generating the business transactions, the business areas are required to be entered with updated information.

Document postings will be automatically posted in the year along the Fiscal Year variant set-ups based on the month, start and end dates within the given period. As people know that SAP is an integration development system where more benefits can be availed. There are several integration points available in SAP which can be used for other application progressions. Nowadays, SAP modules fetch good demand among the business organization. Different sorts of are integrations are outsourced to meet the requirements of the people. It is used to meet all accounting and financial needs of the organization.

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