SAP And ERP
SAP is an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software. it's a neatly integrated business software to process all functionalities of an organisation in order to obtain a unified solution. SAP is a leader when it comes to easy integration among all the departments.
ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) term used for software that controls the whole organizations different departments. Consider a large enterprise, which has number of divisions under it. There is a Financial Department, Logistics Section, HR, Warehousing, Sales and Distribution etc.
All these need to be integrated together for effective functioning. This is done by a specific software known as Enterprise Resource Planning or ERP. Use of this package makes it possible to track and manage in real-time, sales, production, finance accounting and human resources in an enterprise.