We know how much you’ve invested in SAP. We also know that you need good planning tools to help you maximise the potential of your ERP processes in SAP whether in ECC or S/4 HANA.

That’s why SOA People has built the Advanced Planning Board (APB). Our APB is fully integrated with SAP and supports human resource planning and tooling across services, maintenance and projects. It provides an efficient and centralised tool for your operational planners.

Advanced Planning Board – the solution for simplifying and optimizing planning your resources in SAP

SOA People – your proven experts on SAP planning

We are SAP experts and can help you in your resource planning across many areas of your business such as maintenance, services, project management and production.

The Advanced Planning Board gives you:


A simple and interactive solution


A mobile interface


Intuitive layout

Advanced Planning Board helps you with your SAP planning
by supporting you in the following ways

The Advanced Planning Board has been developed using cutting edge technology: the SAP HANA Cloud Platform and is fully integrated with your SAP ERP or S/4HANA system.
Because APB is fully integrated in SAP it is completely in line with all of SAP’s technology and processes. It runs on the SAP HANA Cloud Platform and connects to your SAP backend.
It offers everything to simplify the work of your planners and ensures your team can meet changing market needs, reinforce customer satisfaction and respect your contractual commitments:


Increase your efficiency and performance


Accelerate the planning of your maintenance orders, services or projects


Save significant time with a 360° visibility of all information relating to planning


Manage the flexibility of your teams to respond to fluctuating needs


Optimize travel with function of geolocation


Increase customer satisfaction with real time schedules

What benefits does Advanced Planning Board give your planners?

The brand new graphical user experience is what you would expect from a state-of-the-art web app and simplifies the work of your planners in the following ways:

  • Individual or mass scheduling
  • Drag & drop
  • Prioritization
  • Relationships
  • Google Maps integration
  • Qualifications
  • Reporting

How SOA People can support you

One of the leaders in our field, SOA People has an innovative approach and an inherent understanding of the underlying planning processes and technology. SOA People supports our clients along the entire life cycle of their SAP platform, from design and delivery to improvement and performance, whilst providing the highest levels of support.

SOA People will focus on your digital transformation journey. We are invested in innovation and with a close understanding of your objectives your business and your structure, and working closely (and sometimes exclusively) with SAP, we will challenge and improve planning, process and execution.