Goals

  • The course introduces you to the concepts and procedures of supply chain planning in SAP SCM (APO).
  • It demonstrates how to forecast future sales and the release of the forecast.
  • The course outlines the different possibilities to create feasible plans for cross-location planning and to achieve a finite detailed plan for certain plants. *You determine feasible stock transfers with deploment functionality and confirm sales orders using Global Available- to-Promise.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Solution Architect

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SCM100Business Processes in Planning (SAP ERP)
  • PLM100Business Processes in Life-Cycle Data Management

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 Enhancement Package 7
  • SAP SCM 7.0 Enhancement Package 3

Content

  • Supply Chain Planning
    • Defining Supply Chain Planning
    • Outlining Supply Chain Planning
  • Master Data and Transaction Data
    • Outlining Supply Chain Master Data
    • Outlining Master Data Mapping
    • Integrating Transaction Data in Supply Chain Planning
  • Demand Planning
    • Outlining Demand Planning (DP)
    • Executing Demand Planning
    • Releasing the Demand Plan
  • Cross-Location Planning
    • Outlining Supply Network Planning (SNP)
    • Integrating Supply Network Planning
    • Applying Cross-Location Planning Procedures
  • Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling
    • Outlining Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling (PP/DS)
    • Applying Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling
  • Deployment and Availability Check
    • Planning Deployment
    • Checking the Availability of Customer Demand
  • New User Interfaces for SAP SCM
    • Identifying the Functionality of Developments in SAP SCM