Goals

  • Outline SAP Transportation Management business processes
  • Identify and examine the SAP TM building blocks necessary for processing shipments of goods.
  • Engage in Transportation network maintenance, order/requirements integration and management, transportation planning, shipment execution, and freight invoicing and settlement.
  • Use both the SAP ERP and SAP TM systems using the NetWeaver Business Client interface

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Data Consultant / Manager
  • Developer Consultant
  • Technology Consultant
  • Program / Project Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Developer
  • User
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • None

Recommended

Course based on software release

  • SAP TM 9.3; SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 7

Content

  • SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM)
    • Evaluating SAP Transportation Management
    • Evaluating the SAP TM System Landscape
  • SAP TM User Interface
    • Identifying NetWeaver Business Client Components
    • Personalizing Object Worklists
    • Customizing the Screen Layout in TM
  • Transportation Management Master Data
    • Identifying Master Data Requirements for SAP TM
    • Evaluating the Organizational Structures Used in SAP TM
    • Defining Conditions
    • Determining Freight Incompatibilities
    • Determining Dangerous Goods Shipping Requirements
  • Transportation Order Management
    • Triggering the Transportation Management Process
    • Integrating SAP ERP with SAP TM
    • Managing the Freight Forwarding Process
    • Booking Capacities
  • Transportation Planning
    • Defining the Transportation Planning Process
    • Viewing Freight Units
    • Building Packages
    • Defining Selection Profiles
    • Determining Planning Profiles
    • Accessing the Transportation Cockpit
    • Creating Transportation Proposals
    • Creating Freight Orders
    • Optimizing Loads
  • Transportation Execution
    • Performing Carrier Selection
    • Tendering Freight Orders
    • Triggering Delivery Creation from SAP TM
    • Executing transportation in SAP ERP
    • Executing transportation in SAP EWM
    • Generating Outputs
    • Monitoring Transportation Events
    • Exporting Freight Orders
    • Analyzing Transportation Management Performance
  • Charge Calculation and Freight Settlement
    • Managing Charge Calculation Master Data
    • Calculating Supplier Charges in Freight Orders
    • Settling Supplier Freight Charges
    • Calculating and Settling Customer Charges in Forwarding Orders
    • Distributing Costs
    • Settling freight charges in Group Logistics Companies
    • Managing Freight Contracts