Seven Essential Tips and Tricks for Queries and Tables - Part Two

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  1. Lean Implementation of the Material Ledger with Multiple Valuations in a Production Environment

    Learn how to design the standard SAP system to implement the Material Ledger with multiple valuations in the production environment using the Special Purpose Ledger. The main reason to use the Special Purpose Ledger is to avoid changes required in existing currency settings and impacts on other applications that are already in use. The Special…...…

  2. Streamline Your Company’s Production Rates with ATP Using SAP PP

    Learn about the processes involved in production using Available-to-Promise (ATP) functionality. Read about the master data to be maintained in the system along with the main customizing settings available for this solution. Key Concept In SAP Production Planning (PP) the Available-to-Promise (ATP) check is carried out for the components of the main material. SAP Production…...…

  3. Best Practices for Allowing Power Users to Develop Queries in BW

    Reading time: 30 mins

    More and more businesses now authorize power users to develop queries in the BW production environment. Often the benefits of relying more on power users to create queries outweighs the risks and can even reduce the workload for your BW team. The author examines some of the key issues, policies, and best practices that you…...…

  4. Hone Your Manufacturing Cost Understanding for Better Decision Making

    When a product is manufactured, an accounting entry is automatically made each time that a posting is made in the production process. Some of these postings take place in FI, while others are posted only in CO. Follow the flow of these accounting entries and understand the reconciliation process between FI and CO. Key Concept…...…

  5. Effectively Manage Scrap in Your Production Processes

    Discover how you can manage assembly and component scrap at various levels in an SAP system, including the master data and transactional data levels. In addition, see how to record scrap at the cost center level. Key Concept Successfully assigning assembly and component scrap in master data enables an SAP system to not only consider…...…

  6. Securing and Governing Data at Rest

    Data at rest is a high-value target for hackers. It is a source of people, banking, product, and intellectual property information that is highly valuable for resale or creating counterfeit products. It includes quality assurance systems, development environments, client copies, disaster recovery sites, archives, and online backups. In this article, SAPinsider cybersecurity expert Julie Hallet…

  7. Manage an SAP Production Release Using Standard Implementation Routines and ChaRM Maintenance Cycles

    Manager Learn about the functional tasks and routines necessary to run an SAP production release using Change Request Management (ChaRM) maintenance cycles. Discover the recommended cross-industry best practices that change managers or release managers can use to deliver production fixes and system enhancements to an implemented SAP solution. Key Concept Change management strategies and Change…...…

  8. 4 Keys to Unlock SAP APO

    Reading time: 27 mins

    SAPexperets/SCMWhen determining which Advanced Planning and Optimization (APO) modules to deploy for specific business problems, you should be familiar with four key concepts: planning time horizons, order-versus-time series structures, SCM business processes, and the APO configuration process. Find out how these four concepts can help you plan your APO implementation. Key Concept A planning horizon…...…

  9. Configure Capable-to-Promise for Both External and Internal Demands

    Learn how to configure Capable-to-Promise in SAP Global Available-to-Promise (GATP) in a manufacturing environment for both external as well as internal demands. Understand the various configuration aspects of both GATP and Production Planning (PP) /Detailed Scheduling (DS). Key Concept Production can be directly triggered through a Capable-to-Promise check within the SAP Global Available-to-Promise (GATP) module…...…

  10. Repetitive Cost Accounting in a Production and Process Order Environment

    Learn how to configure and use product cost collectors (repetitive) to capture and control production and process order costs. Key Concept A hybrid order type for production moves the cost object from the production or process order to a product cost collector. This enables the use of orders for control of production and the aggregate…...…