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  1. Eliminate SAP APO Time Zone Confusion

    Time zones and the added complication of Daylight Saving Time changes can confuse an SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization user. Learn the customization tasks and master data settings to keep your SAP system time settings in sync. Key Concept Time zone is both a technical and configuration parameter that is important in operating an SAP...…

  2. Demand Driven Planning – Buffer Management – Step 2

    In SAP ECC 6.0, it is now possible to use demand-driven planning logic with the help of SAP consulting solutions. There are several options for buffer profile and buffer level calculation. The first article on demand driven planning discussed the Demand Driven Planning logic in SAP ECC or SAP S/4HANA using SCM consulting solutions, which…

  3. Account for Time Zone Differences So That They Do Not Affect Your Global Close

    When a global company has a period-end close, a great deal of coordination needs to occur among the independent locations to make sure that tight deadlines are met. The author provides eight tips to prevent misunderstandings that can occur because of timing differences when you have offices in more than one time zone. When a...…

  4. How to Prepare for a Comprehensive System Audit and Technical Review of SAP Access Control 10.0

    Learn invaluable tricks and tips for overcoming top auditing issues specific to an SAP Access Control 10.0 system. Key Concept A system audit is an exercise performed to gain assurance that defined controls work as intended, thereby eliminating the likelihood of fraudulent or malicious activities in the enterprise system. It involves the verification of conformance...…

  5. What’s New in Charge Management in SAP TM 9.0 and 9.1 for Air, Ocean, and Rail

    Learn how to set up the charge management process in SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM) applicable for both shipper and logistic service provider (LSP) scenarios. Compare functionalities available in SAP TM 9.0 and 9.1. Key Concept The transportation charge management component is the most robust and flexible engine used in the SAP Transportation Management (SAP...…

  6. Real-Time Supply Chain Planning with Demand-Driven MRP in SAP S/4HANA

    Learn how to use the new demand-driven material requirements planning (DDMRP) method to decouple the lead time. It minimizes the bullwhip effect to achieve real-time supply chain planning in SAP S/4HANA. Key Concept The demand-driven material requirements planning (DDMRP) concept was introduced in SAP S/4 HANA 1709. DDMRP is a new planning method introduced by...…

  7. SAP Access Control Implementation: The Myths, Truths, and Tricks (Part 2)

    Correct certain assumptions about the SAP Access Control system that are not necessarily true and obtain guidance on how to meet specific complex business requirements during an implementation project, including maintenance and support activities. Key Concept Myth is often the result of wishful thinking about the capability of a product that most times is unfounded....…

  8. SAP Access Control Implementation: The Myth, Truth, and Tricks (Part 2)

    Correct certain assumptions about the SAP Access Control system that are not necessarily true and obtain guidance on how to meet specific complex business requirements during an implementation project, including maintenance and support activities. This content is for Basic Access, SAPinsider Monthly Subscription, SAPinsider Annual Subscription, and SAPinsider Premium Annual Subscription members only.Log In Join…

  9. Improve Your Warehouse Management with TRM

    SAP’s Task and Resource Management (TRM) module allows you to improve warehouse operations management by breaking warehouse management activities into discrete tasks and then optimizing task execution. Here are some great tips on how to implement it in R/3. Key Concept Warehouse task assignment (meaning assigning tasks that are parts of a picking process) is...…

  10. New End-to-End Project Deployment Process in Solution Manager 7.1 and 7.2

    Learn about developments done with multiple large corporations for the IT Requirement-to-Deploy process in SAP Solution Manager 7.1 and 7.2. Follow the management of the IT Service Management (ITSM) and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) spaces from requirement management, to design, build, test, and deployment in an integrated fashion. Key Concept The Requirement-to-Deploy focus solution is...…