Digitisation and Modernising Work Order Management

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  1. 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...…

  2. Accelerated Order Processing with EDQA in Global ATP

    Learn when and how to use Event-Driven Quantity Assignment (EDQA) in SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO) Global Available-to-Promise (Global ATP). Key Concept Available-to-Promise (ATP) is an order management business process that attempts to commit and fulfill customer orders on required dates and quantities considering business rules and availability of finished products, components, and...…

  3. 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...…

  4. Project System Achieves Faster Closes When Using the Engineer-to-Order Process

    The Project System (PS) module has a functionality called project-related incoming orders that allows you to report on incoming order values for an engineer-to-order process. The PS module can calculate order book and backlog values throughout the project life cycle. It allows you to avoid negative backlog and remaining backlog on closed projects. Three examples...…

  5. Master APO Requirements Strategies

    Does your manufacturing requirement strategy in APO match your business plan? Find out how to determine if it does and adjust it if it doesn’t. Key Concept Advanced Planner and Optimizer (APO) requirements strategies determine not only whether a product is manufactured based on a make-to-stock or make-to-order principle. They also determine how existing product...…

  6. 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...…

  7. Configure User Statuses to Increase Compliance Control of Production Orders

    Use SAP status management to bring greater flexibility to your SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) applications and control business transaction processing to meet the specific needs of your organization. Learn how to define user statuses and assign them to SAP objects. Key Concept SAP status management includes system statuses and user statuses. System statuses are...…

  8. Take Control of Order Confirmations with Backorder Processing in APO

    Find out how the sort profile and filter type affect backorder processing (BOP). In this example based on a real-world scenario, see how the author developed a workaround that allowed the company to use the material availability date as a sort criterion for BOP. Key Concept Backorder processing (BOP) is a critical step in sales...…

  9. Effectively Manage Your Customer Service Business Function by Using SAP’s Integrated Service Order Functionality

    See how service order functionality integrates with the controlling function to record, track, and manage both costs and revenues resulting from service functions for some of the common customer service scenarios. Key Concept Customer service (CS) order functionality helps you capture the desired level of detail pertaining to activities and resources used to carry out...…

  10. How Companies Use Service Management to Increase Revenue and Retain Customers

    Find out how companies are using different service delivery models — including service contracts and product service letters — to transform their service processes to maximize service revenues. In addition, take a look at service billing using CRM Billing and contract entitlements before and after service is provided. Key Concept Service order management allows users...…