By Jörg Thomas Dickersbach
Characteristics are utilized in SAP as attributes, e.g. to specify the configuration of goods or the homes of batches. in lots of industries – engineering, car, mill, pharmaceutical and meals to call the most common – offer chain making plans has to think about those features. APO bargains many various functionalities for making plans with features, the place all the functionalities has a few must haves and incompatibilities. This publication bargains support and recommendation for the fundamental layout of the implementation by way of explaining the strategies and eventualities (process chains) for making plans with features, the functionalities for making plans with features in APO together with their necessities and incompatibilities and the entities, dependencies and method configuration determinants for making plans with features in R/3 and APO. This ebook is predicated at the releases R/3 4.7 and mySAP SCM 4.1.
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The class assignment can only be displayed in APO but not changed. 6 shows how to display the class assignment for further classes (if more than one class is assigned to the product). Fig. 6. Class Assignment to the Product Master in APO 24 3 Characteristics and Classes • Transfer of Batches If batch classification is used in R/3 for CDP-configuration relevant products, the integration of batches is required. The transfer of batches has to be selected explicitely in the CIF-model. The transfer of stocks is not sufficient to integrate the batches with their characteristic values with APO.
If planning of the assembly groups has a significant role within the business, the scenario ‘make-to-order with variant configuration and planning in an inactive version’ should be considered, therefore we do not assume the use of multilevel ATP for this scenario. • Checking Horizon The third option is the ATP check using the checking horizon. The sales order will be confirmed outside the checking horizon which represents the required lead time to produce the product. This setting is product specific and does not take the actual production capacity or the actual component availability into account.
Sales Order Representation in APO The sales order is transferred to APO with its configuration. In the product view (transaction /SAPAPO/RRP3) the green triangle indicates that a valuation exists. 8. The window on the left side shows the sales order segments. Green Triangle Sales Order Segments Fig. 8. Sales Order with VC-Configuration Relevance in the Sales Order Segment (APO) 34 5 Make-to-Order with Variant Configuration For variant configuration and the VC-configuration relevance the requirements strategy ‘make-to-order’ is required.