Course announcements

  • In this course you’ll learn how to use the SAP Profitability and Performance Management solution. This solution is a modern modeling tool and supports many use cases such as customer and product profitability, transfer pricing, IT cost management, or sustainability management. It processes highest data volumes in very short time, can access data of other SAP applications without data duplication, and enables realtime simulations. After a brief information on Management Accounting, the architecture and functions of the solution are explained in overview and detail: cost and revenue allocations are in the very focus! This is supported by system demos and "hands on the system" participants exercises.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Explain the concepts and applications of the SAP Profitability and Performance Management solution
    • Plan and build models
    • Plan and build allocation models
    • Enrich allocation models with various functions
    • Explain the integration of the solution

Audience

  • Application consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner/Team Lead/Power User
  • Technology Consultant
  • Solution Architect

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SAP01: SAP Overview (classroom training) or
  • SAP01E: SAP Overview (e-Learning)

Recommended

  • Basic knowledge of Management Accounting
  • Basic knowledge of SAP HANA, e.g. HA100

Course based on software release

  • NXI 3.0 SP03

Content

  • Introduction and Overview
    • Explain SAP Profitability and Performance Management
    • Provide an overview of concepts and applications
  • Allocation Models
    • Employ strategies of model configuration
    • Explain the building block approach
    • Facilitate implementation by using the sample content
    • Introduce The Biker’s Dream Ltd.
  • The Model
    • Lay the base with the environment function and the calculation unit function
    • Implement functions for data source integration
    • Create functions for source data collection and enrichment
    • Implement functions for calculations
  • Allocations
    • Explain management accounting
    • Explain the allocation function
  • Processes, Integration, Implementation, and Management
    • Use the process and event management
    • Explain integration opportunities
    • Manage, maintain, monitor, and optimize the installation
    • Explain further details