Goals

  • This course introduces participants to the various applications of the SAP Supply Chain Management (SAP SCM) solution.
  • Participants learn both to define and to apply the basic SAP SCM applications.

Audience

  • This course is intended for managers, project team members, key users (from user departments), and other persons who want to gain an overview of SAP SCM.

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Knowledge of the Windows application environment

Recommended

  • A basic understanding of supply chain management
  • SAP01 (SAP Overview)

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 Enhancement Package 6
  • SAP SCM 7.0 Enhancement Package 2

Content

  • The components of SAP Business Suite
  • The components, supported business processes, and scenarios in the solution
  • Integration with SAP Product Lifecycle Management (SAP PLM), with particular emphasis on the topics of master data administration, variant configuration, and change management
  • Using SAP Supply Chain Management to execute a typical business process, including: Sales & Operations Planning, planning delivery and procurement networks, production planning, manufacturing, direct procurement, warehousing and storage processes, delivery preparation, transportation
  • Monitoring delivery, transportation, manufacturing, and procurement processes using the Event Manager
  • Overview of the Supply Network Collaboration (SNC)
  • Integration with other SAP components
  • Looking ahead to new developments in the SAP Supply Chain Management environment