Goals

  • use the concepts of demand planning and material requirements planning (for non-configurable materials) that are used in SAP ECC 6.0 - Material Requirements Planning (and SAP R/3 - MRP)

Audience

  • Project team members
  • Key users

Prerequisites

Essential

  • PLM114 Basic Data for Discrete & Repetitive Manufact.
  • SCM100 (Planning Overview (ERP))

Recommended

  • SAPSCM (SAP SCM Application Overview)

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 Enhancement Package 5

Content

  • Overview of production planning (ERP)
  • Demand management (Make-to-Stock/Make-to-Order)
  • Executing material requirements planning
  • Technical processes of MRP
  • Evaluating and processing the MRP results
  • Special processes in the context of MRP

Notes

  • Please note that characteristics planning (variant configuration) is not covered by this course, but by the course PLM145 (Variant Configuration Part 1) instead.