Course announcements

  • In this advanced configuration course you will gain a solid understanding of the SAP IBP for Demand business processes and their associated configuration. Instructor-led training is supplemented with hands-on exercises.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Outline the features of SAP IBP for Demand
    • Describe how IBP for Demand fits into S&OP
    • Configure and execute a mid- / long-range forecast
    • Configure Demand Planning functions
    • Use the Excel UI
    • Describe the configuration and data loads

Audience

  • IBP Application Consultants
  • Business Process Architects
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Solution Architect

Prerequisites

Essential

  • IBP100 – SAP IBP – Overview
  • IBP200 – SAP IBP – Platform Features & Customizing

Recommended

  • IBP300 – SAP IBP – Advanced Configuration

Course based on software release

  • SAP IBP 6.3 (1608)

Content

  • Introduction to SAP IBP for Demand
    • Business challenges
    • Definition of Demand Sensing
    • Overview of Fiori
    • Personalizing your screen
  • Model Components
    • Overview of the SAP6 Planning Area
    • Key figures, including: Demand Planning, Demand Sensing, Order Data, and other special key figures
    • Master Data Types including Lag
    • Planning Levels
    • Planning Area settings including: Planning Operators and Change History
    • Prerequisites for Planning Data Loads including Snapshot Key Figures and other Master Data Loads
  • Key Features and Components
    • Managing Mid- to Long-term forecasting
    • Managing Demand Sensing