Course announcements

  • In this comprehensive course you will gain a solid understanding of the SAP IBP Multilevel Supply Planning business processes, and their associated configuration. You will gain insight into how the SAP4 standard delivered model is configured to support multilevel planning, as well as how the algorithms, parameters, and key figures affect the planning results. Instructor-led training is supplemented with hands-on exercises.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Outline the features of SAP IBP Multilevel Supply Planning
    • Describe in detail: Modeling, Key Figures, and Parameters
    • Utilize Operators and Optimizers

Audience

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

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 Multilevel Supply Planning
  • General Master Data types
  • Modeling
    • Sourcing Rules
    • Multi-Level Production
    • Lot Sizes
    • Handling and Storage Resources
    • Substitute Products
  • Key Figures:
    • Attributes as Key Figures
    • Input Key Figures
    • Output Key Figures
    • Input/Output Key Figures
  • The Heuristic Planning Operator
    • Algorithm Types
    • Parameters of the Heuristic Operator
  • Supply Planning Adjusted Key Figures
  • Optimizer Key Figures
  • The Optimizer Planning Operator
    • Optimizer Adjusted Key Figures
    • Lot Size Planning with the Optimizer
  • In-transit and Downstream Key Figures
  • Supply Planning Computed Quota Arrangements