Course announcements

  • MDG100, divided logically into functional and technical aspects, gives you the understanding and skills to use master data governance to ensure ongoing master data quality. It will also give the more advanced user the understanding and skills to not only perform basic configuration, but also to modify standard content to meet business requirements even to the extent of creating a solution for a custom master data domain.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Present the MDG solution strategy of SAP
    • Explain the data domains and processes related to MDG
    • Perform basic configuration of standard MDG content
    • Adjust and extend the standard MDG content
    • Create custom content for MDG

Audience

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

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Experience in SAP Business Suite ERP
  • Experience with SAP ERP master data in Financials or MM or SD

Recommended

  • Business Rules Framework
  • Floor Plan Manager (FPM) for Web Dynpro ABAP
  • Application Link Enabling (ALE) Technology
  • Web Service Technology
  • Business Workflow
  • Experience in Data Services, Data Quality Management, Information Steward

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 8
  • SAP Master Data Governance 9.0
  • SAP HANA 1.0

Content

  • Master Data Introduction
    • Explore SAP ERP Basics Master Data
  • MDG Overview, Roadmap and Product Portfolio
    • Explore MDG Introduction Central Governance and Mass Processing
    • Describe the general concepts and capabilities of SAP MDG, central governance
    • Illustrate the scope of SAP MDG, central governance in the current version
    • Understand EIM Product Portfolio
  • MDG Domain Material, Overview
    • Get an Introduction to Domain Material
    • Process Simple Material Objects
  • MDG Domain Business Partner, Supplier, Customer
    • Explain business partner, customer, vendor, and CVI
    • Describe simple business partner processing
    • Introduce the current reality and the needs for the future
    • Understand functions in detail, integration scenarios, and the benefits from the solution
  • MDG Domain Finance, Overview
    • Explain Domain Finance Change Request and Hierarchy Management
    • Process simple Financial objects
  • MDG Multiple-Records Processing and Mass Processing Including Hierarchy Management
    • Explore Multiple-Records Processing and Mass Processing
    • Explore Hierarchy Processing
  • SAP User Experience with MDG (Fiori)
    • Get an introduction to SAP Fiori for SAP MDG
    • Perform Fiori Apps for request and approve master data processes
  • MDG Analytics, Monitoring, Smart Business
    • Explore Analytics in MDG
    • Describe Contextualized HANA Based Analytics
  • MDG Consolidation and Mass Processing
    • Explain Consolidation
    • Explain Mass Processing
    • Explore Consolidation and mass processes
  • MDG Data Quality and Search Overview
    • Get an Overview of Data Quality and Search
  • MDG Data Quality and Search Implementation
    • Configure Search and Duplicate Checks
    • Define Derivations, Validations, Checks, and Deviations
    • Understand Concepts of BRFplus
  • MDG Processing with Business Workflow
    • Learn Workflow Basics
    • Explore concepts of process modeling with rule based workflow
  • MDG Data Transfer and Exchange
    • Explain Concepts of Key and Value Mapping
    • Perform Data Replication
    • Consider Data Export and Data Import via Transfer
  • MDG Customizing, Setup and Project Strategies
    • Activate and configure the default processes for MDG
    • Understand and use advanced customizing e.g. in the area of workflow
    • Understand the new and updated functionality that is offered with MDG
    • Start first MDG projects that use the standard data models
  • MDG Custom Objects and MDG Enhancements
    • Explore Data Modeling Concepts
    • Explain the Process of Reference Data Governance with MDG CO
    • Explain the Configuration of Reference Data Governance with MDG CO
    • Configure User Interfaces
    • Process Custom Objects: Hierarchy Management