Goals

  • Understand planning processes in SAP TM from a shipper’s perspective
  • Create configuration for planning distribution scenarios
  • Execute load planning
  • Configure Tendering and Carrier Selection Processes
  • Integrate with SAP ERP LE-TRA
  • Set up transportation execution tracking using SAP Event Management in collaboration with SAP TM
  • Integrate SAP TM with SAP Extended Warehouse Management for transportation execution
  • Handle discrepancies

Audience

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

Prerequisites

Essential

  • TM100– Processes in SAP Transportation Management
  • TM200 – Planning Basics & Manual Planning or
  • TM110Order Management and Planning Basics in SAP TM

Recommended

  • TM111 – ERP Integration for Order Management in SAP TM or
  • TM115 – Forwarding Order Management in SAP TM
  • TM310
  • TM200

Course based on software release

  • TM 9.3; ECC 6.17 SP08; PI 7.40; EWM 9.3

Content

  • Optimizer Planning
    • Describing Optimizer Planning
    • Applying Optimizer Planning Settings
    • Identifying Modal Decision Planning Scenarios
    • Applying Short-Cut Planning
    • Creating Pooled Shipments
  • Optimizer Applications
    • Creating a Transportation Proposal
    • Describing Load Optimization Processes
  • Advanced Transportation Network
    • Creating Schedules
    • Analyzing the Results of the Path Finder
  • Transportation Unit Planning
    • Creating Passive Vehicle Resources
    • Planning Transportation Units with Passive Vehicle Resources
    • Planning Transportation Units with the Optimizer
    • Planning Transportation with Container Units
  • Carrier Selection
    • Explaining the Carrier Selection Process
    • Selecting Carriers Based on Costs and Priorities
    • Using Allocations
    • Using Business Shares
    • Improving Carrier Utilization
  • Freight Tendering
    • Explaining the Tendering Process
    • Configuring the Tendering Plan
    • Identifying the Tendering Collaboration Scenarios
  • Freight Orders in Transportation Management
    • Creating Freight Orders
  • Freight Order Setup
    • Configuring Freight Order Types
    • Configuring Freight Order Type Determination
    • Determining Business Partners
  • Freight Order Integration
    • Integrating Freight Orders with Shipments
    • Creating Shipments from Freight Orders
    • Creating Freight Orders from Shipments
    • Communicating Freight Orders to Other Companies
  • Transportation Event Monitoring
    • Monitoring Transportation Events
    • Configuring SAP Event Management (SAP TM) for Transportation Visibility
    • Handling Events in the Collaboration Portal
  • Transportation Execution
    • Configuring Freight Order Output
    • Managing Freight Order Discrepancies
  • Integration with SAP Extended Warehouse Management
    • Integrating SAP EWM based on Shipments
    • Integrating SAP EWM Based on Deliveries
    • Integrating SAP EWM for Transit Warehousing