Leveraging the R/3 Warehouse Management Structure with the MM-MOB and WM-LSR Interfaces

  • by Michael Ottenstein, Integration & Certification Center, SAP AG
  • January 15, 2000
/Project Management
Integrating the R/3 Warehouse Management (WM) module with mobile data entry devices and external warehouse management systems is made possible by two interfaces — Mobile Data Entry (MM-MOB), which enables mobile entry and transfer of data to and from SAP, and Warehouse Control Unit (WM-LSR), which enables the sending and receiving of information between the warehouse control units in the SAP environment and automated storage and retrieval systems, fork-lift control systems, picking systems, and carousels. These two interfaces open up a vast array of application scenarios. This article teaches developers the things you need to understand in order to implement an MM-MOB- or WM-LSR-based application scenario.

Michael Ottenstein

Michael Ottenstein studied “Wirtschaftsinformatik” — a combination of business administration and computer science — at the University of Mannheim, Germany. He joined SAP AG in 1996 as a member of the Integration & Certification Center, where he gained experience with SAP’s communication technologies. Since 1997, he has been responsible for the certification of SAP’s interfaces in the areas of MM, WM, and SD.

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