23 Ways to Squeeze Better Performance from APO DP Processing and Reporting

  • by Hayrettin Cil, Senior Consultant, Turquoise Consulting
  • Mehmet Nizamoglu, Senior Consultant, Turquoise Consulting
  • August 1, 2004
APO Demand Planning (DP) developers have a number of areas to be aware of that could negatively affect performance. This list of 23 DP performance tips explains how to avoid bottlenecks and why they can occur.
Key Concept
SAP Business Information Warehouse (BW) is the engine that supports APO DP analysis and reporting. Proper setup and execution of the data loads into BW have a significant impact on performance.

Hayrettin Cil

Hayrettin Cil is a senior SAP Business Intelligence Consultant with extensive experience in Strategic Enterprise Management (SEM), Business Information Warehouse (BW), Advanced Planning and Optimization (APO), and SAP R/3 Sales and Distribution, Financials, and logistics. He has been a speaker at various BW and SCM conferences, and has worked in the consumer goods, pharmaceutical, retail, chemical, oil and gas, public sector, and high tech industries. Hayrettin has a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering and operations research and a master of science degree in financial management.

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Mehmet Nizamoglu

Mehmet Nizamoglu is a senior SAP functional consultant with extensive experience in APO Demand Planning and Supply Network Planning, CRM field applications, CRM Customer Interaction Center, and R/3 Sales and Distribution. His industry experience includes consumer goods and oil and gas. Mehmet has a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering and operations research.

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