Materials Management

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by Gaetano Altavilla, Senior SAP Solutions Architect, Instructor, Project Manager, and Team Leader June 23, 2017
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Dr. Gaetano Altavilla describes the main steps to be done in the SAP system by the logistics, planning, quality, and financial departments to perform quality management activities for subtracting activities in SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) 6.0 with the SAP materials management (MM), Production Planning (PP), Quality Management (QM) and Financial Accounting (FI) modules implemented. Based on his experience, he provides solutions already implemented in production environments for SAP MM, PP, QM, and FI in ECC 6.0. However, the processes he describes also apply to previous versions of SAP software. In addition, he covers the main master data and customizing details that are prerequisites to running this process.

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by Patrick Imhen, Business Analyst and Senior SAP MM/SD/PM Functional Consultant, ZOCODE Limited March 13, 2017
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Patrick Imhen explains a step-by-step procedure to use the Vendor Evaluation functionality to handle the appraisal of external service vendors using semi-automatic and manual scoring methods to achieve optimal service performance. He explains how to configure Vendor Evaluation functionality for external services and how to model the computation of manual and semi-automatic scores in the SAP ERP system to get optimal performance for external service vendors. This is very relevant because automatic Vendor Evaluation in the SAP system does not work for external services.

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by Patrick Imhen, Business Analyst and Senior SAP MM/SD/PM Functional Consultant, ZOCODE Limited February 17, 2017
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Based on his experience with a client, Patrick Imhen explains how to use the SAP system’s automatic Vendor Evaluation functionalities to gain proper visibility into vendors’ supply operations, discover and remove hidden cost drivers, and optimally manage delivery time and material quality in the supply chain process. He illustrates an effective methodology applied to vendor evaluation leveraging Vendor Evaluation to get a successful result that can increase the performance of the supply chain process.

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by Patrick Imhen, Business Analyst and Senior SAP MM/SD/PM Functional Consultant, ZOCODE Limited December 1, 2016
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Patrick Imhen provides you with a creative insight on how to use a source list as a tool to enforce user compliance with a mandated source of supply as approved by the management of an organization.

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by Lukas M. Dietzsch, CEO, Blackvard Management Consulting, LLC February 1, 2016
SAP Professional Journal/SCM – 

This integrated example by Lukas Dietzsch of how to build an SAP Fiori application provides a step-by-step approach for how to transfer SAP materials management data onto a mobile device. This real-world business case, which is similar to any user’s Open Data Protocol (OData) service request, illustrates the entire process: covering the app creation, required services, publishing, and the app deployment.


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by Caetano Almeida, Senior Support Engineer, SAP December 29, 2015
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Caetano Almeida shows you how to activate and use work in process (WIP) batches on a production order.

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by Diony J. Ruiz R., SAP Architect and Senior Consultant, Group Intellego November 13, 2015
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Diony Ruiz explains the necessary steps to configure settings to customize shipment costs as delivery costs.

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by Kaushik Choudhury, Senior SAP Functional Consultant October 1, 2015
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Kaushik Choudhury explains the salient features of the Raw Material Procurement Cockpit along with the configuration required to implement it. He uses a few real-life business requirements to illustrate the way a business can adopt the Raw Material Procurement Cockpit.


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by Caetano Almeida, Senior Support Engineer, SAP September 30, 2015
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Caetano Almedia shows you how to activate the new MRP performance optimizations available for SAP HANA.


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by Gaetano Altavilla, Senior SAP Solutions Architect, Instructor, Project Manager, and Team Leader August 26, 2015
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Dr. Gaetano Altavilla explains how to use evaluated receipt settlement (ERS) for managing invoices and purchases in an organization. He describes solutions already implemented in production environments for SAP materials management (MM) and integrated modules in SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) 6.0. The processes he describes also apply to previous versions.

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by Mehulkumar Patel , Senior System Engineer, Conagra Foods July 29, 2015
Financials/SCM – 
Mehulkumar Patel shows you how to improve standard costing performance for split valuated materials without batch archival.

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by Rajesh Ray, Senior Managing Consultant and SCM Product Lead, IBM Global Business Services | Madan M. Dey, Senior Consultant, IBM Global Business Services January 30, 2015
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Rajesh Ray and Madan M. Dey explain how they helped one of their clients implement SAP Global Batch Traceability (SAP GBT). It allowed them to produce traceability reports to identify the affected batches and their location in the event of product recall and to produce the reports for any batch as requested by different regulatory agencies.


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by Sanjay Wagh, Vice President, Elephanta Technology, Inc. August 28, 2014
Financials/SCM – 
Sanjay Wagh explains how to configure your SAP system to enable running of inventory valuation based on Last In First Out (LIFO) and First In First Out (FIFO) methods.

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by Richard Downs, Director, Business Network Strategy, Ariba August 14, 2014
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In this video Richard Downs explains how adding the collaborative technology of the Ariba Network enables companies using SAP ERP Financials to more easily connect with external trading partners to fuel better commerce.


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by Jawad Akhtar, Head of SAP Delivery, AbacusConsulting July 2, 2014
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Jawad Akhtar shows you how to use batch derivation to maintain one-to-one, one-to-many, and many-to one relationships between the sender’s and the receiver’s materials. He explains how the system enables you to effectively handle each business process.

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by Jawad Akhtar, Head of SAP Delivery, AbacusConsulting May 27, 2014
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SCM – Jawad Akhtar explains how to maintain planned delivery times in three key areas: material master record, vendor master record, and purchase info record.

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by Alok Gupta, Senior Consultant, Deloitte Consulting LLP April 17, 2014
Financials/SCM – 
Alok Gupta explains the process flow, configuration settings, and output in terms of accounting entry for a drop-ship scenario.

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by Jawad Akhtar, Head of SAP Delivery, AbacusConsulting April 11, 2014
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Jawad Akhtar explains how to use configurable material functionality to procure different variants or variations of the same material without the need for a separate material master code for every individual variant of the material.

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by M. S. Baraneedharan, SAP Consultant, Infosys Ltd. April 7, 2014
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M. S. Baraneedharan shows you how to create a global template for configuring materials management (MM) processes.

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by Sandeep Kumar, Lead Consultant, Infosys | Manojkumar Radhakrishnan, Consultant, Infosys March 11, 2014
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Sandeep Kumar and Manojkumar Radhakrishnan show you how to improve SAP for Retail performance by archiving sales and transactional point-of-sale (POS) data and having it available for retrieval if necessary.


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