Financials: Case study: How Woodward improved performance on its mass cost rolls and settlement jobs

  • by Sydnie McConnell, Woodward
  • March 6, 2019
Learn how Woodward overcame growth-related system performance problems in its product costing transactions, such as with annual mass cost rolls and weekly settlement jobs.

Learn how Woodward — a designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets — overcame growth-related system performance problems in its product costing transactions, such as with annual mass cost rolls and weekly settlement jobs. Learn how Woodward addressed the issues before they became critical and paved the way for future growth. Attend this session to:

  • Understand Woodward’s background and system environment, including recent SAP implementations and additional ERP systems
  • Learn how Woodward troubleshot and corrected extremely long runtimes in a multiple-plant costing run, including strategies for correcting errors before they occur
  • Discover tips to improve the runtime on production settlement jobs, including setting the deletion flag on settled orders (without going through archiving)
  • Review training and standardization strategies to enable multiple sites to work together on tasks

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