SAP APO

SAP APO(Advanced Planning Optimizer) is the planning component within the mySAP SCM solution.

SAP APO Online Training

SAP APO (Advanced Planning and Optimizer) is an acronym for Advanced Planner and Optimizer. This is a extensive component of SAP's New quality products. APO is an entire suite of supply chain planner applications that development overall knowledge of the supply chain and provide forecasting, planning and optimization.

What you will learn

Technodips trainers are certified experts and accomplished working expert with hands on real time multiple SAP APO projects knowledge. We have designed our course content and syllabus based on students requirement to current industry measure.

  • Introduction to ERP

SAP APO Course Content

 

  • DEMAND PLANNING (DP)
  • Introduction to ERP
  • ERP Concept
  • SAP ECC or R3
  • SAP Business Suite Architecture
  • APO Architecture
  • Supply Chain Management Concept
  • APO Architecture
  • APO Modules
  • APO Integration with SAP R/3 and BW/BI
  • Demand Planning Overview
  • Demand Management
  • Business Scenario
  • DP Integration with other APO modules
  • Administrative Workbench (SAP-BI)
  • Creation of Info Objects
  • Info Providers like Info Cube, DSO, and MultiProviders
  • Source System and Data Source
  • Extracting Sales data from ECC (R3), BW and Excel
  • Basics of Reporting
  • Loading History data from InfoCube to Planning Area
  • Demand Planning Configuration
  • Planning Object structures
  • Storage Bucket profile
  • Time Bucket profile
  • Planning Area
    • Characteristic Value Combinations
    • Planning Books and Macros
    • Planning Books and Data Views
    • Interactive Planning Functionalities
    • Selection Profile
    • Advanced Macros
    • Alerts – Forecasting Alerts and Macro Alerts
    • Aggregation and Disaggregation Calculation types
    • Proportional Factors
    • Time Based Proportional Factors
    • Forecasting Strategies
    • Univariate Forecast
    • Multi Linear Regression Forecast
    • Composite
    • Lifecycle Planning
    • Lifecycle Management
    • LIKE Modeling
    • Data Realignment
    • Copy
    • Promotion Planning
    • Seasonal Planning
    • Mass Processing
    • Macro Calculation in the Background
    • Forecast in the Background
    • Release of DP data to SNP
    • Transfer of DP data to the R/3
      • Demand Planning Backup
      • Process Chains
      • DP BOM Concept
      • CORE INTERFACE (CIF)
      • Introduction to Architecture of Integration
      • RFC Connection
      • ECC Master Data
      • Transfer of Master Data Initial & Change Transfers, Background
      • Model and Version Management
      • Transfer of Transaction Data
      • Monitoring & Handling CIF Errors
      • Comparison & Reconciliation
      • Change Pointers
      • SUPPLY NETWORK PLANNING (SNP)
      • Overview of SNP
    • Supply Chain Planning Process
    • Role of SNP in APO Planning
    • Integration with execution system
      • Supply Network Design
      • Master data for SNP
      • Locations
      • Products
      • Resources
      • Calendars
      • Production process Models
      • Transportation Lanes
      • Lot size, SNP supply and Demand Profiles
      • Integration of APO master data and R/3
      • SNP Configuration
      • Planning Object structures
      • Planning Areas
      • Planning Books and Data Views
      • Macros
      • Integration with DP

 

  • The SNP Heuristic
  • Supply Planning and Sourcing
  • SNP Heuristic Run
  • Capacity Check
  • Capacity leveling
  • Capable to Match
  • CTM Process Overview
  • Master data for CTM and Configuration
  • Optimization in SNP
  • Optimization constraints
  • Costs for controlling the Optimizer
  • Configuration of SNP Optimizer
  • Safety Stock Planning
  • Safety stock planning in the network
  • Standard methods
  • Advanced methods
    • Product Interchangebility
    • Sub Contracting Scenario
    • Deployment
  • Distribution Planning Concept
  • Configuration of Deployment
  • Fair share and Push rules
  • Heuristic and Optimizer
  • Transport Load Builder (TLB)
  • Transportation Planning
  • TLB Configuration
  • TLB Run
  • PRODUCTION PLANNING / DETAILED SCHEDULING (PP/DS)
  • Overview of Production
  • Introduction to PP/DS
  • Role of PP/DS
  • Master Data
  • Production Planning
  • Configuration
  • Planning Process
  • Heuristics
  • Net Requirement and Lot Size Calculation
  • Source Determination
  • PPM/PDS Explosion
  • Pegging
  • Setup Times
  • Integration with Shop Floor Control
  • Interactive Production Planning
  • Product View
  • Product Planning Table
  • Product Overview
  • Detailed Scheduling
  • Detailed Scheduling Board
  • Resource Planning Table
  • PP/DS Optimizer
  • GLOBAL AVAILABILITY TO PROMISE (GATP)
  • Available to Promise Concept
  • ATP in ECC
  • Availability Check
  • Product Allocation
  • Configuration
  • Configuration in ECC
  • Configuration in APO
  • Check Selection
  • Check Instructions
  • GATP Check Methods in APO
  • Product Availability Check
  • Check against Product Allocations
  • Check against Forecast
  • Rule Based Availability Check
  • Capable to Promise (CTP)
  • Multi ATP Check (MATP)
  • Back Order Processing
  • Interactive BOP
  • Back Ground BOP Transportation Scheduling
  • ATP vs GATP
  • Technical Aspects of APO
  • LiveCache Technology
  • LiveCache vs. Database
  • Authorizations for Planning Objects
  • Performance Tuning
  • Object Transportation
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