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Enterprise SOA definition and Enterprise Data Management’s role in it
An extended overview of SAP ERP HCM Components
Specs and business processes for 850-Interface ORDERS interface within EDI
An Overview of Procurement in Logistics
Special features of SAP APO and Advantages of planning with APO-PP/DS.
Introduction to SAP Upgrade Tools
Enterprise Data Management with SAP Netweaver MDM
Sample Chapter: The Strategic Role of Enterprise Data in an Enterprise Service-Oriented Architecture
This chapter provides you with a brief explanation of enterprise SOA and the issues around enterprise data that you should consider to prepare your company for this future architecture. Preparing for enterprise SOA is especially important if your EDM Program is partially supported.
Ordering product is the heart of the business, and It’s time to step through the 850-ORDERS interface build. You will be provided the specs and go over the business process, mapping requirements, and custom development and configuration in SAP.
This chapter has given you an overview of the organizational structure that is used by SAP software for the purchasing function, as well as introduced you to the purchasing functions in SAP, such as purchase requisition, request for quotations (RFQs), purchase orders (POs), and accounts payable.
Sample Chapter: An Overview of Production Planning with ECC and APO-PP/DS
This chapter begins by explaining the basic features of production planning in SAP, which apply equally to SAP ECC and SAP APO. This part of the chapter is intended for readers who have little or no experience using SAP ECC. The second part of the chapter examines the special features of planning with SAP APO and focuses on the advantages of planning with APO-PP/DS.
Sample Chapter: A Guided Tour of the Upgrade Tools
The purpose of this chapter is to introduce you to the SAP upgrade tools. You will learn how they work, where to find them, how to install them and get them going, and how to use their management and monitoring features so that you stay in control of the upgrade and know at all times what is happening.