Course announcements

  • In this course you will get to know the functions of Capacity Planning in S/4HANA in discrete manufacturing for planned and production orders. The tools for capacity evaluation and capacity leveling are covered. First, you get to know the capacity evaluation reports. The evaluation reports allow you to analyze the current capacity situation very flexibly. To be able to evaluate typical and special capacity situations more quickly and effectively, various evaluation reports with special default settings and evaluation options are available. Furthermore, you get to know the planning tables for performing capacity leveling. In the tabular planning table, you carry out capacity leveling in periods. The graphical planning table enables you to carry out detailed planning of capacity requirements continuously over time. You will learn about various interactive planning strategies, but also use background processing for dispatching. Please note that this his course is exclusively intended for users who want to use the standard capacity planning functions.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
  • get to know the functions of S/4HANA Capacity Planning in discrete manufacturing for planned and production orders. The tools for capacity evaluation and capacity leveling are covered.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Basic knowledge of the master data in discrete manufacturing is required. This is covered in courseS4100.
  • Furthermore, basic knowledge of the planning processes and of production orders is necessary. This is covered in courseS4200.

Recommended

  • Detailed knowledge of the execution of production orders is recommended. This is covered in courseS4225.

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1809

Content

  • Introduction
  • Fiori and System landscape
  • Capacity Planning: Overview
  • Capacity Evaluation
  • Work Center Load Report
  • Further Capacity Evaluation Reports
  • Capacity Leveling
  • Tabular Planning Table
  • Graphical Planning Table
  • Further Topics
  • Background Processing
  • Modelling Down Times