Goals

  • Plan and control project logistics using the SAP Project System.
  • Maintain Customizing settings for project logistics in the SAP Project System.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program / Project Manager

Prerequisites

Essential

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 7; MRS 9.0

Content

  • Project Structures
    • Creating Project Structures
  • Functions and Types of Scheduling
    • Scheduling Dates for WBS Elements
    • Performing Scheduling of Network and Activities
    • Customizing in Time Scheduling
    • Scheduling Activities
    • Scheduling Constraints and Dependencies in Networks
    • Setting Actual Dates for WBS Elements and Activities
  • Project Capacities
    • Processing Internal Activities
    • Analyzing Internal Activities and Capacity Requirements
    • Generating Capacity Requirements
    • Executing Capacity Analyses for Projects and Work Centers
    • Performing Capacity Leveling
    • Performing Capacity Leveling with MRS
    • Processing Confirmations and Triggering a Workflow for Variances
    • Confirming Network Activities using the Cross Application Time Sheet (CATS)
  • External Activities
    • Executing Services for Externally-Processed Activities
    • Using Workflows in the Project System
    • Integrating Service Activities
  • Project Materials
    • Assigning Material Components to Network Manually
    • Assigning Material Components to Activities Automatically
    • Maintaining the Field Selection for Material Components
    • Searching for Materials using Enhanced Features and Functions
    • Processing Material Procurement
    • Creating a Third-Party Requisition for Non-Stock Items
    • Executing an In-House Production Process
    • Processing Preliminary Requirements in Projects
    • Grouping Material Requirements
    • Using Material Assemblies
    • Performing a Material Availability Check
    • Generating Deliveries for the Shipping of Assemblies
  • Progress Tracking
    • Monitoring Deadlines using Progress Tracking
  • Project Analysis and Procurement Processes with ProMan
    • Monitoring Logistical Data and Procurement Processes using ProMan