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(TM120) Optimizer Planning and Execution in SAP Transportation Management

Code: TM120 v18
Tuition (USD): $4335
Length: 5Days

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Skills Gained:
Understand planning processes in SAP TM from a shipper's perspective Create configuration for planning distribution scenarios Execute load planning Configure Tendering and Carrier Selection Processes Set up transportation execution tracking using SAP Event Management in collaboration with SAP TM Integrate SAP TM with SAP Extended Warehouse Management for transportation execution Handle discrepancies
Who Should Attend?
Application Consultant Business Process Architect Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User Solution Architect User
  • Essential
  • TM100 - Processes in SAP Transportation Management
  • TM110 Order Management and Planning Basics in SAP TM
What You Will Learn:
  • 1) Optimizer Planning
  • a) Describing Optimizer Planning
  • b) Applying Optimizer Planning Settings
  • c) Identifying Modal Decision Planning Scenarios
  • d) Applying Short-Cut Planning
  • e) Creating Pooled Shipments
  • 2) Optimizer Applications
  • a) Creating a Transportation Proposal
  • b) Describing Load Optimization Processes
  • 3) Advanced Transportation Network
  • a) Creating Schedules
  • b) Analyzing the Results of the Path Finder
  • 4) Transportation Unit Planning
  • a) Creating Passive Vehicle Resources
  • b) Planning Transportation Units with Passive Vehicle Resources
  • c) Planning Transportation Units with the Optimizer
  • d) Planning Transportation with Container Units
  • 5) Carrier Selection
  • a) Explaining the Carrier Selection Process
  • b) Selecting Carriers Based on Costs and Priorities
  • c) Using Allocations
  • d) Using Business Shares
  • e) Improving Carrier Utilization
  • 6) Freight Tendering
  • a) Explaining the Tendering Process
  • b) Configuring the Tendering Plan
  • c) Identifying the Tendering Collaboration Scenarios
  • 7) Freight Orders in Transportation Management
  • a) Creating Freight Orders
  • 8) Freight Order Setup
  • a) Configuring Freight Order Types
  • b) Configuring Freight Order Type Determination
  • c) Determining Business Partners
  • 9) Freight Order Integration
  • a) Integrating Freight Orders with Shipments
  • b) Creating Shipments from Freight Orders
  • c) Creating Freight Orders from Shipments
  • d) Communicating Freight Orders to Other Companies
  • 10) Transportation Event Monitoring
  • a) Monitoring Transportation Events
  • b) Configuring SAP Event Management (SAP TM) for Transportation Visibility
  • c) Handling Events in the Collaboration Portal
  • 11) Transportation Execution
  • a) Configuring Freight Order Output
  • b) Managing Freight Order Discrepancies
  • 12) Integration with SAP Extended Warehouse Management
  • a) Integrating SAP EWM based on Shipments
  • b) Integrating SAP EWM Based on Deliveries
  • c) Integrating SAP EWM for Transit Warehousing
Course Info:
Course based on software release: SAP TM 9.6; SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 8

Course notes and announcements:

This course explains how to set up and use the optimizers within SAP Transportation Management. You will be able to configure the optimizer for automated planning, scheduling, transportation proposals and load optimization. Furthermore, you will be able to use the transportation unit as an additional planning object. This course builds on the basics of transportation planning introduced in course TM110.

This course will also explain the subcontracting functionalities of carrier selection, including the consideration of transportation allocations and business shares, and tendering including the collaboration with carriers through the Carrier Collaboration Portal.

You will be able to facilitate transportation execution using SAP Transportation Management including the integration with SAP Extended Warehouse Management and SAP Event Management. This course also explains how to deal with discrepancies and how to create outputs using output management.

This is a SAP CERTIFIED Course. Your course will include Full Class Delivery of the comprehensive standard SAP curriculum agendas, SAP Certified Instructor, Demonstration and Presentation, Student Hands on exercises, Access to SAP Hosted servers/training environment, and SAP Certified participant guides.

This 5 day instructor led course qualifies for 40 CPE Credits. CPE Credits are currently available only for publicly scheduled courses delivered live at SAP locations and our Authorized Education Partner locations. CPE Credits are not available for virtual live classroom sessions.

With virtual live classroom training you get comprehensive training from SAP experts using seamless over-the Web connectivity. The same content delivered in SAP's traditional "brick and mortar" classrooms is presented during virtual live classroom deliveries. As in SAP's traditional classrooms, SAP virtual live classroom stresses hands-on learning providing each registered student with exclusive access to live SAP systems throughout each course. Each Virtual Live class is taught by a SAP Certified Instructor and will include an e-book student guide for you to download and keep. CPE Credits are currently available only for publicly scheduled courses delivered live at SAP locations and our Authorized Education Partner locations. CPE Credits are not available for virtual live classroom sessions.

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