SAP S/4HANA: Financial Planning with Commercial Project Management

PLM Project System (PS), SAP S/4HANA

Introduction This blog gives an overview on the process to perform financial planning with commercial project management. As a prerequisite, you need to know the concept of master project in SAP Commercial Project Management and project management in SAP S/4HANA Project Systems. User Role – Project Manager / Project Planner Commercial Project Management in S/4HANA […]

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Downtime and PM order integration with SAP PPDS

MAN Production Planning (PP)

Introduction While executing detailed scheduling, maintenance of machines often must be taken into consideration, so that the production schedule can be as accurate as possible. However, a machine or work center can be down for multiple reasons and not just maintenance. Some of them are specified below- Preventive maintenance Breakdown Unavailability of material or labor […]

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Anomaly Detection in Time-Series using Seasonal Decomposition in Python Machine Learning Client for SAP HANA

SAP HANA, Machine Learning

Introduction The detection of anomalies from a given time-series is usually not an easy task. The natural association with time brings many unique features to time-series that regular 1D datasets, like time-dependency(via lagging), trend, seasonality, holiday effects, etc. Because of this, traditional statististical tests or clustering-based methods for anomaly/outlier usually will fail for time-series data, […]

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Merchandise Distribution and ABAP

ABAP Development, MM (Materials Management)

I recently was requested to implement a feature for merchandise distribution in SAP for putaway and cross-docking methods. There are other methods like stock-placement, flow-through, and others however I will concentrate only on the mentioned ones. Merchandise distribution consists in to group the storage transfer orders from plants to the distribution centers and create purchase […]

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SAP Cloud Platform Integration- Connecting Microsoft SQL Sever

SAP Cloud Platform Integration Suite, SAP Cloud Platform Integration tools, SAP Process Orchestration

Introduction: JDBC connectivity to On Prem Database Systems-it was long awaited feature in SAP Cloud Platform Integration space. Latest release finally have option to work on it. Lets see how to work on the same. Scenario: Lets consider 3 most used concepts from integration perspective. Simple SELECT and UPDATE to get and update the the […]

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SAP Analytics Cloud Story with HANA Live Connection ABAP Cache Warmer

SAP Analytics Cloud, BW (SAP Business Warehouse), SAP HANA

Next to most current and correct data, performance is another very important factor in analytics. In the blog “How to trace widgets in SAP Analytics Cloud stories connected via HANA Live Data Connection“ ( https://www.sapspot.com/how-to-trace-widgets-in-sap-analytics-cloud-stories-connected-via-hana-live-data-connection/ ) it was already described how to grep performance data and link them to a widget in a SAP Analytics […]

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