Author: Michael Hölzer
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Management information systems
his book gives you a comprehensive introduction to the processes of quality management. You ll find details on installing and using SAP QM in your production environment, and learn about viable solution options for business-related tasks with your SAP system. And you ll find real-life examples to help you quickly understand and implement the concepts. In addition to quality planning, quality inspection, and quality control, you ll learn about vendor evaluation and test equipment management, which are integrated in other SAP modules and integral to quality management. You'll find many useful tips based on the authors practical experience to give you valuable insight into solving complex tasks and customizing to meet your own specific requirements, and you'll examine Audit Management and the integration with SAP NetWeaver BI. The 3rd edition of this benchmark work was completely updated for SAP ERP 6.0; however, it is also suitable for users as of Release 4.6C.
Clearing the Quality Management (QM) Certification will not automatically lead you to a job. However a Certification with some project experience will certainly open a lot of doors for you. The consultants who will benefit the most from a certification are the ones with typically less than 2 year's project experience. This is not to say that consultants with higher experience will not benefit, but at that level, having a certification matters much less. So if you have little or no SAP- QM experience, you should get yourself certified, get some project experience, and then the whole of the SAP World open for you to explore. Helping you with the first step on you ladder to success is this book. Some unique features of this Book: - There is NO Other material in the market for the SAP Quality Management (QM) ERP 6.0 Certification exam. - The authors have themselves cleared the exam. - All questions are multiple choice format, similar the questions you will get in the actual exam. - Nearly 200 authentic questions, testing the exact same concepts that will be tested in Your exam!
Author: Michael Hölzer
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Business & Economics
Written for SAP users, quality managers, technicians, project leaders and consultants, Quality Management with SAP R/3 provides detailed coverage of the following essential topics: implementing, operating and customizing R/3; how QM interacts with other R/3 modules; quality and inspection planning; quality inspection; quality control; quality notification; processing and evaluating quality data; test equipment management; internet scenarios with R/3 and mySAP.com; and consistent data transfer and migration concepts.
Step up your SAP PP game! Learn how to configure SAP ERP Production Planning for discrete, process, and repetitive manufacturing and master BOM status definitions, process message characteristics, and master data. Dive into SAP PP workflows and use Process Management, release production orders, and create planning tables. Covering everything from S&OP and MRP to SAP Demand Management and the Early Warning System, this book will help you get your production process to maximum efficiency!
Author: Terry Sanchez
Release Date: 2006-06-01
Genre: Business & Economics
From implementing the basic system to debugging the most involved problems, dozens of examples show readers how to do it or how to do it better. More than just a rehash of SAP documentation and help.sap.com, each question is based on project experience gained at succesful QM implementations. (Computer Books)
Are you tired of endless searches through the SAP transaction tree? Can t remember the code for some transactions you use only on a monthly basis? Do you want to know what s behind a specific, yet obscure-sounding code, but have trouble finding the answer? With this comprehensive transaction reference, you can now save time by getting easy access to the most commonly used transactions in SAP ERP. Find transactions by module and code, and learn what each transaction s functionality is, when to use them, and when best to avoid them. Plus, use the extensive key word index to find the right transaction code for the task you have to perform in no time. All major modules of SAP ERP are covered, including the most important system transactions.
This book is written keeping in mind the students of SAP production planning, Engineering undergraduates, Management graduates and working professionals. For lucid understanding of concepts to the readers, extensive use of screenshots has been made in the book. The book begins with explaining organizational structure, not only the elements important from PP point of view, but also those important from MM and SD point of view. After organizational structure, an entire chapter has been dedicated to configurations required to setup master data, order type and processes for production planning in discrete industry. Consultants often face some specific issues while creating certain master data or executing certain processes, this book also discusses solution to such issues. This book introduces you with the concept of MRP and essential configuration required for setting up MRP in SAP system. You will also be guided through two important production strategies – Make-to-stock and Make-to-order – showing you both end-to-end scenarios in discrete manufacturing with the help of screenshots. Furthermore, two important types of quality inspection scenarios – Inprocess Inspection and Final Inspection – have been shown along with quality management master data setup. The last chapter is a very important chapter based on ASAP methodology of SAP implementation providing you guidance through each phase of implementation and equipping you with a good understanding of business processes and requirements. Thus this book brings you a knowledge bank covering diverse topics from configurations and production processes to quality management integration to implementation project.
Master the SAP product ecosystem, the client environment, and the feasibility of implementing critical business process with the required technical and functional configuration. SAP Project Management Pitfalls is the first book to provide you with real examples of the pitfalls that you can avoid, providing you with a road-map to a successful implementation. Jay Kay, a SAP Program Manager for Capgemini, first takes a deep dive into common pitfalls in implementing SAP ERP projects in a complex IT landscape. You will learn about the potential causes of failures, study a selection of relevant project implementation case studies in the area, and see a range of possible countermeasures. Jay Kay also provides background on each - the significance of each implementation area, its relevance to a service company that implements SAP projects, and the current state of research. Key highlights of the book: Tools and techniques for project planning and templates for allocating resources Industry standards and innovations in SAP implementation projects in the form of standard solutions aimed at successful implementation Managing SAP system ECC upgrades, EHP updates and project patches Learn effective ways to implement robust SAP release management practices (change management, BAU) Wearing a practitioner’s insight, Jay Kay explores the relevance of each failed implementation scenario and how to support your company or clients to succeed in a SAP implementation. There are many considerations when implementing SAP, but as you will learn, knowledge, insight, and effective tools to mitigate risks can take you to a successful implementation project.
Are you tired of being constantly bogged down by overly technical information? This book provides exactly what functional consultants are looking for: information on how to connect Materials Management (MM) in SAP with industry best-business processes and practices. Get the big picture you need! MM: When, Why, and How Understand when and why to use each MM functionality to suit your specific business processes, and then learn how to accomplish the specific task with process steps.
Looking for better control over your product development? With this guide to SAP Product Lifecycle Management (SAP PLM), you'll get in-depth instructions and configuration information for all stages! Set up and use SAP Portfolio and Project Management (PPM), variant configuration, Product Structure Management, and more. Then integrate with R&D, manufacturing, and authoring systems. From product visualization to collaborative development--get all the tools you need to succeed with SAP PLM! Highlights: -SAP Innovation Management -SAP Portfolio and Project Management (PPM) -Requirements and target management -Variant configuration -Product structures -Product validation -Processes management -Change, release, and configuration management -Product visualization -Collaboration product developme
Author: P. K. AGRAWAL
Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
Release Date: 2014-02-01
SAP is a powerful software that can meet the needs of any business and for any type of business in any part of the world. Its all encompassing nature makes SAP complex. To understand SAP well, in this book on SAP MM Purchasing, like in his earlier four books on SAP (HR module), the author gives an indepth analysis of SAP, with its focus on materials management purchasing. Divided into 26 chapters, the book clearly explains both the SAP Menu and the Customizing Implementation Guide. It also indicates the chapter number where these are covered, thereby creating a direct link between the book and the SAP software. This well-organized book can be used to learn SAP from scratch. Being a learning guide, it would be immensely valuable for all those who are training to be SAP Consultant. The book would be especially useful to Business Process Owners and Senior Managers to get an overview of SAP and the important choices it offers. Salient Features • The book balances details with overviews which explain linkages between concepts. • Each chapter forms an important business concept and covers business processes carried out in SAP by the user. • The book can be used as a User Manual by SAP readers. • SAP implementation becomes easy by using the book.
Author: Mario Franz
Publisher: SAP PRESS
Release Date: 2015
Understand how SAP Project System supports the entire lifecycle of your project, from planning to invoicing Learn how to customize, maximize, and use the full potential of SAP Project System Align your business processes with the different phases of SAP Project System 3rd edition, with new features from SAP ERP 6.0, EHP5 and 6 Don t let projects stress you out any longer get them under control with this book From development, to planning, to controlling, and to invoicing, no essential project step or function is left out. You'll get started with a thorough introduction to the functions and customization of SAP Project System. After mastering the basics, you'll learn how to map specific business processes and execution, carry out the different phases of project management, and much more. All Phases of the Project Cycle Whether you re interested in project planning, budgeting, implementation, invoicing, or reporting, find comprehensive coverage of all project phases. Overview of Structures Learn how to efficiently use work breakdown structures, networks, milestones, and statuses.Editing and Maintenance Functions Find out how to handle tools such as Project Builder and Project Planning Board, use the field selection and mass change functions, and more. Integration Scenarios Explore how to use SAP Project System in combination with other project management tools, including Open PS for Microsoft Project and SAP Portfolio and Project Management. Updated for EHP5 and 6 Discover new functions from the two latest Enhancement Packages, as well as SAP Enterprise Project Connection (also relevant for users with older releases as of 4.6C]). Highlights Work breakdown structure and network Milestones, documents, statuses, and versions Tools for master data maintenance Scheduling and planning Budgeting functions External services and internal activities Revaluation, overhead rates, interest calculation Results analysis, cost forecast, settlement Project Information System: Structures and Financials Open PS for Microsoft Project SAP Portfolio and Project Management