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SAP IBP for S&OP Configuration Workshop

This is a 4-day instructor-led online workshop conducted over 2 weekends. S&OP Process related basic and advanced configuration is covered in detail. This is a hands-on workshop based on IBP 1805 release.

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This SAP Integrated Business Planning IBP for Inventory workshop is designed to help:

  • Business planners responsible for Sales & Operations Planning processes.
  • IT team members responsible for implementing SAP IBP for S&OP and configuring custom models
  • SAP IBP practitioners who need to ramp-up on IBP for S&OP
  • SAP SCM (APO) or ERP practitioners who are interested in retooling their skill set
  • Non-SAP SCM practitioners (Demantra, JDA, e2open, Kinaxis, etc.) who are looking to migrate to SAP ecosystem
  • Any others who are interested in a career in Digital Supply Chains enabled by SAP IBP

This workshop will help learners understand SAP IBP for S&OP application and IBP configuration capabilities in detail. This is a 100% online event with instructor led learning model.

This IBP for S&OP Configuration Workshop covers:

  • Digital Supply Chains: Business Context
  • IBP Platform Overview
  • IBP S&OP Overview
  • IBP S&OP Showcase: across Product & Portfolio Review, Demand Review, Inventory Review, Supply Review, Reconciliation Review, and Management Business Review
  • IBP Navigation Overview: Excel Add-In (Templates, Formatting, Tips & Tricks), Web UI
  • S&OP Process Management App
  • S&OP Configuration from scratch: Attributes, Master Data Types, Time Profiles, Planning Area, Planning Levels, Key Figures, Key Figure Calculations, Planning Area Activation, Data Loads
  • S&OP Advanced Configuration: UOM Conversion, Currency Conversion, Price Conversion (Attributes as Key Figures), Advanced Attribute Transformations, Planning Operators
  • S&OP Case Study
  • Mock Implementation
  • Misc. Topics: CPI-DS based Integration, Identity & Access Management, Security, Performance, Modeling Best Practices, Planning Area Maintenance
  • SAP IBP Roadmap: Platform, Excel Add-In, S&OP, Integration
  • IBP for S&OP configuration Certification Test
  • 2 week IBP access with support

The workshop takes a hybrid approach to optimally blend instructor-led learning over 2 days with IBP access & support over 2 weeks to enable self-paced hands-on learning.

Learners will benefit from:

  • Up-to-date subject matter with IBP 1708 / 1711 / 1802 capabilities covered extensively.
  • IBP experienced instructors share IBP implementation case studies
  • Robust grounding in terms of business context prior to technology function/feature deep dive
  • A rich library of concept slides & examples to explain complex concepts like Disaggregation Expressions, Advanced Attribute Transformations, etc.
  • Comprehensive showcase of IBP for S&OP: live demonstrations of Demand Forecasting, Supply Heuristics, Control Tower Alerts, etc.
  • Tandem learning: opportunity to execute learning exercises live with support from instructors
  • Extensive Q&A at the end of each session.
  • Workshop recording to learn offline till it makes sense (rinse and repeat till the understanding is clean). 
  • Access to IBP for S&OP for 2 weeks for continued self-paced learning
  • email based support from GitaCloud team throughout 2 weeks
  • IBP for S&OP Configuration Certification Test: to benchmark learning and pursue IBP market as a credentialed resource

Click here to register for this IBP for S&OP Configuration Workshop.