By Hartmut Stadtler, Bernhard Fleischmann, Martin Grunow, Herbert Meyr, Christopher Sürie
Advanced making plans platforms (APS) are a key enabler of the provision chain administration. in spite of the fact that, APS are hugely advanced and tough to understand. This booklet offers scholars with priceless insights into the functions of cutting-edge APS and bridges the distance among conception (model construction and answer algorithms), software program implementation, and model to a selected enterprise case. Our company case – named Frutado – offers a unifying framework for illustrating the various making plans initiatives that come up in an organization – from call for making plans to the distribution of products – which are addressed via APS. furthermore, the e-book courses via interactive studying devices that have been created and recorded for every module of SAP´s APS. studying devices should be downloaded for free able to be displayed in an internet browser. jointly, the textbook and the training devices give you the required talents to raised comprehend the ideas, versions, and algorithms underlying today´s APS.