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CIF Voodoo – Mastering the Dark Art of APO Integration Part II

(By Claudio Gonzalez)If you missed part I of Mastering the Dark Art of APO Integration, find it here.As many people learn the hard way, there are countless transactions that are related to CIF in both APO and ECC, but did you know that there is...

CIF Voodoo – Mastering the Dark Art of APO Integration

(By Claudio Gonzalez)For those of you that have worked with the CIF in APO, you know that at times it can seem like someone (or something) has put a powerful Curse on both you and your system.  Try as you may, you just can’t seem...

The CIF 101

(By Claudio Gonzalez)We recently delivered a webinar on CIF implementation and tools for troubleshooting. For those of you that are new to the CIF concept, here is some preliminary information to get us up to speed.The SAP APO Core Interface (CIF) is a standardized interface solution that...

37 Bright Ideas for Complex Supply Chains (and counting!)

(By Mike Raftery and Megan Brimmer)This week we unveiled our new website, which our moms are pretty excited about. It’s the same great content you’ve come to know, but with an updated look and easier access to great blogs, resources and SCM Connections events. You...