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Jim Kehler

Top 8 New Features of SAP IBP Version 1905

There’s a lot to see in the latest release of SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) 1905. Here’s my comprehensive breakdown on the biggest changes and what they can do for your organization: 1) DDMRP – all phases. The last steps of Demand Driven Replenishment

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Jim Kehler

An Intro to DDMRP in SAP IBP: Is it Right for Me?

DDMRP (Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning) is a new offering from SAP available in S4/Hana and IBP (Integrated Business Planning).    I’m not going to do a deep dive on DDMRP, but I do hope to provide enough insight for you to determine if

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Shayn Kail

Planning Notes Make IBP a Single Hub for Collaboration

Keeping track of emails, voicemails, and in-person conversations can be difficult when it comes to supply chain planning. It’s easy to forget why a forecast was updated, or why a purchase order date was changed. That’s where IBP comes into play. Planning notes in

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