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Note 517898 - PP: Standard methods for safety stock planning

Header
Version / Date 6 / 2003-08-06
Priority Recommendations/additional info
Category Consulting
Primary Component SCM-APO-PPS Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling
Secondary Components SCM-APO-PPS-HEU-PP PP Heuristics

Summary
Symptom

This note explains the standard methods SB, SZ, SM, MB, MZ and MM for the safety stock planning and safety days' supply planning as part of production planning.

Other terms

Production planning run, MRP, planning with standard lot sizes, heuristic, lot-size calculation, safety stock, safety days' supply, documentation, product heuristic

Reason and Prerequisites

Planning with a safety days' supply or safety stock.

Solution
https://service.sap.com/sap/support/notes/517898

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Affected Releases
Software Component Release From Release To Release And subsequent
SAP_APO3030A30A
SAP_APO310310310
SCM400400400X
SCM410410410

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761872No transfer of SNP safety stock to PPDS
504253SNP: Standard Methods of Safety Stock Planning
441102Consulting notes in PP/DS
413822Safety stock in APO PP/DS (documentation)
374624APO overcoverage alerts for safety stock