SAP Production Planning (PP)

Ravi Padmanabhan

Vice President, SAP Line of Business & Product Management

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Velocity delivers SAP production planning solutions that add value.

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Velocity’s SAP Production Planning & Supply Chain Management experience lies in integrating our customers’ business processes with SAP Production Planning best practices in the manufacturing industry. Our solutions enhance the overall manufacturing process information flow and product traceability and increase resource productivity.

SAP Production Planning (PP)

SAP PP offers full-featured functionality for demand management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning & detailed scheduling, production/process order management for shop floor operations, and the integration with cost object controlling.

Velocity's SAP Solutions For Manufacturing Industries

  • Engineering Construction & Operations (ECO) provides SAP Production Planning solutions for customers with Engineering to Order (ETO) and project-oriented business scenarios
  • High-Tech & Discrete Manufacturing solutions for Semiconductor, Medical Devices, Electronics, Industrial Machineries and Component (IMC), and Automotive
  • Process oriented industry solutions for Chemical, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical and Consumer Products, with a variety of packaging processes and sizes
  • Integrate SAP PP for Shop Floor operations with Manufacturing Execution System (MES) using seamless interface methods

Velocity leverages the full potential of SAP ERP Production Planning functionality and uses standard SAP enhancement methods to deliver solutions for a range of manufacturing operations, including:

  • Manufacturing-related Master Data Management
  • Engineering Change Management & New Product Introduction
  • Sales & Operations Planning
  • Demand Management and Forecasting
  • Products with Variant Configurations
  • Material Requirements Planning
  • Capacity Requirements Planning & Detailed Scheduling
  • Procurement of External Services (Subcontracting)
  • Procurement of Subcontracting Materials
  • Production/Process Order Management/Production Lot Creation for Shopfloor operations
  • Electronic Working Instructions/Process Instructions
  • Integration of Shop Floor Operations with Manufacturing Execution System (MES)

SAP Supply Chain Management - SCM

SAP Supply Chain Management modules provide the extension of SAP ERP Production Planning and Logistics functionality for Advanced Planning  & Optimization and Supply Chain collaboration & integration:

  • Demand Planning and Forecasting (DP)
  • Supply Network Planning & Collaboration (SNP/SNC)
  • Production Planning & Detailed Scheduling (PPDS)
  • Global Availability To Promise (GATP)

Velocity delivers an unsurpassed customer experience for running SAP applications in the cloud.

Want to take advantage of the flexibility and cost advantages of our VCAMP?

Our Velocity Cloud Application Management Platform (VCAMP), secure, scalable, and most importantly, optimized for SAP and other enterprise applications. Velocity’s SAP hosting delivers exceptional speed, with the availability and control to ensure reliable, audit-worthy enterprise application performance. In fact, Velocity is an SAP Certified Partner in Hosting, with a rating of “Excellent.”

Can Velocity help my organization migrate to SAP HANA®?

Yes, whether you are planning to deploy SAP HANA via a virtualized environment, Multiple Components on One System (MCOS), Multiple Components on One Database (MCOD) or Multitenant database containers, Velocity can help. A 2-4 week Velocity Project Compass engagement with Velocity will provide a detailed business case, measurable objectives, a resource plan, a quote and a project plan for leveraging SAP HANA in our environment or yours.

Do you offer data archiving services for SAP applications?

Yes. Velocity can assist by defining business rules, identifying the data for archiving, performing an impact analysis, ensuring compliance with legal requirements and installing and configuring the purchased Archiving Software solution. An SAP HANA migration can also provide its own compelling benefits for data archiving.

Wondering how your systems will stay up to date?

Velocity is SAP Certified in Application Management Services.  Application lifecycle support is part of our service, so your SAP deployment is always current. Our services include unlimited patching, management of major and minor upgrades including retrofit of customizations to the applications. Velocity lifecycle support also includes ongoing hardware refreshes and platform upgrades.

Wondering how your concerns will be handled by our team?

To ensure a superior customer experience, Velocity assigns highly-knowledgeable customer support staff to each customer. We invest significantly in training and development to ensure our team offers ready-access to expertise in the SAP applications you entrust to us.  

Need to shore up the resiliency of your IT environment?

Velocity’s Managed Disaster Recovery Services includes regular testing, giving you proof and confidence that your IT environment is recoverable at the speed of your business.

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