is an exception that reports an incorrect
planning situation or an unsolved problem or error in supply
|Software Component Version||ESM SCM_BASIS 7.02|
|Business Object Type||Business Process Object|
Supply Planning Exception
business object can be used to support the monitoring of exceptions in external procurement processes.
An exception indicates an unplanned or critical situation that requires intervention to be resolved. The operation of this business object allows you to find exceptions that need the attention of a planner.
You want to implement your own custom-defined application that allows a planner to monitor all orders that require his or her approval. The planner might like to monitor purchase orders and purchase requisitions, as well as all related exceptions, for which they are responsible.
To combine all objects in the system that require approval or monitoring in one custom-defined application, you can also use operations from related process components such as the following:
The exceptions involved in the Supply Planning Exception business object correspond to the alerts generated in Supply Parts Planning (SPP). SPP alerts are mainly created by SPP applications, and are uniquely identified by four-character alert type IDs that begin with 78.
User authorizations for this business object are checked as follows:
For more information about alert monitoring, see SAP Library for SAP SCM on SAP Help Portal at http://help.sap.com . Relevant search topics include Analysis, Monitoring, and Reporting for Service Parts Planning , Shortage Analysis , Alert Monitor , Alert Types , and Visibility of Alerts .