Course announcements

  • In this comprehensive course you will gain a solid understanding of the SAP IBP for Response & Supply Planning business processes, and their associated configuration. You will gain insight into how the SAP7 planning area is structured. Instructor-led training is supplemented with hands-on exercises.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Outline the features of SAP IBP Response & Supply Planning
    • Execute Response & Supply Planning interactively and in the background
    • Create unconstrained, constrained, and optimized supply plans to match the prioritized demands.


  • IBP Application Consultants
  • Business Process Architects
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program/Project Manager
  • Solution Architects



  • IBP100 – SAP IBP – Overview
  • IBP200 – SAP IBP – Platform Features & Customizing


  • IBP300 – SAP IBP – Advanced Configuration

Course based on software release

  • SAP IBP 6.3 (1608)


  • Introduction to SAP IBP Response & Supply Planning
  • Configuration
    • Overview of SAP7 Model
    • General Remarks
    • Master Data Types
    • Planning Area Settings
    • Planning Levels
    • Key figures
  • Display and maintain Master Data
  • Configuration of IBP for Response and Supply
    • Basic Configuration
    • Response Management Settings
    • Forecast Consumptions Settings
    • Product Allocation Profiles
    • View Configuration Settings
    • Response Management Settings
    • Forecast Consumption Profiles
    • Product Allocation Profiles
  • Manage Supply Chain Integration
    • Time Series and Order Stores
    • HCI and SDI Integration
  • Manage Forecast Consumption
    • Review Forecast Consumption Profile and exercise to demonstrate consumption
  • Prioritize Demand
    • Setting Rule priorities and demonstrate results
  • Respond to supply and demand changes
    • Rescheduling orders with different settings
    • Create production with Confirmation Run
  • Simulate a new sales order
    • Simulate new sales order
  • Analyze Results
    • Periodic View
    • Analyze Order Confirmations, supply issues, projected stock
  • Product Allocations
    • Create Product Allocations
    • Copy Forecast to create allocations
    • Product Allocation Check
    • Product allocation consumption
  • Gating Factor Analysis
  • Create Alternative resource and plan finitely
  • Create supplier constrain and plan finitely