• This course enables you to gain an understanding of how to use APO CTM to create production plans for the short and long -term horizon


  • This course is intended for project team members and key users who are responsible for implementing Capable-to-Match for short or long term solutions



  • SCM200Business Processes in Planning (SAP SCM)
  • SCM212Integrated Supply Chain Modeling
  • SCM230Supply Network Planning (SNP)


  • SCM250Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling (APO-PP/DS)
  • SCM670Global Availability Check

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) 6.0 Enhancement Package 7
  • SAP SCM 7.0 Enhancement Package 3


  • Details of the scope of a CTM Run/Profile
  • Details of CTM Time Streams
  • Planning with CTM in the PP/DS horizon
  • Planning with CTM in the SNP horizon
  • Impact of Demand prioritization and Supply categorization on the CTM run
  • Applying Search Strategies in the planning run
  • CTM Supply Consumption
  • CTM Order Merge
  • Tightening/relaxing constraints using Master Data
  • Applying CTM planning strategies to business scenarios
  • Integration of Interchangeability with CTM
  • Integration of Rules-Based substitution with CTM
  • Invisible Orders
  • Use of technical settings to control CTM run
  • Understanding Application logs for CTM
  • Application of Descriptive characteristics with CTM
  • Use of Supply Distribution with CTM
  • Configuration of CTM settings
  • Third Party Order Planning (TPOP)