SAP is an enterprise resource planning software that was basically designed to manage resources, information and activities that are required to complete business processes such as procurement and managing orders, billing of orders and management of human resources. SAP applications work with real-time data. It has the ability to be configured according to the needs of the business. It allows a business to make rapid changes in its requirements through a common set of programs. This tutorial adopts a step-by-step approach to acquaint the readers with the SAP MM environment and how to make good use of its features. It will also help learners to perform procurement of stock materials in SAP.
This tutorial has been designed for beginners without prior exposure to materials management. With the customer demands changing rapidly, this tutorial will be especially useful for those who want to learn how to manage the supply chain management side of the business using SAP so that market demands can be met in the shortest possible time.
A basic knowledge of ERP concepts will help you in understanding the concepts of SAP Material Management System described in this tutorial.