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Data Destruction for Product Allocation and Characteristic Catalogs

With this feature, you can destroy the following data:
  • Select data via allocation object and characteristic value combinations and via time series older than a specified date

  • Retrieve data of business partners (customers, suppliers and contact persons) used in characteristic catalogs and delete blocked business partners from characteristic catalogs (new Information Lifecycle Management object AATP_CHARC_CTLG_DESTRUCTION)

Technical Details

Type

New

Functional Localization

Not applicable

Scope Item

1JW (Advanced Available-to-Promise Processing)

Application Component

CA-ATP-CTL (ATP: Controller & Central Functions)

CA-ATP-PAL (ATP: Product Allocation)

Available As Of

SAP S/4HANA 2020

Additional Details

Data Destruction for Product Allocation (ILM object AATP_PROD_ALLOC_DESTRUCTION, report AATP_PROD_ALLOC_DES)​:

  • You can use the new CVC Selection tab to select data for destruction on the basis of product allocation object(s) and characteristic(s).

  • You can delete past time series which have a (period) end date before a date specified on the Delete Past Timeseries tab.

Data Destruction for Characteristic Catalogs (new ILM object AATP_CHARC_CTLG_DESTRUCTION, report AATP_CHARC_CATALOG_DES):

  • You can retrieve usage data of business partners (customers, suppliers and contact persons) used in characteristic catalogs.

  • You can delete blocked business partners from characteristic catalogs via the new data destruction report.

Note that before you run the reports, you can simulate the potential impact of data destruction.