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Manage Work Center Utilization


The Analyze Work Center Utilization app has been renamed to Manage Work Center Utilization. The name change reflects the following new features:

  • You can analyze the capacity situation for your work centers. Using the utilization chart, you can show utilization based on various attributes, such as processing status, order type, activity type.

  • You can dispatch order operations and suboperations to confirm that they are scheduled at the right place and time. You can also cancel the dispatch.

  • To level work center utilization, you can change the work center for order operations and suboperations. In addition, you can change the start date and time for order operations.

Technical Details

Technical Name of Product Feature


Product Feature is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries/regions

Application Component



SAP S/4HANA 1709

Effects on Existing Data

A processing status (Due, Dispatched, In Process) is now shown for each order operation and suboperation.

The user interface now includes buttons for dispatching and changing order operations and suboperations.

See also

For more information, see the product assistance for SAP S/4HANA at http://help.sap.com/s4hana_op_1709. Open the product assistance and go to Start of the navigation pathEnterprise Business Applications Next navigation step Asset Management Next navigation step Resource Scheduling Next navigation step Managing Work Center UtilizationEnd of the navigation path.