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 Avg. Cycle Time of Deliveries


The analytical app displays the Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Average Cycle Time of Deliveries. You can display the typical cycle time (time between the actual event dates and times of: when picking begins, PICKBEG, and the last event POD) of all completed deliveries. The deliveries are part of the SAP Event Management visibility scenario Deliveries in LTL_Shipment, (less than truck load delivery).

Key Features

  • Calculation rules: The query delivers the average shipment cycle time in hours for all completed deliveries in LTL_Shipment (SAP Event Management visibility scenario) that meet the following condition:

    • the expected event POD (proof of delivery) is reported

    Also delivered are the total number of deliveries, the cycle time, and the actual event date and time of POD. In addition several attributes and dates are given for a possible drilldown.

  • Generic drill down: AvgShipmentCycleTimeInHours_SUM

    For more information about available filters, see App Implementation: Avg. Cycle Time of Deliveries.

  • The business benefit of this KPI is that it provides possible insights into ways to optimize the average cycle time.

System Landscape Requirements

The app consists of front-end components and back-end components. The back-end components and the front-end components are delivered in separate products and have to be installed in a system landscape that is enabled for SAP Fiori.

SAP Smart Business Product

SAP Smart Business for event management 1.0 SPS 6

Contains Virtual Data Model (VDM)

SAP HANA Analytics for EM 1.0 SPS 6

SAP Business Suite Product

SAP Event Management 9.0 SPS 4

For more information about the system landscape to run SAP Smart Business cockpits, see Installation.

Component for Customer Incidents

Analytics based on HANA DB (SCM-EM-VDM)