You can connect non-warehouse management systems to the Warehouse Management system (WMS) as external systems. These are usually Enterprise Resource Planning systems, which transmit the requests for goods movements to the WMS. These include:
You have set up the interface between the WMS and the external system in the Customizing for Warehouse Management under Interfaces ® External Systems ®Configure Warehouse Management.
When the WMS receives requests for warehouse movements from an external system, the WMS createstransfer requirements on the basis of these requests. Transfer orders are created in the system on the basis of these transfer requirements, with which you execute the physical warehouse movements.
It is not possible to report the confirmation of the transfer orders, that is to say, confirmation that the requested warehouse movements have been executed, back to the external system.
In doing so, the external system constructs the necessary data and transmits the request via the