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Use

If you use an SAP ERP system as the leading master data system, then you can use the data replication framework (DRF, transaction DRFOUT) to replicate data from SAP ERP to the Demand Data Foundation (DDF) module in SAP Customer Activity Repository.

Integration


Figure 1: DDF Inbound Interfaces

DDF can receive the following master data:

  • Product

  • Product hierarchy

  • Location

  • Location hierarchy

  • Product location combination

  • Source of Supply

  • Inventory

  • Consumption

  • Vendor

  • Offer

  • Moving average price

Prerequisites

You have read the documentation and completed the relevant configuration steps for the Enabling Demand Data Foundation and Creating Demand Forecast business process. For more information, see the Configuration tab for this business process in the following business scenarios in SAP Solution Manager:

  • Customer Activity Repository

  • Promotion Management for Retail

Features

This integration landscape ensures data integrity.

Activities

You use the Execute Data Replication option (transaction DRFOUT) to send the master data from the SAP ERP system to DDF.

You have the following outbound implementations:

Sequence

Replication Mode

SAP ERP Outbound Implementation

SAP ERP Description

DDF Inbound Interface

1

Initialization

PMCH

Material Group Hierarchy

/DMF/MDIF_PROD_HIER_INBOUND

Product Hierarchy

2

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PMAT

Material

/DMF/MDIF_PRODUCT_INBOUND

Product

3

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PPLT

Plant

/DMF/MDIF_LOCATION_INBOUND

Location

4

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PMPL

Material and Plant

/DMF/MDIF_PROD_LOC_INBOUND

Product Location

5

Change

PSPR

Sales Price

/DMF/MDIF_PROD_LOC_INBOUND

Product Location

6

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PCON

Consumption

/DMF/TS_GENERIC_INBOUND

Generic

7

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PINV

Inventory

/DMF/OPIF_INVENTORY_INBOUND

Inventory

8

Change

PMAP

Moving Average Price

/DMF/MDIF_PROD_LOC_INBOUND

Product Location

9

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PSOS

Source of Supply

/DMF/MDIF_LANE_INBOUND

Transportation Lane

10

Initialization, Change, and Manual

PVEN

Vendor

/DMF/MDIF_LOCATION_INBOUND

Location

11

Initialization, Change, and Manual

POFF

ERP Promotion Transferred as Offer

/DMF/OPIF_OFFER_INBOUND

Offer

12

Initialization

PPHY_CLASS

Plant Hierarchy and Group from Classification System

/DMF/MDIF_LOC_HIER_INBOUND

Location Hierarchy

13

Initialization

PAHY

Article Hierarchy

/DMF/MDIF_PROD_HIER_INBOUND

Product Hierarchy

14

Initialization

PPHY

Plant Hierarchy

/DMF/MDIF_LOC_HIER_INBOUND

Location Hierarchy

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