SAP MM is the Materials Management module of the SAP ERP software package from SAP AG that is used for Procurement Handling and Inventory Management. Materials management is integrated with other modules such as SAP SD, SAP PP and SAP QM. Materials management Training (SAP MM) is used for procurement and inventory management.
The module has two important master data – material and vendor. Broadly, the various levels that can be defined for a
(Material management) implementation are: Client, Company Code, Plant, Storage Location and Purchase Organization.
SAP Materials management covers all tasks within the supply chain, including consumption-based planning, planning, vendor evaluation and invoice verification. It also includes inventory and warehouse management to manage stock until usage dictates the cycle should begin again. Electronic Kanban/Just-in-Time delivery is supported.
It can be divided into five major components. There are: materials management, plant maintenance, quality management, production planning and control, and a project management system. Each is divided into number of subcomponents.
SAP MM (Material management) is all about managing the materials i.e the resources of an organization. These resources include man, manpower and materials. The main functionality within MM (Material management) includes purchasing, Inventory management, valuation and assignment, batch management and classification.
Introduction to ERP
Organizational structure of an Enterprise in the SAP R/3 System
Document Types for Purchasing Documents
Release Procedure for Purchasing Documents
1. Schema Group Vendor
2. Schema Group for Purchasing Organization
3. Assignment of Schema Group to Purchasing Organization
External Service Management
1. Transfer Posting from Stock to Stock
2. Transfer Posting from Plant to Plant
3. Transfer Posting from Sloc to Sloc
4. Transfer Posting from Material to Material
Special Stocks and Special Procurement Types
Batch Management in MM
Valuation and Account Determination
Automatic Account Determination
Stock Transport Order (STO)
Intra Company Stock Transfer
Inter Company or Cross Company Stock Transfer
Third Party Processing
Planned Independent Requirements
Consumption Based Planning
Reorder Point Planning
Forecast Based Planning
Introduction to Warehouse Management
Warehouse management overview in SAP R/3
Define Warehouse Organization structure
WM Settings for the Material Master
Technical Requirements for MM
• MM Standard Reports
General Topics Prerequisite
• Differences between Implementation, Support, Upgrade and Roll out projects