SCM in SAP – Introduction tutorial

SCM in SAP stands for Supply Chain Management. It is one of the parts of SAP Business Suite software and based on NetWeaver Architecture. As the name says, it dealing with the Supply Chain Network related activities.

The main functions in SAP SCM are

  • Supply Chain Network Collaboration
  • Supply Chain Planning
  • Supply Chain Network Coordination
  • Supply Chain Execution

The main components in SAP SCM are

  • SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
  • SAP Forecasting and Replenishment (SAP F&R)
  • SAP Inventory Collaboration Hub (SAP ICH)
  • SAP Event Management (SAP EM)
  • SAP Extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM)
  • SCM Basis