Supply Planning References


The complete list for the book “Supply Planning with MRP/DRP and APS Software


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Distribution Resource Planning (PP-SOP-DRP), SAP, 2001

Material Requirements Planning (PP-MRP), SAP, 2001

Capacity Planning in MPS and MRP, SAP, 2001

240 Training Manual SCM Production Planning ERP, SAP, 2006

Smoothie Help Documentation, 2010, Demand Works

Consumption Based Planning, MM-CBP, 2001, SAP

Capacity planning, Wikipedia, January 16 2012

Material requirements planning, Wikipedia, February 15 2012

Distribution resource planning, Wikipedia, April 14 2011

Simplex algorithm, Wikipedia, January 26 2012

Pareto efficiency, Wikipedia, February 19 2012

Multi-objective optimization, Wikipedia, February 11 2012

Safety stock, Wikipedia, February 2012

Linear programming, Wikipedia, February 17 2012

Nonlinear programming, Wikipedia, December 13 2011

Mathematical optimization, Wikipedia, February 14, 2012

Advanced planning and scheduling, Wikipedia, February 12 2012

Transaction processing, Wikipedia, January 24 2012

Reorder point, Wikipedia, January 10 2012