Variant Configuration I: Model Integration

Course Details
Code: PLM145-v098
Tuition (USD): $4,090.00 • Classroom (5 days)
Course Details
GSA (USD): $3,037.78 • Classroom (5 days)

Skills Gained

  • Model a configurable product
  • Maintain all the related objects and master data
  • Integrate variant configuration into processes in the supply chain

Who Can Benefit

  • Project members and other employees responsible for setting up, maintaining, and processing configurable products


  • Essential:
       -PLM130 (Classification)
       -Knowledge of processes in sales & distribution, planning, and production
  • Recommended:
       -SAPPLM (SAP PLM Solution Overview)
       -SAPSCM (SAP SCM Solution Overview)
       -PLM100 (Life-Cycle Data Management)
       -PLM114 (Basic Data for Discrete Manufacturing)
       -SCM241 (Production Planning Part)
       -SCM310 (Production Orders (SFC))
       -SCM620 (Pricing in SD)

Course Details

Course Content

  • Classification system tools: Overview and features of varian configuration
  • Material masters, bills of material and task lists: Features of variant configuration
  • Configuration profiles and configuration scenarios
  • Overview of object dependency types and usages: preconditions; selection conditions; actions; procedures; constraints
  • Using object dependencies in BOMs and routings
  • Product Modeling Environment for Variant Configuration (PMEVC)
  • Using object dependencies for valuation
  • Overview of constraints
  • Price determination and variant configuration
  • Material variants (configured materials) Configurable material in sales and distribution ( incl. Lean Orders), in planning, in production, in engineering and order change management
  • Overview of modeling data for the IPC
  • Variant Configuration in the PLM WEB UI

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.07