Variant Configuration Part2: additions and scenarios

Course Details
Code: PLM146-v095
Tuition (USD): $2,680.00 • Classroom (4 days)
Course Details
GSA (USD): $2,430.23 • Classroom (4 days)

Skills Gained

  • The configuration scenarios for modeling configurable products in SAP ERP.
  • Additional functions of the configuration profile, dependencies, and other variant configuration tools.

Who Can Benefit

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


  • Essential:
       -PLM145 (Variant Configuration Part1: Modeling and Integration) ->Knowledge of processes in sales and distribution, planning, and production
  • Recommended:
       -PLM100 (Life-Cycle Data Management)

Course Details

Course Content

  • Control parameters in the configuration profile in detail
  • Additional information on constraints, variant tables, variant functions, and characteristic selection
  • Configuration scenario:
       -planned/production order without and with BOM explosion,
       -sales order (SET processing) and
       -order BOMs
  • Preplanning and Variant Configuration
  • Overview of IPPE
  • Integrations of Variant Configuration
  • Tips on system performance
  • Other tools (API, ALE, user exits, analysis tool, data storage, comparison with IPC)


  • This course directly follows course PLM145 (Variant Configuration Part 1: modeling and integration), and assumes that course participants are familiar with the content of this course.

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.0