SAP Event Management

TIP: SAP Event Management Naming Conventions

System Functionality Naming Convention Example ECC/EM Table Name ZEMT_*Meaningful Name* ZEMT_DATE_EXT ECC/EM Structure Name ZEMS_*Meaningful Name* ZEMS_DATE_EXT ECC/EM Custom Programs / RFC / Module Pool ZEM_*Program Type* ZEMRP_EVENT_LIST ECC/EM Business Process Type ZEM_* ZEM_ESC_PURORD ECC Application Object Type ZEM_AOT_*BUISNESS PROCESS* ZEM_AOT_PO_LINE ECC Event Type ZEM_ET_*BUSINESS PROCESS* ZEM_ET_PO_LINE_CREATE EM Event Handler Type ZEM_EH_*BUSINESS PROCESS* ZEM_EH_PO_LINE ECC/EM Control Parameter ZEMC_*Parameter Name* ZEMC_PO_NO ECC/EM Info Parameter ZEMI_*Parameter Name ZEMI_SERIAL_NO ECC/EM System Parameter ZEMS_*Parameter …

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A comprehensive list of questions to ask when designing a SAP Event Management solution

If you are contemplating implementing SAP Event Management, you will need to be prepared to answer a series of questions to be able to establish a design that caters to your needs. These list of questions should help guide your JAD whiteboard session. No substitution from standing up there and guiding the discussion with questions that need answering -> that ultimately lead to a solid, scalable and efficient solution design. …

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Replacing slow conditions in your rule sets

When working on Customer Incidents I regularly come across a setup with an extremely slow rule set execution. This is not only causing issues in the SAP Event Management system. But for example the outbound queues in a connected application system might keep growing, even until failure if the performance does not get improved. However, at the core of the bad performance of the rule set execution often are Rule Conditions, in …

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SAP Track and Trace Solution — Part 2: Inbound Logistics

In the first part of this article series, I described what Track and Trace is and how it relates to outbound logistics; if you missed it, check it out here. In this article, I will discus how we can provide full visibility into the inbound logistics process by leveraging SAP’s Event Management module and EDI carrier status notifications. Organizations that place purchase orders (PO) for their suppliers or manufacturers have a very real …

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SAP Track and Trace Solution – Part 1: Outbound Logistics

Most organizations deal with the shipment of goods into and out of their premises — in other words, inbound and outbound logistics. With the increasing demand for a better customer experience, it is a challenge to provide a high level of customer service when parts of your supply chain fall somewhat outside of your “sphere of influence.” Sure, through contractual obligations, you can try and force your suppliers and carriers to behave in a …

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20 Key Questions to Consider in Designing an SAP Event Management Solution

­ If you are contemplating implementing SAP Event Management, you will need to be prepared to answer a series of questions in order to be able to establish a design that caters to your needs. The following list of questions is a good start (although there are more based on the answers to some of these):  Which processes do I want to track? Having a good understanding of what SAP Event …

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SAP Event Management book published

This 824 page book on SAP Event Management took over 2 years to complete and is the definitive guide towards understanding SAP Event Management, what it is and what it can do. This book covers the following areas: Chapter 1 gives an executive overview of SAP EM, describing what it is, what it is comprised of, where the benefits lie and ultimately what value it brings to the table. This …

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How SAP EM plays a roll in the Extended Supply Chain

Keeping demand aligned with supply in the modern extended supply chain is growing more and more challenging. Globalization, increasing freight rates, capacity constraints, regulatory pressure and partner collaboration are just a few challenges that need to be constantly addressed to maximize the effectiveness of the supply chain. In this blog, we’ll describe the six P’s that make up the modern extended supply chain and highlight how we leverage SAP Event Management to help …

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ACF white list missing and ACF A plugin-in is not responding. Possible the plug-in is deactivated or not installed

Error : if you get the below error from backend system in portal, please follow the steps Resolution : Resolution: Step 1: Install the below patches in user system. · ACF712SP00_49-20006190.EXE – this will prevent errors such as “A plugin-in is not responding. Possible the plug-in is deactivated or not installed” · VISUALBIZ21P_11-20011148.EXE  – this will prevent errors regarding “CLASS_ID not found” present in the ACFTrace. NB: These files need …

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Integration of SAP EM and SAP TM – Ruleset Activity to update resource position in SAP TM

Summary New ruleset activity TM_UPDATE_RES_POS  has been introduced in SAP EM 9.2 with note 2330523 (and will be included in the next support package EM 9.2 SP07). This activity can be used to enhance e.g. the freight order tracking scenario (integration scenario with SAP TM). If a vehicle resource (e.g. a truck) is assigned to a freight order, it allows to update the last position of this resource in SAP …

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