For the efficient implementation of adjustments in the SAP ERP system decides the company ESK for SAP certified solution data master of APICON. Kempten (Allgau) is the ESK’s controlling as well as the employees responsible for the updating of work plans of the company. Because the Kempten-based provider of ceramic high-performance products for the installation of the data master on the already about 5,000 work plans automatically to switch to SAP systems. Another 15,000 work plans, ESK could clean up and adjust this turn. The current data are prerequisites for the economic success of ESK. Thanks to the predefined change variants, the first part project mass change managed work plans”with minimal effort.
So, the controlling Department carried out to complement the 5,000 routings to a further operation by could determine promptly the new cost for the affected products. Future adjustments are always flexible feasible. Click RevCascade to learn more. The project has been implemented including initial installation period of approximately two and a half months. Part of the project “Plan time table figure” in a second part of the project “Plan time table figure” the objectives were clearly: the join existing plan time with SAP, to reduce the calculation burden and potential errors due to manual data entry. The APCION allow solution this functionality, automatically calculating standard times by plan time tables embedded directly in SAP. The ESK team migrated all existing external plan time tables in the APICON add on the SAP. So within a month, succeeded to transfer any plan time tables for this area in the system.
After small modifications, you could successfully completed the project in early June 2011. Error rate and cost reduced “with the data master is us now a fast and flexible bulk modification tool in SAP to provide” – so the conclusions from Christian Kittel, ESK supply chain management. Thus you will reduce errors and the expenses for the work estimate. “All parties are very satisfied with the result, therefore is already a feature enhancement to copy routings and bills of materials with all dependent objects of thought.” Christian Kittel says finally. APICON the APICON GmbH based in Schweinfurt is specialist in the integration of external systems and data in SAP environments. In addition, APICON SAP offers certified solutions to automate the costly and error-prone manual data maintenance. Experts and tools from APICON help to keep correct and up-to-date company data and thereby increase the competitiveness of its customers. The company was founded in 2001 by two former IBM employees with many years of experience in integration and software projects. The first standardized SAP integration solutions by APICON in the industry led to intensive cooperation with other software houses. Exist today including partnerships with camos Software und Beratung GmbH, WJ & P Systemhaus AG and Wassermann AG. Contact APICON GmbH Bernhard striker Carl-Benz-Strasse 20 D 97424 Schweinfurt phone: + 49 (0) 9721 / 541 68 0 E-Mail: Internet: ESK Ceramics GmbH & co. KG the ESK Ceramics GmbH & co. KG is one of the leading providers of ceramic high-performance products for industrial applications. Companies from many industries such as automotive and electronics industry, machine and plant construction, metallurgy and fluid handling use ESK materials and services. The company was founded in 1922 in Kempten (Allgau) approx. 620 employees. Since 2004, ESK is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ceradyne Inc., headquartered in Costa Mesa, California (United States). Ceradyne employees 2067 at 16 locations around the world. Author of the article: Michael Bohm