SAP Training: Optimize Purchasing and Source Determination in SA
Optimize Purchasing and Source Determination in SAP


Optimize Purchasing and Source Determination in SAP

Would you like to streamline your company's purchasing processes? In this course, you will learn how to optimize SAP purchasing process through sourcing determination. Specifically, we will take a deep dive into the Source List and Quota Arrangement tools which are the primary drivers of the sourcing determination process in SAP.

In this course you will learn:

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Course Goal

  • Learn how to optimize your purchasing processes
  • Grow in your understanding of Sourcing Determination
  • Learn how to use the Source List tool in SAP
  • Learn how to use the Quota Arrangement tool in SAP


  • Consultants
  • End users
  • IT/Business analysts
  • Project team members

Lesson Plan

Lesson Description Preview
1 Introduction & Welcome Preview
Optimize Purchasing
2 Optimize Purchasing Overview
Source Determination
3 Source Determination
Source List
4 Source List - Overview and Maintenance
5 Source List - Maintain (cont.) Generate, Delete, Monitor and Change
Quota Arrangement
6 Quota Arrangement Overview, Maintain, Source Determination, Revision, Monitor
7 Quota Arrangements - Maintain
8 Quota Arrangement - Maintain - Exception Scenarios
9 Quota Arrangement - Follow-on functions
10 Summary
11 Slide Handouts


Matt Hunt

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SAP Solution Architect

Stevensville, MI, US

Matt has over 16 years experience using SAP ECC in the Supply Chain and Manufacturing space. Matt's current role as a technical lead for one of the largest consumer product goods companies in the world has taken him around the globe as he has trained over a thousand users in the SAP PP, MM, and LE modules. Matt has experience working on both the supply chain operational side as well as the IT technical side, so his courses are designed for both end users as well as IT Professionals.

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Level: Intermediate
Duration: 2.0 hours
Type:  Instructor-led
Delivery: Online, instructor-led
Release: ECC 6.0
Category: SAP Logistics

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