SAP Transportation Management Overview (SAP TM)

SAP Transportation Management Overview (SAP TM)

In this overview of SAP's Transportation Management solution, we will review aspects of the processes in TM Architecture, Master Data, Planning (Load Building) to Settlement. You will view demos of key elements of TM in the Netweaver Business Client. The course includes many tips/tricks as well as guidelines for best practices in shipper industries, combining best-in-class, proven transportation management capabilities with the benefits of the S/4HANA system. 

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Course Goal

  • Become familiar with SAPs TM Transportation Management Product
  • Understand how SAP TM may be used in your business
  • Understand the Basics of TM from Master Data to Freight Execution


  • Consultants
  • End users
  • Executives and Managers
  • IT/Business analysts


Lesson Plan

1 Welcome and Agenda Preview
2 Overview of SAP TM - a Business Perspective
TM Architecture
3 Architecture Overview
4 Architecture Overview System demo
Understanding the Basics
5 A look at TM Master Data in SAP
6 Order Capture Process Flow
7 Understanding TM Planning
8 TM Planning System Demo
9 Carrier Selection and Tendering
10 Charge Calculation components
11 Charge Calculation System Demo
12 Freight Order Execution
Additional Functionality
13 A Look at Track and Trace
14 Freight Settlement Overview
15 Analytics Options
16 Advanced Topics Overview
17 Observations and Recommendations
18 Course Handout - PDF


William Mclarin

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William Mclarin

SAP Transportation Management Consultant

I'm an independent SAP TM (Transportation Management) consultant based in Philadelphia and I'm currently helping a client in the midwest with their latest transportation challenges. I've been in the SAP TM space exclusively since 2010 and I was an SAP transportation / logistics consultant before that. I've been in the SAP consulting world for more than 24 years and have provided transportation solutions for 20+ clients in a wide variety of industries. And the the learning is never complete - every day is a new experience!

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Language: English
Level: Beginner
Duration: 2.5 hours
Type:  Instructor-led
Release: S/4 HANA
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