There is a key word called “WMS”. Every Warehouse consultant should come across WMS Legacy system that takes care the warehouse operations and need to replace with SAP WMS as part of SAP implementation. SAP designed a Warehouse system that delivers high level efficiency in the supply chain activities. This blog post will covers important concepts of SAP Decentralized Warehouse management. In theory SAP (DWM)S is describes as a decentralized stand-alone system that is operated separately from a centralized operated ERP system (ECC).
First of all Warehouse Management System has been implemented for the “distribution center “ scenario. This scenario describes a warehouse that primarily used to distribution of goods and is not linked to production plant. All business processes are carried out in ERP system where as Decentralized warehouse management system is responsible for the necessary process for goods reciept, warehousing and distribution. (more…)