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2796643 - IBP: RECOMMENDEDSAFETYSTOCK key figure value is NULL in Excel but values exist in the database


After running the Single or Multi-stage Inventory Optimization operator:

  • the RECOMMENDEDSAFETYSTOCK key figure shows as null in Excel
  • non-null values show in the backend (Planning Objects with Key Figure data) for RECOMMENDEDSAFETYSTOCK
  • the safety stock component key figures (SAFETYSTOCKDEMANDVAR, SAFETYSTOCKSUPPLYVAR, SAFETYSTOCKSERVICEVAR) show values (>= 0) in Excel
  • AND the planning area was created as a copy of the Unified Planning Area SAPIBP1
  • AND the time profile was modified to add a level ('Fiscal Year', for example)
  • AND running Calculate Target Inventory Components produces values in the PROPAGATEDDEMANDMEAN key figure.



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