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The Material Ledger Transition When Upgrading to S/4HANA


Many SAP customers running SAP ERP systems of various vintages use the system without turning on the Material Ledger. Those transitioning to S/4HANA are confronted with the fact that the Material Ledger is now required with the new system. Discover how the Material Ledger can be used and the decisions required when moving to the new system.

Material Ledger functionality

  • Parallel stock valuation
  • Valuation with transfer pricing
  • Actual costing

Moving from no Material Ledger to S/4HANA

  • Investigating the possibilities
  • Choosing functionality

Moving to S/4HANA when Material Ledger is already in use

  • Comparing old and new
  • Limitations on what can be done when upgrading
Tom King

Tom King recently retired from Milliken and Company, a leading manufacturer of specialty textiles, floor covering, and chemicals based in Spartanburg, South Carolina with global manufacturing facilities, where he was a Senior Business Analyst. He has more than 30 years of experience at Milliken in manufacturing and product costing. Tom was lead CO analyst involved with the SAP implementation worldwide. He has written three SAP books: Practical Guide to SAP CO Templates, SAP S/4HANA Product Cost Planning Configuration and Master Data, and SAP S/4HANA Product Cost Planning Costing with Quantity Structure 

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