SPP Optimized Plan Does Not Always Honor the Planning Time Fence (Doc ID 2047376.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Service Parts Planning - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 12.2.4.1 on Vision Test DB - Supply Chain Optimizer in Test

Users are on 12.2.4 and have applied VCP Cum Patch 12.2.4.1 - 19549533.

Users are running an optimized Service Parts Plan (SPP) with items setup with Planning Time Fence PTF) and PTF is enabled in the plan options.  However after the SPP plan run, they sometimes see the PTF violated

Expectation
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Expected the planned new buy orders to be due outside the planning time fence date

STEPS
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1.  Setup items with Planning Time Fence in Organization Item Attributes
2.  Run data collections
3.  Setup SPP Optimized plan with PTF enabled in the plan options
4.  Run plan and check workbench results
5.  Find some planned orders are inside the PTF and some outside the PTF

 

Cause

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