Bulk Plan Consolidation Logic does not Produce Optimal Results (Doc ID 965456.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Transportation Operational Planning - Version: 5.5.05.06 to 6.0.4 - Release: 5.5
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


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-- Problem Statement:
On 5.5.05 , Find that the least expensive equipment is not being selected when bulk planning an order on a multi-leg move. Instead a combination of the expensive equipment and a cheaper equipment is selected thus resulting in sub-optimal results

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Expect that the least expensive equipment is selected

-- Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Set up a multi-leg move and set up multiple equipments for the move
2. Bulk plan the orders and see that the vessel leg of the move uses the expensive equipment even though a cheaper equipment with enough capacity exists


Cause

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