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Forecast Discrepancy Between Batch and Simulation (Doc ID 2612546.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Demand Management Cloud Service - Version 11.13.19.04.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Forecast discrepancy between batch and simulation

Users noticed that the forecasts calculated in batch run vs simulation are not matching. The results are very different for the same set of product family and organization with the same history and exact same forecast profile.


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Batch plan run and simulation should produce the same forecast when using the same data, profiles, etc.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to Demand Management > Task list: Manage Plans
2. Search for and select a plan.
3. Select Actions > Run
4. Review forecast results on plan completion.
5. Compare forecast results to simulation run.

Changes

 

Cause

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