Unconstrained Supply Planning: Supply Planning Forecast Processing Common Issues and FAQ
(Doc ID 2675417.1)
Last updated on MAY 18, 2023
Applies to:Oracle Supply Planning Cloud Service - Version 11.13.17.05.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This document provides information about Supply Planning Forecast Processing Common Issues and Frequently asked questions (FAQ) .
The functionality described in this document is applicable to Fusion Supply Planning Cloud.
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In this Document
|Frequently Asked Questions|
|Is there a Whitepaper on how Forecast Processing works in Supply Planning?|
|What are the sequence of steps performed during forecast processing?|
|How rounding impact forecast processing. Explain with some example.|
|Can past due sales orders consume the forecast in Supply Plan?|
|How to Consume Forecast in Quarterly Bucket when forecast published from Demand plan?|
|Can we specify the backward and forward consumption windows in weeks, periods, or months?|
|What date on shipped sales order is used to consume forecast?|
|How to stop forecast consumption?|
|Why the forecast date is always last day of the planning bucket?|
|Does plan need to be rerun with full refresh after making changes to consumption parameters like "Consume By Forecast Bucket" and "Past Due Demand"?|
|How parameter "Time Frame for Consuming Forecasts with No Demand Class" = "Within Each Bucket" works when consumption level is set to Demand Class?|
|Can Fiscal Calendar be used as Consumption Calendar in Supply Plan setup?|
|How to load Shipped Sales Order for an external Source ?|
|Common Issues & Errors|
|Forecast consumption for Transfer Order is not happening.|
|Forecast not consumed by the sales order within forecast consumption window.|
|Future months Forecast is getting added and populating in previous month.|
|Forecast is not spreading in all daily buckets in a Gregorian Month.|
|Why the forecast spread to weekends even the Forecast Spreading calendar has 5 days working calendar?|
|Forecast not getting dropped within Demand Time Fence (DTF).|
|Forecast is getting consumed by Sales Order even though "Consume by bucket" is unchecked.|
|Forecast spreading not working in first bucket.|
|The Forecast values available in Supply Plan is different from the Demand Plan which was passed in the Demand Schedule.|