Running the SMI Report

Objectives

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Describe how to run an SMI report for a Product Activity Message

Running the SMI Report

SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway, add-on for SAP ERP and SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway, add-on for SAP S/4HANA includes a report to extract demand data and minimum and maximum stock data for SMI. This report uses the Product Activity Message to send data to SAP Business Network.

To trigger SMI data, you can schedule the report ARBCIG_PROA_SMI_EXTRACT as a batch job or run transaction code ARBCIG_SMI in dialog mode.

On the Extract Stock/Demand for Product Activity Message screen, complete the fields listed in the table:

SMI Report for the Product Activity Message

Screen AreaField
General ParametersPlant
Material
VendorVendor
Stock/Stock TypeStorage Location
Stock Category
Select the relevant fields
Stock/Additional Stock DataSelect the relevant fields
DemandTime Period
Demand/Gross DemandSelect the relevant fields.
Demand/Forecast DataForecast Demand
Order Unit of Measure
Note
To extract materials without stock, as well as materials with stock, select the Zero Stock checkbox.

For more information about Zero Stock, refer to the Product Activity Message section of the SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway overview guide.

Run an SMI Report for a Product Activity Message

This simulation demonstrates the process and steps to follow to run an SMI report for a Product Activity Message.

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