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Defining Planning Parameters

From the Planning Parameters window, you can enable planning functions. You can also define and update execution options and default values that affect other functions in Oracle Master Scheduling/MRP and Supply Chain Planning.

   To define and update the enable dates and default parameters:

Note: It is not necessary to check this box when running the Memory-based Planning Engine. However, you may still wish to check this box for absolute data consistency.

   To enter execution defaults:

   To assign and update repetitive planning parameters and other repetitive planning defaults:

Repetitive planning uses a series of repetitive planning periods (defined as repetitive planning horizon and repetitive planning buckets) to level the production rate over time. When planning the repetitive part, all the demand is grouped by the number of days you specify, and the supply is averaged out over the period.

See Also

Overview of Time Fence Planning

Overview of Material Requirements Planning

Setting Up Project MRP in Master Scheduling/MRP and Supply Chain Planning

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