Oracle Warehouse Management User's Guide


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Oracle Warehouse Management Overview

Overview of the Oracle Warehouse Management System
Inbound Logistics
Inventory, Storage, and Facility Management
Oracle Warehouse Management Value Added Services
Outbound Logistics
Reverse Logistics
Warehouse Configuration
Container and License Plate Management
Oracle Warehouse Management Rules Engine

Oracle Warehouse Management Rules Engine

Overview of the Rules Engine
Components of the Rules Engine
Overview of Rules Setup
Defining WMS Rules
      Task Type, Label Format, and Operation Plan Selection Rules
Picking Rule Allocation
      Process Allocation Logic
Defining WMS Rules for Logistics Service Providers (LSPs)
Picking Rules for Oracle Warehouse Management Enabled Project Manufacturing Organizations
Setting Up Pick Wave Rules
Oracle Warehouse Management Strategies Window
Rules Workbench
Explaining the Oracle Warehouse Management Rules Engine Simulator
Summary of Rule Properties

Material Management

Explaining License Plate Management
Explaining Multi-level Nesting Support
Viewing LPNs
Generating License Plate Numbers
Maintaining LPNs
Performing Inventory Transactions with LPNs
LPN Material Status
Lot Transactions
How to Split a Lot
How to Merge a Lot
How to Translate a Lot
Viewing Lots
Explaining How to Use Oracle Warehouse Management Kanban Management Features
Explaining LPN Based WIP Completions and Put Away
      Describing WIP Completions within Oracle Warehouse Management
      Explaining Prepacking LPNs for WIP Completions
Describing Oracle Warehouse Management Inquiry Windows
Mobile Inquiries
Locator Alias
Consigned Stock and Vendor Managed Inventory in Oracle Warehouse Management

Task Management

Overview of Task Planning
Set up Operation Plans
Setup Task Filters
Setting Up User Task Type Attributes
Explaining Task Dispatch and Assignment
Explaining Task Unloading
Explaining Task Skipping
Task Exceptions
Explaining the Warehouse Control Board
Navigating the Warehouse Control Board
Managing Tasks
Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Control Board for Task Planning
Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Control Board for Outbound Operations
Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Control Board for Inbound Operations
Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Control Board for Manufacturing Operations
Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Control Board for Warehousing Operations
Performing Rough Cut Planning
Using the Warehouse Control Board as a Monitoring Tool
How to Perform Task Dispatched Cycle Counts
Opportunistic Cycle Counting

Oracle Warehouse Management Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics Overview
Oracle Warehouse Management Inbound Features
Describing Receiving Documents
Describing Receiving Methods
Explaining the Standard Receipt Process
Explaining the Direct Receipt Process
Explaining the Confirm Receipt Process
Explaining the Express Receipt Process Using ASNs
Explaining the Inspection Process
Receiving Material for Clients (LSP Feature)
How to Perform Receiving Transactions Using the Oracle Warehouse Management Mobile User Interface
How to Perform an ASN Receipt
How to Print the ASN Discrepancy Report
Explaining the Express Receipt Process Using Internal Requisitions
Explaining the Express Receipt Process Using Internal Shipments
Receiving Common User Interface
      Receiving for Different Routings
      Receiving Material Sent for Outside Processing
      Displaying Country Of Origin
      Displaying Routing Message
How to Perform Receipts Using the Receiving Common Interface
Document Initiated Receipts
Item Initiated Receipts
Cross References for Vendor Items
Describing the LPN Put Away Process
Multi-Step Putaway and Replenishment
Explaining LPN Based Returns
LPN Transactions
Explaining Pre-Generated Putaways

Oracle Warehouse Management Crossdocking

Overview of Crossdocking
Planned Crossdocking
Opportunistic Crossdocking
      Opportunistic Crossdock Receipt Validations
Crossdocking and Change Management
Crossdocking Exceptions
Crossdocking Criteria
Crossdock Execution

Oracle Warehouse Management Outbound Logistics

Overview of the Material Picking Process
      Explaining Pick Release
      Explaining the Pick Allocation Process
      Explaining the Picking Process
Explaining Pick Task Grouping
Describing Pick Methodologies
Performing Picks
Bulk Picking
Setting Up Case Picking
Explaining Over Picking
Setting Up Over Allocation For Pick Release
Under Picking Without Exception
Lot Substitution During Picking
Describing Task Loading and Dropping
Pick Load Page Setup
Express Load
Express Picking
Manifest Picking
Pull Replenishment
Push Replenishment
Forward Pick Replenishment
How to Perform Move Order Transactions
Explaining Oracle Warehouse Management Picking for Manufacturing
Dock Scheduling and Load Sequencing

Wave Planning

Overview of Wave Planning
Creating a Wave
Planning a Wave
Viewing Waves Using the Wave Dashboard
Viewing Waves Using the Wave Workbench
Setting Up Task Release Options

Logistic Service Providers (LSPs) Management

Overview of Logistic Service Providers (LSPs) Management
      Inbound Flow
      Outbound Flow
      Returns Process
Overview of Third Party Logistics (3PL) Billing
Creating Billing Sources
Creating Billing Rules

Label Printing and Material Handling Equipment

Labeling Overview
Customer Labeling Requirements
Defining Label Formats and Sets
Defining Custom Label Fields
Defining Labels for Clients
Setting Up Label Format Assignment Rules
Associating Label Types to Business Flows
Label Printing for Pallets and Cases Without Cartonization
Defining Printer IP
Viewing Label Requests
Explaining Material Handling Devices
      Explaining Radio Frequency Identification Device Integration
Material Handling Devices and Business Events
Defining Devices
Explaining Device History Requests
Warehouse Control System
Searching for Tasks Within the Directive Queue
Carousel Configuration
Defining Device Response Messages

Cartonization, Consolidation, and Packing

Describing Cartonization Features
Describing Carton Groups
Describing Container-Load Relationships
Using Cartonization
      Consolidation Inquiry
      Staging Moves
      LPN Mass Moves
      Mass Consolidate
Describing the Consolidation Report
Describing User-Initiated Consolidation
Explaining Oracle Warehouse Management Packing Options
Using the Desktop Application to Pack Material
Performing Packing Processes
Performing Unpacking Processes
Performing Splitting Processes
Performing Consolidation Processes
Capturing Catch Weight Information
Mobile Bulk Packing


Describing Shipment Planning
Overview of Shipping Confirmation Transactions
Explaining Shipment Transaction Integration
Describing Mobile User Interface Shipping Methods
Explaining Direct Shipping Without Picking
How to Perform Direct Shipping With LPN Reservations
Setting Up Dock Door Appointments
Setting Up Dock Door Synchronization with Oracle Transportation Management
Synchronizing Dock Doors with Oracle Transportation Management
Synchronizing Dock Appointments with Oracle Transportation Management

Labor Management

Overview of Labor Management
      Resource Planning
      Labor Productivity
      Labor Management Definitions
Labor Management Setup
Labor Management Process
Labor Management Summary
      Resource Requirements
      Warehouse Productivity
      Work Outstanding
      Graphical Analysis
Warehouse Productivity Details
Labor Management Analysis
Viewing Expected Resources Requirements
Labor Productivity Analysis
Standardize Nonstandard Lines
Viewing Labor Standards
      Labor Standard History
Concurrent Requests

Oracle Warehouse Management Reports

Overview of Reports
Material Status Change History Report
Material Status Where Used Report
Cycle Count Reports
ASN Discrepancy Report
Consolidation Report
Space Utilization Report
Scheduled Shipment Report (Without Barcodes)
Concurrent Requests
Archiving Tasks
Calculate Billing Units
Dynamic Replenishment
How to Purge Tables
Generate LPN
Oracle Warehouse Management Bulk Task Generation
Push Replenishment
Synchronize Dock Doors with Transportation Management
Un-archive Oracle Warehouse Management Tasks
Wave Planning Concurrent Requests
      Launch Task Release Concurrent Request
      Wave Planning - Catch Exceptions Concurrent Request
      Wave Planning Initiate Process Concurrent Request
      Wave Planning Plan Wave Concurrent Request
      Wave Planning Release Wave

Windows and Navigation Paths

Windows and Navigation Paths

Mobile User Interface and Oracle Warehouse Management

Oracle Mobile Supply Chain Applications Overview
Using Oracle Mobile Supply Chain Applications with Oracle Warehouse Management
How the Oracle Warehouse Management System Builds on Oracle Mobile Supply Chain Applications
Manually Printing Labels in the Mobile User Interface
Mobile Support for Attachments
Mobile List of Values (LOV)
Mobile UOM List of Value (LOV) Conversions
Configurable Barcode Delimiter
Customized Barcode Scanning
Global Trade Item Numbers (GTIN)
Oracle Warehouse Management and GTIN's
How to Set Up and Use GTINs
Quality Integration