Dynamic Price Determination in Info Records and Outline Agreements


In the case of

time-dependent conditions in purchasing info records, outline agreements, and quotations, the currently valid net or effective price may change in the course of time.

Up to Release 4.0A, it was always the price of the last-maintained validity period that was quoted. However, this price was liable to be either obsolete or not yet valid.

As of Release 4.0A, the system determines the price dynamically. The currently valid price is thus always shown. In special cases (e.g. a contract has expired or is not valid until a later date), the last or first price is displayed.

The pricing date in the purchasing info record or outline agreement indicates the date until which the price is valid.

The current price display appears in connection with


The reports previously used to update prices need no longer be run.