Purchasing: External Services Management: Formulas for Calculating Quantities


As of Release 4.0A, formulas are available as an instrument for the calculation of quantities in the procurement of externally performed services.

Formulas have the following attributes:


During the entry of services actually performed (here excavation work), it is necessary for the person responsible to specify the number of hours needed to dig a trench of a certain size and shape.
In this case, the system can apply a formula to calculate the number of man-hours on the basis of the trench dimensions.

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Please refer to the IMG documentation
Formulas for the calculation of quantities