Controlling (CO)

Collection of authorizations for particular user groups.

The authorization profile is entered in the user master record. The same profile can be assigned to any number of users. There are two types of authorization profile:

Collection of authorizations for a particular task.
Collection of several simple profiles

Logistics - General (LO)

Collection of information used to configure specific objects.

The information stored in a profile is standard information that is needed repeatedly in similar combinations for the maintenance of different objects. A profile acts as a data entry tool and simplifies the management of object data.

Project System (PS)

Profiles contain default values and control parameters for processing various objects and functions in the Project System.

The Project System distinguishes between the following profiles: