hierarchy

Consolidation (EC-CS)

The representation of a structure. The Consolidation system features hierarchies for portraying

Controlling (CO)

A hierarchy (for example a cost center hierarchy) in CO has the following characteristics:

All nodes other than end nodes are used purely for summarization purposes.

The values being structured (for example the individual cost centers) are called single values and can only be assigned to the end notes (i.e at the lowest level of the hierarchy).