Experience Enhance Service Level with Available To Promise (ATP) and Global Available To Promise (GATP) - Part 1
This is a two part article where in the first part we will discuss about ATP and it's capabilities and in the second part we will touch on Global available to Promise (GATP). Available To Promise (ATP) objective is to provide a confirmation to both internal and external customers as to whether or not the requirement placed on the organization can be supported. It cut across various modules (cross-application component.) in SAP viz. Production planning; Order Execution, Sales and Distribution etc. ATP helps to enhance the service level by indicating in advance whether the stock will be available for the requirements date.