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Inventory Visibility

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Nodes attributes to be part of node availability calls and also in the node availability event publishing 

With IV V2 api , the ship node now can have many attributes . But these attributes are not sent as part of the availability call for the same node , neither in events. To start with even the basic attributes like Country and Node Type will really ...
3 days ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Submitted

Reservation auto expiry to generate reservation events

Today if the reservation expired due to the set time , there is no availability event getting triggered for the same. Due to this, there is no visibility of actual availability being published .
3 days ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Submitted

Allow Order Mod to Add New Line with Different Ship To Address When Simultaneously Cancelling Existing Line

Account Managers need to perform multiple modifications to an order at once. 1. Create order with 1 line item. Order line is in Created status. 2. Change order by cancelling line 1, adding line 2, and modify the Ship To Address with Override=Y Exp...
3 days ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Submitted

Need an ability to bulk extract the IV configuration (Item + Node Fulfillments Status)

We use this interface for masking capability . We have many item+ Ship node combinations which we disable . We need this extract for reconciliation purpose , to validate whether the item fulfillment has been disabled for all those combinations , s...
23 days ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Submitted

Node Availability API to support Node Transfer

Adding support for node transfer in IV will allow a retailer who does not have SIP whom is currently supporting click and collect just from store stock to easily transition to supporting DC to Store transfer as well as Store to Store transfer when...
about 2 months ago in Inventory Visibility 1 Under review

To Have a configuration which allows teams to consider multi-level sub vendors to create Chained order duringexternalize Inventory

Consider a scenario -We want to externalize inventory which is a Microservice outside OMS. We have a Organization set as below-Enterprise --> Main Vendor -->Local Area Vendor --> Actual store/person who has inventory. In this case with cu...
about 2 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Under review

Condition by node type in safety stock network rules

In a distribution group you can have store nodes or distribution center nodes and sometimes we only need to apply the safety stock to store nodes.
3 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Under review

IV availability nodes should have safety stock along with on hand quantity

Reference for IBM ticket PMR TS015117738 Big Lots wanted to know safety stock in same API call and not to make additional API call to know the safety stock. If IBM can add safety stock also along with on hand quantity to following API:- https://ap...
3 months ago in Inventory Visibility 1 Functionality already exists

RTAM at supply type level

We are currently sending RTAM messages at the Distribution Group level. RTAM is posting both Onhand and Future Inventory. In the case of EU DG RTAM having both UK DC and EU DC, we do not want to consider future inventory of UK DC node. We need to ...
4 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Future consideration

Single Supply and Demand adjust api to keep Availability picture synchronized

To mimic the behavior of Goods Issue (Supply and Demand decremented) in a synchronized manner, it will be good to have a API which can accept related Supply / Demand updates in a single event rather than 2 async apis which can be impacted at multi...
5 months ago in Inventory Visibility 0 Under review