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Allow a read-only user to make changes to read-write fields, but not Commit
We have clients like EGA, where we're seeing they have hundreds of read-only users, and only a few read-write users entrusted to commit (save changes and export).
Read-only users are mostly maintenance stakeholders part of the workflow process -- but they want to be able to both understand our Min/Max recommendations' drivers but also perform what-if simulations.
To offer two common scenarios -- what-if questions:
If Business Impact was A rather than B, what would be the resulting service level and inventory holdings?
If we used an alternate Vendor, with a higher price but a shorter lead time, what impact would this have on inventory holdings?
-- This analysis could add a lot of secondary value to MRO IO, it was possible in the old version (OAS -- and I know of legacy users disappointed that it's not available), and it would be possible by simply allowing these users to make changes, recalculate, but not Approve materials -- grey out and make dormant the Approve selection -- that's all we need for read-only users.
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