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RTAM - Inventory Alerts - Save Suppy, Demand & Safety Stock inventory positions

As part of inventory publish, few systems are interested in ATP (supply - demand - safety stock), few other systems are in only (supply - demand) and few others are interested in only onhand supply.

However, RTAM publishes only ATP and to calculate the other values a new process to get the exact same values retrieved during RTAM processing.

The request is to store the Onhand Supply, Demand, Reservations and safety stock to be stored at Item-DG level and Item-Node level so that these values can be used on need basis either for RTAM publish or for any other real-time inventory lookups.

These values can be arrived by using few of the existing APIs but they take significantly longer to calculate these values.

  • Guest
  • Feb 22 2021
  • Future consideration
What is your industry? Retail
How will this idea be used?

There is a huge requirement for real-time API calls for multiple items to calculate the inventory positions and respond back within a fraction of a second. Having the multiple inventory heads for quick access would save a significant time for the real time calls.

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