Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management: Understanding master planning margins

April 24 2020

The safety margin or safety time feature of Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management changes master planning dates. This can be confusing! So this is a feature that has to be used with care. The Master planning user, trying to understand what the Net requirement screen is showing, can easily get confused because the dates are not immediately understandable anymore when using margins.

About Evert Bos

I am Evert J Bos, ERP consultant since 1986. I started in Europe with IMS7 (A Honeywell Bull Mainframe ERP system) and the BaaN ERP system. Since 1995 I have worked in the USA and since 2004 I have been working with Dynamics AX.  I work for Sikich and focus mostly on manufacturing companies that make complex, engineered products.

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jemrunner's picture

Delving into the obscurities with insight and panache :)

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