Forecast submodel support for Planning Optimization


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Enabled for Public preview General availability
Users by admins, makers, or analysts Feb 26, 2021 Apr 15, 2021

Business value

Planners can include demand forecast input from multiple submodels linked to the forecast model used during master planning with Planning Optimization. This enables the system to create supply suggestions that cover the aggregated forecast demand from multiple submodels.

Feature details

This feature enables Planning Optimization to incorporate forecast submodels related to the forecast model defined for the master plan.

With Planning Optimization, planners can benefit from:

  • Improved performance with high data volume.
  • Improved system performance made possible by moving master planning to its own service.
  • Near real-time insights into requirement changes.

Geographic areas

This feature will be released into the following Microsoft Azure geographic areas:

  • United States
  • Europe
  • United Kingdom
  • Australia
  • Canada

See also

Master planning with demand forecasts (docs)

Master planning with demand forecasts (learn)