GIB Forecast is a module of the GIB Suite on ECC 6.0. The software supports you in demand planning by combining and evaluating relevant information from different areas and sources. With the help of a large number of renowned statistical methods, a reliable sales forecast can be created.
All functionalities of the GIB Forecast are part of the ifm software suite "Supply Chain Excellence on SAP S/4HANA".
Relevant information on demand planning can be found here:
- Advanced forecast models
- Data basis: SAP and alternative subsystems
- If required, creation of nodes which are independent of SAP
- Consolidation of decentralized planning into one planning monitor
- Mapping of organizational structures which are independent of SAP
- Forecasting and monitoring via workflow, traffic light, and alert features
- Dependable requirements planning thanks to a comprehensive data basis
- Ability to check forecast quality through ex-post analysis
- Constant optimization of production plans using rolling sales planning
- Inventory optimization, precise planning, and reliable forecasts
- Simulation of the impact of planning, e.g. on work center capacities
- Supply chain management
- Other specialized departments