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Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
Use Master planning to perform the following business processes:
You can run forecast scheduling to calculate gross requirements for forecasted demand.
You can run master scheduling to calculate net requirements for items to fulfill actual demand.
You can process the action messages and futures messages that are generated during master scheduling. You can use this information to modify planned orders.
You can process planned orders and kanbans.
Master planning at a glance
Integration of Master planning
Master planning can be integrated with the following modules and Microsoft products:
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services