Anatomy of SAP Material Master

In SAP Material Master is the king of all master data. It is the central master data object that connect all the end-to-end processes, including quote-to-cash, source-to-pay, plan-to-produce, logistics, plant maintenance and quality management. The simplest way to understand SAP Material Material is to examine using the concept of views as shown below.

SAP Material Master Views

 

Within SAP various aspects of the material are organized in tabs as shown below

 

In addition to the above information from a business process point of view Material Master related information also includes the following

 

Additional Information related to SAP Material Master

 

 

Common Workflows Related to SAP Material Master

 

 

Create New Material (Basic View)

 

 

Update Material

 

 

Extend Material

 

 

Create/Update Bill of Material

 

 

Purchasing Info Record

 

 

Costing

 

 

Pricing