Joan, My customer has a few thousand MO's on the floor at one time, plus some 60,000+ item balance records with Location control. Admittedly, the system is not tuned properly since we just (1/2/2002) went live with the MFG piece of MAPICS. Their legacy system was very old. Eric >From: "McCready, Joan" <Joan.McCready@metaltekint.com> >Reply-To: email@example.com >To: "'firstname.lastname@example.org'" <email@example.com> >Subject: RE: U-Jobs >Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 11:04:07 -0600 > >Eric - > >You are essentially correct - the "real time" is from PLMC to MAPICS; a >refresh has to be done to update the data from MAPICS to PLMC. But, what >the >heck do you have in your files?!? Our refresh takes only 10 minutes; 20 >minutes, tops. We have them automatically scheduled (using AS/400 job >scheduler) to run at 5:00 am, noon, and 5:30 pm. Our production control >staff knows to run a "Refresh all" if they have critical changes to MO's >between these times. We're not using PLMC for PO receiving, however, but we >always choose "refresh all," not refresh MO's or employees only. > > Go RAMS! -- Joan > >Joan McCready, IS Manager phone: 636-479-4499 >MetalTek International fax: 636-479-3399 >The Carondelet Division www.metaltekint.com >8600 Commercial Blvd >Pevely, MO 63070 > > >-----Original Message----- >From: Eric Wolf [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] >Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 9:24 PM >To: email@example.com >Subject: Re: U-Jobs > > >To the list, > >Is anyone having a problem with MDCC/PLMC in that the Inventory >transactions >processed in MAPICS are not able to be viewed in MDCC/PLMC until a "full" >refresh is performed? Are we missing something or is this correct? > >For example, if an IA is done to correct a Batch/Lot number, Location >or quantity, and now you go into the PLMC screens (GUI or green), the >adjusted/corrected information is not available. The full refresh takes >2-3 >hours during the day and 1 hour during the night. > >My customer was sold (and told) that PLMC is "On-line/Real-time" but in >fact >it is only one-way. PLMC to MAPICS is real-time. MAPICS to PLMC does not >appear to be. > >Thank you for any help (in advance)... > >Eric Wolf > >Please direct your responses to firstname.lastname@example.org > > > > > >_________________________________________________________________ >Get your FREE download of MSN Explorer at http://explorer.msn.com/intl.asp. > >_______________________________________________ >This is the MAPICS ERP System Discussion (MAPICS-L) mailing list >To post a message email: MAPICS-L@midrange.com >To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, >visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/mapics-l >or email: MAPICS-Lemail@example.com >Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives >at http://archive.midrange.com/mapics-l. >_______________________________________________ >This is the MAPICS ERP System Discussion (MAPICS-L) mailing list >To post a message email: MAPICS-L@midrange.com >To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, >visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/mapics-l >or email: MAPICS-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org >Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives >at http://archive.midrange.com/mapics-l. > _________________________________________________________________ Join the world’s largest e-mail service with MSN Hotmail. http://www.hotmail.com
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