PP PDC Interface | SAP PP PDF material

The R/3 modules HR, PP, PM, PS, and PP-KAN (Kanban) communicate with the subsystem via a separate communication channel that is supported by the software in the communication module called PDF interface.

PP PDC Interface …………………………………………… 6
Overview ………………………………..7
Data Flow from R/3 to a Subsystem ……………………………………………9
Data Flow from a Subsystem to SAP R/3…………………………………..11
Synchronization and Decoupling Between Transceiver and Application……………………………………..12
Data Flow from the Transceiver to the Application ……………………13
Data Flow from the Application to the Transceiver ……………………15
Requirements for the Individual Applications……………………………16
SAP Data Formats …………………17
Special Features of the PDC Interface on AS/400………………………19
Confirmations to HR (CC1)……..21
Time Event Types…… 22
Data Structures in CC1 …………………………………………….. 24
Data Structure for HR Confirmations – conf11 …………………………..25
Structure for Personnel Master Data – perso1 …………………………..26
Structure for Absence/Attendance Reasons – absen1………………..28
Structure for External Wage Types – extwa1 …………………………….29
Confirmations to PP (CC2) ……..30
Record Types………… 32
Functionality of the PP Confirmations………………………. 33
Operation Time Events …………………………………………….. 35
Operation Time Tickets…………………………………………….. 37
Required and Optional Fields in Confirmations…………. 38
Data Structures in CC2 …………………………………………….. 40
Data Structure for PP-Confirmations Related to Time Tickets and Time Events – conf21 ………….41
Data Structure for Operations – opera2…………………………………….43
Data Structure for Work Centers – workc2………………………………..46
Data Structure for Deviations – diffe2……………………………………….47
Data Structure for Units of Measure – unit2 ………………………………48
Data Structure for Alternative Units of Measure – unima2 …………..49
Data Structure for Reference to Personnel for Operation – perop2 50
Data Structure for Personnel Master Data – perso1……………………51
Confirmations to PM (CC3)……..52
Record Types………… 53
Operation Time Tickets…………………………………………….. 54
Data Structures in CC3 …………………………………………….. 55
Data Structure for Time Ticket-Related PM Confirmations – conf32……………………………………………….56
Data Structure for Operations – opera3…………………………………….58
Data Structure for Plants – plant3…………………………………………….60
Data Structure for Work Centers – workc3………………………………..61
Data Structure for Units of Measure – unit3 ………………………………62
Data Structure for Activity Types – activ3………………………………….63
Data Structure for Operation Status – opers3 ……………………………64
Confirmations to PS (CC4) ……..65

Record Types………… 66
Operation Time Tickets…………………………………………….. 67
Data Structures in CC4 …………………………………………….. 69
Data Structure for Time Ticket-Related PS Confirmations – conf42 ……………………………………………….70
Data Structure for Operations – opera4…………………………………….72
Data Structure for Plants – plant4…………………………………………….75
Data Structure for Work Centers – workc4………………………………..76
Data Structure for Deviations – diffe4……………………………………….77
Data Structure for Units of Measure – unit4 ………………………………78
Data Structure for Activity Types – activ4………………………………….79
Data Structure for Operation Status – opers4 ……………………………80
Confirmations to PP-PK (CC5)….81
Record Types………… 82
Data Structures in CC5 …………………………………………….. 84
Data Structure for Kanban Confirmations – conf51…………………….85
Data Structure for Kanban Control Cycles – pkhd5…………………….86
Data Structure for Kanban Container – pkps5……………………………87
Data Structure for Possible Container Status – pkst5 …………………88

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