Get a sneak peek of Paul Ovigele’s Controlling 2014 session - Is SAP Material Ledger right for your company? Many companies are weighing the costs and benefits of implementing SAP Material Ledger.
Material Ledger is SAP’s solution to performing actual costing. It is supposed to contain the benefits (without inheriting the disadvantages) of the two traditional methods of inventory valuation - Standard Costing and Moving Average Costing. Before you can understand the functionality of Material Ledger, it is always good to start with some of the characteristics of these two traditional approaches.