Technical Blog Post
Flow clarification on the pricing of Price Books in Maximo for Service Providers (SP)
My name is Edgar Mengelberg and I have been working with the Maximo and TPAE product suite in various Support roles for over 15 years.
As the Service Providers' Maximo Industry Solutions is quiet unknown territory for a lot of you out there, let's have a brief high level overview of the fairly new functionality of Price Books (SP).
The Flow for Price Book pricing looks as follows:
Dates that are used in Price Books (SP) are as follows:
LABOR --> this is based on Start Date. (LABTRANS.STARTDATE)
MATERIAL -->this is based on Actual Date (MATUSETRANS.ACTUALDATE)
SERVICE --> this is based on Entered Date (SERVRECTRANS.ENTERDATE)
TOOL--> this is based on Entered Date (TOOLTRANS.ENTERDATE)
LABOR --> this is based on Required Date (WPLABOR.PLUSPREQUIREDDATE) or Report Date (WORKORDER.REPORTDATE) when Required Date is not found.
MATERIAL --> this is based on Report Date (WORKORDER.REPORTDATE)
SERVICE --> this is based on Report Date (WORKORDER.REPORTDATE)
TOOL --> this is based on Report Date (WORKORDER.REPORTDATE)
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