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Welcome to the SCM Core Integration (CIF) page.


The purpose of this page is to explain the Core Interface (CIF) functionality, basic functions, related transactions, notes and documents, as well as BAPI resources and explanations.


CIF is the standard interface between ERP (R/3 or ECC) and SCM APO, used to transfer Master Data and Transactional Data.While Master Data transfer is unidirectional, transaction data is bi-directional.

Disclaimer: Content Accuracy is assured as much as possible. Discretion advised.

For interaction with SAP Support, please, check KBA below:

SAP KBA 2227281 - How to create the perfect incident for SCM-APO-INT and SCM-BAS-INT