Initial Provisioning (IP) recommends the spare parts that the PTC client should sell to their customer for the customer to support a new asset or set of assets. This includes the workflow and calculation supporting the spares list purchase negotiation and the planning for the resulting demand on the PTC client's spares network.
Develops an initial provisioning forecast based on multiple inputs including product bill-of-materials (BOM), install sites, site coverage, confidence level, product rollout schedule and causal values
Enables a collaborative workflow to arrive at a consensus forecast
Increases client asset uptime due to more accurate seed stock projections
Facilitates budgetary planning for product rollouts
Supports scenario management