Work Center

Work Center is an area that consists of one or more machines, people, subcontracted operations, or product lines and that has a certain available capacity. A work center represents an organizational unit that defines where an operation must be performed.

The Work Center dimension retrieves all work center information defined in Work Center.Open (PDS010) stored in the M3 BE table MPDWCT. Corresponding names of planning groups and department are retrieved from CSYTAB.

This dimension supports the use of Extensibility Dimension in the M3 Analytics model extension space. See the information about model extension in Infor M3 Analytics for M3 CloudSuites Administration Guide.

The attributes listed in the table are part of the custom subject area. M3 Analytics contains more attributes in the default subject area. For a complete list, see the mapping document in KB 2015457.

Hierarchy Custom subject area Attributes
Work Center

M3A Equipment

M3A Production

Company Number

Capacity Type, Capacity Type ID

Cost Center

Department, Department ID, Department Name, Department Description

Facility ID

Geographic Code X, Geographic Code Y, Geographic Code Z

Planning Area, Planning Area Code, Planning Area Name, Planning Area Description

Resource Type, Resource Type ID

Work Center, Work Center ID, Work Center Name

Drill map

This table shows the drill map for Work Center:

Name Drill From Column Drill To Column
M3A Work Center Department Planning Area
Planning Area Work Center