Multiorg : ============= Use a single installation of any Oracle Applications product to support any number of organizations, even if those organizations

use different sets of books. BusinessGroup (HRMS=>Workstructure=>Organization=Description) Set of Books (GL=>Setup=>Financials=>Books=>Define) Legal Entity Operating Unit Inventory Organization Sub Inventory (Inventory=.Setup=>organizations=>SubInventori es) Stock Locations ors) Items Major Features =============== 1)Multiple Organizations in a Single Installation 2)Secure Access You can assign users to particular organizations. This ensures accurate transactions in the correct operating unit. 3)Multiple Organizations Reporting You can set up your Oracle Applications implementation to allow reporting across operating units by setting up the top reporting level. You can run your reports at the set of books level, legal entity level, or operating unit level Business Group: =============== The business group represents the highest level in the organization structure, such as the consolidated enterprise, a major division, or an operation company. The business group secures human resources information. For example, when you request a list of employees, you see all employees assigned to the business group of which your organization is a part. Set Of Books: ============ A financial reporting entity that uses a particular chart of accounts, functional currency, and accounting calendar. Oracle General Ledger secures transaction information (such as journal entries and balances) by set of books. When you use Oracle General Ledger, you choose a responsibility that specifies a set of books. You then see information for that set of books only. Legal Entity: ============= A legal company for which you prepare fiscal or tax reports. You assign tax identifiers and other legal entity information to this type of organization. Operating unit: =============== An organization that uses Oracle Cash Management, Order (Inventory=.Setup=>organizations=>Stock locati

. and Oracle Receivables. Master Scheduling/MRP. warehouses. Examples include (but are not limited to) manufacturing plants. and Purchasing receiving functions. or a department. Each user sees information only for their operating unit. Oracle Payables. Engineering. Bills of Material. Oracle Purchasing. Subinventory: ============= Which is another organization inside of the Inventory oganization will be used to define the locations under these location items will be placed. The following applications secure information by inventory organization: Oracle Inventory. a division. and sales offices. Capacity. distribution centers.Management and Shipping Execution. and/or an organization that manufactures or distributes products. Inventory Organization: ======================= An organization for which you track inventory transactions and balances. Work in Process. An operating unit is associated with a legal entity. It may be a sales office. Information is secured by operating unit for these applications.