3) The following describes BP roles:
a) The BP role is assigned to the business partner based on the business process.
b) Configuration of screens and fields can be done per BP role.
c) Authorization checks can be setup per BP role.
d) One business partner can have one or more roles.
e) None of the above.
The answer is E. The BP role is assigned to the business partner based on the business process (For example: Prospect).
A BP created in prospect role can be extended to a sold-to role when a prospect becomes a customer by ordering a product or service. The BP ID is going to remain the same even after extending to the BP role from prospect to customer.
This was first published in May 2006