Goals

  • Explain the Architecture of SAP NetWeaver Application Server
  • Describe the Procedure of a System Logon (AS ABAP)
  • Learn about the SAP system Configuration
  • Describe the Architecture of Database Systems
  • Explain the User Administration Fundamentals
  • Explain the Monitoring Architecture and the troubleshooting

Audience

  • System Administrator
  • System Architect
  • Technology Consultant

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SAPTECSAP NetWeaver Application Server – Fundamentals
  • Basic knowledge of operating systems and database”

Recommended

  • none

Course based on software release

  • AS ABAP 7.51

Content

  • Fundamentals
    • Basic Architecture of SAP NetWeaver AS
    • Process of a System Logon (AS ABAP)
    • Configuring SAP Logon
    • Logon Groups in AS ABAP
    • Appendix – Analysis Transactions
  • Starting and Stopping
    • System Start Process
    • Tools for Starting and Stopping SAP Systems
    • System Start: AS ABAP Logs
  • Introduction to System Configuration
    • How the System Evaluates Its Parameters
    • How Profile Parameters Are Set
    • Setting Up Operation Modes
    • Working with Tasklists
  • Working with the Database
    • Architecture of Database Systems
    • Central Database Administration with the DBA Cockpit
    • Outlook: Monitoring the Database
    • Appendix: Fundamentals of SAP Data Archiving
  • User Administration
    • User Administration Concept
    • Authorization Concept
    • Login Parameters and User Info
    • Appendix: Advanced User Administration Topics
  • RFC Connections
    • Fundamentals and Variants for Using RFC
    • Setting Up RFC Connections
  • Software Maintenance
    • SAP Notes and SAP Support Packages
    • Preparation for Software Maintenance
    • Support Package Manager (SPAM) and Software Update Manager (SUM)
    • Importing SAP Support Packages
    • SAP Enhancement Packages
  • Output Management
    • Configuring Printers in AS ABAP
    • The Concept of Logical Spool Servers
    • Managing Spool Requests
    • Printing Assistant for Landscapes
  • Background Processing
    • Fundamentals of Background Processing
    • Time-Based Job Scheduling
    • Event-Based Job Scheduling
    • Background Processing: Other Topics
    • Appendix: Job Management
  • System Monitoring and Troubleshooting
    • Monitoring Architecture
    • SAP Solution Manager Monitoring – Introduction
    • Traces and Logs
    • Troubleshooting Procedures