Goals

  • Developing a suitable SAP system landscape with a client concept
  • Explaining the methodology, concepts, and tools in SAP software logistics
  • Managing and transporting Customizing and Workbench transport requests
  • Managing clients
  • Using the SAP Note Assistant, applying SAP Support Packages, and explaining what happens during an SAP system update and upgrade

Audience

  • System Administrator
  • Technology Consultant

Prerequisites

Essential

  • ADM100System Administration I for SAP S/4HANA and SAP Business Suite

Recommended

  • Experience with the Transport Management System (TMS)

Course based on software release

  • SAP NetWeaver 7.5
  • SAP S/4HANA 1610
  • SAP Solution Manager 7.2

Content

  • Introduction to SAP Software Logistics
    • SAP System Landscape
    • Client Concept
    • System Change Options and Client Change Options
  • Setting Up an SAP System Landscape
    • Setting Up the Transport Management System (TMS)
    • Extended Transport Control
  • Creating and Exporting Transport Requests
    • Customizing and Customizing Projects
    • Transport Requests for Customizing
    • Customizing Procedure
    • Transport Requests for Development
    • Customer Development
    • Modifying SAP Objects
  • Importing Transport Requests
    • The Transport Process
    • Imports Using TMS
    • QA Approval Procedure and Transport Proposals
    • Import Process
    • Monitoring Tools
    • Cleaning up the Transport Directory
  • SAP Note Assistant, SAP Support Packages, SAP Enhancement Packages and SAP System Upgrades
    • SAP Note Assistant
    • SAP Support Packages
    • SAP Enhancement Packages and SAP System Upgrade
  • Client Tools
    • Client Copy and Client Transport Tools
    • Client Compare and Client Maintenance Tools
  • Enhanced Change and Transport System (CTS+)
    • Enhanced CTS – The Basic Idea
    • Configuration of the Change and Transport System for the enhanced CTS
    • Transport of Non-ABAP Objects
  • Appendix: Change Request Management with SAP Solution Manager
    • Introduction to Change Control Management
    • Excursus: Application Lifecycle Management with SAP Solution Manager
    • Introduction to Change Request Management