Course announcements

  • If you are responsible for the software logistics at your organization – and perhaps for the SAP S/4HANA systems in the future – this course is for you.
  • During this training you will learn how to set up a transport- landscape matching your requirements. You will get acquainted with setting up, releasing, importing and exporting transport requests. Beyond concepts, we are placing a great amount of emphasis on the mode of operation and error handling within this course, additionally topics, like client copy and the implementation of SAP Support Packages including required Modification Adjustments (SPDD/SPAU) are handled. During the course you will use diverse operating systems and databases furthermore an AS ABAP SAP System as well as an SAP S/4HANA system. “

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

  • ADM100 System 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