Course announcements

  • Designed for application consultants and system administrators responsible for Mobile Device Management (MDM) and need to learn how to install, configure and manage SAP Afaria 7.0 SP03 components, databases, Afaria servers and Relay Servers. This course will also prepare you to perform system monitoring, device enrollment, Device Configuration Policy, as well as the creation and management of fundamental and advanced Session Policies, Session Manager Channels and Events, device application deployment, and custom Data Views and Alerts. You will understand how to run and manage Device Activity Control and TEM Reporting, and apply key maintenance and troubleshooting techniques to insure that your SAP Afaria 7.0 environment runs smoothly

Goals

  • Install SAP Afaria 7.0 SP03 Components and Server
  • Install and Configure the Relay Server
  • SAP Afaria Server Configuration
  • Support for Android and iOS Devices
  • Create and Configure Device Groups and Policies
  • Enroll Devices
  • Create Device Configuration Policies
  • Create and Manage Session Policies, Session Manager Channels, and Events
  • Create Advanced Session Policies
  • Deploy Device Applications
  • Create Custom Data Views and Alerts
  • Run and manage Device Activity Control and TEM Reporting
  • Perform Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • System Administrator

Prerequisites

Essential

  • MOB01
  • SMP140
  • Familiarity with mobility concepts
  • Familiarity with handheld devices and emulators

Recommended

  • Knowledge of Windows administration concepts such as services, user and group accounts and domains
  • Basic MDM knowledge

Course based on software release

  • SAP Afaria 7.0 SP03

Content

  • Introduction to SAP Afaria System Administration
    • Defining the Role of SAP Afaria in Mobile Device Management (MDM)
    • Outlining the Architecture of SAP Afaria
    • Identifying the Administrative Components of SAP Afaria
  • SAP Afaria 7.1 Installation
    • Creating the SAP Afaria Database
    • Installing the SAP Afaria Server
    • Installing SAP Afaria Administrator and API Service
    • Installing the Package Server
    • Installing the Enrollment Server
    • Upgrading from Afaria 6.6 to 7.1
  • Relay Server Installation and Configuration
    • Installing the Relay Server
    • Configuring Relay Server Farms
  • Android and iOS Device Support
    • Configuring SAP Afaria for iOS Device Support
    • Setting Up Apple Push Notification Service (APNS)
    • Configuring SAP Afaria for Android Device Support
    • Setting Up the Microsoft Certificate Authority (CA) Server
  • SAP Afaria Server Configuration
    • Identifying the Functions of Afaria Server Configuration
    • Configuring Communication
    • Configuring the SAP Afaria Server
    • Configuring Component Properties
    • Defining Roles
    • Creating and Configuring Tenants
  • Device Groups and Policies
    • Creating Device Groups
    • Creating Device Policies
    • Linking Device Policies to Groups
  • Device Enrollment
    • Outlining the Device Enrollment Process
    • Enrolling Devices Using Enrollment Codes
    • Setting Up Device Enrollment Policies
    • Enrolling Devices Using the Self-Service Portal
  • Device Configuration Policies
    • Configuring and Deploying Device Configuration Policies
  • Session Policies, Session Manager Channels, and Events
    • Outlining the functions of Session Policies, Channels, and Events
    • Creating Session Manager Channels and Adding Events
    • Implementing Channel Sets and Events
  • Advanced Session Policies
    • Outlining Advanced Events
    • Employing Event Variables
    • Employing Scripts in Worklists
    • Optimizing Session Manager Channels and Worklists
  • Device Application Deployment
    • Deploying Applications to Android and iOS
    • Creating Application Policies
    • Creating Enterprise Application Stores
    • Installing and Configuring SAP Mobile Documents for iPad
  • Custom Data Views and Alerts
    • Creating Custom Data Views
    • Defining Alerts
  • Device Activity Control and TEM Reporting
    • Configuring Device Activity Collection
    • Employing Telco Expense Management (TEM) Reporting
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting
    • Performing Maintenance Tasks Within the SAP Afaria System
    • Troubleshooting Issues Within the SAP Afaria System