Ensuring operational readiness
These are your tasks as SAP Basis Administrator:
This is key to leveraging SAP's simplification plan. Since the release of SAP HANA, SAP has worked to simplify the system.
SAP Basis is the cornerstone of your SAP system and failures can lead to significant and annoying problems. For assistance in building and expanding SAP Basis, SAP Basis consultants can help. Certified SAP consultants enable tailored solutions for any business landscape.
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A BW system often plays a very central role in larger companies. Here the data from the various connected source systems are analysed and reported centrally. A previous customer of mine had a BW system, to which a total of over 20 other SAPP production systems were connected. With such a large and mostly living system landscape, it is normal that individual systems are dismantled from time to time. However, especially with large SAP landscapes, there are strict regulations regarding the permissions of technical RFC users. For this reason, the simple "right-click —> delete" of a source system in RSA1 will often not lead to the target, but rather to a failed permission check. With this blog post, I'll show you a workaround on how to clean a source system from a BW system using the RSAR_LOGICAL_SYSTEM_DELETE and RSAP_BIW_DISCONNECT function blocks.
SAP offers a huge toolbox of different technologies to support business processes. The usefulness of their use is essentially determined by the task and its technical requirements. We have gained a lot of valuable experience in the following technologies, which we would like to make available to you.
Some missing SAP basic functions in the standard are supplied by the PC application "Shortcut for SAP Systems".
With an 'X' in this three-digit switch value you can now explicitly specify at which position in the user name no wide spaces and control characters may occur.
The SAP NetWeaver (formerly SAP BC) platform, which is part of SAP Basis, ensures the integration of all these application components.