March 21, 2017

SAP Support Maintenance

SAP Support Maintenance

SAP Support Maintenance

SAP Support Maintenance

SAP Support Maintenance Planner and Maintenance Optimizer

Maintenance Planner enables:

  • Easy and efficient planning of all changes in your SAP system landscape
  • Offers integrated processes for SAP Fiori apps, SAP S/4HANA, and SAP BW/4HANA
  • Handling of all critical aspects of landscape maintenance in one tool.

SAP Support Maintenance Planner is compatible and mandatory for all updates’, upgrades’, and system conversions’ calculation done with all Solution Manager versions available. It is the successor of the Maintenance Optimizer, LMDB product system editor and verification in SAP Solution Manager 7.2.
The Maintenance Planner consolidates critical tasks such as defining product maintenance dependencies, generating stack configuration files, and selecting archives fro download.

Downloading all corrective software packages of SAP NetWeaver 7.0 and SAP Business Suite 2005 (and beyond) has been made easier. SAP Support Maintenance You can do this directly using SAP Download Manager.

The stack XML created by the maintenance planner can be consumed by Software Update Manager (SUM) to update an existing system, or by Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM) for new installations.

SAP Support Maintenance SAP Solution Manager’s

SAP Support Maintenance with SAP Solution Manager’s cloud-based Maintenance Planner is the successor of Maintenance Optimizer, Landscape Planner and Product System Editor. Maintenance planner helps you plan and maintain systems in your landscape.
You can plan complex activities like installing a new system or updating existing systems. All changes can be scheduled to be deployed at a convenient time, to minimize downtime.
It simplifies the maintenance process by consolidating critical tasks such as definition of product maintenance dependencies, implementing changes by generating stack configuration, downloading archives, and so on, in one tool.

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SAP Support Maintenance With Maintenance Planner you can:

  • SAP Support Maintenance Explore all the systems and system tracks in your landscape.
  • Plan a new system installation.
  • Plan update or upgrade activities for an existing system.
  • Group systems into tracks and perform collective maintenance.
  • Analyze dependent systems impacted by your change.
  • Identify and evaluate changes to the landscape.
  • Plan a new SAP S/4HANA system or convert an existing SAP ERP system to SAP S/4HANA.

SAP Support Maintenance Working with Systems

o Install an SAP NetWeaver system
o Install an SAP SCM system
o Install an SAP SRM system
o Install an SAP CRM system
o Install an SAP SOLUTION MANAGER system
o Install an SAP ERP system

SAP Support Maintenance Note: The following installation scenario is not supported on Maintenance Planner:
o EHP4 FOR SAP ERP 6/0/NW701
o EHP3 FOR SAP ERP 6/0/NW701
o Install an SAP SFINANCIALS system
o Install an SAP BW/4HANA system

SAP Support Maintenance In case of Process Orchestration system
Choose the following product instances over the NetWeaver installation:
o Adapter Engine (Java EE)
o Advanced Adapter Engine Extnd
o Application Server Java
o BPM and Event Management
o Composition Platform