- The "SAP Certified Application Associate - Managed Gateway for Spend&Network" certification exam verifies that the candidate has the fundamental and core knowledge in the area of integrating SAP Ariba applications with each other and with other systems required for the consultant profile. This certificate proves that the candidate has an overall understanding and can implement the knowledge practically in projects to contribute to the success of the planning and implementation phases in a mentored role. Previous project experience is not necessarily a prerequisite to pass this exam. Please note that this version of the exam takes part in the Stay Current with SAP Global Certification program. Once you pass this version of the exam, make sure that you participate in the subsequent stay current process. You will be required to take the bi-annual Stay Current Assessment for all subsequent SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway solution releases via the SAP Learning Hub to maintain your SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway application associate certification status and badge. In order to participate in the Stay Current program and access the Stay Current enablement and assessment, you will need at minimum an SAP Learning Hub, edition for procurement and networks subscription.
Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.
Ariba Network Integration IDOC flows and proxy flows > 12%
SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway Configuration (enablement; access & project creation) > 12%
CI to SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway Migration 8% - 12%
SAP Ariba Procurement integration Configuration 8% - 12%
SAP Ariba Strategic Sourcing integration Configuration 8% - 12%
Master data 8% - 12%
SAP Ariba AddOn Simplified Configuration (SPRO) 8% - 12%
Supplier Lifecycle Performance < 8%
Custom Mapping Tool & Content Based Routing < 8%
SAP Cloud Connector < 8%
SAP Ariba Cloud Integration overview < 8%
All SAP consultant certifications are available as Cloud Certifications in the Certification Hub and can be booked with product code CER006. With CER006 – SAP Certification in the Cloud, you can take up to six exams attempts of your choice in one year – from wherever and whenever it suits you! Test dates can be chosen and booked individually.
Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as "Topic Areas" and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.
Certification exams might contain unscored items that are being tested for upcoming releases of the exam. These unscored items are randomly distributed across the certification topics and are not counted towards the final score. The total number of items of an examination as advertised in the Training Shop is never exceeded when unscored items are used.
Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.
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