- The "SAP Certified Technology Consultant – SAP S/4HANA System Administration" certification exam validates that the candidate has the capability to assist his/her clients and employers manage and execute key technical administration and configuration tasks. Armed with an understanding of SAP system administration, the candidate can implement this knowledge practically in SAP projects. Furthermore, the "SAP Certified Technology Consultant - SAP S/4HANA System Administration" certification exam validates, that the candidate has the knowledge of installing SAP HANA 2.0 required by the profile of an SAP HANA 2.0 technology consultant.
- To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training.
- You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).
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.
Database Administration SAP HANA > 12%
Describe the architecture of an SAP system that uses SAP HANA as a database. Evaluate the prerequisites for an SAP HANA database installation. Monitor an SAP HANA database using SAP HANA Cockpit.
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Installing and Updating of SAP Systems > 12%
Describe the installation procedure of an SAP S/4HANA Server and SAP Solution Manager, execute post-installation activities as well as all required activities to update those newly installed SAP systems.
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Describing and Using Transport Management (Software Logistics) > 12%
Describe the methodology, concepts, and use of the tools in SAP software logistics.
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System Administration (AS ABAP; AS Java Basics; User Management Basics) > 12%
Determine how to configure and to administer an AS ABAP-based SAP system. Configure batch processing, RFC, printers, and maintain user master data. Manage spools and schedule background jobs. Describe basic administration activities for an AS Java-based SAP system. Describe user and authorization concepts for an AS ABAP-based SAP system.
SAP Fiori Fundamentals and Administration > 12%
Configure SAP Fiori for SAP S/4HANA.
SAP System Concepts < 8%
Describe SAP products, architecture and technologies.
Technology Components for HTTP-based Communication < 8%
Configure ICM and install and configure SAP Web Dispatcher.
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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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