Course announcements

  • This course provides you with fundamental knowledge on how to ensure a smooth operation of SAP systems running on Application Server ABAP (AS ABAP). AS ABAP is the technological foundation of SAP Business Suite as well as SAP S/4HANA systems. In this five-day training, you will learn how to perform various administrative tasks to keep the SAP system running. You will learn the theoretical administration concepts within AS ABAP and work practically in an SAP system and on the operating system level.

Course information

  • AS ABAP Fundamentals Configuring and working with SAP Logon
    • Using logon groups in AS ABAP
  • Starting and Stopping SAP Systems Description of system start process
    • Tools for starting and stopping SAP systems
  • Technical System Configuration
    • How Profile Parameters Are Set and Evaluated / Setting and evaluating profile parameters Setting up and working with operation modes Working with task lists Basic database administration
    • Architecture of database systems
    • Central database administration with DBA Cockpit
  • Fundamentals of User Administration
    • Understanding the user administration concept
    • Understanding the ABAP authorization concept
  • RFC Communication
    • Setting up RFC connections
  • Software Maintenance
    • Implementing SAP Notes and SAP Support Packages Preparing a software maintenance process
    • Working with Support Package Manager (SPAM) and Software Update Manager (SUM)
  • Output Management
    • Configuring printers in AS ABAP Understanding the concept of logical spool servers
    • Working with Printing Assistant for Landscapes (PAL)
  • Background Processing
    • Fundamentals of background processing
    • Scheduling background jobs in AS ABAP
  • System Monitoring and Troubleshooting
    • Monitoring architecture in AS ABAP
    • Monitoring with SAP Solution Manager
  • After this course you will be able to:
  • perform system configuration tasks
  • describe the architecture of database systems
  • explain fundamental user administration concepts
  • create RFC destinations
  • implement SAP notes and SAP Support Packages
  • configure printers in SAP systems
  • schedule and monitor background jobs
  • System Administrator
  • System Architect
  • Technology Consultant


  • * SAPTEC * Basic knowledge of operating systems and database


  • * None
  • SAP S/4HANA 1909
  • ABAP Platform 1909
  • AS ABAP 7.54

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