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  • Gain knowledge about SAP authorization concept.


  • Learn about the elements, strategies, and tools of the SAP authorization concept
  • Create and assign authorizations using the Role Administration / Profile Generator
  • Learn about the principle usage of the NetWeaver Identity Management and Central User Administration (CUA)


  • Program / Project Manager
  • System Architect
  • System Administrator




  • Basic or advanced courses in at least one application area

Course based on software release

  • ERP 6.0 with EHP7


  • Authorizations
    • Describing Authorization
  • Authorization Concepts for Compliant Identity Management
    • Designing Authorization for an AS ABAP-Based System
    • Implementing Authorization for an AS ABAP-Based System
  • Authorization Terminology
    • Defining the Authorization Elements and Terms
    • Checking Authorizations in ABAP Systems
  • User Maintenance
    • Maintaining User Data
  • Basic Role Maintenance
    • Defining a Role
    • Defining Authorizations in a Role
    • Defining Customizing Roles
    • Creating Composite Roles
    • Creating Reference and Derived Roles
    • Maintaining Roles for SAP NetWeaver Business Client
  • Advanced Role Maintenance
    • Applying the Special Functions of Authorization Maintenance
    • Defining Authorizations for a System User
  • Authorization Environment Configuration
    • Installing and Upgrading Role Maintenance
    • Configuring Role Maintenance
    • Defining System Settings
    • Analyzing Missing Authorizations
    • Transporting Authorizations
  • Integration of Authorization Systems into an Organization's Landscape
    • Creating Users with the Central User Administration (CUA)
    • Migrating the CUA into SAP NetWeaver Identity Management (ID Management)
    • Identifying Non-Standard Authorization Concepts in the SAP Business Suite
    • Integrating Authorization Assignments with Organizational Management
  • SAP Systems for Identity Management
    • Identifying Different User Sources
    • Describing SAP NetWeaver Identity Management (ID Management)
    • Planning SAP Governance, Risk, and Compliance (SAP GRC)
    • Describing Compliant Identity Management (CIM)


  • The concepts explained here are demonstrated using SAP ECC. For the most part, however, they can be applied to other components.
  • A fundamental knowledge of the SAP environment is essential for this course.

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