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  • Migrate a SAP system to another operating system, and/or another database system (heterogeneous migration).


  • Technology consultants wanting to migrate SAP Systems to another operating systems and/or database systems.



  • None


  • Technology Associate – System Administration with SAP NetWeaver 7.0
  • or comparable certification (based on a previous release)
  • or comparable practical experience.

Course based on software release

  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server 7.30


  • SAP - platforms and licensing
  • What does ""migration" mean"? Homogeneous and heterogeneous migration
  • Effects of a heterogeneous migration
  • SAP OS/DB migration Check
  • Requirements for a migration
  • Migration process (enrolment, migration project, approval, hardware procurement, remote access, ...)
  • Migration tools and their control files in detail (R3LOAD, JLOAD)
  • Migration tuning (how to save time)
  • Troubleshooting
  • Preparing a migration and migration follow-up
  • Other topics related to databases and SAP releases
  • Short discussion of MDS projects and UNICODE conversions


  • The imparted knowledge can be adopted from SAP R/3 4.6C till SAP NetWeaver 7.3 Systems.
  • Course material and the certificate examination are available in English only.
  • A database migration will be demonstrated during the course. No practical exercises are included. The migration of SAP systems generally requires additional system-specific knowledge that is not part of this course.

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