SAP Solution Manager Overview
About This Topic
It is important to have a clear understanding of SAP Solution Manager in the overall context of anSAP solution implementation. This topic helps define the purpose and benefits of using SolutionManager.
As your project moves into the planning stage, project team members of need a high-level overviewof the SAP Solution Manager. Since the project will include multiple solutions consisting of potentially complex system landscapes, it is imperative to provide consistent and persistentdocumentation of the existing systems and the planned systems. Understanding the benefits of acentral repository is essential.
Define "SAP Solution Manager"
State the general purpose of SAP Solution Manager
Identify the multiple usage scenarios of SAP Solution Manager
List the benefits of using SAP Solution Manager
Solution Manager Definition
The SAP Solution Manager is the central application management platform that customers can runin their solution landscape to help them efficiently implement, operate, monitor, and support their SAP solutions.SAP Solution Manager is thus used for both Implementation and Operational Functions.The SAP Solution Manager provides tools, content, and a gateway to SAP that helps to:
Optimize the management of your SAP solution
Ensure reliability of your SAP solution
Ensure efficient operations
Ease implementation and upgrades
Continuously adapt and improve your solution
Customer's System Landscape
The SAP Solution Manager is a separate, complete Web Application Server installation that isconnected to all systems in your solution landscape. These various systems are called
.In this way, SAP Solution Manager acts as the central system of your solution landscape, allowing business processes to be implemented, tested, and even monitored in an integrated manner, thusavoiding duplication of effort and information and streamlining your activities.
Increasingly Complex Systems