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INSTALLATION & SETUP OF R/3 SYSTEM

Installing Hardware Network connections to Systems Operating System Installation Database Installation Partition as per SAP Recommendation R/3 Installation & Setup

Requirements

Hardware
Certified

Software
Supported

Network
TCP/IP

Frontends

hardware Number of processors Memory Disk space High availability


Ensure

OS version OS patches C compiler make utilities Kernel configuration Additional software

configuration Hostname Network file system (NFS) Network information system (NIS)

the requirements in the installation checklist are met Consult hardware partners for sizing

Technically Correct Installation: Requirements


Oracle database Database version Database name Directory names Mirrored redo log files Disk layout

Oracle Directory Structure


Server site
sapdata1 ORACLE_HOME origlogA dbs bin network/admin mirrlogA saparch sapcheck origlogB mirrlogB sapbackup sapreorg ... SAPDATA_HOME sapdata<n>

Client site
ORACLE_HOME network/admin

saptrace

Unix environment variables: <sid>adm ORA_NLS: $ORACLE_HOME/ocommon/NLS_723/admin/data ORA_NLS32: $ORACLE_HOME/ocommon/NLS_733/admin/data ORA_NLS33: $ORACLE_HOME/ocommon/NLS_805/admin/data ora<sid> (ORA_NLS and ORA_NLS32 see above) ORA_NLS33: $ORACLE_HOME/ocommon/nls/admin/data

R/3 Directory Structure


usr

Global directories
trans SYS exe run dbg profile opt global

sap
<SID>

Instance directories
tmp put <Instance_name> work data log

<sapmnt> <SID> exe profile global

= Symbolic link

Post Installation Steps


Configuring Transport Management Systems Importing Required Profiles To use your SAP software legally and in accordance

with the contractual stipulations, SAP Systems can only be operated with a license key (license key) granted by SAP.