Update to NetWeaver EhP1

SAP NetWeaver 7.01

Roland Kramer, Solution Principal SBO Explorer, SAP EMEA August 2009

Facing the challenge
Customers want Stability AND Innovation

• Easy introduction of new processes • Fast, tailored support of processes, when required • Support new user groups

The answer: SAP enhancement packages
Business Driven Enhancements by CHOICE:
•Flexibility to implement new and enhanced processes and scenarios •Switch framework provides flexibility to choose what functionality to use

• Stay compliant • Support core processes • Use a stable technology platform • Be on a sufficient maintenance schedule
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NetWeaver EhP1 Landing Page on SDN

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So what in there for me?
NetWeaver EhP1 as THE foundation for all new BI Solutions
 The

first shown integration Improvements between SAP and BusinessObjects Products are realized with the release of NetWeaver EhP1 and further EhP1 is the prerequisite for the following SAP BI Solutions:  BPC based on NetWeaver 7.0 EhP1 SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise  Inverse Formulas, contribution of percentage Values and Cell locking for BI-IP from EhP2 Xcelsius  SAP BusinessObjects Explorer Version 1.0 and 2.0 Native access of SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius via BICS without BusinessObjects Enterprise Platform XI 3.1  Better Support for WebI via Universes  Improved MDX Interface  Direct Access to BW 7.01 via SAP BusinessObjects Data Federator
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 NetWeaver

BI Consumer Services SAP BEx/Pioneer Queries and Views

Improved/enhanced CTC templates for connectivity/initialization with BW (Note 1178800)

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Accelerated Upgrade to NetWeaver BW
Your access to the SAP Business Objects World

Lower your TCO and time efforts by Managing your Upgrade with innovative tools
Complete Business Suite 7 connectivity (with EhP1):
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2. CTC for BW-Java
automatic connection between Abap and Java (Note 983156)
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abap - java connection (available) for connection BW-IP, EP, ESS/MSS, etc. abap - abap (with EhP1) for backend connection e.g. ERP, CRM, BW, PI, etc. java - java (upcoming) for frontend connection e.g. FPM, etc. Note 1178800

1. ASU toolbox (incl. BW Content)
one single truth for all pre/post Upgrade Steps (Note 1000009)

Use the predefined content for:
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upgrade to NetWeaver 7.x BW upgrade to ERP 6.0 EhPx (upcoming) upgrade to any SAP Product based on the NetWeaver 7.x Platform (upcoming) create/modify own content (XML based)

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Separation of Abap and Java Stack with EhP1 © SAP 2009 / Page 6 .

Example: How MCOD Could Be Used To Compensate Dual Stack Systems © SAP 2009 / Page 7 .

.Business Suite Foundation A new component delivered with NetWeaver EhP1 Business Suite Foundation (SAP_BS_FND)  Owned by Suite: Addon:  Follows Business Suite Core Applications regarding timelines.. software stack..  NetWeaver  Independent of NW release planning ERP CRM … Industries SAP_BS_FND NetWeaver © SAP 2008 / Page 8 8 © SAP 2009 / Page .

01 NW EhP1 NW 7.0 SAP Ehpi NW 7.1 Enhancement Package Installer (SAP Ehpi) NW 7.11 NW EhP1 JSPM NW 7. different Options Enhancement Package Installation NW 7.01 NW EhP1 NW 7.MOPZ NW 7.01 NW EhP1 © SAP 2009 / Page 9 .0 Solution Manager .Implementation Scenarios for EhP1 Different Target Groups.

JSPM is enabled for extended SAP enhancement package stack definition . Enhancement of installation tools: .SAINT gets automatic selection according to the stack definition . Enhancement of Solution Manager .SAINT is able to update server components .0 / Christian Oehler .Maintenance Optimizer calculates the correct software component versions and support package stack you need to install depending on chosen Technical Usage .In addition Maintenance Optimizer provides a definition file.JSPM installs selected packages as a bundle © SAP 2008 / Page 10 10 © SAP 2009 / Page / EHP Technology Facts 3.Simplified Installation: Enhanced SAP lifecycle tools 2 1. which can be read by the installation tools in order to create a valid import queue 2.

Maintenance Optimizer .Solution Manager (Maintenance Optimizer) & Managed Systems Generated via Maintenance Optimizer Managed Systems Stack.XML ABAP SPAM Java Only with SP14 JSPM ABAP MOPZ Java SLD OS-Tools + Kernel OS-Tools + Kernel ABAP Solution Manager System: .0 / Christian Oehler Java Only with SP14 SPAM OS-Tools + Kernel JSPM OS-Tools + Kernel .Business Blueprint & system landscape data maintained (SOLAR01 & SMSY) © SAP 2008 / Page 11 11 © SAP 2009 / Page / EHP Technology Facts 3.

SAP enhancement package “Switch” Installer (ABAP) 2 New Installation Tool SAP enhancement package Installer: Use the best out of two worlds! RELIABLE • Mature. not like upgrade © SAP 2008 / Page 12 12 © SAP 2009 / Page / EHP Technology Facts 3. smart tool • Easily add Support Packages . stable and optimized Switch Upgrade Technology • Look & feel like applying Support packages.0 / Christian Oehler MINIMIZED DOWNTIME • Shortest possible system outage for enhancement package installation • Simplified process.

sdn.0 Installed Release SAP NetWeaver 7.0 n/a Support Package Stack 0 Support Package Stack 1 Support Package‐Stack 2 Support Package‐Stack 3 n/a Support Package‐Stack 4 Support Package Stack 5 (21th  8th of Sep) Support Package Stack 6 Enhancements are described in the SDN article https://www.Note 1248905 .0 Support Package Stack 15/BI Patch 17 Support Package Stack 16/BI Patch 18 n/a Support Package‐Stack 17/BI Patch 19 Support Package‐Stack 18/BI Patch 20 Support Package Stack 19/BI Patch 21 n/a Support Package Stack 20/BI Patch 22 Support Package Stack 21/BI Patch 23 Target Release SAP EHP1 for NetWeaver 7.com/irj/sdn/nw‐70ehp1 © SAP 2009 / Page 13 .SP Equivalence for update/upgrade to EHP 1 for SAP NW 7.sap.

01 NUC/UC (currently Patch 51)  Latest SPAM/SAINT Update 700/0035 (at this time)  SAP MMC Update on Windows OS (available from the Kernel 7.Prerequisites I  Release all SAP related objects (please note that you need an access key for activation. Stack 5 released 8th of September)  ERP EHP4 DVD including SEM604.BI_CONT 7. if NOT is use prior to NetWeaver 7.04 K-704DHINBICONT 1415818AD7 Note 1256600 .0 EHP4  Note 1254946 .01 as Install  see Note 1171147  SAP Kernel 7. this is new since there are Maintenance Keys necessary)  NetWeaver EhP1 including SP-Stack (currently Stack 4. FINBASIS 604 (not selected during EhP upgrade.Using transaction SAINT to install SAP ERP 6.04: Information about installation and upgrade  SAP BC 7.01 DVD)  Note 1142832 .Installation Enhancement Package 1 for NetWeaver 700  Passwords  PI_BASIS 701     SAPK-701DHINPIBASIS 3DD62AEC78 SAP_ABA 701 SAPK-701DHINSAPABA 3DC721976A SAP_BASIS 701 SAPK-701DHINSAPBASIS 3EC433FE19 SAP_BW 701 SAPK-701DHINSAPBW 3ED240976A Please Note that there is an important attachment with the Note supplied   Note 1172899 .0  stay as “dormant coding”)  SAP Business Suite Foundation (SAP_BS_FND) 7.BI_CONT 704:Information on Add-On Support Packages  Provide enough space in TS PSAP<SID> and PSAP<SID>700 (2GB per Table Space) © SAP 2009 / Page 14 .

19/BI 21 please consider Note 1245473 .00 If your target Release is lower than Stack 3 please implement Note 1142832 .g. Info.Note Assistant: Important notes Note 1326576 .Fiscal Years in non-Gregorian Calendars If your start Release is lower than Stack 18/BI Patch 20 please implement Note 1256384 .SAINT: ERP Enhancement Package 4 components on NW EhP1 (7. e.SAP NetWeaver Systems Containing SAP ERP Software Components If your start Release is lower than Stack 16/BI Patch 18 please implement Note 1158660 . .SAP Enhancement Package Installer 7.Installation Enhancement Package 1 for NetWeaver 700  include the attachment of the Note Note 1365670 .Prerequisites II Corrections for start/target Release   Please Note: before implementing any Notes.Add.01)  check attachment of the Note for additional SEM Add-On Update if necessary       © SAP 2009 / Page 15 .View/structure not active: Key field of type string If your start Release is higher than Stack 18/BI Patch 20. make sure that Transaction SNOTE is updated with main Note 875986 .Termination in upgrade/EHP update: CREATE_DATA_UNKNOWN_TYPE If your start Release is Stack 17/BI Patch 19 or higher please implement Note 1052359 .

01 component mandatory for ALL NetWeaver 7.Necessary components for NetWeaver EhP1 If SEM is installed. additional components from ERP needed SAP_BS_FND 7.0 based Systems © SAP 2009 / Page 16 .

com/patches Start of SAPehpi STARTUP „JCE_POLICY_ZIP = <jce policy zip file>" © SAP 2009 / Page 17 .Introduction of the new SAPehpi (SAP Enhanchement Package Installer) Find all Information at: http://service.sap.sap.com/ehp-inst New Security Concept used: See Notes 1240081 and 1238121 Download the SAPehpi from http://service.

Put the components/patches to the EPS inbox SAP BC 7.04 can also applied without EhP1 All Packages/Patches will be found automatically in the EPS inbox Create your XML Files for ABAP and JAVA © SAP 2009 / Page 18 .

Like in a technical Upgrade you need acces to client 000 and OS level © SAP 2009 / Page 19 .

In the Configuration Phase choose the right Strategy  High ressource use (archiving off) © SAP 2009 / Page 20 .

Add the XML stackfile during Installation (please keep only one file active) © SAP 2009 / Page 21 .

Check the Password from the Note 1142832  2454912 © SAP 2009 / Page 22 .

Decision about Add-On‘s  done automatically if all is in EPS inbox © SAP 2009 / Page 23 .

if Pre requisites I and II are fulfilled © SAP 2009 / Page 24 .Checks are done without any Problems.

the downtime strategy © SAP 2009 / Page 25 .In the Preprocessing Phase the Environment will be locked acc.

no intervention necessary © SAP 2009 / Page 26 .Shadow Instance will be choosed automatically.

Start of Phase Preprocessing  start of Downtime © SAP 2009 / Page 27 .

Start of Downtime  System switch is initialized © SAP 2009 / Page 28 .

End of Phase Downtime  Application Servers can be started again © SAP 2009 / Page 29 .

Phase Postprocessing  consider the start of BTCTRNS2 and SGEN © SAP 2009 / Page 30 .

Send the result to SAP for evaluation .runtime © SAP 2009 / Page 31 .

End of Phase Finalization © SAP 2009 / Page 32 .

Detailed SAP Ehpi (Abap) Log available runtime © SAP 2009 / Page 33 .

01/0034-35 (might not detected by the SAPehpi update) © SAP 2009 / Page 34 .Reapply SPAM/SAINT update 7.

04 (might not detected by the SAPehpi update) © SAP 2009 / Page 35 .Apply the latest Patches for BC 7.

J2EE specifics (Java Instance) © SAP 2009 / Page 36 .

Update JSPM to the latest Version (Option Enhanchement Package Stack) © SAP 2009 / Page 37 .

if updates are available (check for more than on file with same name) © SAP 2009 / Page 38 .Validate the files.

01) a Stack XML from SMP is required (only one) © SAP 2009 / Page 39 .Update from any Version 7.0 to EhP 1 (7.

Detailed JSPM (Java) Log available .runtime © SAP 2009 / Page 40 .

Update the SLD Content Note 669669 .Updating the SAP Component Repository in the SLD © SAP 2009 / Page 41 .

Run the CTC for BI-Java (optional) © SAP 2009 / Page 42 .

If this occurs  run RZ70 beforehand to transfer the Abap Values to the new SLD © SAP 2009 / Page 44 .

Check the Result with the connection tests in the Portal © SAP 2009 / Page 45 .

Check the Result with the Diagnostic & Support Desktop Tool – Note 937697 © SAP 2009 / Page 46 .

New Connection Templates available Note 1178800 .Collective Note .Business Suite Connectivity Templates © SAP 2009 / Page 47 .

Example BI to (any) Abap Source System based on 7.01  Business Suite 7 © SAP 2009 / Page 48 .

CTC Template finished successfully © SAP 2009 / Page 49 .

10+d testing.Typical Installation Project Plan for EhP1 duration 3-4 weeks for a 3-System Landscape Upgrade Tasks EhP1 Planning EhP1 Install Development 1d 1d + 1w Test 1d + 1w Test Ongoing (several weeks) 1d Start after first comp. 5+d SBO Explorer Implementation © SAP 2009 / Page 50 . Stack (2d/Sys) 2w Steps/Milestones EhP1 Install Test Additional testing EhP1 Install Production Setup of BOe/Explorer/BWA BU Requirements/BWA BWA Ordering/Delivering Legend: Duration Milestone today 3 weeks 5 weeks Time in total: 3d Installation/Upgrade. 6d BOe/Explorer.

com/irj/sdn/nw-70ehp1 SAP Enhancement Package Installer (SAPehpi) for SAP NetWeaver 7.sdn.com/irj/sdn/nw-bi?rid=/webcontent/uuid/b039ebc5-304f-2b10-499e-97dabda45e48 SAP Enhancement Package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.Upgrade to SAP NetWeaver BI 7.sap.sdn.0 with new innovative Tools https://www.com/irj/sdn/bia#section12 "SAP Safeguarding Services" for Implementation and Upgrade http://service.0 https://www.sap.sap.Useful Resources on SDN and SMP  TechEd 2008 Berlin .sdn.0 https://www.sdn.sdn.com/irj/scn/elearn?rid=/library/uuid/50b0defc-131b-2c10-83a1-99631e1c231c       © SAP 2009 / Page 51 .sap.com/SAFEGUARDING How to Configure SAP BusinessObjects Explorer on Top of SAP NetWeaver BW Accelerator https://www.sap.sdn.com/irj/sdn/ehp-inst Services for SAP NetWeaver BW Accelerator ( free of charge with enterprise support) https://www.com/irj/scn/go/portal/prtroot/docs/library/uuid/80a866bf-d18b-2b10-3b89-a0509e7e7f62 Lower your TCO and Time Efforts by Managing your Upgrade with Innovative Tools https://www.sap.sap.

x0 (capabilities extending the foundation)  Increasing flexibility through composition Continuous Innovation 4 Non-SAP EhP  One active repository for co-innovation and governance 5 EhP 6 EhP EhP CRM SRM EhP EhP SCM PLM ERP SAP Business Suite  Deploying business innovation without disruption SAP NetWeaver 7.0 / Christian Oehler .0x (foundation for the SAP Business Suite) EhP EhP EhP 1 2 3 © SAP 2008 / Page 52 52 © SAP 2009 / Page / EHP Technology Facts 3.Outlook – EhP Strategy Accelerated Innovation Composite Applications SAP NetWeaver 7.

de/explorer Roland Kramer © SAP 2009 / Page 53 .sap.Thank you! Solution Principal SBO Explorer SAP EMEA Mobil +41 (79) 215 8418 roland.com http://www.kramer@sap.

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