Technological basis for SAP Fiori (SAP Gateway)
In the area of SAP Basis it is necessary to make temporary changes in the security settings of the clients and systems in the course of system updates. You can use the system changeability variable to specify whether changeability of cross-client data, such as programs or menus, as well as client-independent customizing is allowed.
What makes using Avantra so interesting is the elimination of manual effort. This frees up SAP technology teams to build new skills.
This definition was last updated in June 2014
This possibility is particularly advantageous when it is a new topic and there is not yet a lot of know-how in the company. Instead of buying an expensive coach to teach employees the basics of a new topic, this means that the knowledge can be made available more cheaply and in a longer term, for example, through an online course.
SAP Basis or system administrators work with SAP Basis in a company. They are responsible for the correct installation, configuration and maintenance of the SAP application servers and applications, and in some companies also for the operating system and the SAP database if no administrators are available. Using SAP's own programming language ABAP, developers and programmers design SAP applications that run on the ABAP stack of the SAP NetWeaver Application Server as the only publicly accessible ABAP runtime environment. In some cases, the boundaries between ABAP developers and SAP Basis administrators are permeable, and each of the two groups of specialists has a basic knowledge of the other. As a rule, however, the competencies remain separate.
Some missing SAP basic functions in the standard are supplied by the PC application "Shortcut for SAP Systems".
On a technical level, HANA base administration is simpler than administering previous generations of SAP software, but it requires deeper analysis and strategic insight to modernize your landscape and align your IT and business goals.
The SAP Basis team takes care of the entire administration of an SAP system.