On a Path to S/4HANA? Data Volume Management Through Archiving is an Essential Step to Success

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  1. Improve Your System Performance by Archiving Data in BW: Part 1

    Archiving BW data reduces its volume, resulting in faster loads and queries. This first article of a three-part series explains the entire process to archive ODS or InfoCube data step by step. Key Concept Archiving is available with BW Release 3.0B and above. You can archive from InfoCubes and ODS tables, but currently you cannot…...…
  2. Ask the SAP Financials Expert: How Do I Retrieve and Display Archived CO-PA Line Items?

    Standard SAP archiving methods do not allow you to retrieve specific Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) line items. However, you can gain access to them via two methods: using the SAP Archiving Information System or ABAP code. Each has limitations you should know about. Key Concept   Dear SAP Financials Expert, Our Profitability Analysis (CO-PA) database is…...…
  3. Understand the Archiving Capabilities and the Standard Archival Objects of SAP Global Trade Services

    /GRCLearn how to archive data from the SAP Global Trade Services system, which contains all the trade-relevant compliance and customs data, without affecting any feeder systems (SAP or non-SAP) that are connected to it. See how archiving that data enhances system efficiency and boosts performance, resulting in lower operational costs. Key Concept Transaction SARA, also…...…
  4. Roadmaps and Methodology: Get the Most Out of Your Implementations, Upgrades, and SAP Systems

    ManagerEnsure a successful SAP implementation, upgrade, or smooth-running operation: Learn about the available SAP Roadmaps, the options for accessing them, and the benefits of using them. Key Concept SAP Roadmaps provide you with proven, practical, comprehensive, repeatable, and rich implementation methodologies that enable speedy, focused implementations of SAP solutions. SAP Roadmaps cover the most important…...…
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    On a Path to S/4HANA? Data Volume Management Through Archiving is an Essential Step to Success

    Reading time: 6 mins

    When an SAP customer starts planning for S4/HANA migration, a common first step is to decide if they will adopt a Greenfield or a Brownfield approach for their S/4 applications and data environments. Regardless of the approach, companies often recognize the need for data volume management when running their applications in an in-memory database environment…....…
  6. Improve Your System Performance by Archiving Data in BW: Part 2

    Reading time: 9 mins

    When you need to retrieve archived data, follow this process to load it back into your BW system. Key Concept Archiving removes outdated data, but sometimes a need arises to analyze archived BW data and you must reload it back into the BW system. For example, your company archived and deleted order data from four…...…
  7. A Simplified Approach to Archiving Your Data

    Learn to set up an easy process to remove data that is no longer needed from your SAP system. It keeps your system space free for new data and improves performance without the need to add system resources. Key Concept You use archiving objects to archive files. The archiving object provides the data structure and…...…
  8. Data Archiving and Retrieval Tips for HR and Payroll

    In the follow-up to his March article on archiving, the author further explains his recent successful archiving project. He shows how to group and prepare your data for archiving. He also discusses two data retrieval functions, Analyze and Archive Information System. In my earlier SAPexperts article, I introduced the HR/Payroll data archiving project that my company…...…
  9. Archive Search Strategy: The Default Setting Every FI End User Has Active… but May Not Understand

    Working with SAP FI, you probably have become very familiar with the transaction code FB00, which allows you to set up a variety of user-specific FI default settings, such as the line-layout display variant. However, you might be less familiar with its document-archive settings. This article describes the six options for searching the archives, and…...…
  10. Critical Success Factors for Information Lifecycle Management in SAP CRM

    Find out how to bridge the gaps between business requirements, such as having the ability to access information, and IT goals, such as keeping the SAP system maintainable and the data receptors clean, in relation to CRM archiving. Key Concept Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) combines processes and technologies to provide users with the information needed…...…