BW365 User Management and Authorizations

Duration
3 day(s)
Price
20 500

Content

Course version 010
Instructor-led classroom training

Goals
Describe how security is implemented in SAP BW.
Implement and manage security in an SAP BW environment.

Audience
Application Consultant
System Administrator

Prerequisites
Essential:
ADM940 or previous SAP security experience in SAP ERP.

Recommended:
BW305 or BW310 or equivalent BW experience.

Course based on software release
SAP BW 7.4

Content
SAP Business Warehouse (BW)
- Identifying SAP BW Architecture and Administration Tools
- Creating and Modifying SAP Business Explorer (BEx) Queries

Security Components
- Comparing Transactional and Analytical Security Needs
- Differentiating Between Standard and Analysis Authorizations
- Protecting Data with Analysis Authorizations
- Identifying the Prerequisites for Analysis Authorizations

Standard Authorization Objects for Reporting Users
- Creating Standard Authorizations for Reporting Users

Special Authorization Objects for Reporting Users
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for InfoProvider Data
- Enabling and Disabling the InfoArea Structure
- Identifying the Differences Between the Handling of Workbooks and Queries in Roles

Analysis Authorizations
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for Specific InfoProvider Data
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for Specific Characteristic Values
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for Aggregated Values
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for ""Not Assigned"" Values
- Creating Analysis Authorizations for Display and Navigational Attributes
- Creating Key Figure Authorizations
- Creating Hierarchy Authorizations
- Adding Variables to Authorizations

Maintenance of Authorizations
- Maintaining Authorizations

Data Access for Administrators and Users
- Securing Data Access for Administrators
- Assigning Role-Based Authorizations using Templates
- Tracing Performance Issues
- Setting Up System Communication Security

Migration of Reporting Authorizations to Analysis Authorizations
- Migrating Reporting Authorizations to Analysis Authorizations

SAP NetWeaver Portal
- Managing SAP NetWeaver Portal Access for SAP BW Users
- Publishing SAP BW Content in the SAP NetWeaver Portal

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform + Integrating SAP BW Security into the SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform
- Managing SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform Access for SAP BW Users

Additional Topics in SAP BW
- Differentiating Between Planning Tools
- Identifying the Interaction Between Planning and Other SAP BW Activities
- Preventing and Troubleshooting Performance Issues
- Generating Structural Authorizations from SAP ERP Human Capital Management (HCM)