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Application Lifecycle Management

Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) from SAP provides processes, tools, best practices, and services to manage SAP and non-SAP solutions throughout the complete application lifecycle.

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Support Backbone Update – Time to upgrade SAP Solution Manager to SPS 08!

With the availability of SAP Solution Manager Support Package Stack 08 as of December 2018, we would like to point out that all Partners must upgrade to SPS 08 as soon as possible.

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See this SAP Support Portal page for updated information and FAQ

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SAP Solution Manager 7.2 SPS 08 is Launched Scoring a New Delivery to Call GR8

This great Support Package features many customer-focused innovations. SPS 08 = GR8.

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Now Featuring: Focused Run for SAP Solution Manager, Version 2.0

See the new production highlights and begin your discovery of favorite new features for your business.

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Check out the Transformation Videos on SAP Cloud ALM and Built-In Support

They summarize our roadmap and strategy for SAP Cloud ALM and Built-In Support and are now publicly available on YouTube and our ALM homepages.

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SAP Best Practice Explorer

Access the SAP Best Practices for SAP Solution Manager 7.2, edition 03.
They include Application Lifecycle Management / Focused Build processes

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Road Map

Find out about planned innovations and the future direction of SAP Solution Manager

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Knowledge Management

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Hands-on Experience

Operate in a public environment with provided data and public internet demo system

Get info on trying out SAP Solution Manager using the SAP Cloud Appliance Library (CAL)

Latest Questions and Answers
Extracting Content out of Solution Manager

Hi, we have a solution manager 7.1 system which has ChaRM enabled. We have a new 7.2 ChaRM system as a fresh implementation, we have lot of content in the 7.1 system which was added over 5 years as at...

Help Query

Hi Thomas, can you tell me please, how can I activate the following Query 0SMD_CVA2_SEC_CV_SYS_LIST_2 in Solution Manager 7.2? The thing is that when I try to create a dashboard issue is displayed. (a...

June 5th, 2019
How to support customer who don't have OSS and service market place connection in solution manager

Hi All , Please tell me that How to support customer who don't have OSS and service market place connection in solution manager Thank you , RAJU

June 5th, 2019
User types in Solution Manager 7.2

Hi All , Can any one please explain and purpose of below user in solution manager 1 .HUB Technical User 2. Backend User 3. Communication User .

June 4th, 2019
Solution Manager 7.2 with hana db under linux

Hi, we don't find the installation files under software downloads for the "SAP Solution Manager 2.0" for Hana under Linux in the sap support portal home under

SM:RCD_CHECK_UPDATES Job cancelled in solution manager 7.2

Hi All , Job SM:RCD_CHECK_UPDATES Job cancelled in solution manager 7.2. please find the below screenshort and give me advice. Thank you RAJU

June 4th, 2019

Latest Blogs
SAP Cloud Platform Alert Notification is now Generally Available

Introduction We are happy to announce the General Availability of SAP Cloud Platform Alert Notification service. Alert Notification is an SAP Cloud Platform based service which provides you with the a...

June 5th, 2019
How to detect STMS import errors before they occur? - The Cross Reference Check

Do you import transport requests via STMS into a SAP system and you are sometimes surprised to spot an import error? If this sounds familiar to you, then this blog is for you! What leads to an import ...

June 5th, 2019
What is the difference between SAP Best Practices and an SAP Model Company?

Last updated: June 5 2019 SAP Best Practices and SAP Model Companies are used to accelerate customer’s SAP cloud and on-premise implementation projects. You can find lots of excellent content on the b...

June 3rd, 2019
Tim’s To-Do List for ALM – June

Tim Steuer, Vice President Application Lifecycle Management has a new to-do list for customers of ALM offerings: SAP Solution Manager 7.2, Focused Solutions for SAP Solution Manager, and SAP Cloud ALM...

June 3rd, 2019
How to Create Custom Fields for ChaRM/ITSM and Control Access - Part 2

Hi There! Thanks for checking out my blog. As a Solution Manager Architect, I spend a lot of time implementing ChaRM for clients… and with lots of clients come lots of customizing requests! I will be ...

May 31st, 2019
Memorable Orlando Moments: ALM Takeaways from SAPPHIRE NOW 2019

In theory, everyone wins if someone from the office attended the SAPPHIRE NOW | ASUG ANNUAL CONFERENCE earlier this month, even if that attendee wasn’t you. They told me to think of these videos and s...

May 29th, 2019

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