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SAP MaxDB Database Management System

SAP MaxDB is the database management system developed and supported by SAP SE. It has its focus on the requirements of SAP customers and SAP applications and can be used as a less expensive alternative to databases from other vendors for your own or third-party applications as well.

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About SAP MaxDB

Read About SAP MaxDB to get an impression of SAP MaxDB, a competitive database management system for medium to large server configurations and also a convincing offering for a desktop or laptop database management system. The key benefits of SAP MaxDB are its many built-in self-administering features.



SAP MaxDB Features

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Insight SAP MaxDB

Get insight into SAP MaxDB’s database strategy. SAP MaxDB is available for the most prominent operating system/hardware platforms Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Unix.

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Tuning and Performance

Security of SAP MaxDB

Expert Content

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HowTo Guides

Database system Concepts and HowTo information

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Best Practices

Read the blogs SAP MaxDB / SAP liveCache

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Expert Sessions

Expert Sessions about SAP MaxDB topics

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SAP MaxDB software comprises the database kernel, tools, and interfaces

Latest Questions and Answers
Loader not running under Windows 10, 32-Bit

Hello, when I run a loadercli -d dbname -u dba, under Windows 10, 32-Bit Build 1607 it is working. When I try the SAME command under Windows 10, 32.Bit Build 1809 the command is failing with error: Lo...

SAP DB to download

Hi I would like to start developing with SAP environment and would like to know if there is any SAP DB I can download to practice on? Thanks Ravit

Changing of MaxBackupMedia on AIX to 4

Hi, I installed a MaxDB test database on AIX for external backup tool Adint/TSM tests. MaxDB version Single DATA - with 1 PIPE works Multiple DATA - with 2 PIPEs works Backup LOG - works Now...

Export table of SAP MaxDB to json

Hello Experts, 1. I want to export all table of SAP MaxDB to json format, coud you help me how to do it?. 2. In windows 10, How I can get data from MaxDB by Python 3? Thank for your help. Regrads, TRA...

May 24th, 2019
Error While Installing ECC 6.0 IDES -MaxDB

Hi all We are facing an issue While Installing ECC 6.0 Ehp7 On MaxDB. Please find the Error in the attachment. Attaching instdir_import_monitor Can anyone Please Help us With this. !! instdir-import-m...

Is it possible to merge the MAX DB database

Hi We have two maxdb system backups and want to perform merging both backups in a single database. Please help us and provide solution for the same. Regards, Harivasu

Latest Content
LiveCache LCA build update

Introduction: Here we will go through step by step installation/update process of a new version of SAP MaxDB, SAP DB or liveCache. We will be using SDBUPD tool which is a command line tool to install/...

April 29th, 2019
ABAP Core Data Services | SAP Business Suite - Best Practice Guide

The ABAP Core Data Services (ABAP CDS) framework has been available since NetWeaver 7.40 SP05 and offers highly attractive features & benefits, e.g.: Many new SQL features: SQL joins: INNER JOIN, LEFT...

January 22nd, 2019
Database migration in SAP Cloud Platform -Liquibase is the way

This blog is about database changes and it's tracking mechanism in the cloud world, where we have releases every 2-weeks or even every week, so to tackle any database changes to migrate the database c...

April 16th, 2018
ABAP Core Data Services on anyDB => new guides available now

New ABAP CDS – Best Practice Guides are available: SAP Product Blog Guide S/4HANA blog pdf Business Suite (covering anyDB & HANA DB) blog pdf

February 9th, 2018
SAP MaxDB System Copy Script

Hello, my name is Florian and I have been working in the SAP Basis since 2004. Due to my activity I have created some scripts which I would like to present here. Most of the time I was a SAP Basis Con...

December 7th, 2017
SMTP/SCOT SAP Mail Configuraton

Step by step procedure for SAP mail Configurration… First of all, Enable the Protocol through parameter. Parameter : icm/server_prot_2. Value : PROT=SMTP,PORT=25000,TIMEOUT=600. Then Restart the ICM b...

October 24th, 2016

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