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SAP Landscape Management

Automate and standardize your SAP operations and reduce cloud spending.

What is SAP Landscape Management?

SAP Landscape Management is an orchestration solution to simplify, automate, and centralize the management and operations of your SAP landscapes running on-premise, in the public or private cloud as well as in hybrid environments. SAP Landscape Management Cloud is a brand-new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product that helps to reduce costs in IaaS cloud environments.

SAP Landscape Management

Automate repetitive, time-consuming administration tasks and tailor processes to your specific needs. SAP Landscape Management can centralize landscape operations and gain landscape-wide visibility through a single user interface.

  • On-premise, public/private cloud, or hybrid deployment
  • Centralized landscape orchestration
  • Automated end-2-end system copy and refresh
  • Advanced operations for Suite on HANA, SAP S/4HANA and BW/4HANA

SAP Landscape Management Cloud

Manage operations and scalability for SAP solutions on cloud infrastructure providers with SAP Landscape Management Cloud. Reduce complexity of extensive cloud infrastructure and save a significant amount in related cloud infrastructure costs.  

  • 100% cloud-native SaaS solution
  • Help reduce TCO to systematically and automatically scale systems, deactivate unused systems
  • Control Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) budget to enable real-time analytics and system insights for spend monitoring, comparing, and forecasting
  • Gain an integrated, holistic view into run operations for productivity to avoid multiple tools and multiple experts

Key Benefits

Lower operational expenditure

Reduce costs and save time by automating and scheduling time-consuming, repetitive, and error-prone tasks. 

Enable secure system operations

Work securely with comprehensive compliance, auditing, and operating security features that leverage authorization and logging capabilities.

Improve service quality

React to and meet business demands significantly faster than before and with a consistently high level of service.

Support digital transformation

Harness advanced features for SAP HANA and SAP S/4HANA and integrate with leading cloud providers to enable digital transformation in your organization. 

Drive business innovation

Free up resources to focus on innovation projects that deliver competitive advantage for your business.

Gain transparency of topology and landscape status

Get visibility across your SAP landscape utilizing dashboards and advanced visualization features.

Optimized scaling

Offer right-sizing management to support infrastructure on demand IT cultural shift.

Operation efficiency

Increase operation efficiency and business agility with pattern driven scheduling and automation.

Optimal SAP S/4HANA runtime

Optimize SAP S/4HANA RUN cost with smart scaling capabilities. 

Cost forecast

Improve IaaS budget forecast and planning with embedded analytics. 

Sustainable computing

Reduce your carbon footprint via automated SAP scaling routines.

Key Capabilities

Automate and standardize SAP operations

  • Automate clone, copy, and refresh activities including BDLS and post-copy tasks
  • Perform single and mass operations like start/stop on systems and hosts with built-in support for intersystem dependencies
  • Get landscape-wide visibility utilizing dashboards and visualization features

Simplified management of SAP HANA and SAP S/4HANA

  • Reduce time spent on routine move and copy tasks, visualization, and mass operations for SAP HANA systems
  • Automate critical tasks such as takeover and failback operations
  • Achieve near-zero downtime maintenance on activities such as automated SAP HANA and operating system updates

Management of hybrid SAP landscapes

  • Use adapters for easy management of SAP systems deployed on Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and OpenStack cloud platforms
  • Gain full visibility of your SAP systems, both on premise and in the cloud
  • Coordinate systems management tasks across cloud-based and on-premise environments

Tailor to your precise requirements

  • Integrate existing scripts and best practices into workflows supported by SAP Landscape Management
  • Customize processes and build your own operational templates and provisioning blueprints with the automation studio
  • Leverage REST APIs to connect to your SAP systems and perform tasks


Define availability patterns

Set individual schedules to start and stop your SAP systems and respective VMs in IaaS via our automated routines. Scale up and down your SAP systems by adding or removing application servers and VMs as needed.

Analyze usage

Get insight into your IaaS costs with an SAP system-centric view across your entire SAP landscape.

Snooze and wake up your systems

Activate or pause your VMs and SAP systems quickly as you need them with our easy-to-use self-service.

Forecast cost

Evaluate the cost impact of different availability patterns before activating them. 

Manage cost

Easily compile an SAP system-centric spend  overview for IaaS. Compare actual and estimated costs.

See how customers are succeeding with SAP

Add value in an increasingly complex IT landscape

Learn how Indian Oil streamlined its IT infrastructure to double in size to reap cost and operational benefits.

75% less system downtime for maintenance

See how manufacturer Festo automates admin tasks and carries out system maintenance with minimal disruption to the business.

Saving nearly 300,000 CAD per year

Learn how SAAQ leverages most of the capabilities of SAP Landscape Management to streamline their operations.

Technical Information

Help Portal

Guides and further details can be found on the SAP Help Portal.


Blog posts and further info are available on the Community page for SAP Landscape Management.

Road map

Enhance your landscape management capabilities by exploring your current options and map out your business’ future with planned innovations.

Pricing and Packaging

SAP Landscape Management - Licensing and purchasing

This product is licensed by the number of managed SAP systems. Talk to your SAP representative for details.

Free trial

Test-drive SAP Landscape Management using the SAP Cloud Appliance Library.

SAP Landscape Management Cloud - Licensing and purchasing

Built on the cloud and for the cloud, this product is available for a monthly subscription. Talk to your SAP representative for details.

Why SAP training?

Empower your end users with world-class training courses, enablement solutions, and certification programs from SAP.

SAP Landscape Management 3.0

In this classroom course, learn to simplify and automate the management and operations of your SAP systems running on traditional, virtual or cloud infrastructures. 

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

Security and compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while keeping your data safe and reliable. SAP takes a proactive, predictive approach to maintaining compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data center.

Events and Community

SAP TechEd 2020

In case you missed one or more sessions, you can now access the recordings. 

  • Roadmap: SAP Landscape Management session #DT813
  • Simplify and standardize SAP S/4HANA landscape management and operations session #DT116
  • Simplify the way you manage and scale your SAP systems in the cloud session #DT109

Webcast: SAAQ’s Intelligent Operations with SAP Landscape Management

Listen to the recording of the ASUG webcast with our customer SAAQ. Make sure to sign in with your ASUG credentials.

Questions? Get in touch!

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