Develop and execute your SAP data archiving project!

Archiving SAP Data—Practical Guide

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ISBN 978-1-4932-1278-1
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534 pages, , Print edition hardcover
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In the face of large data accumulation, data archiving plays a vital role in maintaining SAP system performance while adhering to legal requirements. Strategize and execute your SAP data archiving plan with this guide! Begin with the basic principles, before diving into tools for storage and transactions for accessing archived data. Whether you’re using a classic approach or SAP Information Lifecycle Management, get the know-how you need to clean out the clutter in your SAP system.
  • Plan and implement a data archiving strategy
  • Work with all the important tools and transactions: ArchiveLink, TAANA, SARA, and more
  • Learn how SAP Information Lifecycle Management can improve your data archiving processes
About the Book About the E-book 534 pages, hardcover, 1.5 in. Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Smyth-sewn casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (Linotype Syntax 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (30 MB), EPUB (30 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy & paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. Strategy to Execution

    Learn how to develop an archiving strategy that best suits your business needs. Then walk through the planning and execution of your archiving project with step-by-step instructions and screenshots.

  2. Storage and Access

    Discover the best tools and transactions for storing and accessing your archived SAP data—like the ArchiveLink and WebDAV interfaces for storage and the Archive Explorer and Transaction VA03 for accessing data.

  3. Classic Approach versus SAP ILM

    Get an in-depth look at both SAP archiving methods: the classic archiving approach using tools such as the Archive Development Kit, or SAP Information Lifecycle Management (SAP ILM), which includes functions for retention management and implementing system shutdowns

Highlights include:

  • Technical environment and concepts
  • Legal principles and framework
  • Data storage and access
  • Interfaces and transactions
  • Strategy and project planning
  • Implementation and management
  • SAP Information Lifecycle Management
  • ArchiveLink
  • WebDAV
  • Archive Information Systems
  • DART
»This book illustrates every step of the data archiving process in the SAP system!«

Ahmet Türk holds a degree in business economics and works as a freelance business consultant with a focus on data archiving/ILM and SAP ERP Financials.

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