SAP Launches New Features

By Larisa Redins
Updated: September 23, 2011

SAP Launches New Features

In mid-September of 2011, the SAP Solution Manager 7.1 was released at TechEd in Las Vegas, Nevada. This latest version offered a significant amount of improvements over the earlier version of the SAP Solution Manager.

However, as the earlier version the SAP Solution Manager did not garner many users, getting new customers to look at the benefits of SAP Solution Manager 7.0 and 7.1 has been somewhat challenging.

This situation occurs despite the tremendous cost saving advantages that the new SAP Solution Manager Versions offer.

“Solution Manager 7.0 and 7.1 feature a number of improvements that can result in tangible cost savings. However, many [customers] still think about the 3.0 release when it comes to Solution Manager,” says Anja-Christina Bruehling, the Vice President of Global Partner Management and Training in SAP's Active Global Support division.

Some of the helpful improvements include:

  • A Web-based user interface for incident and management

  • A perceptive user interface for the Tester work list in the Test Management section.

  • New end-to-end monitoring functionality that comes complete with out-of-the-box monitoring templates for both non-SAP and SAP systems

  •  Special monitoring applications that are also available for applications that include SAP NetWeaver BW, SAP NetWeaver Process Integration, and SAP BusinessObjects.

These varied features provide a number of benefits to companies – including business and IT process transparency. Overall then, the SAP Solution Manager 7.1 offers a tremendous amount of benefits for both small and larger businesses alike.
 

Featured Research
  • 2017 ERP Buyer's Guide

    Among all of the business software applications necessary for business operations, ERP is undoubtedly one of the most important. Making the wrong selection can have a disastrous impact on your accounting, manufacturing, and supply chain. With so much at stake, it is crucial to make a well-informed decision. more

  • The New Enterprise ERP Comparison Guide

    Selecting an ERP system is no easy task. You have to select and configure a system that fits your exact business needs. Getting it right means a myriad of benefits, from increased productivity to reduced costs. Getting it wrong can be a quagmire. Our new comparison guide gives you the data you need to make an informed decision, all in one easy-to-use Excel file. more

  • Improve Your Midmarket Business Operations with Cloud Applications

    Best-in-class mid-market businesses are over twice as likely to deploy their ERP solutions on the cloud. They choose the cloud for scalability, flexibility, usability, and cost. These organizations saw 1.9x improvement in profitability over the past two years as compared to those who have on-premise solutions. more

  • Cloud Evolves From Point Solution to Strategic Enabler of the New Connected Econ...

    Do you want to deliver the best service possible to your customers, react quickly to new opportunities, and stay ahead of your competition? more

  • [Infographic] 15 ERP Selection and Implementation Mistakes

    Did you know that according to MorganFranklin Corp., only 46% of ERP users report a strong understanding of ERP features? That's not surprising when ERP software is so complex and difficult to implement. Our thorough infographic details the 15 most common ERP implementation and selection mistakes so that you can avoid them. more

Related Articles