The SAP Basis Administrator is responsible for the management of the SAP environment. The SAP Basis Administrator responsibilities include configuring, monitoring, tuning, and troubleshooting the SAP technical environment on an ongoing basis as well as scheduling and executing the SAP transport system. The SAP Basis Administrator collaborates to resolve SAP transport and source code problems. The SAP Basis Administrator is responsible for the installation, upgrade, and maintenance of SAP systems. Additional areas include the evaluation and design of interfaces between SAP and external systems,
SAP software is the foundation of many modern enterprises. Over the years, valuable new features and functionality have been added to these enterprise applications in regular intervals. But as the software has become more mature and feature-rich, the value received from upgrades has diminished.
Human Resource Management (SAP HRM), also known as Human Resource (HR) Production Planning (SAP PP) Material Management (SAP MM) Financial Supply Chain Management (SAP FSCM) Sales and Distribution (SAP SD) Project System (SAP PS) Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
Security consultant in any SAP product implementation (not just GRC) is wide enough and it's hard for anyone to sum up on a single forum post. Still I can give you some pointers. Security consultants come from different backgrounds, some from networking, database administration, infrastructure and even development like me. They contribute enormously to any product implementation from scratch (landscape design) to go-live (and continuous maintenance) so they are active on every phase of the implementation. Following are some of the activities they may perform (or participate) -System Landscape Design (work closely with BASIS and DBAs)
Technically there are no problems to backing up SAP databases online. This means that end users or nightly batch jobs can continue to use SAP applications without problems. SQL Server Backup consumes few CPU resources. However, SQL Server Backup does require I/O bandwidth because SQL Server will try to read every used extent to the backup device. Everything that is required for SAP (business data, metadata and ABAP applications etc) is included in one database named “