SAP Spend Performance Management

Performance Tuning

Hi All, This is my first blog and thought of writing it on day to day issues which each Basis consultant faces like Slowness/poor performance of SAP system. Generally this issue is reported by End Users. Performance of SAP system is depended on so many things. Hardware, OS, storage box, storage agent, clustering agent, database, customized (Z) programs and overall the usage intelligence of the users and the configuration/installation done …

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ECC Configuration Set up

Hi All, Please find below which explains about the SPM Extractors set up in ECC. Follow these steps to install, configure and run the SAP Spend Analytics extractors. •Download the attached transport file(from SAP) containing the extractor objects. •Import that transport file into the corresponding R/3 system. •Run transaction sm30 to configure the output directory, filename and delimiter in the view ZSA_FFCUSTTABL.  This is needed if you use files to …

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Report display in same tab page when drilldown the hierarchy objects

Hi Team, There will be different business requirements that to display a report in hierarchical manner and in the same way business need Spend reports with the Navigation hierarchies to display in the same tab page rather than opening in new tab. For ex: We have created a navigation hierarchy using the Time dimension or we are using the standard “Time Dimension” hierarchy in any report. Once we drill down …

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Creating custom Hierarchy using flat file in SAP SPM 3.0 with BI 7.3

Applies to: SAP SPM 3.0 Summary: This article discusses how to maintain  a user defined hierarchy for a standard SPM info object and how to upload the data from flat file in SPM 3.0. This article gives the reader a step by step process for the development of hierarchy. Author: Nikunj Kacha Company: Stellium Inc. Created on: 27 Feb,2013 Author Bio: Nikunj Kacha is currently working with Stellium Inc. as …

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Creating custom Hierarchy using flat file in SAP SPM 3.0

Applies to: SAP SPM 3.0 Summary: This article discusses how to maintain  a user defined hierarchy for a standard SPM info object and how to upload the data from flat file in SPM 3.0. This article gives the reader a step by step process for the development of hierarchy. Author: Nikunj Kacha Company: Stellium Inc. Created on: 27 Feb,2013 Author Bio: Nikunj Kacha is currently working with Stellium Inc. as …

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Removing the Scheduled Uploads from SPM UI 3.0 in the backend

Hi, You have created scheduled uploads from SPM UI and the upload log is high and now you are planning to remove the scheduled uploads. Some times we are unable to remove the Scheduled upload logs from the SPM UI3.0 SP2 and will create lot of logs which is time consuming to remove them from UI. We can remove them in the backend using the table OPMDM_SCHEDULE so that the …

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Transporting the SPM3.0 Custom reporting tree

Dear SPM  3.0 Users, Here you go finding the way to Transport the SPM Custom Reporting tree in SPM 3.0 You have created your custom reports by using the Standard SAP reports in SPM 3.0 UI and you need to transport this custom reporting tree into the Target system Quality andProduction to use the reports which you have customized and developed using the Development environment.  To transport the custom reporting …

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SPM 3.0 Extractor KIT TIPS & TRICKS

How to add z field(info object in BW) to extractor ?   While adding Z info objects to extractors one should give full technical name of the info object    example : If Info object is ZInvoice in extractor one should mention as /BIC/Zinvoice. How to overcome issue with table names more than 30 char length? In extractors if we have to use tables with names more than 30 char …

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