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Scope & Effort Analyzer

Only adjust and test what really matters

Scope and Effort Analyzer is a SAP Solution Manager functionality. It allows you to analyze the impact of SAP software changes triggered by Support Packages or SAP Enhancement Package deployments even before the physical installation. A structured result report guides you through all findings to plan, optimize and set up the project.


  • Transparency – understand which modifications and custom code objects need adjustment
  • Prediction – understand the impact to business processes and what to test
  • Optimization – focus your test and adjustment efforts on used functionality only
  • Flexibility – run the analysis at any time in the planning phase of your maintenance project


  • No physical deployment of software changes to calculate the impact
  • Fast and flexible implementation of software changes
  • Visibility into the impact on business processes and custom code
  • Significant reduction of costs for regression tests and development adjustments
  • Deploy software changes faster with less cost and effort

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Please be aware that the Scope and Effort Analyzer is a planning tool to get an overview of the relevant scope and effort of SAP software deployment projects. The focus is limited to test and development management efforts. The analysis does not cover all project related efforts of a maintenance project. Furthermore the analysis result does explicitly not contain effort related to functional changes such as the activation of business functions. Data contained in the Scope and Effort Analyzer result report might have missing data or efforts compared to real maintenance project efforts. All data of the result analysis are for informational purposes to SAP customers only. The Scope and Effort Analyzer application and its content are provided by SAP AG and its affiliated companies ("SAP Group") for informational purposes only, without representation or warranty of any kind, and SAP Group shall not be liable for errors or omissions with respect to the materials. SAP does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items contained within these materials and shall have no liability for damages of any kind including without limitation direct, special, indirect, or consequential damages that may result from the use of the tool. Customers remain responsible for their SAP software deployment projects.