Focused Solutions for SAP Solution Manager

Focused Solutions are turnkey solutions based on SAP Solution Manager – made for immediate consumption

They are ready-to-run, highly integrated, preconfigured, and automated. Focused Solutions deliver all you need and include additional features and dashboards, and all related training. They are available to all customers.

Order it now!

Watch the promotion video and read the overview presentation to learn more about the new Focused Solutions offerings.

The following Focused Solutions are available at the SAP Store:

What are your immediate benefits?

  • It’s ready to run
  • All the benefits of a personal consulting solution without the costs involved
  • You get complete maintenance and support
  • You only pay what you use, no hidden costs, no shelfware

  • Everybody can get it easily and instantly through the SAP Store
  • Risk-free test drive, anywhere, anytime
  • Starting at only €250 per user

Focused Build for SAP Solution Manager

Out-of-the-box, and integrated, tool-supported methodology to manage requirements and software development in large, agile innovation projects such as SAP S/4HANA implementations

Buy it for €250 per user at the SAP Store.

Watch the promotion video and read the overview presentation to learn more about the new focused build solution.

What are your immediate benefits?

  • Automated visibility of solution readiness against due dates, with integrated risk management
  • Management of distributed development teams
  • Agile release and software engineering with JIRA integration

  • Automated test planning, change and release management to support continuous delivery and integration, and DevOps
  • Full integration of demand, project, process, change, release, and test management

  1. Access the Focused Build and Focused Insights 2.0 (Installations and Upgrades) info page in the SAP Software Download Center and navigate to Downloads tab > Installation and Upgrade.
  2. Select the ZIP file “FOCUSED BUILD AND INSIGHTS 2.0 Add-On Inst. ST-OST 200” and right-click the linked number to download and save the file locally. Alternatively, you can add the file to your Download Basket and download the file through your locally installed SAP Download Manager (SAP Download Manager Help).
  3. Install the add-on from your download folder to your SAP Solution Manager system using transaction /SAINT.
  4. Follow the steps in the configuration and security guide, available on the SAP Help Portal.
  5. For further help, refer to the configuration best practice under training curriculum > 09. Setup and Configuration.
  6. When you search for SPs and Patches, you can find them under Focused Build and Focused Insights 2.0 (Support Packages and Patches).

Focused Insights for SAP Solution Manager

Build and distribute powerful customer-specific dashboards in minutes using state-of-the-art user experience

Buy it for €250 per user at the SAP Store

Watch the promotion video and read the overview presentation to learn more about the new focused insights solution.

What are your immediate benefits?

  • Build custom-specific, easy-to-use dashboards in minutes (read the blog)
  • Pre-packaged content with simplified configuration models, no programming needed
  • Monitor 800+ best-practice KPIs, pre-selected for standard use cases
  • Mix real-time or historic metrics from across all SAP Solution Manager use cases
  • Ideal to build your Innovation Control Center and Operations Control Center
  • Enable top-level, strategic, KPI-driven management for the business solution for IT and Business

Customer Testimonials:

  1. Prerequisites for Focused Build and Focused Insights is SAP Solution Manager 7.2 SPS 03
  2. Access the Focused Build and Focused Insights 2.0 (Installations and Upgrades) info page in the SAP Software Download Center and navigate to > Downloads tab > Installation and Upgrade
  3. Select the ZIP file “FOCUSED BUILD AND INSIGHTS 2.0 Add-On Inst. ST-OST 200” and make a right mouse click on the linked number to download and save the file locally. Alternatively you can also add the file to your Download Basket and download the file via your locally installed SAP Download Manager (SAP Download Manager Help).
  4. Install the add-on from your download folder to your SAP Solution Manager system using transaction /SAINT.
  5. Follow the steps in the configuration and security guide, available on the SAP Help Portal.
  6. When you search for SPs and Patches, you can find them uunder Focused Build and Focused Insights 2.0 (Support Packages and Patches).

Focused Run for SAP Solution Manager

Focused Run for SAP Solution Manager is a powerful solution for service providers who want to host all their customers in a central, scalable, safe, and automated environment.

In addition, Focused Run addresses selected customers with advanced needs in the area of system management, user monitoring, and integration monitoring.

Focused Run uses the full power of SAP HANA as a platform without compromises including streaming, replication, scale-out, predictive analytics, and compression. With this you can support thousands of systems in high volume monitoring use cases.

Read the whitepaper to get a detailed product description and to find out how Focused Run corresponds to other SAP products (e.g. SAP LaMa, SAP LVM, SAP IT OA, …)

 

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Host all your customers in a central automated environment with Focused Run for SAP Solution Manager: Join our Focused Run Info Day at June 28th in Walldorf for strategy, discussion, and education.

Watch the Focused Run Webinar – Introduction to Focused Solution for Application Operations.

What are your immediate benefits?

  • Optimized for high volume system and application monitoring use cases using the full power of SAP HANA
  • Extremely simplified architecture with small technical footprint and reduced total cost of ownership
  • Proven built-in security concept with HTTP(S) as communication protocols and push as communication direction
  • Clear separation of different customers with multi-tenancy enablement
  • Maximum of automation during assignment and maintenance of managed systems  

Resources

Watch the overview video and read the overview presentation to learn more about the Focused Run solution.

View system demos in the Media Center

Focused Run has been available since October 2016. If you want to learn more about Focused Run, please contact us at focused.solutions@sap.com.

Which use cases are provided?

Use Case Description Overview
Demo
Advanced System Management Manage large customer or service provider landscapes with thousands of systems MP4 MP4
Advanced User Monitoring Monitor synthetic as well as real user requests including advanced end user tracing MP4 MP4
Advanced Event & Alert Management Handle events and alerts including 3rd party inbound and outbound integration MP4 MP4
Configuration & Security Analytics Enforce company or service provider specific configuration and security policies MP4 MP4

Interested in more?

As a first step we are providing the SAP Focused Run Introduction session to give an overview regarding scope, features and architecture. As a second step we can offer to conduct a SAP Focused Run Positioning workshop. In this workshop we are going deeper into the specific architecture and present all use cases in detail to the participants. As a follow up we are able to provide a SAP Focused Run hardware sizing, license cost calculation and service day proposal. To schedule a workshop, please contact us at focused.solutions@sap.com.

Please refer to the SAP Help Portal, if you are interested in further technical details of SAP Focused Run.

Find Focused Solutions Circle Members

SAP offers service companies the opportunity to be listed as a delivery partner in the Focused Solutions Circle, an open program for service companies who excel in focused solutions.

You, as a customer, can look for a suitable delivery partner, experienced in managing focused solution projects.

These partners can help you setup your focused solution on your SAP Solution Manager, or by giving you the right skills and support to manage your focused solutions.

Your Focused Solutions Members:

Circle Partner Websites

Company & Contact Website Service Offering Service Delivery in Region / Country
SAP ALM Consulting Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights,
Focused Run
All regions
BIT.Group GmbH Link Upon request Upon request
Concorn LLC Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights,
Focused Run
USA, Canada, Latin America
CoreALM Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights,
Focused Run
North America
DeceSoft GmbH Link Focused Build All regions
itelligence Link Upon request Upon request
SALT Solutions Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights
Germay, Austria, Switzerland
SNP Link Focused Build,
other products upon request
Europe, USA
Techedge Group Link Focused Run EMEA, LATAM, North America
Worksoft Inc. Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights,
Focused Run
All regions
Vostura GmbH Link Focused Build,
Focused Insights,
Focused Run
Focus on Germany, Austria, Switzerland,
other regions upon request

Become a Focused Solutions Circle Member

The Focused Solutions Circle was introduced in a move to build up a multiplier network for the new focused solutions offerings. With the Circle, SAP has established an open program for service companies who excel in the focused solutions area. We started the program with a pilot phase, which ended on March 31, 2017.

Typical Circle member activities may include positioning and scoping services, overview presentations, Focused Build coaching, trainings, and initial configuration services.

Learn more about becoming a Focused Solutions Circle Member