News with Software Logistics Toolset 1.0 SPS 31

This page describes the new and improved tools in the SL Toolset 1.0 with SPS 31.
The main page provides the complete list of tools and features related to Software Logistics.

  • Availability: SL Toolset 1.0 SPS 31 is available since February 15th 2021.
  • What's in: compared to SPS 30, no tool was added or removed

Software Maintenance

SUM 1.0 SP 26:

  • No news.

SUM 2.0 SP 10:

  • “Downtime-optimized Conversion” is available for educated consultants​, see separate page

  • “Downtime-optimized DMO” supports SAP ASE as source database type

  • DMO: 

  • Migration scenarios do no longer require a new kernel for source database​

  • UPGANA contains information if duration files were used

  • DMO with system move: browser title now shows if SUM runs on source or target landscape

  • DMO with system move: not required to delete target SAP HANA tenant (was only required with SUM 2.0 SP09)

  • Prerequisite Check Extended now executes SI check and update check only once

Changes with latest SL Toolset version for 7.00 to 7.55 (SL Toolset 1.0 SPS 31 / Version 0077)

  • Add-on uninstallation​

  • supports new object types

  • Check phase is parallelized to reduce time needed

  • The uninstallation of a component triggers also the reset of delivery packages of adopted components.

  • Downward compatibility added for SAP_BASIS/SAP_BW 783/784 and for SAP_UI 755 to SAP_UI 740

  • When extracting archives from the download directory, a check for support packages in the archive is added - only these archives are extracted​

  • Better handling of unforeseen errors in the Uninstall Simulation and Uninstall Configuration tools. Button to view action log for more details

Software Provisioning

Changes with Software Provisioning Manager 1.0 SP31 and 2.0 SP078

  • Support for and delivery of new 722_EXT Kernel DVD in SPWM 1.0

  • Continuous Improvements

    • Special packages are archived with SPS30 for ABAP and JAVA solutions based on Netweaver which have recently gone out of support (deprecated)

    • Latest SAPinst included to include regular improvements and patches 

    • Startup behavior of Web Dispatcher Service has been adjusted for installations on Microsoft Cluster Service (MSCS) 

    • New checks for R3load versions compatibility in System Copy functionality

    • Smaller adjustments according to evolving Security requirements for Installation and System Copy​

LM Automation

Standalone Task Manager for Lifecycle Management Automation

  • DEPRECATED 
    Maintenance for Standalone Task Manager for Lifecycle Management Automation has ended on December 31st, 2019.
    From now on, no improvements will be delivered. For more information, see SAP Note 2595196 and follow the instructions of the respective SAP products for technical configuration.