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|SCU Date||EWA Check Group||Check Group Description||Scope of change|
|2022-07-15||GL3_PERFOV||Performance Overview||This correction improves the detection of the wait time bug in chapter Performance Overview.|
|2022-07-15||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Fix a dump that occurs when generating a where-used list in Database SAP ASE chapter.|
|2022-07-15||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Enhanced the File System Utilization rating strategy in Database SAP ASE chapter.|
|2022-07-15||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Correction of the Database Recovery Order recommendation for JAVA systems in Database SAP ASE chapter.|
|2022-07-15||EarlyWatch Alert||EarlyWatch Alert||Remove check group S4HANA_CLOUD from EWA session definition.|
|2022-07-15||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Changes are:|
(a) New Hot Note: 3213111 (If a customer is using ESA Search, and the Search is aborted the customer is obtaining this Hot News)
(b) Parameters parameters sslsessioncachemode and small_block_gc added
(c) The following parameters are excluded from table 'Paramaters deviating from Default'exclude the parameters
enable_builtin_procedure_get_objects_in_ddl_statement and xsengine.ini -> httpserver -> embedded
(d) huge change (Mainly for HANA Cloud): If the HANA Index Instance >= 40 lines a Hash Value is created ( this change is important for HANA Cloud ).
|2022-07-15||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Removed an alert for FRUN Oracle JAVA systems since it is not applicable in Database Oracle chapter.|
|2022-07-08||EA_APO_CHECKS, APO_CHECKS||APO_CHECKS||Removes the filters for some TM checks.|
The addition of description columns for check tables related to SAP Notes check in EWM.
|2022-07-08||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||The correction hides the OData calls graphs when there is only one entry in the table. It also fixes issues with the|
EarlyWatch Workspace Link in the NetWeaver Gateway chapter.
|2022-07-08||EWA_CA_BPA||Cross Application key figures in EarlyWatch Alert||Corrected broken URLs in the texts of EWA_CA_BPA.|
|2022-07-08||SQL_OPT_HDB, ST_VALIDATION||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA, Demonstration of Report Features||1. Change in Report Definition, order of sub-chapters changed in Chapter HANA SQL Statements.|
2. Change in action for check SQL_OPT_HDB 00035: Exclude DUMMY tables from recommendation.
|2022-07-08||BW_APPLI||BW Applications||Contains a fix to prevent a potential numeric overflow during an NRIV evaluation and an update of the OLAP Cache Configuration check.|
|2022-07-08||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Fix for un-necessary warnings affecting customer who already applied ST-PI 720 SP 29 (or the most recent version|
of SAP Note 2344673).
|2022-07-08||EW_R3_R3OP||SAP System Operation||Extracts download data and stores to analytics table.|
|2022-07-08||EA_FI||EWA Checks for FI||Alerts customers that use Croatian currency Kuna of the Euro conversion 2023.|
|2022-06-22||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||Improvement of customer experience by removing alerts that are no longer relevant.|
|2022-06-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Activated the TM and EWM check of side effect of Notes.|
|2022-06-22||EA_SYSTEM, Q_VALUE_HELP||System Configuration, Master Value Help - GA & EW||Scope of this change:|
1) EA_SYSTEM -> action_098.
2) Q_VALUE_HELP -> product maintenance.
|2022-06-22||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Prevented a BCD_BADDATA dump in action 344 of EW_DBORA that occurs when download table DLD_ORA_CRIT_TAB_GROWTH is corrupted.|
|2022-06-22||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Provides a modification in the chapter on SAP HANA SQL Statements:|
The detection of SQL Statements that might profit from an additional secondary index has been improved.
|2022-06-09||GL3_PERFOV||Performance Overview||This correction makes updates to outdated texts in the Performance Overview section.|
|2022-06-09||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||SyName for HANA Cloud EWAs: TECH_INIT_SFS -> action_132 2: Correction for IaaS Platform: TECH_INIT_SFS|
|2022-06-09||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Resolve short dump which occurs in the Check Group APO_CHECKS.|
|2022-05-24||BW1_REC1||Recommendations for BW System||Delivers a new section for GA services related to SAP.|
|2022-05-24||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||News checks and alerts introduced in APO_CHECKS Check Group:|
00124 Missing Side Effect Notes for Extended Warehouse Management.
00123 Missing Side Effect Notes for Transportation Management.
|2022-05-24||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Adds table 'Excel Logins by Planning Area & Version' to EWA.|
Corrects totals for 'Excel Logins by Version.
|2022-05-24||GL1_R3CONF||ABAP Configuration||Resolved incorrect parameter recommendation.|
|2022-05-24||EA_SYSTEM, TECH_INIT_SFS||System Configuration, Initialization of Technology Sessions||Changes to EA_SYSTEM -> Check #77 "SAP Application Release - Maintenance Phases"|
and TECH_INIT_SFS -> action_130.
|2022-05-24||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Contains the addition of important SAP Notes for the CHM Statistic check.|
|2022-05-18||EW_R3_R3OP||SAP System Operation||Display velocity (numbers per week) of number range exhaustion.|
Implement fix to prevent that the rolled state of a number range is forgotten.
Delete data that is not needed after report generation to save space on the database.
|2022-05-18||ROOT_SGL||Root Checks for Support Going Live Session|
|2022-05-18||EW_ROOT, SYSTEM_OPERATING_SEC||Root Check Group, Security Checks in EWA||Improved texts of the EWA security check "Default Passwords of Standard Users".|
|2022-05-18||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Check for Flexible Loading in EWM.|
Check for Missing Delivery Processing related SAP Notes.
|2022-05-18||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Improvements in the section on "Expensive SQL Statements" for HANA:|
=> it includes the new content provided with "version 35" of the ST-PI data collector (see SAP Note 2344673).
=> it updates the list of "recommended Statement Hints".
=> it extends the list of SQL statements checked in the sub-section "Database locks on /SCWM/LAGP".
|2022-05-18||EA_R3_PERF||SAP Performance||Implement extraction of transaction data from download to improve value of the EWA Dashboard for customers.|
|2022-05-18||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||Defect correction for Fiori User Count chapter redundant entry in the EWA report.|
|2022-04-28||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||General correction to check group NW_GATEWAY.|
|2022-04-28||TECH_INIT_SFS, EA_SYSTEM||Initialization of Technology Sessions, System Configuration||HW Capacity and Landscape checks: Fix bug with unexpected hostname in EWA session|
Modification in TECH_INIT_SFS -> action_012
|2022-04-28||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Correction to prevent BCD_BADDATA dump that occurs when download table DLD_ORA_CRIT_TAB_GROWTH is corrupted.|
|2022-04-28||EA_BW||BW Checks||Correction for exception when trying to read BWA vendor information from the SDCCN download in EWA|
|2022-04-28||SC_ROOT_NEW||Guided Security Optimization / Root Group||General correction to check group SC_ROOT_NEW.|
|2022-04-28||EA_SYSTEM||System Configuration||Changed Alerts ,SAP HANA Database: The maintenance end for your HANA Database Support Package Stack will be reached in the soon.' SAP HANA Database: The maintenance end for your HANA Database Support Package Stack is reached.' are linked to the check 'Hana Database Support Package Stack'.|
|2022-04-28||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Critical SAP Note ,Transition to Python 3 of the Python Distribution Delivered With SAP HANA 2.0 Server' is only valid until 2.00.059.01 now (beforehand 2.00.059.03).|
( In the check group we still mention this SAP Note until 2.00.059.03, because that will be the time, when the Python 2 maintenance is ending ( mid of this year ) .
|2022-04-28||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Resolved an issue in which the EarlyWatch Alert Dashboard graph Database Size on Disk was showing database total size instead of database used size.|
|2022-04-28||EA_FI||EWA Checks for FI||Updates made related to SAP Note 2980796-Financial Data Quality (FDQ): EarlyWatch Alert (EWA) and FDQ Dashboard|
|2022-04-20||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Corrections:|
- Log Backups are in the future - this issue is corrected with this request.
- Merge Errors : Long Table Lists with Errors ( Critical or only Information like ) are shortened.
|2022-04-20||SERVICE_PREPARATION||Service preparation||Resolved issue with wrong rating for service definitions.|
|2022-04-20||SERVICE_PREPARATION||Service preparation||In the 'Send EWA to SAP Backend' check, some issues with EWA sent from FRUN are fixed. Also, for FRUN|
systems details (release, kernel and ST-PI rating) are now shown similar as for Solution Manager.
|2022-04-20||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Contain the logic extension for 'No capacity update check' and new red alert 'Long Database locks on '/SCWM/LAGP' table identified, to prevent set flag 'No capacity update' as per SAP Note 3190865'.|
|2022-04-20||GSS_FOR_DVM||Guided Procedure for DVM||Fixed technical preparation information text for Data Volume Management Guided Procedure.|
|2022-04-20||GLOBAL_INCLUDE||GLOBAL_INCLUDE||Removal of unused functionality in GI_CL_ST03.|
|2022-04-20||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Update to avoid division by 0 in Oracle EWA Check Group - Action 11.|
|2022-04-11||PI_CHECKS||PI/XI Checks||Fix to avoid dump of type CALL_FUNCTION_CONFLICT_LENG.|
|2022-04-11||EW_DBORA, SQL_OPT_ASE||Database Oracle, SQL Statement Analysis (SYBASE)||Removed two large check tables for EWA sessions found in check groups EW_DBORA (128) and SQL_OPT_ASE (17).|
|2022-04-11||EW_DBUDB||Checks for DB2 UDB on Unix and Windows||Bug fix in the Check Group.|
|2022-04-11||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||For S/4HANA (Cloud) the HANA checks should not be shown for customers.|
|2022-04-11||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Introduced a new check in the section on HANA SQL statements, dealing with high wait times due to lock situations.|
|2022-03-30||Q_VALUE_HELP||Master Value Help - GA & EW||Added Oracle version 19.11.0 to Check Group.|
|2022-03-30||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Updated check 'Free space in Tablespaces' to use new DL tables instead of outdated ones.|
|2022-03-30||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Removed changes made in previous correction and reactivated check 'Segments not pre-calculated for DBA_SEGMENTS'.|
|2022-03-30||EA_HEAD, EW_ROOT||Introduction Section of the EarlyWatch Alert Report, Root Check Group||Update to text and EWA links in relevant Check Group.|
|2022-03-30||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New check Missing SAP Notes to collect EWM Inconsistencies Statistics.|
|2022-03-30||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Contains the latest SAP Notes updated for WOP and PI inconsistencies in Check Group APO_CHECKS.|
|2022-03-30||EW_ROOT, TECH_INIT_SFS||Root Check Group, Initialization of Technology Sessions||Update end of maintenance date for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 (x86_64). Bugfix in|
TECH_INIT_SFS -> action_081 for attribute CUSTOMER_TENANT_ID. Migrated filling of attribute SESSION_VARIANT from TECH_INIT_SFS.
|2022-03-30||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Customizing for the "known issue" check inside the "SQL Statement for HANA" section.|
Improved structuring of the check belonging to the "SQL Statement for HANA" (only visible in service session).
|2022-03-30||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Improved the ASE Configuration Parameter checks' recommendations when parameter data could not be read.|
|2022-03-30||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Removed the word "JAVA" from each report section for check group EA_DB_SYBASE.|
|2022-03-30||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Improved check "Available memory for ASE is low", for check group EA_DB_SYBASE.|
|2022-03-30||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Removed check table 2 of EA_DB_SYBASE check 24 from EWA sessions after it has been processed in order to reduce|
database memory consumption.
|2022-03-30||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Added required parameter 'tape retention in days' to check group EA_DB_SYBASE.|
|2022-03-30||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Removed parameter FLEXQUERY MAX_RECORDS.|
Fixed dates for Excel login retrieval.
Added recommendation for Manage Planning App.
|2022-03-30||GL3_PERFOV||Performance Overview||Only list the top 20 mass activity runs of the productive client with the run with the longest duration (not mixing up runs of several productive clients in the table).|
|2022-03-30||Q_MIGRATION_PROJECT||Questions regarding the migration project||Only one value help table was read which lead to missing entries on the frontend. This is fixed in so far as all available value help entries are read now.|
|2022-03-30||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||Includes the filter for excluding the S4HANA Public Cloud customers for the check Maintenance & Update Strategy for|
SAP Fiori Front-End Server Maintenance.
|2022-03-21||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New check - Missing Important EWM SAP Notes for PI Inconsistencies.|
|2022-03-21||SC_BASISADMIN, SC_ROOT_NEW||Security Check Basis Administration Initializations for Security Check||Resolved rating issue for Security Optimization Service (SOS) of 'system' users for periodic background jobs (0211).|
|2022-03-21||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Improved the formatting of the Database Options recommendations that are provided.|
|2022-03-21||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Removed a report text in JAVA sessions for check 'Database Options.|
|2022-03-21||EA_HEAD||Introduction Section of the EarlyWatch Alert Report||Adjusted 3 graphics in Workload Analysis to avoid text condense of x-axis.|
|2022-03-21||EA_SYSTEM||System Configuration||Enhancement to HANA Database Version:|
- Additional EWA Alerts.
- Display important Update Notes separately.
|2022-03-21||SYSTEM_OPERATING_SEC||Security Checks in EWA||New check Security Risk Due to Outdated Support Packages will be part of sub chapter Software Configuration. This will help to resolve inconsistency between Maintenance Status of SAP HANA Database Revision - Age of Support Packages and sub-chapter Software Configuration.|
|2022-03-21||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Update to check 00115 Archiving is not set up for EWM Objects.|
|2022-03-21||Going Live Analysis||Going Live Analysis Report||Resolved issue with Solution Manager transaction DSADEV where user is not able to view the definition of 'Going Live Analysis' session.|
|2022-03-21||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||For the Prepare Step of a Going Live session, the algorithm to determine whether 'Current' and 'Planned' landscape is identical has been improved.|
|2022-03-21||GL3_PERFOV||Performance Overview||Moved check 'RFC Load initiated by Fiori' from chapter BI_WORKLOAD_ANALYSIS to Performance Analysis.|
|2022-03-21||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Changes implemented:|
- Correction of availabilities of wrong services.
- Reading and evaluating now Out Of Memory Dumps from Out Of Memory Event View
- For Non-EWA: Transparent Huge Pages are taken into account.
- Included SAP Note 3093542 - Transition to Python 3 of the Python Distribution Delivered With SAP HANA 2.0 Server to 'Important SAP Notes'.
- FRUN: Workaround regarding Log Backup issue.
- Further parameters change added.
- Improvement in the Global Consistency Check ( Wrong Rating if TIME_SINCE_LAST_RUN_DAYS = 0.00 ).
|2022-02-23||EA_R3_PERF||SAP Performance||This correction includes fixes for EWA discrepancies between EWA Overview and Detailed view of Top Transactions by Total Workload. Reduces the memory usage by reducing number of entries written to the DMD.|
|2022-02-23||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Deactivation of mini-check 'Segments not pre-calculated for DBA_SEGMENTS'.|
|2022-02-23||BW_APPLI||BW Applications||Adaptation of an EWA check related to BW Plan Buffers after customer feedback regarding|
misleading information in newer releases.
|2022-02-23||EW_R3_R3OP||SAP System Operation||Improved stability and value of the check.|
|2022-02-23||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Resolved 2 EWA issues:|
- In IBP systems with tenant type DEMO the tenant ID is not correctly mapped for unrestricted "internal' EWAs.
- The start date for long interval selection of UAAKF & purge op data is not set correctly.
|2022-02-23||SYSTEM_OPERATING_SEC||Security check||New/updated alerts for the topics "Standard users" and "Critical authorizations". The EWA now shows different alerts for issues found in administrative client 000 respective in other clients. The alerts show more details about the findings.|
|2022-02-16||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Limit the number of ATM log messages shown in the report.|
|2022-02-16||SQL_OPT_HDB, EW_FREC||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA, EW Further Recommendations||Contains change for step "Finish Preparation" in "Prepare Step".|
- All non-supported product usages will be listed, not just one. BPC is customized as being supported.
- Contains change related to the SAP HANA SQL Statement: (a) in case of a "SELECT FOR UPDATE" from table -- NRIV, some further details are provided and (b) the explanation for an SQL statement related to revision upgrade has been improved.
- Misleading sentence in the general text at the end of each service report was removed.
|2022-02-16||SERVICE_PREPARATION||Service preparation||Fix an issue where SAP Support Backbone check the wrong kernel release and patch level.|
|2022-02-16||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||New check for EWA: Enhanced Monitoring Check TECH_INIT_SFS -> Check #29, Reference HW_CAPACITY|
|2022-02-16||EW_ROOT||Root Check Group||Refinement of the security related alerts about standard passwords of standard users and about critical authorizations.|
New and changed alerts about
- standard passwords of standard users
- critical authorizations
Reference: SAP Note 1482613
|2022-02-10||Q_VALUE_HELP||Master Value Help - GA & EW||Maintenance of product master data entries in Q_VALUE_HELP.|
(SAP NetWeaver AS JAVA 7.2 does not show database checks)
(Enterprise Portal Java system does not show database checks)
|2022-02-10||EA_SYSTEM||System Configuration||SAP System Configuration -> Software Configuration -> HANA Database Version -> shows wrong available HANA SPS|
|2022-02-10||Q_SEC_ROOT||SC Questionnaire Root||Correction for dump in Q_SEC_ROOT.|
|2022-02-10||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Fixed an EWA issue where the Cloud tenant ID is sometimes not correctly identified.|
|2022-02-10||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Removed an obsolete SAP Note information from this check.|
|2022-02-10||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Correction of a dump in this check.|
|2022-01-31||GL_J2EE, SMD_J2EE||SAP J2EE Engine, Retrieve performance data for J2EE from BI||Resolve issue Java VM parameters are not completely supplied with current values.|
|2022-01-31||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New check 00120 Overdue Warehouse Tasks created more than a year ago introduced in APO_CHECKS check group.|
|2022-01-31||NW_GATEWAY, APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Correction of recommendation text for check 00094 No Capacity Upd for Non-final StgTyps EWM in APO_CHECKS check group.|
|2022-01-31||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||Correction of recommendation text for 00050 SAP Fiori User Count in NW_GATEWAY check group.|
|2022-01-31||SC_FINISH||Checks and tasks at the end|
The correction solves the issue about missing chapter "Detected Issues" in the Security Optimization Service.
|2022-01-20||EA_SYSTEM, Q_VALUE_HELP||System Configuration, Master Value Help - GA & EW||Small change in the Chapter Overview.|
Maintained new HANA Releases for manual sessions.
|2022-01-20||ADMIN_INFO, SQL_OPT_HDB||Administrative Information, SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||This requests contains several rather minor bugfixes, related to the HANA SQL Statements sections and the title page:|
Slight corruption of the "partition type" in the "tables" overview
Improved criteria for the alert for SQL statements rated to a "revision upgrade"
Unnecessary gap in the service name shown on the title page
Wrong entry in the table with "affected tables" and table sizes in case more than 10 tables are displayed
Avoid problems caused by filled overflow issues in when displaying the "where clause details"
Updated customizing for the assessment of the up-to-datedness of the download version for the HANA SQL statements
Ensure all statement are shown when a statement is causing an out-of-memory dump
|2022-01-20||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Suppress setting of attribute "DB Size" (context DATABASE) for product "SAP IBP OD"|
|2022-01-20||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Corrected a bug with the database free space calculation|
|2022-01-12||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||Introduction of a new set of EWA session attributes:|
'SMSYSYSTEM' 'ENVIRONMENT' 'IS_HEC' and 'SMSYSYSTEM' 'ENVIRONMENT' 'IS_PCE'
|2022-01-12||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||Correction of reading history for database growth and disk usage tab "Deviating from default" in HANA parameter. Check will not list parameters with <restore default> anymore.|
Adaption of rating strategy of check Row Store Size.
Adaption of output of the SDQ check in case of FRUN
Global consistency check is now also available for HANA > 126.96.36.199 and < 2.0 SPS4
|2022-01-12||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Resolved a short dump in ibp_checks action_045, exception CX_SY_OPEN_SQL_DB "numeric overflow".|
|2022-01-12||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Update of the HANA SQL Statement Hint recommendation due to changes in SAP Note 2700051.|
|2022-01-12||ADMIN_INFO, GSS_PREP_GA, SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Removed a misleading warning concerning the ST-PI SP in case of missing data for the HANA SQL analysis for non-ABAP systems.|
Removed an outdated warning in the prepare step of a Going Live session concerning the SCS instance.
Avoid double-entries occurring in rare cases in the table with table names related to an HANA SQL statement.
Ensure the real "Service Name" appears in the "Header" of the pages of an SAP Going Live Analysis Report (or similar).
|2021-12-10||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks|| Extends IBP purge operators check:|
- Improves parameter handling where value ranges are included in recommendations
- Corrects edge case rating for value range parameters
- Improves formatting of rating texts
|2021-12-10||GSS_PREP_GA, SQL_OPT_HDB||GSS preparation for GA session, SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Improvements for HANA SQL Statements Checks in non-EWA sessions by extending the possibility to exploit previous EWA sessions.|
Processed for the same system (checkgroup SQL_OPT_HDB)
=> a bugfix for irrelevant warnings in the final step in the prepare step in case the "Hardware Capacity Forecast Options" has been changed (checkgroup GSS_PREP_GA)
|2021-12-10||GL1_R3CONF||ABAP Configuration||Updated parameter recommendation.|
|2021-12-10||SC_BASISADMIN||Security Check Basis Administration Initializations for Security Check||EWA:|
- SYSTEM_OPERATING_SEC -> 00100 Check usage of user SAP*
-- Hide check in session and report
-- Alerts have been deactivated
- SC_FINISH -> 00011 Rating Overview
-- Rating overview improved, it now shows the icons used in the session tree
- SC_BASISADMIN -> 00028 Use of 'system' users for periodic background jobs (0211)
-- Check 0211 about user types used in periodic background jobs has been corrected and enriched with more and detailed data
- SC_J2EE -> Trivial Passwords are Not Sufficiently Prohibited (JE150)
-- Check has been deactivated
|2021-12-10||SERVICE_CHECK||DVM - Scoping Session||BW/4 systems are "recognized" within DVM Scoping sessions and that ADSO Change Log information is provided within the same.|
|2021-12-10||EA_FI||EWA Checks for FI||New check 00032 SAP HotNews MIR4:Payment block cannot be change|
|2021-12-10||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks|| Extended value checking for numeric values to catch garbage entries. |
- Fixed numeric parameter value handling to avoid type overflow
- Fixed 2 alerts to avoid raising red alerts for yellow-rated checks
|2021-12-10||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA|| Bugfix in checkgroup SQL_OPT_HDB: HANA SQL statements without information about statement HASH were potentially treated wrong.|
=> Improved criteria to identify HANA SQL statements that were negatively affected by a revision upgrade.
|2021-12-10||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Corrected a bug in action 25 of check group EW_DBORA related to missing primary indexes.|
|2021-11-26||SLT_CHECKS||SAP LT Replication Server||In EWA the check was wrongly given a red rating although no replication errors exist.|
|2021-11-26||Going Live Analysis||Going Live Analysis||Add the IBP chapter to the Going Live Analysis report definition.|
|2021-11-26||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Check ID 40 'Data Volume Limit on Time-Series Entries'|
Added user-readable date format, addition of % col, dates interval attribute, changed table sort order - Parameter change, increase rec'd value ANALYTICS MAX_ATTR_VALUES from 300 to 2000.
|2021-11-26||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||A new check is introduced to find performance degradations caused by revision upgrades.|
|2021-11-26||GL1_R3CONF||ABAP Configuration||Updated parameter recommendation.|
|2021-11-26||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New check 00119 Overdue Outbound Deliveries.|
|2021-11-26||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||Changed the column title of a table from "KB" to "MB" in check 276 for check group EW_DBORA.|
|2021-11-09||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||1) Inactive Add-Ons shall not be registered or displayed in the service sessions.|
2) No ABAP main instances flagged in GSS_SEC sessions and session remains empty.
|2021-11-09||EA_FINAL||Final Group||1) Inactive Add-Ons shall not be registered or displayed in the service sessions.|
2) No ABAP main instances flagged in GSS_SEC sessions and session remains empty.
|2021-11-09||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||- Consistency Check|
- SDQ Changes regarding FRUN
- New Parameter recommendation
- Parameters excluded from the NON-DEFAULT Parameter Check
- 2 Billion link is changed
- Improvement in the Largest Delta Merge Tables
- Change of Row Store Size Check (now: other rules are taken into account and a new download is read )
|2021-11-09||Q_VALUE_HELP||Master Value Help - GA & EW , Initialization of Technology Sessions||This contains the end-of-maintenance date correction for Oracle 19c|
from 31.03.2023 it is changed now to 30.04.2024.
|2021-11-09||EA_HEAD||Introduction Section of the EarlyWatch Alert Report||Going Live Analysis session processed on a Solution Manager: A Solution Manager, correctly configured sending EWA data with https to SAP, the rating is yellow instead of green.|
Check group or topic: SERVICE_PREPARATION; GLOBAL_INCLUDE
SAP Note 2823658 - EWA Checks for SAP Backbone Connectivity
|2021-11-09||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Fixes issues with IBP tenant mapping, Excel Add-In parameter handling and rating for AAKF upload limit.|
|2021-11-09||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Improved the titles of the Parameter Checks in the EWA report.|
|2021-11-09||APO_CHECKS||APO_CHECKS||Included is the check for Missing SAP Notes for EWM Correction functionality.|
|2021-10-22||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||Splitting EWA into two variants for cloud and on-prem. Modified objects: RDSVASATECH_INIT_SFS_______011|
|2021-10-22||IBP_CHECKS||Integrated Business Planning Checks||Filter maintenance for 11 Check Groups to support external EWA reports for Cloud customers.|
|2021-10-22||EW_R3_R3OP||SAP System Operation||Fix error that generate issue for EWA processing in cases where wrong data is read from old session.|
Change display of Number Range Objects if there are many of them.
Scope of this correction measure: Both changes improve stability. The latter helps to avoid the break of the PDF report generation if there is a large table of number ranges in the report. Review 2901633 -EWA: predictive check for number range exhaustion
|2021-10-22||EW_DBMSS||MSSQL Server checks||Correction to add correctly the available drive space when Windows mount points are used.|
|2021-10-22||SYSTEM_OPERATING_SEC||Security Checks in EWA||Check usage of user SAP*|
- Set text parameter WORKLOAD_USAGE_MONTH based on global variable STARTDATE001196
- Set rating (user SAP* is in use -> red, no usage -> green)
- Alert 47 User SAP* is used in the system.
Security -> 00110 SAP HANA Database -> 00133
- Perform coding only in case of 'GENERAL' 'Attached_SID' CS '~HANADB'.
|2021-10-22||EA_FI||EWA Checks for FI||Details in 2980796 - Financial Data Quality (FDQ): EarlyWatch Alert (EWA) and FDQ Dashboard.|
|2021-10-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Bug fix for check failed PPF actions.|
|2021-10-22||EA_HEAD||Introduction Section of the EarlyWatch Alert Report||The chapter overview in the EWA shows the real existing chapters.|
|2021-10-22||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||Truncation of entries in the OData graphs if they are too large for the graphic (over 53 characters).|
Alteration to the Top OData calls by Total Call Time table (fixed headings and data displayed to match EWA Workspace).
Modified the EWA Workspace link in OData check to bring you directly to the OData calls graphic.
|2021-10-22||EW_DBUDB||Checks for DB2 UDB on Unix and Windows||1. Bugfix for some existing checks, such as backup service, parameter in appendix, cpu cores in check BLU.|
2. New check: ALSM check. Check ID: 196
|2021-10-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Correction of text for SDQ chapter entry for EWM Checks|
|2021-10-22||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||This correction brings multiple changes to the UI_TECHNOLGIES group including the following:|
Resolved issue with HTTP/2 Support when the value is lowercase.
SAPUI5 Version: - Modification to the rating tables to include the latest End of Planned Maintenance date - Modifications to the
rating texts to include the Maintenance Schedule and End of Planned Maintenance Date.
|2021-10-22||Q_VALUE_HELP||Master Value Help - GA & EW||Update records on table DSVASCHECKGRPCUS which means update hardware list of workbench.|
|2021-10-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Created a new check for TM. Add quality check message for online collectors.|
|2021-10-22||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||A check on whether a previously recommended HANA Statement Hint was implemented.|
A bug fix preventing the use of HANA to be flagged as "not supported by an ARSD session".
|2021-10-22||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Included the title of the ASE Low Memory check in the report.|
|2021-09-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||Text changes for the 'Latest Support Pack Recommendation for EWM' check.|
|2021-09-22||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New Checks for TM created along with new jobs.|
|2021-09-22||SERVICE_DATA_QU||Service Data Quality||In the EWA Workspace the table "Legend for Priority Column is missing" (applies also to the reports generated at SAP).|
|2021-09-22||EA_APPL_DATA_VOL||Checks collecting data volume info||New node - error correction and new feature to switch on/off the evaluation part.|
|2021-09-22||BI_IM_TECH||Business Objects Tech:Business Intelligence/Information Mngt||Correction for dumps in CQC EWC caused by missing production versions.|
|2021-09-22||EA_APPL_DATA_VOL, SERVICE_DATA_QU, SQL_OPT_HDB, TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||In the section on HANA SQL statements, a new sub-section is created, showing the top-SQL statement of the hour with the highest CPU consumption in the week.|
=> a bugfix to avoid systems to be falsely classified as non-Unicode
=> updated texts in the DVM section
=> improved texts describing more clearly next steps in case of issue with the download data of the HANA SQL analysis in the "Service Data Quality" section.
|2021-09-22||EW_DBMSS||EarlyWatch Alert||Resolved error in EWA report on Java systems. Message indicate that CCMS Jobs do not exist. However no CCMS jobs can exist in Java systems.|
|2021-09-22||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||Changes have updated the ratings for the SAPUI5 version in accordance to|
|2021-09-22||MONITORING_SGL||Monitoring Checks for Support GoingLive Session||CQC GLS Cover Page.|
|2021-09-08||NW_GATEWAY||NetWeaver Gateway (for Sybase Unwired Platform etc.)||Setting of attribute 'ODATAWL_TRUE.|
|2021-09-08||EW_R3_WL||Workload Distribution||There is a kernel bug that can cause too high wait time values that invalidate the response time statistics.|
The fix detects these values and drops them.
|2021-09-08||BI_IM_TECH||Business Objects Tech: Business Intelligence/Information Mngt.||The scope of the correction is the remove the warning inside the EWA of a data services system, when data from the KPI script is missing.|
|2021-09-08||EA_SYSTEM||System Configuration||New chapter introduced for SAP Ariba CIG maintenance. Maintenance version for SAP Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway.|
|2021-08-30||GL1_R3CONF||ABAP Configuration||Resolved incorrect parameter recommendation|
|2021-08-30||APO_CHECKS, GL1_ROOT||General Checks for SCM, Root Checks of Going Live Analysis Session||Addition of EWM checks in manually delivered Go-live analysis session. Check for Archiving set up in EWM. Removal of user data in EWM and TM checks in accordance with the GDPR rules.|
|2021-08-30||APO_CHECKS, EA_SYSTEM, Q_VALUE_HELP||General Checks for SCM, System Configuration, Master Value Help - GA & EW||Fixed issue where EWM checks is present in EWA report when the EWM functionality is not active.|
|2021-08-09||GL1_R3CONF||ABAP Configuration||Resolved incorrect parameter recommendation.|
|2021-08-09||GSS_PREP_GA, SQL_OPT_HDB||GSS preparation for GA session, SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||A change in the "Prepare Step" to remove the risk of an inconsistency when the chosen "Sizing" approach has been changed after the prepare step was nearly finished.|
Introduced a check for indexes that have been created in line with our EWA recommendation.
Customizing to add "known issues" when checking expensive SQL statements in a HANA system
|2021-08-09||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||New NSE checks, new Check "SAP HANA Critical Limits", new check "MDC Overview", new HANA parameters settings, Adaptions in ST-SER coding because of changes in session download|
|2021-08-09||SC_BASISADMIN, SC_INIT, SC_USERAUTH||Security Check Basis Administration Initializations for Security Check, SC User authorization checks||Check SC_BASISADMIN -> 00061 -> 00001 -> 00074 Security Audit Log is not active (0170)|
Deactivation if managed system runs on SAP_BASIS 7.50 or higher
Check SC_USERAUTH -> 00071 -> 00001 -> 00012 Access the USR* Tables (0013)
Conditional text showing current table authorization group assignment for USR-tables
Check SC_BASISADMIN -> 00061 -> 0001 -> 0003 System Profiles Are Not Consistent (0153)
Ignore specific error "Internal error 0 calling PFL_READ_PROFILE_FROM_FILE"
Check SC_BASISADMIN -> 00061 -> 0037 -> 0044 Users Authorized to Maintain Trusting Systems
Conditional text showing authorization objects depending on the release
|2021-08-09||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New check for Recommended Background Jobs in EWM|
Change on all EWM checks to have a chapter in the EWA report only when there is a red or yellow rating
|2021-07-30||GSS_PREP_GA, SQL_OPT_HDB||GSS preparation for GA session, SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Increased selection options and improved documentation of the first step of the "Prepare Step" of an "Analysis" session => changes to take into account the additional information collected in the download of HANA SQL Statement from SAP Note 2344673 symptom 29 (available as of version 35 of SAP Note 2344673 - - ST-PI: Download Function Module for SQL Analysis|
|2021-07-30||BW_APPLI||BW Applications||It contains a rework of the NRIV check in EWAs (BW content): check 1|
68 of group BW_APPLI. The check rating now takes growth rates into account rather then using only the current value (EWA workspace)
|2021-07-22||EA_FI||EWA Checks for FI||Correction mentioned in SAP Note 2980796 - - Financial Data Quality (FDQ): EarlyWatch Alert (EWA) and FDQ Dashboard|
|2021-07-22||SERVICE_DATA_QU||Service Data Quality||The Service Data Quality entry for EWA_TIMEPROFILE_TOTAL includes text parameters, but they cannot be displayed and have to be taken out. The text now no longer contains these text parameters.|
|2021-07-22||EW_R3_R3OP||SAP System Operation||This correction introduces code to read the download data from ST-PI instead of the ST-A/PI. SAP Note: 2901633 - EWA: predictive check for number range exhaustion.|
|2021-07-22||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||The discrepancy is fixed by correcting the filter used to determine the used apps for the "Application Component" chart. Refer to SAP Note 2939430 - -Missing Data in User Experience Section of EarlyWatch Alert Dashboard|
|2021-07-08||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||EWM Check 00093 Latest Support Pack Recommendation |
EWM Check 00092 Important SAP Notes for Extended Warehouse Management
EWM Check 00112 Missing Important EWM SAP Notes for Stock Inconsistencies
|2021-07-08||SIZING_QS||Sizing||1. Add the mapping between XI-J2EE in QS and PI product in workbench.|
2. Fix the issue that can’t read JAVA product SID.
|2021-07-08||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||This repair relates to an overflow bug and simply extends the data type length for the variable BYTES_SEND_TO_CLIENT.|
|2021-07-08||TECH_INIT_SFS||Initialization of Technology Sessions||This change request contains changes to TECH_INIT_SFS that helps to make the "prepare step" of an Analysis Session more robust and more efficient in cases that "current" and "planned" landscape differ.|
|2021-07-08||Earlywatch||Earlywatch||Addition of the 'Table Options' check of check group EA_DB_SYBASE to the TPO report definition.|
|2021-07-08||SLT_CHECKS||SAP LT Replication Server||The correction prevents a dump in SLT checks, which might be raised for SLT systems with large replication volume.|
|2021-07-08||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Contains a workaround for a misleading text in the section "Service Preparation" when the session was generated in the SAP internal delivery system.|
|2021-07-08||SQL_OPT_HDB||SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Includes a modification in to prevent the creation of an alert of an "expensive statement" when the statement is actually among the top-SQL statements, but not causing any issue.|
|2021-06-29||UI_TECHNOLOGIES||UI technologies||Correct an issue where this chapter displays a different value for parameter icm/HTTP/support_http2 than in transaction RZ11.|
|2021-06-29||SERVICE_DATA_QU, EA_FI||Service Data Quality, EWA Checks for FI||Added two new checks. Both checks are reconciliation checks. One for S4/HANA and the other in Asset Accounting. Also added a few small text adjustments.|
|2021-06-29||GSS_PREP_GA, TECH_INIT_SFS||GSS preparation for GA session, Initialization of Technology Sessions||Improves the assessment of HANA SQL Statements, both by taking the most recent recommendations from SAP Note 2000002 and 2700051.|
into account and by removing recommendations in situations when they are not relevant. Removes the option "HW Estimation" in the prepare step of an Analysis session as it turned out that method is no longer appropriate for current system usage. Removes outdated content from the Going Live Report. Improves the instruction text of step "planned product" in the prepare step of an analysis session.
|2021-06-29||EW_DBORA||Database Oracle||A fix for systems using Java and an Oracle RAC database. There is a dump due to the incorrect naming convention for the Oracle RAC instances.|
"PRD~JAVA" should simply be "PRD". The solution is to update the naming conventions to remove the possibility of the dump.
|2021-06-18||MA_MIGRATION_PROJECT||Migration Project related Checks||This fixes a bug, where the database size that the customer provided was not recognized by the system as a number. That leads to missing content in the service report and misleading error messages.|
|2021-06-18||EarlyWatch Alert||EarlyWatch Alert||Not all necessary information from SNOTE can be extracted from EarlyWatch Alert.|
Scope of this correction measure: EarlyWatch Alert Service
Check group: None. This creates an alias table for extraction. as a global object.
|2021-06-18||EA_SYSTEM||System Configuration||In the chapter 'System Configuration' we recommend now necessary SAP Notes for certain releases before an upgrade has to be done (important for HANA 1.0 ).|
|2021-06-18||HANA_CHECKS||SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance Checks||HANA parameter changes:|
- in check "Column Tables with Largest Delta Stores" now also the number of days since last merge are checked
- advanced migration analysis session was reworked
- HANA workload parameter check was enhanced
|2021-06-18||MONITORING_HANA||Monitoring checks for HANA||SAP HANA Mini Check is again occurring in the GLS Service|
|2021-06-18||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||New checks for TM.|
1. Identify if TM is in use.
2. Recommendation to upgrade to latest SP.
3. Recommendation to implement the important SAP Notes for Transportation Management.
5. Check for failed background RFC units for Transportation Management.
4. Check for failed Post Processing Framework Framework actions for Transportation Management.
6. Check for scheduled but not processed Post Processing Framework Framework actions for Transportation Management.
7. Check for Transfer of Requirements and Freight Settlement documents open for more than one year.
8. Check for Freight Settlement documents with inconsistent Lifecycle status.
|2021-06-18||EW_STATUS, GSS_PREP_GA||Service Summary, GSS preparation for GA session||Contains changes to Check Groups EW_STATUS and GSS_PREP_GA in order to introduce a new step in the "prepare step" of a GoingLive Analysis session, warning the user earlier about possible un-intended entries.|
|2021-06-10||Q_VALUE_HELP, TECH_INIT_SFS||Master Value Help - GA & EW , Initialization of Technology Sessions||New product version added: SAP HANA CLOUD 1.0|
Usage detection for EWM and TM added
RDSVASATECH_INIT_SFS_______011 -> action_026
RDSVASATECH_INIT_SFS_______011 -> action_146
|2021-06-10||GSS_PREP_GA, SQL_OPT_HDB||GSS preparation for GA session, SQL Statement Tuning for SAP HANA||Main purpose is a fix for the information displayed for HANA SQL Statements: while we reduced the details to be displayed in the|
report recently, we should have continued to show detailed information in case of particularly interesting SQL Statements. The extended display with details for particularly interesting SQL statement is achieved with this correction.
|2021-06-10||GSS_PREP_GA, TECH_INIT_SFS||GSS preparation for GA session, Initialization of Technology Sessions||Simplification of the prepare step for a "Going Live Analysis" session: the number of CPU's are prefilled also in case of virtualized hardware (but can be changed manually if required, for example when the entitlement is set to a small value)|
|2021-06-10||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Correction of the 'Data Cache Recommendations' check.|
|2021-06-10||EA_DB_SYBASE||Database SAP ASE||Adapting the content of EA_DB_SYBASE checks for Migration Analysis sessions|
|2021-06-10||APO_CHECKS, EWA_SCMEWM||General Checks for SCM||The following changes have been implemented:|
1. New check for Failed and Unprocessed PPF actions in EWM
2. Check to prevent update terminations due to missing TU Hus
|2021-05-27||SC_ROOT_NEW||Guided Security Optimization / Root Group||No or wrong check results about profile parameters for combined ABAP/HANADB systems. Refer SAP Note 3053829-SOS: No or wrong check results about profile parameters for combined ABAP/HANADB systems|
|2021-05-27||EA_FINAL||Final Group||Adjust chart top 5 transactions and top 3 task types in Trend Analysis|
|2021-05-27||APO_CHECKS||General Checks for SCM||It contains the extension of check text for System Parameters check for Enqueue Server and SAP Note change in the Alert.|
|2021-05-27||SERVICE_DATA_QU||Service Data Quality||Text missing in Service Data Quality (SDQ)|
Scope of this correction measure: New SDQ text
Hourly Performance Profile data is missing in the SAP EarlyWatch Alert Dashboard:
YSAP-EWA_WS_LINK_PERFORMANCE . Implement SAP Note 3034119.