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News for DVM

The DVM Dashboard is available via One Support Launchpad.

Access it here: DVM Dashboard (Customer Access: S-User in SAP ONE Support Launchpad with authorization: "Service Reports & Feedback“)

It is designed with SAP's next generation of products in mind

  • S/4HANA,
  • Suite-on-HANA

In the attached document you can find a brief introduction to the DVM Dashboard, the technical prerequisites, how to access the tools and how to avail of further DVM services via the DVM Dashboard.

If you are planning or on the way to migrating to S/4HANA check out this document for guidance on DVM topics to focus on pre-conversion.

S/4 HANA - where to focus pre-conversion




Many customers use the Data Volume Managements tools and processes to manage & control their SAP Landscape data. 
Growth in data volumes can be driven by numerous factors. As a result too much data tends to remain on the live database, in many cases data that is never used is stored on the live database. Retaining too much data or keeping it when it is no longer useful or required can lead to rising IT costs, complex system management and decelerated system performance.

Ideally, You want to run your database as lean as possible by getting rid of waste and keeping the relevant data for your business processes.

This topic becomes even more relevant in the context of an SAP HANA installation.

The Solution
SAP Data Volume Management describes a process and provides tools and services to ensure that all aspects in the life-cycle for managing and controlling data are covered.

The Benefits

  • Reduced System Size & Growth Rate
  • Lean run system
  • Transparency on data volumes throughout your landscape
  • Transparency on key S/4HANA specific DVM Metrics
  • Insights on applicable DVM counter measures
  • Knowledge and best practices for deploying DVM counter measures
  • End to End process for managing your data volumes
Services & Training

Please sign up for the SAP Learning Hub and access our Learning Catalogue. Search for Data Volume Management topics.

You can Sign up at SAP Enterprise Support Academy

Media Library


Useful Links

The following links provide you with access to a wealth of DVM materials. Use these to build your knowledge and gain best practice recommendations from SAP.

 Video tutorial sessions


DVM Workcenter - Troubleshooting

SAP Enterprise Support Value Maps

Tackling the Big Data challenge

How to Find a Certified ILM Storage Partner Information Lifecycle Management