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Release Notes Q4 / 2012

AGS Service &Support Infrastructure


November 2012
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Agenda
Basic Information
Business Suite & Business Analytics
Business One
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Release Notes Q4 / 2012
Basic Information
The release dates for the Support Applications in 2012 are scheduled for:
Purpose of Release Notes
The purpose of Release Notes is to give users of the Support Applications a brief overview of the
enhancements or new developments, which will be available in the forthcoming release.
Release Notes Cycle
Release Notes are scheduled for the end of every development quarter.
Dev Q2 Dev Q3
.
Sept 1, 2012 March 3, 2012 June 2, 2012
Dev Q1 Dev Q4
Nov 24, 2012
Dec 01, 2012
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Agenda
Basic Information
Business Suite & Business Analytics
SAP Support Portal Enhancements
New features in the Product Availability Matrix 2.0
New Password Expiry Alert
Stronger password policy for S-users in SMP
Maintain e-mail Domain
Customer Messages
Quick Sizer Version 30 Change List
Support Newsletter
New Remote Service: HTTP-based Tools
Partner WTS: General availability of all remote services
Business One
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New features in the Product Availability Matrix 2.0 (1/2)
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
December 01, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-PAM-CONT or feedback options in PAM footer
Description of Enhancement
With the Q4 transport e.g. following new features will be available in the PAM 2.0:
5 Market Categories as filter options and attribute of a software product version
New filter My Companys Licensed Software Products
Link to a software product versions download area in the SAP Software Distribution Center
Additional search field in the search results area and default number of displayed search results per page is 20 instead of 8
In a software product versions technical release information
for OS and DB now detailed maintenance end information is displayed
in the overview table and in the detailed view for a product instance its technology type is displayed
(e.g. if it is an ABAP, Java 2 Enterprise Edition or a dual stack)
In the overview table it is now shown how many release information entries there are for a product instance x release
category combination
See screenshots on next page
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New features in the Product Availability Matrix 2.0 (2/2)
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New Password Expiry alert
Basic Information Screenshot
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
November 24, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-SAPSMP
Description of Enhancement
A blue Password Expiry icon in the SAP Support
Portals header indicates if the users password has
not been changed for more than 12 months.
Clicking it opens the Change password form.

Other icons:
System News (purple icon)
the news is displayed when clicking the icon
SSO expiry (orange icon)
a pop-up is opened with the option to renew the
certificate or postpone the reminder
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Stronger password policy for S-users in SMP
Basic Information Screenshot
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
November 24, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-SAPSMP-USR
Description of Enhancement
In order to protect your data security, new
password rules apply for new passwords:

Your password must:
Be 8 characters long
Include at least one letter (a-z, A-Z) and one
number (0-9). Note: the password is not case-
sensitive
Include at least one special character from the
following set: ! \ " @ $ % & / ( { [ ] } ) + - * = ? ' ~ #
_ . , ; : < >
Not contain any blanks
Not start with ? or !
Not begin with 3 identical characters
Be different from the last 5 passwords
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Maintain e-mail Domain
Basic Information Screenshot
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback
Component:
Customer/Partner
SAP Support Portal
November 24, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-SAPSMP-USR
Description of Enhancement
Maintain e-mail domain enhancements:
The list provides now the history of deleted
domains, including date of deletion, time
of deletion and which user or SAP has
deleted the email-domain.
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Customer Message Search
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
November 24, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-SAPSMP-SUP
Description of Enhancement
Enhancement to Customer Message Search Results
Messages and notes will be opened in uniquely identified windows so that you may have multiple messages/notes displayed at the
same time.
Message Search Results table will show the Automatic Closing date for messages in Customer Action or Solution Provided status



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Quick Sizer Version 30 Change List
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
December 01, 2012
December 04, 2012
XX-SER-SAPSMP-QS
Description of Enhancement
Change List
A new questionnaire for SAP Retail Point of Sales Data Mart was introduced
The values for I/O were decreased and are now available for all applications
Result categories:
- were revised for all SAP solutions (except of SAP In-Memory Computing which stay the same): new values are
XS (<8000 SAPS) , S (<16,000 SAPS), M (<32,000 SAPS), L (<48,000 SAPS), XL (<72,000 SAPS) , and XXL (>72,000 SAPS)
- Result categories for SAP NetWeaver BW were now the same as for all SAP solutions (except SAP In-Memory Computing)
- Result category XXXL was deleted
Analytics Solutions: SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence questionnaire was updated

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Support Newsletter
Basic Information Screenshot
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback
Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
November 24, 2012

XX-SER-SMP
Description of Enhancement
Newsletter format enhancement
Newsletter layout has been updated



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New Remote Service: HTTP-based Tools
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Customer / Partner
SAP Support Portal
December 01, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-NET / CSA-SPE-STFK
Description of Enhancement
New remote service: HTTP-based Tools
Remote service used for applications based on the HTTP/HTTPS protocol but not able to handling web-proxy environments
Customers can find setup information in SAP note 1787981
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Partner WTS: General availability of all remote services
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
Internal / Partner
CSS / SAP Support Portal
December 01, 2012
December 01, 2012
XX-SER-NET / CSA-SPE-STFK
Description of Enhancement
Partner WTS: General availability of all remote services
Partner WTS is now able to handle all existing remote services such as SAP HANA database remote connection or new HTTP-
Connect


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Agenda
Basic Information
Business Suite & Business Analytics
Business One
SAP Support Portal Enhancements
B1 License Key Application
DRQ in B1 Partner Dashboard



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B1 License Key Application
Basic Information
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback Component:
B1 Customer / B1 Partner
SAP Service Marketplace (OW1, OW2)
December 01, 2012
December 01, 2012
SBO-CRO-SMP
Description of Enhancement
Enhancements for B1 license key application
Add SAP B1 VERSION FOR SAP HANA in PV selection.
Offer selection for DB size for a B1 system NDB.


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Development Requests in B1 Partner Dashboard
Basic Information Screenshot
Target Group:
Target System:
Technical Go Live:
Business Go Live:
Feedback
Component:
B1 Partner
SMP (OW1, OW2)
December 01, 2012
December 01, 2012
SBO-CRO-SMP
Description of Enhancement
`DRQ in B1 PD
Integrate Development Request information.
into Business One Support Dashboard to
facilitate the DRQ information check for
partners.