Configuring SAP monitoring

To monitor a SAP system, the Monitoring Agent for SAP Applications must connect to an application server in the system to be monitored so that the agent can access the Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP) code that is provided with the product.

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The SAP agent is a multiple instance agent. You must create the first instance and start the agent manually.

After you install the SAP agent, you can import the Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP) transport on the SAP system to support data collection in the SAP system. For more information, see Importing the ABAP transport on the SAP system.

After you configure the SAP agent, you must verify the agent configuration. For more information, see Verifying agent configuration.

To delete the ABAP transport from the SAP system, you must import delete transport to the SAP system. For more information, see Deleting the ABAP transport from the SAP system.

The new CCMS design is enabled by default. Entry is present in the database table /IBMMON/ITM_CNGF for isnewccmsdesign parameter whose value is set to YES.

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