SAP NetWeaver Portal - System Administration



This course is based on software release SAP Enterprise Portal 7.40 and it covers content related to SAP Enterprise Portal 7.3x and 7.40; the training system landscape is setup with SAP Enterprise Portal 7.40.


  • C_BOBIP_40 - SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP BusinessObjects Business
  • C_BOBIP_41 - SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP BusinessObjects Business
  • C_BOE_30 - SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise


  • Technology consultant
  • System administrator
  • Helpdesk / COE support


  • SAPEP_15

Learning Objectives

  • Configure user administration and logon
  • Implement an authorization concept in the portal
  • Describe the variants of single sign-on
  • Connect SAP Systems to an SAP Enterprise Portal
  • Operate and monitor an SAP Enterprise Portal securely
  • Implement advanced portal scenarios

1. User Administration and Authentication

  • Configuring the User Management Engine (UME) with LDAP Directory as a Data Source
  • Describing the Different Authentication Mechanisms
  • Describing Authentication Schemes
  • Setting Up Anonymous Access
  • Configuring Integrated Windows Authentication
  • Performing User Administration and Self-Registration Tasks

2. Portal Authorization

  • Describing Delegated Content Administration Tasks
  • Setting Permissions on Security Zones
  • Setting Permissions on Portal Applications
  • Describing UME Actions

3. Single Sign-On (SSO) to Back-End Systems

  • Using Single Sign-On Logon Tickets
  • Configuring Single Sign-On with User Mapping
  • Using SAML 2.0

4. Integration of SAP Applications

  • Defining a Back-End System Landscape
  • Setting Up Single Sign-On
  • Uploading Roles from ABAP-Based SAP Systems

5. Solution Management

  • Monitoring the Portal
  • Analyzing the SAP NetWeaver Log Viewer and the Monitoring Service
  • Configuring Availability Monitoring for the Portal
  • Configuring Specific Portal Monitoring Features
  • Creating Broadcast Messages
  • Using the Support Tools
  • Transporting Portal Content
  • Describing Backup and Restore Strategies

6. Network Infrastructure

  • Managing Network Security
  • Defining Load Balancing
  • Describing Accelerated Application Delivery (AccAD) Basics

7. Advanced Portal Scenarios

  • Configuring Navigation Settings and Bandwidth Optimization
  • Setting Up a Federated Portal Network