Whenever the database is in operation, you have to perform a series of regular administration tasks, such as data backups. In many cases, you can automate administration tasks.

There are also administration tasks that you have to perform in the case of certain events, such as restoring the database after a system failure.


The following database tools are available for managing database instances:

?     Database Manager (Database Manager GUI and Database Manager CLI)

?     CCMS (only in SAP systems)


Creating and Configuring a Database Instance


?     Users, Authentication and Authorizations

?     Backing Up and Restoring

?     Exporting and Importing

?     Replication and High Availability

See also:

Database Manager GUI

Database Manager CLI

Database Administration in CCMS: MaxDB

Database Administration in CCMS: SAP liveCache Technology

MaxDB Security Guide