The following sections describe how to configure individual elements of user and role administration:
Before you use an ABAP system productively, you need to fulfill the prerequisites for administering users. In particular, this includes the following tasks:
This section describes how you can divide the user administration tasks among a number of administrators to ensure task separation when assigning authorizations.
In addition to the setting-up of the tool, this section also describes how to handle authorization checks.
This section contains the password rules, the logon and password profile parameters, and the Customizing switches for generated passwords.
This section describes what you can do during the installation to protect users that already exist against misuse.
This section describes which functions are available to the administrator for role administration, and the indirect assignment of roles using the organizational structure.
This section describes how you can centrally set up and operate user administration for an ABAP system group.
This section describes how to set up a central repository for all user- and role-specific data.
This section describes how to set up an LDAP-compatible directory service and data synchronization between this and the ABAP system.
This section describes how to changeover the role administration with the profile generator and general postprocessing when upgrading.