Installation & Upgrade Documentation

Here you can find comprehensive technical documentation (for example, Master Guides, installation and upgrade guides) for the following areas:



Industry Solutions

SAP provides a portfolio of solutions that meet the needs of more than 20 industries, for example Automotive, Banking, or Public Sector

SAP Business Suite Family of Business Applications

SAP Business Suite is a family of solutions and an integration and application platform. It provides open business applications that maximize return on relationships by integrating people, information, and processes. Examples: SAP ERP, SAP Customer Relationship Management

Cloud Solutions from SAP

Here you can find information and documentation about Cloud Solutions from SAP, such as SAP Cloud for Customer.

SAP NetWeaver

SAP NetWeaver is the open integration and application platform that integrates people, information and processes into one hub, across technologies and organizations, to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO).

In-Memory Computing

Guides and further information with regard to SAP In-Memory Appliance (SAP HANA )

SAP Solution Extensions

Developed by independent partners, solution extensions integrate easily with SAP software -- offering cross-solution and cross-industry functionality that complement SAP solution capabilities. Examples: SAP Archiving and Document Access by OpenText, SAP Quality Center by HP

SAP Components

Installation and upgrade guides for SAP Components, for example SAP Solution Manager, Software Logistics Toolset.

SAP Mobile

SAP Mobile provides solutions and strategies to help make your employees, customers, and partners more efficient. In this area you can find guides pertaining to the SAP Mobiliser Platform and SAP Afaria.

SAP xApps

SAP xApps are packaged composite applications that enable continuous business innovation -- and provide the flexibility necessary to respond quickly and profitably to business change without disrupting existing IT investments.

Note: Here you can only find guides for older releases. The former SAP xApps are now managed and marketed by the relevant solution areas.


Installation and upgrade guides for Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management, Governance, Risk, Compliance and Information Management.

Focused Business Solutions

Installation and upgrade guides for divers solution such as SAP Liquidity Risk Management (LRM), or SAP Trade Promotion Optimization.

Database Upgrades

Guides for upgrading or migrating databases.

SAP Library

Installation guides for installing the SAP Library.

SAP JVM Switch Tool

Guides for the SAP JVM Switch Tool

Other Documentation

In this section, you can find other documentation that is relevant for installation and upgrade, such as gudies for SAP Knowledge Acceleration.

Alphabetical Index

The following index provides you with direct access to installation and upgrade guides for all products.

Accelerated Application Delivery for SAP NetWeaver
SAP Acrobat Connect Professional Applications by Adobe
SAP Acrobat Connect Professional Meeting
SAP Acrobat Connect Professional Learning
Adaptive Computing Controller
Add-On Components
SAP Advanced Track and Trace for Pharmaceuticals
SAP for Aerospace and Defense
SAP Agricultural Contract Management
SAP Apparel and Footwear Solution
SAP Application Interface Framework
SAP Archiving by OpenText
SAP Archiving and Document Access by OpenText
SAP Asset Lifecycle Accounting
SAP Asset Retirement Obligation Management
SAP for Automotive

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SAP Bank Analyzer
SAP for Banking
SAP Basis
SAP Beverage
SAP Billing Consolidation
SAP Budgeting and Planning for Public Sector
SAP Bulk Fuel Management
SAP Business Communications Management
SAP Business Designer by IDS Scheer
SAP BusinessObjects Explorer Accelerated Version
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI)
SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise Performance Managment (EPM)
SAP BusinessObjects Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC)
SAP BusinessObjects Information Management (IM)
SAP BusinessObjects Roaming BI by MeLLmo
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation
Business Process Blueprinting
SAP Business Process Optimization by IDS Scheer
SAP Business Process Tracking for Utilities
SAP Business Server and Publisher by IDS Scheer
SAP BW — click SAP NetWeaver and select a release

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SAP Catch Weight Management
SAP Central Process Scheduling by Redwood
SAP for Chemicals
SAP Common Area Maintenance Expense Recovery
SAP Complex Assembly Manufacturing
SAP Complex Assembly Manufacturing for Defense & Security
SAP Configure, Price, and Quote
Connection Package for Collaborative Health Networks
Connector for SAP Financial Services Network
SAP Connector to eBAgent
SAP for Consumer Products
SAP Content Server
SAP Convergent Charging
Cross-Application Tools
SAP Cross-Channel Order Management for Retail
SAP Customer Business Planning
SAP Customer Engagement Intelligence

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Database Upgrades
SAP Data Maintenance for ERP by Vistex
Data Privacy Composite Application by SAP and Cisco
SAP Defense MILSTRIP Purchasing
SAP for Defense & Security
SAP Demand Signal Management
SAP Digital Asset Management by OpenText
SAP Direct Store Delivery
SAP Document Access by OpenText
SAP Document Builder
SAP Document Presentment by OpenText

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SAP EEG Billing for German Electricity Feed
SAP EHS Management
SAP Employee File Management by OpenText
SAP Energy Portfolio Management
SAP for Engineering, Construction and Operations
SAP Enterprise Inventory Optimization by SmartOps
SAP Enterprise Modeling Applications by IDS Scheer
SAP Enterprise Modeling by IDS Scheer
SAP Enterprise Portal - see SAP NetWeaver  > <Release>
SAP Environmental Compliance
SAP Event Management
SAP Exchange Infrastructure - see SAP NetWeaver > <Release>
SAP Extended ECM by OpenText
SAP Extended Warehouse Management
SAP Extended Warehouse Management for Fashion

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SAP Financials
SAP Flexible Solution Billing
SAP Fraud Management
SAP Frontend Components (ITS/GUI)
SAP Fundraising Management

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Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC)
SAP GRC Access Control
SAP GRC Global Trade Services
SAP GRC Nota Fiscal Electronica
SAP GRC Process Control
SAP GRC Risk Management

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Connection Package for Collaborative Health Networks
SAP for Healthcare
SAP for Higher Education & Research
SAP for High Tech
SAP Human Resources

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IBM DB2 for Linux, Unix, and Windows (Database Upgrade)
SAP for Industrial Machinery & Components
SAP Industry Composite Applications
Informix (Database Upgrade)
SAP In-Memory Appliance (SAP HANA)
SAP Innovation Management
SAP for Insurance
SAP Invoice Management by OpenText
SAP Intelligent Metering for German Energy Utilities
SAP Intercompany Data Exchange for German Electricity Feed
SAP Intercompany Data Exchange for German Metering

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SAP Knowledge Accelerator
SAP Knowledge Warehouse

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SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server
SAP Learning Solution w/ Community
SAP Liquidity Risk Management
SAP for Life Sciences
Loadrunner by HP Enterprise Edition
SAP Loadrunner by HP

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SAP Manufacturing
SAP Manufacturing Execution by Visiprise
SAP Master Data Governance
Max DB (Database Upgrade)
SAP for Media
SAP for Mill Products
SAP for Mining
SAP Mobile Applications
SAP Mobile Asset Management (MAM)
SAP Mobile Asset Management for Utilities
SAP Mobile Direct Store Delivery (MDSD)
Mobile Gateway
SAP Mobile Sales (MSA), Handheld
SAP Mobile Sales Online
SAP Mobile Time and Travel (MTT)
MS SQL Server (Database Upgrade)
SAP Multiresource Scheduling

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SAP NetWeaver
SAP NetWeaver BI Content
SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse Accelerator
SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment
SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search
SAP NetWeaver Identity Management
SAP Landscape Virtualization Management
SAP NetWeaver Master Data Management
SAP NetWeaver Mobile
SAP NetWeaver Process Integration

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SAP for Oil & Gas
SAP Option for  Extended OCR by OpenText
Oracle (Database Upgrade)

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SAP Payment Engine
SAP for Professional Services
SAP Price and Margin by Vendavo (< Version 7.0)
SAP Price and Margin by Vendavo (as of Version 7.0)
SAP Pricing and Costing for Utilities
SAP Process Object Builder
SAP Process Performance Management by IDS Scheer
SAP Product Lifecycle Costing
SAP Productivity Composer by RWD
SAP Productivity Pack by RWD
SAP Public Budget Formulation
SAP for Public Sector

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SAP Quality Center by HP

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SAP REACH Compliance
SAP Real-Time Offer Management
SAP for Reinsurance
SAP for Retail
RWD Info Pak
SAP R/3 Enterprise

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SAP SCM Server
SAP Screen Personas
SAP Service and Asset Management
Software Logistics Toolset
SAP Solution Manager
SAP Solution Sales and Billing
SAP Solution Sales Configuration
SAP Solutions for Auto-ID and Item Serialization
SAP Solutions for RFID
SAP Solutions for Performance Management
SAP Spend Analytics
SAP Strategy Management
SAP Supplier Lifecycle Management
SAP Supply Chain Performance Management
SAP Supply Chain Management (SAP SCM)
SAP Supply Network Collaboration (SAP SNC)

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SAP Talent Visualization by Nakisa
SAP Tax Classification and Reporting
SAP for Telecommunications
SAP Test Acceleration and Optimization
SAP Test Data Migration Server
SAP Total Margin Management
SAP Trade Promotion Optimization
SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM)
SAP Transportation Management, Localization for Russia
SAP Transportation Resource Planning

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SAP for Utilities
SAP User Experience Management by Knoa

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SAP Vistex Chargebacks and Incentives
SAP Visual Enterprise
SAP Visual Information for Plants by NRX

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SAP Waste & Recycling Componenst by PROLOGA
SAP Web Application Server
SAP for Wholesale Distribution
SAP Workforce Performance Builder

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SAP xApp Cost and Quotation Management
SAP xApp Integrated Exploration and Production
SAP xApp Lean Planning and Operations
SAP xApp Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence
SAP xApps for Personal Productivity
SAP xApp Product Definition
SAP xApp Resource and Portfolio Management
SAP xApp Sales and Operations Planning

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SAP Yard Logistics

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