SAP BW Upgrade

BW Feature Tests Help Set Expectations

The testing of standard BW features seems like redundant effort; especially given that SAP AG tests the core functionality before releasing patches and enhancement packs. So what makes additional testing and measuring of BW features, that should already work, worth my time and effort? Lets examine one key object. A DataStore is a corner stone…   [read more…]

SAP BW Upgrade

BW Feature Testing Benefits the Business

It is time for the next upgrade project. The team members are being selected and gather; were you the one assigned with the responsibility of regression testing? You must be holding the short straw. :-) This usually involves the creation of new documentation and test scenarios because the prior upgrade project did not leave a…   [read more…]

SAP BW Upgrade

BW Upgrade Projects and Feature Testing

Questions that arise during a BW upgrade project include: Are the standard object features behaving as expected? Is the enhancement pack itself broken? By having a series of pre-defined feature tests available in the system, we are able to run them independently of the DataModel used in the BW production system. By being able to…   [read more…]