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Optimizing SAP performance of the newly implemented, upgraded or migrated SAP environment should be one of the top priorities of an application or technology refresh project besides gaining some new functionality or business benefits. However, our experience shows that most customers either short-cut these efforts or they are done as an after-thought. Even when it is baked into the plan, often there are controversies about how to best approach performance testing, monitoring and optimization as part of an overall performance assurance methodology. The results frequently reflect post-golive issues which hinder availability, end-user experience, that cause management and operation teams much headache.
In this post we will cover some essential items and best practices to consider when planning performance assurance around the life cycle management of an SAP environment. We'll also point out some useful tools you can use to implement these tips, where appropriate.