If you've upgraded to SAP ERP on SAP HANA or SAP S/4HANA, join this webcast to learn how to use data aging to manage hot and cold documents. You'll learn about data aging objects and their methods, creating partitions, executing data aging runs, and more. We’ll demonstrate the setting up of data-aging basis tables for application logs and intermediate documents.

Key takeaways:

  • Hear an overview of data aging.
  • For the cost-effective operation of SAP HANA software systems, SAP recommends data management and data aging capabilities.
  • Learn how to manage operationally relevant data (hot data) to reduce the memory footprint of SAP HANA.


Tammy Powlas, Business Analyst, ASUG Volunteer


  • Key Outcomes and Agenda- 3:52
  • Why Data Aging and How it Helps- 4:31
  • Data Aging Prerequisites and Authorizations- 5:54
  • List of Data Aging Objects- 7:18
  • Statistics Before Aging- 8:26
  • Steps to Perform Data Aging- 9:30
  • Create Partitions- 10:03
  • Creating and Managing Data Aging Groups- 14:40
  • Status of Partitions Post-Aging- 17:09
  • Create/Manage Partitions for iDocs- 20:08
  • Monitoring Data Aging Runs- 24:32
  • Summary- 26:22

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