This phase is mainly required for refresh, when the target landscape already exists and will be provided with new data from the source (production) landscape. It includes saving configurations and data from the target systems and preparing them for the refresh.
2.1 – Save important information of components of the target landscape
2.2 – Finish operations on target systems
Finish operations on the target systems. Ensure consistency to systems outside the target landscape that are not refreshed during this procedure.
2.3 – Do solution-specific preparations
Any other preparations
2.4 – Stop components of the target landscape
The target landscape must be shut down before the data can be copied.
2.5 – Save other configuration data of the target landscape
Save any other configuration information of the target environment that could be overwritten by the copy procedure (like operating system or database profiles). Such data is stable after the components’ shutdown.
2.6 – Backup target landscape
2.7 – Prepare any other systems outside the target landscape
Document the following settings e.g. by using screenshots:
For ecommerce and mobile scenarios please recheck SAP Note 886104 – System Landscape Copy for SAP CRM
2.1 – Save important information/data of components of the target landscape.
Save especially all SCM related information like logical systems etc. as outlined in the Best Practice.