Product and Version

Product Name ActiveControl
Current Version 9.00
Release Date September 2022

Server Software

SAP Server Platforms Supported SAP S/4HANA 2023 – 1709, SAP NetWeaver 7.5x – 7.0x, SAP HANA, SAP Application Suites, SAP ERP 6.0, SAP CRM 7.0, SAP SCM 7.0, SAP SRM 7.0, SAP Industry Solutions based on SAP NetWeaver 7.0, SAP MDM 7.0, SAP HCM, SAP BW/BI 7.x, SAP EP 7.0
Operating Systems Supported All supported by SAP
Databases Supported All supported by SAP
Deployment Mechanisms TMS, CTS+
Java Stack Deployment All supported by CTS+ (CTS+ must be pre-configured)

SAP Version Compatibility

Product Name Release Solution Manager Netweaver (DC) Netweaver (Remote) SAPGUI Version Support (see note) SSO?
ActiveControl 9.00 7.0, 7.1, 7.2 From NW 7.01 to 7.5 From NW 7.01 to 7.5 7.6 – 7.7 (XML) Yes – SAML 2.0, Cyberspace

Client Software

Windows Client

Operating Systems Supported Windows 8.0, 8.1, 10, 11
Requirements SAP GUI for Windows 7.70 onwards (ie all SAPGUI still supported by SAP)
Citrix Versions supported Some Basis Technologies customers choose to install the Windows client on a central Citrix server. Basis Technologies do not formally test against different Citrix releases but the Windows GUI is a standard Win32 application with networking capabilities through SAP’s RFC drivers, and should therefore run under Citrix’s default virtual environment without the need for unusual configuration.


Certification Type ABAP add-on for SAP NetWeaver
Certified Functions Integration with SAP Transport Management System
SAP Solution Manager Ready functionality
Certification Document Number 12648 (SAP NW 7.50), 12658 (SAP S/4HANA)

Windows & Browser Compatibility

Product Name Release Windows OS Browsers
ActiveControl 9.00 8.0, 8.1, 10, 11 Edge (Chromium)
Chrome 49+
Firefox 36+
Safari 10+
ActiveControl 8.50 8.0, 8.1, 10, 11 Edge (Chromium)
Chrome 49+
Firefox 36+
Safari 10+
ActiveControl 8.40 8.0, 8.1, 10 Edge (Chromium)
Chrome 49+
Firefox 36+
Safari 10+
ActiveControl 8.3 8.0, 8.1, 10 Edge (Chromium)
Chrome 49+
Firefox 36+
Safari 10+

Additional Requirements & Information

Central Domain Controller System Installed to the ABAP stack of the Solution Manager system must be a Unicode system running SAP NetWeaver 7.01 or above
Application data is stored on the domain controller system
SAP systems to be managed Requires the server software to be installed in each system
RFC Connections Requires specific RFC destinations and users to allow connection to systems in the landscape
Server software object naming All objects exist in the /BTI namespace so will not update or overwrite any existing SAP or customer objects
Additional Load Additional RFC users connected
Background jobs to perform automated scheduled imports
Additional Database Space Minimal additional space per change / transport. Small product footprint; typical 65kb average per transport (excluding Attachments).
Attachments stored in compressed format in SAP cluster table.
Industry limitations None. Currently used by 200+ customers across more than 30 SAP verticals
User limits None. Currently used by Customers with user communities ranging from 10 – 3000 AC users
Number of Paths (Routes) Can manage 1 – 99 (max) Development tracks
Number of Transports No limitations. We are aware of existing Customer managing 40K transports concurrently; they deploy 90K transports to Production annually.


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