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This blog is about Configuring SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1(standard setup) on NW 7.5 system. As a pre-requisite Business warehouse must be installed prior to this setup.



For setting up BPC 10.1 on a Netweaver system, the following requirements must be fulfilled.

  1. ABAP Application Server

  2. BPC 10.1 is compatible with SAP_BW 7.40 SPS04 and higher.

  3. BW technical content must be activated.

SAP Technical Business Content Activation

Run T-code "RSTCO_ADMIN" and check whether the business content activation is successful, of not click on "start installation" for activating.

Activating ICF Services for BPC & EPM connector.

Activate service EPM_BPC

Activate                                /default_host/sap/EPM_BPC

Activating es/ina service

Activate service                 /default_host/sap/es/ina

Activating BWClient service

Activate                                                /default_host/sap/bw/cs

Activating BPCWEBCLIENT Service

Activate                                /default_host/sap/bc/ui5_ui5/sap/bpcwebclient

Activating service XML for analysis

Activate /default_host/sap/bw/xml/soap/xmla

Activating myssocntl service

Activate /default_host/sap/public/myssocntl

Client Settings

Open client for settings

Open Global settings

In System Change Options open the global client settings to Modifiable.

Open Software Components & Namespaces for Modifications

Set the below highlighted Namespaces and Software components to Modifiable.

Software Components

  1. HOME

  2. LOCAL

  3. SAP_BW


  1. Customer Name Range

  2. General SAP NAME Range

  3. /1CPMB/

  4. /B28/

  5. /CPMB/


Activating SAP Technical BI Content.

Go to Transaction RSA1.

BI Content > Objects types > Info Objects > Select Objects

Now select the Objects starting with 0TCA (as shown below)


Now click on Transfer Selections

Click Yes

Define Source System

Select the Back-end ECC system as the Source

Install Objects

Click on install objects

Ignore Warnings

Generating Authorization Roles and performing Mass Comparison

Mass Roles Generation

Go to PFCG and mass generate the BPC roles.

Run as Background

Mass Role Comparison

Generate the BPC roles.


Configuring ABAP Server Component


Use T-code SE38

Pre-requisite for ABAP Server Component Configuration

Create System User and RFC for BPC

Create a System user BPC_SERVICE

And assign following Role.

Importing Client Dependent Components

Run t-code RSTPRFC

Using SPRO set Global parameters

Set the Global Parameters

Enter RFC Destination

Enter the RFC created in value field.

Created BPCRFC self RFC type 3 with user BPC_SERVICE (System user)


After setting up the above services we can test the BPC link for post configuration checks.

BPC Link - http://<Host>:80$$/sap/epm_bpc/proxy?sap-client=100