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Introduction:


This blog discusses the steps and configurations to transport Integration Packages using Transport Management Service between multiple tenants by exporting it from one tenant and importing it in another.

Customer using SAP's TMS and having Test and Production Cloud Integration tenants have the option to use the feature to transport and Integration Package from Test to the Production landscape using the TMS service.

This can be achieve using Content Agent Service which will acts like an agent that allows to assemble the SAP CPI content and export it to transport queue.

In this blog we will cover end to end configuration to set up the SAP Cloud Integration(CF) for TMS.

Pre-requisites:


1.Two separate SAP CPI tenants.(They will act as source and Target tenant)
2.Subscription and admin access to SAP CPI Transport Management Service.
3.Sample integration content to for transport from source to target.

Configuration:


SAP CPI:


1.Creating an instance and Service Key for the Content Agent service in the source CF space.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Service Marketplace-->Content Agent-->Create Instance


Creating Instance of Content Agent Service



Instance Creation for Content Assembly


Select next and finish it.

Now Create Service Key for this instance:

You can find Service Instance in previous step under Service Instances. Select Service instance and Create Service Key for it.


Service Key Creation


Once Service Key created you will get url,clientid,clientsecret which is used in step 4 for destination creation.

2.Creating an instance and Service Key for Process Integration Runtime (PI) service in the source CF space.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Service Marketplace-->Process Integration Runtime-->Create Instance


Creating Instance for PI Service


Select service plan as api


Selecting Service Plan


in next step provide "WorkspacePackagesTransport" role to it and finish instance creation.


Assign Role to instance


Now create service key for this instance. Follow the same steps as followed for Content Agent service Key creation.

After creation of Service Key you will get  url,clientid,clientsecret, which required at creation of destination in Step 5.

3.Creating an instance and Service Key for the Transport Management service in the source CF space.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Service Marketplace-->Transport Management-->Create Instance


TMS Instance


Follow the same steps as in step 1 and create Service Instance and Service key for Transport Management Service.

4.Create destination ContentAssemblyService in Source Tenant.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Connectivity-->Destinations-->New Destination-->Service Instance

 


                                        Crating Destination for Content Assembly Service

Here Destination name ContentAssemblyService is case sensitive. Select next it will fetch details form service instance created in step 1.


Content Assembly Destination


Conection Test:


Connection Test


You can ignore error 401.

5.Create destination CloudIntegration in Source Tenant.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Connectivity-->Destinations-->New Destination

Name: CloudIntegration (case sensitive)
URL:<SourceTenantUrl>/api/1.0/transportmodule/Transport
Authentication:OAuth2ClientCredentials
Token Service URL: tokenurl form service key
Provide Client ID and Client Secret from service key created in step 2.


Cloud Integration Destination


Connection Test:


Connection Test Cloud Integration


You can ignore error code 401.

6.Create Destination TransportManagementService in Source Tenant.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Connectivity-->Destinations-->New Destination-->Service Instance


TMS Destination


Here Destination name TransportManagementService is case sensitive. Select next it will fetch details form service instance created in step 3.


Add Additional property:

sourceSystemId=<Source_Node_Name>  (This is node which is created in step 1 in TMS Config)

Connection test:


TMS Connection test


You can ignore error code 401.

7.Create Destination for Target Tenant in source tenant.

Global Account-->Subaccount-->Connectivity-->Destinations-->New Destination


URL:

https://deploy-service.cfapps.us10.hana.ondemand.com/slprot/<;OrgNameOfTarget>/<SpaceNameOfTarget>/slp

Authentication: Basic

Connection Test:


Target Destination Connection Test


8.Enable transport setting to Transport Management Service in Source Tenant.

Setting-->Transport

Find Edit button at bottom of right corner on same page.


Enabling Transport Setting


Note: To enable this setting AuthGroup.Administrator role required.

Also you need WorkspacePackagesTransport  role to transport package from source tenant to target tenant.(To enable transport button in design tab).Below are the steps to assign the same.

a.Global Account-->Subaccount-->Security-->Role Collections-->Add Collection(+)


b.Global Account-->Subaccount-->Security-->Roles search for WorkspacePackagesTransport, click on it and assign it to role collection created in previous step.



c.Global Account-->Subaccount-->Security-->Role Collections search the collection created in "step-a " and assign user for this collection.


d.Logout and login again to into CPI, You can find transport button is enabled.


Then check configuration for Transport Management Service You will get below result if your destinations are correct.


Configuration Check Result



SAP TMS:


1.Creating Source Transport Node

TMS-->Transport Nodes-->Add Node(+)

Just Provide Name and check Allow Upload to Node. Leave everything as it is(by default) and save it.


Source Node


2.Create Target Transport Node:

TMS-->Transport Nodes-->Add Node(+)

Provide Name and check allow upload to node checkbox then select Content Type as Multi-Target Application and Select Destination of Target System which is created in step 7 in CPI Config.


Target Node


3.Create Transport Route:

TMS-->Transport Routes-->Add Route(+)

Provide name for route and select the source and target node and save it.


Transport Route


TMS setup is done.

Testing:


1.Select Package from source tenant which need to transport to target tenant.

Provide description for TR.


Package to be transport


Then click on transport and you will get pop up as below with TR number:


TR Number


2.In Transport Management you can find this TR in Target Node's import queue:


TR ready to import in target tenant


Select TR and click on import. This will take some time and you will find TR status in Transport Action Logs


TR Imported in target tenant


3.Check the package in your target tenant:


Package imported in target tenant


Now we can deploy this artifact in target tenant.

 

In addition to this, there are two more options of transport in CPI:

1)CTS+ Direct- Reference document link.

2)MTAR Download- For this use step number 1,2,4,5 and in step 8 select MTAR Download as transport mode, this will simply download .mtar file when we transport object.

3)Transport Management Service-This can be achieved by performing all above steps.

4)Export/Import - This is manual process of Export and Import objects from Source to Target account.

Summary:


We have learnt:

How to configure Cloud Integration for TMS.

Transport setting to perform Transport of Integration Packages using TMS.

End to end testing on TR transport using TMS from source tenant to target tenant.

I hope this blog will reduce time for configuration. I have tried to cover each minor step so that anyone can able to implement this change.

 

Reference:

https://blogs.sap.com/2020/08/30/introducing-sap-cloud-platform-content-agent-enhanced-transport-cap...

 

Thanks

 
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