Access Authorization: Qlik SAP Connector RolesArticle Number: 000041434 | Last Modified: 2019/01/28
One type contains the Qlik SAP connector objects (like ABAP programs, function modules and dictionary objects). See Connecting to SAP: Qlik SAP Connector Objects
The other one contains the Qlik SAP connector roles. The Roles are client-specific and must be imported into all the clients where they will be used.
This article shade a light on different Qlik SAP Connector roles.
The Qlik SAP connector roles contain the Authorization objects that are checked when using the connectors. Authorization objects may be checked both in the Qlik SAP connector code and in standard SAP code called from the Qlik code. It is not mandatory to import and use the Qlik roles. It is allowed for customers to create their own authorizations. It is also allowed for customers to copy or modify the Qlik roles.
There are some Qlik transactions in the SAP GUI. Most of them require that this role is assigned to the user.
To be used by a connector back-end user for doing extraction jobs from Qlik. See ‘Access control’ in the online manual for further information.
To be used by Extractor Connector Back-end user for doing extraction jobs from Qlik.
This role is used to activate and generate the extractors in an SAP system. It can also be used to test Extractors in the SAP system and to monitor Extractor jobs.
This role can be used to create, delete, and verify the setup of the logical system in an SAP system for later use by the Extractor Connector. It can also be used for administration tasks like migrating Extractors and Extractor Environment.
To be used by OLAP, DSO/ODS, BEx and InfoProvider Connectors back-end user for doing extraction jobs from SAP BI/BW system from Qlik.
Use transaction PFCG in SAP system to manage roles and authorization objects that are part of a role (see also attached document).
AttachmentsQlik Connector-Objects and Roles.docx
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