Overview of Information Lifecycle Management/SAP ILM

Overview of Information Lifecycle Management/SAP ILM

Information Life-cycle management is a process theory as well as a software product from SAP. In this course, you will be  provided with an overview of how the SAP ILM software is used for data retention warehousing, policies, destruction, OpenText Storage Warehousing, legal hold overrides and decommissioning legacy systems.

Course Goal

  • View how ILM and OpenText work together
  • Understand the Information Life-Cycle Management Process
  • Recognize the risks and costs of data management
  • Understand retention warehousing

Who This Training Is For

  • Consultants
  • Executives and Managers
  • IT/Business analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Project team members
  • System Administrators


  • Certificate of Completion (more certification info)
  • Upon successful completion of this course, receive your Overview of Information Lifecycle Management/SAP ILM certificate

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Bill Murdoch

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Bill Murdoch

Sr. ILM Consultant

Bill is an independent ILM consultant working with Fortune 500 companies. Bill was with Auritas Consulting for 5 years. Prior to that, he worked at Bayer for 17 years in the Strategy and Support SAP Competency Center/COE, Basis & DBA. He consulted at Bayer for Information Lifecycle Management and data archiving for another 6 years. He has worked with SAP since 1998. Bill has worked with SAP's ILM product since the 2009 Ramp-up, helping to decommission multiple systems, as well as Retention Warehousing on Live Production global systems. Bill spoke regularly at SAP Insider & ASUG/SAPPHIRE. Professional Summary - 22 years SAP - SAP Strategy and Support including Information Lifecycle Management Retention Warehousing and decommissioning, data archiving, DaRT/Tax, Batch scheduling, performance monitoring & tuning, Solution Manager, Early Watch Alerts, Competency Center interface to SAP for OSS messaging, notes, user administration, Support Packages, Enhancement Packages, SAP GUI, Portal interface, imaging with IBM CommonStore, KGS & OpenText, Tivoli Storage Management, tape robotics, data compression, Big Data integrity, backup & recovery. 30+ years overall technical experience in Government, Healthcare, Chemicals, Banking, Manufacturing and Software industries. SAP Basis and DBA background with expertise in Oracle, DB2, Windows, UNIX & Linux. Mobility FIORI certified. Industry recognition for SAP ILM Expertise ILM Class Instructor. Presented ILM archiving and retention management at SAPPHIRE/ASUG 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016, SAP Tech Ed 2010, 2 ASUG webinars and 3 Bayer Innovation Fairs. Featured in a WIS Publishing SAP Insider Profiles magazine Q2 2012 “Bayer’s Tips for Decommissioning Systems.

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Language: English
Level: Beginner
Duration: 0.5 hours
Type:  Instructor-led
Releases: ECC 6.0
Category: Solution Overview

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