SAP NetWeaver BW 7.3 brings a lot of new features. Some old concepts are also superseded by new ones. The 'old' reporting authorization is no longer supported by BW 7.3. You need to migrate to analysis authorization before upgrade. You also can't switch back to 'old' concept.
When upgrading to analysis authorization, the following Notes will help you:
- 931898 Migration Analysis Authorizations
- 938871 Migration Reporting Authorizations II
- 1001652 (characteristic 0TCAKYFNM), 958665, 946724
- 942799 and 944929 (RSECADMIN)
There is an interesting Expert Session on upgrading into BW 7.3, that covers authoriation topics.
What kind of problems did you faced during authorization swith? Please share with us your experiences!