Note: SAP Note 2462712 contains detailed information on how to deploy applications to SAP NetWeaver Application Server.


The SAP NetWeaver AS Java is running.

Note: Before deploying the VMware Adapter for SAP Landscape Management, make sure there are no other VMware Adapters deployed. Remove deployed VMware Adapters, if they exist. Multiple versions of deployed VMware Adapters may conflict with each other and will not work correctly.

Section Undeploy the VMware Adapter for SAP Landscape Management of this document describes how to get a list of deployed VMware Adapters and how to remove them.


  1. Log into the SAP Server and run terminal.
  2. Change the directory to:
    • for Windows: C:\usr\sap\<SID>\J<Instance>\j2ee\deployment\scripts
    • for Linux: /usr/sap/<SID>/J<instance>/j2ee/deployment/scripts/
  3. Run the following command:
    • for Windows: make_SDA.bat VMwareLaMaAdapter.ear
    • for Linux: ./make_SDA.csh VMwareLaMaAdapter.ear
  4. Connect to SAP NetWeaver Application Server for Java using the Telnet to port 5<NN>08 where <NN> is a SAP NetWeaver Application Server instance number. For example:
    # telnet localhost 50008
  5. Enter the SAP J2EE administrator user and password.
  6. Run the following command to deploy the VMware Adapter for SAP LaMa:
    • for Windows:

      > deploy C:\usr\sap\<SID>\J<instance>\j2ee\deployment\SDA\VMwareLaMaAdapter.ear

    • for Linux:

      > deploy /usr/sap/<SID>/J<instance>/j2ee/deployment/SDA/VMwareLaMaAdapter.ear

  7. Exit from Telnet session by executing the quit command.


You successfully deployed the VMware Adapter for SAP Landscape Management.