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2771542 - b1905 - Syncing Data Model for Non-Employee Central Enabled Instances

Symptom

  • Customer is receiving error "Employee Central Foundation Objects" is required and "Target user does not have permission to sync the following artifacts: Data Model". when performing Data Model Sync;
  • While trying to sync data models, customer is receiving the message that Effective Dated Platform and Foundation Objects are required to proceed with sync;

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite (Non-Employee Central)

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login to Source Instance and navigate to Admin Center;
  2. Search for Instance Synchronization Wizard;
  3. Sync artifact Data Model;
  4. Put userid of admin user in the field “User ID (target instance)";
  5. Click on Next and Receive the Error message:

"Employee Central Foundation Objects" is required and "Target user does not have permission to sync the following artifacts: Data Model"

Cause

Customer admins were unable to sync Succession Data Model, Country Specific Succession Data Model, only when Employee Central Foundation Object feature was enabled in your target instance.

Resolution

For b1905 release, it is now possible to sync Data Models without Employee Central Foundation Object enabled in your target instance.

Pre-requisites:

  • Please ensure that that you have properly configured the instance synchronization tool (Instance Pairing) and that necessary permissions are granted for the admin user submitting a sync request.
  • Refer to the Instance Sync Administrator Guide - Instance Synchronization Administrator Guide


NOTES:

  • Please ensure that both SOURCE and TARGET instances are on the same version (b1905) to ensure that syncing the data model will be successful.
  • Preview Release Schedule - b1905 [May 10, 2019]
  • Production Release Schedule - b1905 [June 7, 2019]

See Also

2088055 - Instance Synchronization Feature Guide & need to know information - Platform

Instance Synchronization Administrator Guide

Keywords

Instance Sync, Data Model, Sync Data Model, Employee Central Foundation Objects, Target user does not have permission to sync the following artifacts: Data Model, Succession Data Model, Country Specific Succession Data Model , KBA , LOD-SF-PLT-SYN , Instance Synch , LOD-SF-PLT , Foundational Capabilities & Tools , Product Enhancement

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite 1902