Data Description

The ST03_RFCS event is used in SAP’s workload manager transaction ST03N. The extractor collects data from ST03N’s RFC server profile.

Potential Use Cases

This event could be used for performance monitoring of RFC client connections.

Splunk Event

The event will look like this in Splunk:

SAP Navigation

Start transaction ST03 and double click on the instance name.

In the Analysis Views area open RFC Profiles and select RFC Server Profile.

On the right hand side you can find the source of the data, distributed over several tabs.

Field Mapping

Field

Description

Unit of Measure

ACCOUNT

Name of SAP account who ran the program

String

CALL_TIME

Number of calls

Number

COUNTER

Counter

Number

CURRENT_TIMESTAMP

Timestamp of record

YYYYMMDDHHMMSS

ENTRY_ID

 

 

EVENT_SUBTYPE

PowerConnect Event Subtype (None in this case)

String

EVENT_TYPE

PowerConnect Event Type (ST03_RFCS)

String

EXE_TIME

Execution time

HHMMSS

FUNC_NAME

Name of function of the ABAP program

String

INSTANCE

SAP instance name

String

LOCAL_DEST

Local RFC destination (instance name)

String

MANDT

SAP client number

Number

PROG_NAME

ABAP program name

String

RECEIVE

Data received

Number

REMOT_DEST

Remote RFC destination (instance name)

String

SEND

Data sent

Number

TARGET

RFC Target

String

TASKTYPE

Code for SAP task type (FE = RFC). Find a list of possible types in the appendix.

Hex Number

USERID

User ID

String

UTCDIFF

The UTC OFFSSET in HHMMSS that the data was collected in

HHMMSS

UTCSIGN

The UTC positive or negative OFFSET indicator. Positive (+) means add UTCDIFF to find the time zone of the data, negative (-) means subtract the UTCDIFF to find the time zone adjusted date time the data was collected in.

+ | -

 

Appendix

TASKTYPE is a hexadecimal field, please find below a list of values and their meanings:

Hex Code

Task Type

01

Dialog

02

Update

03

Spool

04

BCKGRD

05

ENQUEUE

06

BUF.SYN

07

AUTOABA

08

UPDATE2

0A

EXT.PLUGIN

0B

AUTOTH

0C

RPCTH

0D

RFCVMC

0E

DDLOG CLEANUP

0F

DEL. THCALL

10

AUTOJAVA

11

LICENSESRV

21

ANDERE

22

DINOGUI

23

B.INPUT

65

HTTP

66

HTTPS

67

NNTP

68

SMTP

69

FTP

6C

LCOM

75

HTTP/JSP

76

HTTPS/JSP

FC

ESI

FD

ALE

FE

RCF

FF

CPIC