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2643135 - Enable Real-time RBP Target Population in Compensation


How to enable real-time role based permission Target Population in SuccessFactors Compensation

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Compensation
  • SAP SuccessFactors Variable Pay


Note: This resolution requires the assistance of your Implementation Partner

  1. In Provisioning, go to Company Settings
  2. Select Use Real Time RBP Target Population (Overrides Default 4 hours Cache Based Results)

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  • With this switch enabled, Compensation will call another RBP API to always get the latest target population every 4 hours, instead of using the cached target population
  • The default state of this switch is Off (Unchecked)
  • If Enabled, when accessing any of the below RBP related functions in compensation, the behavior of the system is always based on the latest target population of the current login-proxy user: 

Impacted Features:

  • Executive Review Compensation entries returned respect RBP target population
  • YouCalc max size limitation check in Executive Review
  • Budgets in Executive Review
  • Excel import in worksheet and Executive Review - offline edit
  • Executive Review Mass Action Report, Compensation Review Report
  • VarPay Bonus Payout Report
  • Budget on Varpay Worksheet and Varpay Executive Review

See Also

Product Support, please see Internal Memo


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