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3468451 - SAP Datasphere Job Scheduling and Cron Expression limitations


  • The Job Scheduling (Simple Schedule) functionality in SAP Datasphere allows the selection of days 1-28 only for each month. 
  • With this functionality it is not possible to schedule jobs to run, for example, on the last day of each month. 
  • Even with the Cron Expression functionality, the possibility to schedule a job to run on the last day of the month is not currently possible. 


SAP Datasphere

Reproducing the Issue

SAP Datasphere tenant
-> Data Integration Monitor
-> Spaces
-> Select a Flow 
-> Schedule


This functionality is not currently available with either Simple Scheduler or Cron Expression scheduling. 

New features are being developed in SAP Datasphere all the time. You can submit improvement suggestions and also vote for existing requests which will help SAP Product management prioritise the most popular requests.  


  1. New features or product improvement requests can be submitted to SAP via the Influence Program. 
  2. And/or you can vote for existing requests. 
  3. The more votes a request gets, then this will help to get it prioritised in the Development backlog. 
  4. Refer to KBA 3332382 How to create an enhancement request for SAP Datasphere?, for details. 
  5. The direct link for SAP Datasphere is: 

Note: there is already a similar request open - Not all CRON expressions syntax not supported in Datasphere, which an be voted up if you would like to see this functionality implemented. 

See Also

SAP Help Schedule a Data Integration Task (Simple Schedule)
SAP Help Schedule a Data Integration Task (with Cron Expression) 


DS, enhancement request, development request, new feature request , KBA , DS-DI-SCH , Scheduling and Task Chains , Problem


SAP Datasphere all versions


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