Everything You Wanted to Know About ABAP Coding but Were Afraid to Ask
Q&A with Faisal Altaf, SAP Technical Division Head, Al Yamamah Steel Industries Co.
Reading time: 4 mins
With all the advances in the SAP space since the advent of SAP HANA, the many cloud-based offerings, and most recently SAP Leonardo, many wonder about the future of the ABAP programming language. During a recent SAPinsider Live Q&A, Faisal Altaf, SAP Technical Division Head at Al Yamamah Steel Industries Co., shared how even with technology like SAP Fiori as a front end, ABAP coding will always be used on the back end. Below is an abridged transcript of the SAPinsider Live Q&A conversation during which Faisal shared tips for designing queries, forms, and dashboards. The full transcript is available on SAPinsider Online at bit.ly/ABAPdevChat.