Data Management Tools in SAP EIM Portfolio - Part 2

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  1. Making the Most of Metadata: Techniques for Extraction

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    Knowing how BW handles metadata can make you a better BW developer. This article illustrates its importance by showing three ways of extracting source system metadata.   So far, no one has come up with a definition for metadata more elegant than “data about data.” It’s a little more helpful to say that metadata can…...…
  2. Creating Metadata Framework Objects in SuccessFactors Employee Central

    Learn how to create objects in the Metadata Framework to extend your SuccessFactors Employee Central system with custom objects, fields, rules, and screens. Get an overview of what the Metadata Framework is, how it is used, and how to use it to bring more value to your SuccessFactors system. Key Concept The Metadata Framework is…...…
  3. How to Develop an End-to-End Custom Application from Scratch Using SuccessFactors Metadata Framework and the Advanced Reporting Tool

    Learn how to exploit the Metadata Framework functionality and enhance the out-of-the-box solution by creating custom objects to manage employee records. See how to maximize the reporting capabilities of the Online Report Designer (ORD) tool by using these new objects. These objects can then be used to create, update, and delete warnings for the employee,…...…
  4. Get Data From Any Table in Another SAP System: A Generic Way in ABAP

    Learn a new way to load data from any table in any SAP system to any other SAP system. See how to use a Remote Function Call (RFC) function module call, Runtime Type Service (RTTS), and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) serialization/deserialization. Key Concept A Remote Function Call (RFC)-enabled function module is a function module that…...…
  5. BI & HANA: Case study: How the City of Chicago uses BI on BI to improve metadata management, increase security, and save money

    Find out how the City of Chicago leverages SAP BusinessObjects BI to secure and manage its metada drawn from sources in various departments. here Dariusz Zyskowski If you have comments about this article or publication, or would like to submit an article idea, please contact the editor…. This content is for SAPinsider Monthly Subscription, SAPinsider...…
  6. Enhance Return on Investment by Customizing SuccessFactors Employee Central Using the Metadata Framework

    Learn how to use the features of the Metadata Framework in SuccessFactors Employee Central for customizing. Using these features, you can create custom objects, screens, and user interfaces; integrate processes; store data; and assign role-based permissions. Also learn how to enhance complex business rules, workflows, and validations for the data being added or stored. Key…...…
  7. Get Data From Any Table in Another SAP System

    Say you want to get the contents of a table from one of your SAP systems (called the source system) into a current system (called the client system). Most of the time if you want to access the table content of a source system, you need to: Check to see if the content is in…...…
  8. Configure a Custom Identity Provider with SAP HANA Cloud Platform

    See how to configure SAP HANA Cloud Platform to switch from the standard identity provider (IDP) or SAP ID Service to instead authenticate users using your own custom identity provider. Learn how to configure a local IDP that you can create on the fly within Eclipse. You can create temporary users within Eclipse so that…...…
  9. Populate Infotypes without ABAP from SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central to SAP ERP HCM Using the Business Integration Builder

    Learn how to implement inbound interfaces using the Business Integration Builder configuration tool to populate additional infotypes from SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central to SAP ERP HCM. Key Concept The Business Integration Builder is used to replicate data between on-premise SAP ERP HCM and SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central. From the b1608 release, this tool can also…...…
  10. Enhance Return on Investment by Customizing SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Using the Metadata Framework

    Learn how to use the features of the Metadata Framework in SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central for customizing. Using these features, you can create custom objects, screens, and user interfaces; integrate processes; store data; and assign role-based permissions. Also learn how to enhance complex business rules, workflows, and validations for the data being added or stored.…