Application Development

Find out how existing ABAP code can be optimized and leveraged to achieve the best results in existing systems, while understanding how it can be used in new ways using the SAP Cloud Platform ABAP Environment. Learn about new application development requirements for creating SAP Fiori-based applications, components for cloud-deployed systems, migrating code to new platforms like SAP S/4HANA, and using APIs for the purposes of integration and connecting cloud-based systems. Learn about SAP and non-SAP tools and technologies for managing, maintaining, and improving the efficiency of the development process.  

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  1. KCT

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Read this in-depth column for a comprehensive understanding of SAP’s current main tooling environments for supporting SAP HANA and the cloud, including both desktop- and browser-based environments. You will gain a set of guidelines for determining when to use which platforms and what tools are best suited to your particular development project needs. This content…
  2. A Guide to SAP’s Development Environments for SAP HANA and the Cloud

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Read this in-depth column for a comprehensive understanding of SAP’s current main tooling environments for supporting SAP HANA and the cloud, including both desktop- and browser-based environments. You will gain a set of guidelines for determining when to use which platforms and what tools are best suited to your particular development project needs. This content…
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    Leverage SAP HANA on SAP NetWeaver Server for ABAP

    Reading time: 8 mins

    Akash Kumar reviews the tools and techniques that allow you to maximize the use of SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP powered by SAP HANA. Key Concept ABAP code performs data-intensive operations at the application layer and stores data in rows for aggregation functions, which can slow processing. ABAP on SAP HANA offers the opportunity…...…
  4. Easily Create and Extend Fiori Applications with the New SAP Web IDE

    Reading time: 15 mins

    Sarah Lottman shows how to configure the new SAP Web Integrated Development Environment (SAP Web IDE) and connect it to your on-premise systems using HANA Cloud Connector. Key Concept SAP Web Integrated Development Environment (Web IDE) was formerly known as the River Rapid Development Environment (River RDE). It is a browser-based development platform that contains…...…
  5. Quickly Develop SAPUI5 Applications with AppBuilder

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Ameya Pimpalgaonkar shows how to use AppBuilder, which is a proof-of-concept tool that SAP has released to help developers adopt SAPUI5. Key Concept SAP AppBuilder is a browser-based tool for rapid SAPUI5 application development. It allows you to concentrate on application functionality rather than worrying about user interface (UI) design by providing UI drag-and-drop features…....…
  6. Development Steps in Creating a UI5 Application

    Reading time: 11 mins

    One of the major difficulties for SAPUI5 developers today is the lack of documentation on how to get started in a real-world project. Sarah Lottman outlines the steps necessary to develop an application using Eclipse as the platform. Key Concept SAPUI5 is a collection of development libraries that is used to build both desktop and…...…
  7. Design Tips for Getting the Most Out of HANA

    Reading time: 20 mins

    Learn how to get the best out of your SAP Business Suite on HANA with these step-by-step guidelines. A comparison of five methods of reporting shows how to take advantage of the in-memory database in ABAP applications. Key Concept Upgrading to SAP Business Suite on HANA makes your existing applications run faster compared with the…...…
  8. Introduction to Responsive Design in SAPUI5 and SAP Fiori

    Reading time: 23 mins

    Ameya Pimpalgaonkar shows how to design responsive SAPUI5 or SAP Fiori applications. SAP Fiori uses the SAPUI5 framework and therefore all responsive design techniques used in SAPUI5 can also be used while developing custom SAP Fiori applications. Key Concept Responsive Design is an approach that enables you to develop Web sites or applications independent of…...…
  9. How SAP Gateway Helps Reduce Development Efforts by Supporting Open Standards Such as REST and OData

    Reading time: 12 mins

    Discover how new technologies such as mobile and wearable devices, combined with business-critical data, contribute to process optimization. Martin Bachmann shows how SAP Gateway enables secure connectivity of external systems and devices. Key Concept The introduction of an open and standardized Representational State Transfer (REST)-based communication protocol (OData) enables companies to combine various user interface…...…
  10. What SAP NetWeaver Gateway Means for EWM

    Reading time: 16 mins

    Discover how new technologies such as mobile and wearable devices, combined with business-critical data, contribute to process optimization. Learn how SAP Gateway enables secure connectivity of external systems and devices using an example from SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) and SAP extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM). Key Concept The introduction of an open and standardized…...…