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Learn in detail about the newest development additions to SAP NetWeaver 7.4. Topics covered include features for database-independent programming with Open SQL, unified data modeling and definition with core data services, and simplified control of stored procedures with ABAP-managed database procedures.


A Foundation for the Future

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In this column, SAP’s Karl Kessler reveals what to expect with the upcoming release of SAP NetWeaver 7.5. He highlights the market changes that have necessitated a new foundation, details SAP NetWeaver 7.5’s new features, and how this release sets the groundwork to support the next stage of innovation.


SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio – A Beginner’s Guide

by Dr. Berg

In this blog Dr. Berg takes a look at the features of Design Studio, exploring the basic functions and also look at the capabilities of this new interesting tool from SAP.


Enhanced ABAP Development with Core Data Services (CDS)

Lifecycle Management Matters by Karl Kessler

With the advent of SAP HANA, a new data modeling infrastructure called core data services (CDS) has been introduced by SAP to simplify how developers define semantically rich data models. Read on to learn the concepts behind CDS and how it works in ABAP development processes, and walk through a step-by-step guide on using CDS with SAP’s development toolset.


SAP S/4HANA Special Report

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Just one year ago, SAP S/4HANA changed enterprise technology. Now, the scope of its influence is only growing. With more lines of business covered in the capabilities and major updates to its performance, SAP S/4HANA is quickly becoming a powerful enabler of modernized digital business. This special report explores how SAP S/4HANA can change the way an organization runs its business from the supply chain to the Internet of Things (IoT) and beyond.

Hear from SAP leaders about the latest updates in functionality and how you can harness SAP S/4HANA in your organization. You will get insights into:

  • The evolution of SAP S/4HANA
  • The importance of the 1511 release to customers
  • The significance of a flexible, digital core
  • The latest innovations for supply chain, manufacturing, and PLM
  • New processes, embedded analytics, and advanced global search for sourcing and procurement
  • Extending SAP S/4HANA with SAP HANA Cloud Platform
  • Creating business value from IoT data
  • Navigating the SAP S/4HANA journey with SAP partners