Production Planning Innovations in SAP S/4HANA for Faster and More Efficient Manufacturing

SAP ERP, SAP S/4HANA, SAP Tutorials and Materials

Manufacturing is under increasing pressure to deliver faster, better, and smarter. From the rise of additive manufacturing and robotics, to e-commerce and same day delivery, the list of technology and market trends reshaping the manufacturing function is only growing. These disruptions create new challenges for classical manufacturing especially around production planning processes. But as these […]

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Locators in ABAP Open SQL

ABAP Development, SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP

Recently I learned a new approach to access database table content without having to transport the column data into ABAP program using locator. I make modifications on this sample. The modified one: REPORT demo_db_locator. DATA: otr_text_locator TYPE REF TO cl_abap_db_c_locator, length TYPE i. DATA: pattern TYPE string VALUE ‘ABAP’, lv_index TYPE int4 VALUE 1. zcl_abap_benchmark_tool=>start_timer( ). […]

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Driving Conversational HR with the New SAP SuccessFactors Slack Bot

SAP SuccessFactors, SAP HR

Take a moment to think about your daily interactions – emails, calls, texts – and you’ll quickly realize that technology has revolutionized communication. There is nothing groundbreaking about that statement, but we all know technology keeps advancing, so what’s next and what does it mean for us in the HR technology field? Conversations. Imagine if […]

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Introduction to ABAP Channels

JAVA Development, ABAP Development, ABAP Channels

Motivation Most ABAP applications use polling techniques to achieve an event-driven communication.For pushing an event from an ABAP backend to a browser based user agent like SAPUI5, Web Dynpro, Business Server Pages (BSP) or WebGUI, a polling in multi-seconds interval is frequently used. This is a quite system resource consuming technique. In SAPGUI usually the […]

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