Monday Links Roundup #5

Dear Visitors,
I have published my 5th Links Roundup series on site. It will be more appropriate to continue this serie there as i collect all other SAP related sites there, at one place. You can also follow the latest 5 posts of each sites under relevant categories.
My picks of this week are:

  1. Listen to a podcast created by a consultant with tips for SAP freshers who want to break into SAP.
  2. Get your CV or Resume reviewed by a recruiter expert for a very little amount of money.
  3. Learn how to generate Simple Transformation for XML in ABAP written by a consultant
  4. View video tutorial created by a SAP Mentor for the topic Flash Islands for WebDynpro with some advanced examples
  5. Learn what the differences are of ALE, EDI, IDOC.

Monday Links Roundup #4

I have not done links roundup for a while, but explored many sites for the time passed. Actually mostly i explored new links to be added to the directory of my new site As i find, i grab their rss feeds, add to the relevant category and display latest updates of those added sites automatically. By this way i try to provide visitors latest updates overall SAP sites at one place. This will be my last picks at this site, from now on i will post my top picks from other site in

  1. SAPKD is a new published site where you can find mostly ABAP and SD related post currently, as time advances surely content will enrich with other topics.
  2. Another new site, SAP Analyst covers Materials Management topics with regular updates
  3. Want to learn how to create BSP and access to the created BSP Application ? Watch these videos casted by Niroshana
  4. An author, Shaun Snapp, runs a SAP SCM related site as repository to his work of writing SAP Press book titled Discovery SAP SCM. Not updated anymore, but he also has a very informative another site with great documents you must check!
  5. I wish all consulting firms have their own newsletters, because they really provide valuable information. Here is one of the best i have come accros, check Bluefin Solution Consulting Firm’s articles

As i explore more sites, i will add them to the directory so you can follow very recent updates there. I will also try to pick most valuable topics weekly, or bi-weekly in my new site.
Hope you find it useful.

Weekly SDN Blog Updates #5: Useful Aggregates Tips, SAP Query Tutorial, TDMS, ABAP Objects And More…

Since i started this regular topic of updates from SDN Blogs, i pay more attention, become aware and learn a lot from these pages. Hope you can benefit from them also. Many useful documents i have come across this week as follows;

  1. Alternative Ways of Handling Excel Files in SAP XI/PI
  2. You have to read or write out MS Excel files during an integration case via SAP XI/PI? In this weblog author tries to provide the reader with a draft solution that he/she can enhance to their own use.

  3. TDMS Project Preparation
  4. Author presents introductory informative article on TDMS for any company considering using the tool

  5. Useful Tips on Aggregates
  6. Aggregates are subsets of InfoCube data, where the data is aggregated and kept in a structure of InfoCube, which the purpose is to reduce the amount of data that must be read in the database and accelerate query response time. This blog gives some useful tips on aggregate creation and maintenance for tuning query performance.

  7. OO Programming with ABAP Objects: Classes and Objects
  8. In his first part of series, the author explains how to develop object-oriented programs in ABAP Objects with starting the creating simple classes and using the in programs.

  9. Calculating Daily Average Stock Quantity or Value in BeX Query Designer
  10. It is not a simple and straight forward procedure to calculate daily average stock quantity/value in Bex as stock quantity/value is a non-cumulative key figure in SAP BW MM-IC model. This blog thinks over this issue to inspire some solutions for the problem.

  11. SAP Query Tutorial: Report of PO Payment Status
  12. In this tutorial, author shows how to create a report of PO payment status

  13. SAP WM and EWM – When and Where?
  14. With ever increasing focus on Supply Chain Execution Performance, many organizations are going ahead implementing stronger and comprehensive warehouse management solutions. Efficient warehouse operations, process granularity and enhanced integration with supply chain are becoming more and more important. In this blog author discusses how SAP Warehouse Management solutions would help customers to address their needs.

Monday Links Roundup #3: AFC UpDownload in Web Dynpro, eCATT Basics, SAP BI and More…

Sorry for delay of 3th edition of Monday Links..As i was very busy with term project preparation, so 1 day later here are top articles i have read over other SAP sites:

  1. AFC UpDownload in Web Dynpro ABAP
  2. In his latest ABAP Freak Shows series, Thomas Jung explores the new ACFUpDownload UI element that came in NetWeaver 7.01. In this video tutorial you will learn how you can write your own ICM Handler Class so that you can have silient, multiple file uploads and downloads directly to/from your ABAP Application Server

  3. SAP Web Dynpro for Java: Tutorial
  4. In this article author demonstrates how you can develop and deploy an application in Web Dynpro for Java.

  5. Future Development Tool for SAP BI
  6. Author discusses changes in SAP BI from BW 3.x to BW 7.0 and gives detailed overview of Visual Composer which came with SAP Netweaver 2004.

  7. eCATTs: The Basics 2
  8. After first part of eCATT article series, Colm Craddock has just released his very informative 2nd article for eCATT that he discusses test script editor and provides detail on how to record a test script using the SAP GUI mode.

  9. Podcast Updates on Impact of Offshoring and SAP BPX Skills and “Is SOA Dead? Other updates discusses on ABAP vs Java  Part 1. and  Part 2.

Weekly SDN Blogs Updates #4: New Adobe Flash, Scrap Calculation, e-Invoicing And More..

Welcome to 4th episode of Weekly SDN Blog Updates. This week’s popular topics are as follows;

  1. How to Handle Excel Documents with SAP PI
  2. This blog explains Excel documents handling in SAP Process Integration

  3. New Adobe® Flash®
  4. The introduction of Adobe® Flash® in SAP (formerly refered to as Flash Islands) last year marked a new milestone in the cooperation between SAP and Adobe. This new capability of Web Dynpro allows for the true integration of rich internet content based upon the Adobe Flex Platform into the primary SAP UI technologies. Thomas Jung gives a brief overview and links created on SCN in this entry

  5. Scrap Calculation
  6. This blog provides an overview of various scraps involved in day to day Production & Procurement activities, their dependencies and the calculation of scrap quantities.

  7. e-Invoicing Implementation in Companies
  8. In these times of economic uncertainty, there are many reasons a company may want to implement e-Invoicing processes with both their suppliers and their customers. In this blog, plan for implementing e-Invoicing highlighted.

  9. How To Install EHP 4 for SAP ERP
  10. This document serves as a set of step-by-step instructions for the installation of SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0. It describes the necessary actions for configuring and using SAP Solution Manager as well as the most important steps in the SAP Enhancement Package installer.

Monday Links Roundup #2: SAP Blueprint, eCATT, Creating InfoObjects, HCM Guides And More..

In this edition of weekly Monday Links Roundup, i tried to summarize top articles i have met on other SAP related sites.

  1. What is SAP Blueprint, eCATTs Basics Series, and you can follow more updates  @ Advanced Solutions
  2. On his way to Basis Certification, author gives insight of his preparation for  exam. How to Pass SAP Certification? See also a Basis exam simulation
  3. Getting error of “System Status CLSD is Active” ? Check SAP-Knowledge site for solution and you can get more regular updates.
  4. Published two years ago, but worth to check with BI topics Non InfoCube InfoProviders, Creating InfoObjects, DP – BW Dimensions and Fact Table
  5. With various topics under How to, Payroll, Infotypes and for more , go through SAP HR/HCM articles

Weekly SDN Blog Updates: ATP in SD, New General Ledger Introduction, EhP1 and more

Sorry for delay, because of some technical problems my site was unavailable for two days. Here are this week’s updates,

  1. Available to Promise (ATP) in SD
  2. Author discusses basics of ATP, along with some configuration.

  3. New General Ledger – Introduction
  4. In this document New General Ledger concept and new functionalities; Document Splitting and Parallel Ledgers are discussed

  5. Allocation Using Fox Formula in SAP BI
  6. This blog tells about use of FOX formula in BI-IP for complex allocation requirements.

  7. FAQ of Service Ticketsd and Service Requests in SAP CRM 7.0
  8. This blog answers common customer inquiries concerning the functionalities of the Service Ticket and the Service Request

  9. Enhancement Package 1 (EhP 1) for SAP Netweaver 7.0 is Up
  10. SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver Process Integration 7.1 now in ramp-up. Author tells about highlights of this new release

  11. How to Resume Workflow Processing?
  12. Get answers to how to delete workflow instance, how to resume workflow processing and how to resume workflow processing after system down