Cooler temperatures, back to school, and pumpkin spice everything. It must be fall. With so many colleagues back from their summer vacations, there are many updates to our development tools. If you like what you see below, you will love what we are rolling out at SAP TechEd.
If you want to meet with fellow developers and the SAP engineers who build our professional development tools, I encourage you to join our monthly SAP Fiori elements and SAP Fiori tools roundtable group. Recent guest speakers have been the authors of some of the blog posts below.
Navigating UI5 version updates: this UI5 app automates the process
When updating UI5 versions, developers often face the challenge of determining what changes have taken place. For individual minor versions, one can access the changelog. However, when there are multiple versions, compiling the changes quickly becomes confusing and tedious. Marian Zeis created a UI5 app to solve this.
Introducing sap.ui.mdc – a new generation of smart controls
Releasing sap.ui.mdc brings the concept of smart controls to the open source world of OpenUI5. While not being dependent on a specific model or data protocol, developers can achieve a higher level of development efficiency. With sap.ui.mdc they can streamline their development processes and create robust metadata-driven applications and reuse components. This technology is the foundation of the building blocks in SAP Fiori elements for OData V4. https://blogs.sap.com/2023/08/15/introducing-sap.ui.mdc-a-new-generation-of-smart-controls/
SAPUI5 flexibility introduces: Adapting UIs for Specific User Roles
Developing in the cloud: discovering SAP Business Application Studio
SAP Business Application Studio supports a diverse range of programming languages, frameworks, and technologies for enterprise software development. It provides a managed, preconfigured, and turn-key environment, optimized for SAP use cases. Unlike traditional local IDEs, Business Application Studio runs in the cloud, allowing developers to write, compile, and debug code from anywhere using any connected device. https://blogs.sap.com/2023/07/31/discovering-sap-business-application-studio-a-developers-ticket-to-...
Product updates for SAP Business Application Studio – August edition
We are planning an SAP Fiori development workshop in Dublin, Ireland. The tentaive date is one day during the week of November 13, 2023.
Please email me if you are interested in learning more when we finalize the agenda and finalize the date.