SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad

With SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad organizations can build a central entry point and provide enterprise-wide, efficient, secure, and role-based access to SAP and non-SAP applications for their business users.

Overview and Key Capabilities

With SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad, organizations can build a central entry point and provide enterprise-wide, efficient, secure, and role-based access to SAP and non-SAP applications, whether these are deployed on-premise or in the cloud. Business users can find the resources they need to carry on their job functions through a central intuitive access point available from any device. Administrators can take advantage of predefined application templates and roles from backend systems. They can also easily apply corporate branding or leverage SAP's integrated development environment to customize and extend the user experience.

Key Capabilities: 

  • Central point of access for apps, tasks, and notifications  
  • Home page personalization  
  • Role-based access to content (e.g. from SAP S/4HANA systems)
  • Intuitive role-based navigation with flexible content structure  
  • Smooth app integration for different UI technologies and third-party Web apps  
  • Integration with central services for managing tasks, notifications, and single sign-on 
  • Extensible framework for customization and branding

    Blogs on SAP Community

    To find all blogs about SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad, follow the following tag on SAP Community: https://blogs.sap.com/tags/735...

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    Trainings and Tutorials

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    Partner Information

    Discover our Partner Enablement Package on SAP PartnerEdge.

    SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad and SAP Enterprise Portal

    As a System Administrator, you can configure SAP Enterprise Portal as a content provider for creating launchpad sites on SAP Cloud Platform. This enables you to expose your existing Portal content (such as BEx, SAP GUI Applications, Web Dynpro ABAP, and Java) side by side with new content (such as SAP SuccessFactors and SAP S/4HANA) in one single entry point.

    For more information, see:

    SAP Help Portal Documentation

    Blog on SAP Community (how to configure single-sign-on between SAP Enterprise Portal and the Launchpad service)

    Questions around SAP Cloud Platform Launchpad ?

    You can check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on SAP Help Portal. 

    If you have questions concerning this new service on SAP Cloud Platform, submit them under the following tag: https://answers.sap.com/tags/73554900100800003081