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How time flies!

SAP TechEd 2015 is just around the corner. :smile:

Are you interested in the latest SAP solution and technology portfolio news?

Mark following dates in your calendars:

      Las Vegas: October 19-23, 2015

      Barcelona: November 10-12, 2015

A lot has happened in the ABAP world since last SAP TechEd. In fact, beside the enhancements and improvements provided in SAP NetWeaver AS ABAP 7.4, a new release - the foundation of SAP S/4HANA and the next SAP enhancement package for SAP Business Suite 7 - is on the way.

Just to mention few of the new deliveries, the ABAP managed code pushdown has reached the next level (kind of Open SQL++, ABAP CDS ++ and AMDP++), the new ABAP programming model for efficiently developing Fiori applications and last but not least, the continuously growing feature matrix of ABAP in Eclipse.

Let me draw your attention to some of the sessions (demo-rich lectures, technical hands-on sessions, Roadmap Q&A sessions, SAP CodeJams mini-editions and many more)  that have been concocted for you by the ABAP team. Go to the linked pages to get more details about the sessions.

Lectures and Road Map Q&As (1 or 2 hr)


Get general and road map information about the well-known SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP.


ABAP Road Map (1 hr)

This session shows how the well-known, rock solid and reliable ABAP platform plans to strengthen its core assets and covers SAP Fiori UX, SAP HANA, Industry 4.0, and SAP Cloud scenarios. The role of the ABAP platform in SAP S/4HANA including the new ABAP programming model and the handling of extensions and custom code in SAP S/4HANA will also be covered.

Las Vegas | Barcelona


Road Map Q&A: SAP NetWeaver for ABAP (1 hr)

Get answers for your questions on AS ABAP. This session provides an overview of the major ABAP 7.4 features and gives an outlook towards the upcoming ABAP 7.5 version with a common programming model for analytical and transactional applications.

Las Vegas | Barcelona


Get more insights about the development of ABAP-based applications optimized for SAP HANA.


Overview of Development with ABAP for SAP HANA (2 hr)

ABAP 7.4 is the leading on-premise development platform for the SAP HANA database. This session provides an overview of the major ABAP for SAP HANA capabilities - such as Open SQL and core data services - and the corresponding ABAP development tools. It also includes ABAP 7.5 news such as the new ABAP programming model - a foundation for SAP S/4HANA.

Las Vegas | Barcelona


Core Data Services: Next-Generation Data Definition and Access on SAP HANA (2 hr)

This session shows the latest developments in the area of about data definition and access in ABAP, i.e. Open SQL and core data services(CDS). From the new table functions and other enhancements in CDS to new features in CDS development tools, insight into innovations designed to make developers’ lives easier are given.

Las Vegas | Barcelona


Building an End-to-End App from SAP HANA to SAP Fiori via ABAP (2 hr)

In this session, experience the latest ABAP 7.4 features tailored for the SAP HANA platform. Use code-pushdown capabilities like view building using ABAP core data services and database procedures managed by ABAP, and expose the retrieved data using an OData service. Finally create an SAP Fiori app in SAP Web IDE on the exposed OData service.

Las Vegas | Barcelona

New ABAP Programming Model in SAP S/4HANA

Learn out how the ABAP back end was optimized for SAP S/4HANA.


Extensibility Framework for SAP S/4HANA: An End-to-End Scenario (2 hr)

Customers expect SAP S/4HANA, with cloud and on-premise editions, to offer simple, modification-free extensibility. Explore the end-to-end process, including the technology behind the scenes, as we show the features of the extensibility framework for SAP S/4HANA.
Las Vegas | Barcelona


The ABAP Programming Model in SAP S/4HANA (2 hr)

This session explains the new ABAP programming model based on new and proven technologies like CDS, BOPF, SADL, and SAP Gateway for building  read-only and transactional applications SAP Fiori apps; a foundation for SAP S/4HANA. The session focuses on the back end, but it also includes a quick look at integration into UI5 client technology.

Las Vegas | Barcelona

Other Topics

Get news about SAP NetWeaver and other related topics.


Happy Stakeholders and Reality of SAP Fiori-Like SAPUI5 and SAP Gateway (1 hr)

Learn the experiences of taking a non-traditional approach to solving user engagement issues through dedicated role-based SAPUI5 and SAP Gateway apps and how it really does delight end-users. The hard bits are highlighted but we show overall that it does not take significant effort to achieve.
Las Vegas


SAP NetWeaver: Benefit from New and Enhanced Security Features (1 hr)

Learn how to use the unified connectivity (UCON) framework for securing remote function calls (RFCs).This session also explains how to improve your authorization management with new functionality in the profile generator feature of the SAP NetWeaver technology platform.
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Overview of SAP NetWeaver 7.4 and Outlook to SAP NetWeaver 7.5 (1 hr)

This session gives an overview of the major capabilities of SAP NetWeaver 7.4, including optimized access to SAP HANA with powerful Eclipse and Web-based tools, and provides a road map to version 7.5, which will also be the foundation for SAP S/4HANA.
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Road Map Q&A: SAP NetWeaver (1 hr)

Get answers for your questions on SAP NetWeaver.

Las Vegas | Barcelona

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Hands-on Workshops (2 or 4 hr)

Participate in expert-led exercises and classroom training.



Code Better with ABAP in Eclipse (2 hr)

Las Vegas | Barcelona


Say Goodbye to Polling with Real-Time Eventing Using ABAP Channels (2 hr)
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Write Less ABAP Using New Language Features for More Concise Code (2 hr)
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Secure ABAP Development – One Bug Is Enough to Put Your Application at Risk (4 hr)
Las Vegas | Barcelona



Building Applications with ABAP Using Code Pushdown to the Database (2 hr)
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Building an End-to-End App from SAP HANA to SAP Fiori via ABAP (4 hr)

Las Vegas | Barcelona

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SAP CodeJam Mini-Editions (1 hr)

Join and collaborate with developers and SAP experts during hands-on coding sessions.


ABAP for SAP HANA: ABAP-Managed Database Procedures
Las Vegas | Barcelona


ABAP for SAP HANA: Code-to-Data Paradigm Using New Open SQL in ABAP
Las Vegas | Barcelona


ABAP for SAP HANA: View Building Using Core Data Services
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Build Your First OData Service with SAP Gateway
Las Vegas | Barcelona


Code Better with ABAP in Eclipse

Las Vegas | Barcelona

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Code Reviews (30 min)

Join and assess real code examples and learn new tips and techniques.


Optimizing Your OData Service Implementation in SAP Gateway
Las Vegas | Barcelona


SAP S/4HANA Extensibility Framework: Insights to Generated Backend Objects
Las Vegas | Barcelona


SAP S/4HANA Extensibility Framework: Simple Extensibility Field Consumption

Las Vegas | Barcelona

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You will also find us at the Developer Garage in the showfloor.

DG102     Tools for ABAP Developers

Get your hands and laptop on the latest SAP developer tools and environments for ABAP developers.

Las Vegas | Barcelona

Have I aroused your curiosity?

Join us at SAP TechEd 2015! :smile: