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Hands-On Video Tutorials
philip.mugglestone just updated his developer onboarding video tutorial series for the SAP Business Technology Platform. In this blog, you will find the videos embedded with some additional information and resources. Following along in the patented zero-to-hero format, no prior knowledge required, you will be ready to start developing business applications on the platform with minimal effort and no time wasted.
You can watch the first six video tutorials in about 45 minutes. What you learn is
How to create and configure SAP Cloud Platform accounts
How to configure service instances
How to develop full-stack applications with Business Application Studio
In the first video, we introduce the SAP Business Technology Platform, review the documentation, and discuss environments, capabilities, regions, service providers, and services. We sign up for a trial account and showcases several SAP HANA Academy playlists that focus on key BTP topics.
SAP Business Technology Platform is an enterprise platform-as-a-service (enterprise PaaS) with three environments: Cloud Foundry, Kyma and ABAP. The original Neo environment is still accessible but no longer documented (legacy).
These environments are hosted from different regions by several cloud providers. Not all services are available in every region. This is documented in the
In this video tutorial, Philip shows how to create a subaccount using the SCP cockpit using either recipes, recommended when available, or manually, which requires some additional knowledge (as shown in the tutorial).
In this video tutorial, Philip shows how to provision services in a subaccount using the Document Information Extraction AI service as an example.
Not all services are the same. Some services we need to subscribe to; this is illustrated in the next video where we subscribe to the Business Application Studio. For others, we need to create service instances. Popular examples are ABAP and HANA Cloud but in this tutorial we subscribe to the Document Information Extraction service.