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Getting Started with SAP HANA Cloud Platform

Written By: James Wood

The cloud is all the rage, but the details are a little fuzzy. With this book, get the basics of SAP HANA Cloud Platform, and then take the next steps. You'll learn how to use SAP HCP to create, deploy, and secure applications, and how it can be used to extend SAP Cloud solutions like SuccessFactors. There's more to cloud than fluff—find out what it is.

  • Get the big picture on SAP HCP: how you get it and what you can do with it
  • Use SAP HCP to develop Java, native SAP HANA, and HTML5 applications
  • Develop hybrid applications and extensions for SAP Cloud solutions like SuccessFactors

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Object-Oriented Programming with ABAP Objects

Written By: James Wood, R. Joseph Rupert

There's more to ABAP than procedural programming. If you're ready to leap into the world of object-oriented programming (OOP) and ABAP Objects—or are already there and just need a refresher—then this is the book you've been looking for. Thanks to explanations of basic concepts, practical examples, and updates for AS ABAP 7.4, you'll find answers to questions you didn't even know you had.

  • Make the move from procedural to object-oriented programming
  • Learn from conceptual explanations and practical examples
  • Download sample code that you can use to put your skills to the test

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Web Dynpro ABAP: The Comprehensive Guide

Written By: James Wood, Shaan Parvaze

Writing a Web Dynpro ABAP application may be a job, but it can also be a craft—and in this book, you have the tool you need to become a master. Start with the basics, jump right into advanced concepts, or flip straight to workbooks so you can apply your knowledge to real-life exercises. Whatever your WDA goal may be, this book will get you there.

  • Master beginning, intermediate, and advanced skills for working with WDA
  • Explore special topics like the Floorplan Manager and integration with SAP NetWeaver Portal
  • Apply your skills to solve practical exercises that illustrate WDA concepts in action

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Floorplan Manager: The Comprehensive Guide

Written By: James Wood

These days, it's becoming increasingly difficult to find an SAP application area that is't using the Floorplan Manager for Web Dynpro ABAP in one form or another. So, whether you're tasked with enhancing SAP-delivered user interfaces or creating new ones from scratch, it's critical that you understand how to work with this new and exciting technology. This comprehensive guide will provide you with the answers you're looking for.

Within the book, you'll find detailed information about core FPM development topics as well as expert advice and examples to help you get started right away with your own developments.

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SAP NetWeaver® Process Integration: A Developer's Guide

Written By: James Wood

If you're looking for a comprehensive learning resource that will guide you in the development of interfaces using SAP NetWeaver PI, then you've come to the right place. Whether you're an experienced developer looking to transition your skills or a novice developer trying to establish your career, you'll find that this book provides you with everything you need to get started with SAP NetWeaver PI. This book was written by developers, for developers. Each topic is covered with a balanced approach that combines conceptual theory with practical examples. Along the way, you'll find plenty of illustrations and code samples that will help you get started right away with your own developments. Within the book, you'll find detailed information about core development topics in SAP NetWeaver PI as well as some complementary Internet-based technologies that go hand-in-hand with modern interface development.

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ABAP Cookbook: Programming Recipes for Everyday Solutions

Written By: James Wood

With this book, get answers to typical ABAP development problems or tasks: persistence programming, interface programming, security and tracing techniques, etc. The complexity of the "recipes" ranges from the simple starter plates to the complex main courses—and some sweet deserts, of course! Each chapter is a short tutorial in itself, all organized and consolidated into an easy-to-read format. Many code samples, screenshots, and different icons will help you to follow the best practices provided. Enjoy your ABAP meal!

  • Find answers to common and complex programming problems in various tutorials
  • Learn the classic and modern techniques for developing solutions in ABAP
  • Explore detailed code samples throughout the book

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Securing Cloud Applications with SAP HCP

Written By: James Wood

Cloud security making you squirm? No need—your cloud applications can be as secure as any on-premise application! Let this E-Bite prove it with step-by-step instructions on using SAP HANA Cloud Platform to implement declarative security, programmatic security, SAML, and OAuth. You're just a click away from defining roles, working with APIs, using the SAP Cloud Identity Service, and more. Hackers have got nothing on you!

  • Learn about Java EE security concepts for SAP HCP
  • Build secure cloud applications via declarative and programmatic methods
  • Implement SAML and OAuth for SAP HCP cloud applications

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