Core Data Services for ABAP

Unleash the Power of ABAP Core Data Services with Dmitry!

The following intermediate-level 3-day training is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the CDS-based development techniques in ABAP.

This specialized deep-dive course is tailored for technical SAP consultants seeking to enhance their skills with the newest direction in ABAP CDS views.

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The Academy Content

Core Data Services for ABAP Developers course provides a thorough guide to ABAP CDS technology. The curriculum covers essential topics such as creating and analyzing CDS views, working with ABAP Development Tools (ADT), and utilizing SQL features. Participants will gain hands-on experience in defining CDS views with various functionalities, including inner join, projection, and selection.

Introduction contains topics such as using SQL expressions, built-in functions, and understanding nested views. The course also covers advanced concepts like defining CDS views with input parameters, building views with associations, enhancing CDS views, and linking them with authorization rules.

Database-specific features of ABAP CDS, such as CDS table functions, are explored. The course concludes with a focus on the consumption of CDS views, including using them as data sources for ALV IDA, generating OData services, virtual data models based on CDS views and introduction to embedded analytics.

Throughout the course, practical exercises reinforce learning, ensuring participants develop the skills needed for effective data modeling and analytics within SAP S/4HANA. Suitable for individuals seeking a comprehensive understanding of SAP analytics and data modeling capabilities.


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Key information


Target audience



3 Days

ABAP developers or SAP BI consultants

On-site preferred, exceptions possible

Flexible booking options; Course may be adapted to your organization’s specific target audience