Step1: Create your transparent table as usual. The only special task is to include two additional fields for start and end date. Use predefined VIM_BEGDA and VIM_ENDDA.
Step2: go to tcode SE54, choose "Edit Table/View->Generated Objects", then click create button:
Choose "Environment->Generate Time-Dep.":
Maintain Function group name:
Make sure the table maintenance dialog is generated successfully: