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Latest blog posts for SAP Cloud Platform for the Cloud Foundry environment
Mobile Cards migration from Neo to Cloud Foundry
Following the series of migration from Neo to Cloud Foundry, this blog post will help you migrate your Mobile Cards from Neo to Cloud Foundry. You can check out Migrate from SAP Cloud Platform Neo to Cloud Foundry for detailed guide on why do you need to move from Neo ...
Setup SAP Business Application Studio (BAS) for developing SAPUI5/Fiori like app using on-premise SAP ABAP System.
Hi Techies, This post, I will cover to set up connection between on-premise SAP (ABAP) system with SAP Cloud Platform with the help of cloud connector. Also we will see how to setup SAP Business Application Studio which is next generation of WebIDE for development of SAPUI5/Fiori like app by ...
SAPxMSFT: How to run C#.NET on SAP CPI
In this article I want to show you that (and how) it is possible to write mappings and scripts in SAP Cloud Platform Integration (CPI) in C#.NET (or any other .NET core compatible language). Before we start, a few words about the background and my motivation. If you are only ...
Authorization using XSUAA | SAP Cloud Platform - Cloud Foundry
This blog post series is about developing applications in a multicloud environment. Cloud Foundry, UAA, and XSUAA Business Logic App Service Instance (SAP HANA Cloud) Application Router Authentication using XSUAA Authorization using XSUAA Application Runtime (appendix) For the blog post about the SAP Cloud Platform multi-cloud environment, see Cloud Foundry, ...
Use CloudSDK for http request in NodeJS on SCP CF
Introduction In earlier blog posts I explained how to use the destination service in a NodeJS application to get data from an external system: https://blogs.sap.com/2020/05/28/use-the-destination-service-in-nodejs-locally/ In this example I used the npm package “request-promise” which is in the meanwhile deprecated: https://www.npmjs.com/package/request-promise . I also added an example how to do ...
3 Developer's hacks - Auto Start CF Login, Custom APIs in CDS, CAPM in GCP Deployment
Intro Hello there. Hope you are doing well. In this blog, I am going to share some methods which might be easen up deployments and developments in CAPM – “The SAP Cloud Application Programming Model is a framework of languages, libraries, and tools for building enterprise-grade services and applications” Readers, ...
HDI with SAP HANA Cloud | Video Tutorial
With this blog series we provide an update with the latest information on getting started with SAP HANA Cloud on the SAP Cloud Platform. About SAP HANA Cloud SAP HANA Cloud Getting Started Connecting SAP Analytics Cloud using the HANA Analytics Adapter Cloud Foundry Advanced (space travel, multiple instances, defining ...
Cloud-Native Lab #2 - Comparing Cloud Foundry and Kyma Manifests
In this Cloud-Native Lab post, I’ll compare the manifest files of two runtimes within SAP Cloud Platform – the Cloud Foundry and the Kyma runtime. In other words, I compare thedeployment.yaml of Kyma with the mta.yaml file of SAP’s Cloud Foundry Deploy service. This comparison serves two purposes. First, it ...
How to add custom properties to JWT token
This blog is dedicated to Vandana When I first heard about this feature, it was when Vandana asked me about it, because a backend service required additional custom property, to be contained in the JWT token This blog provides info and hands-on examples Quicklinks: Quick Guide Sample Code Intro … ...
SAP Cloud Platform Developer Onboarding III | Hands-on Video Tutorials
The SAP Cloud Platform developer onboarding video tutorial series from the SAP HANA Academy has just been updated to include SAP’s Business Application Studio (BAS) and Cloud Application Programming (CAP) model. In this blog you will find the videos embedded with references and additional information. Part I – About the ...
Integrating SAP Screen Personas Slipstream Engine Flavors with SAP Cloud Platform Portal on the Cloud Foundry Environment
Motivation SAP Screen Personas customers are leveraging SAP Cloud Platform Portal Launchpads hosted on the Cloud Foundry environment (Central SAP Fiori launchpad) as a central entry point for their SAP solutions landscapes. These landscapes are often comprised of a comprehensive technology stack, including classic SAP GUI transactions that are simplified ...
SAP Fiori Element using CAP Model – List Report App
In my previous blog post – SAP Fiori Element using CAP Model – Introduction, I have introduced the demo project I created and explained what’s the inspiration and goals of the said project. In this blog post, I would like to drill down at a granular level on how you ...
Using UI5 Libraries in CF approuter
With SCP Neo almost being deprecated, more and more developers are making the move to SCP CloudFoundry. Some may have already a lot of experience with CF but many things are not clear to everyone, at least not yet 😊 . One of the things I faced was the usage ...
Writing Function-as-a-Service [11]: How and Why access HTTP API
This blog is part of a series of tutorials explaining how to write serverless functions using the Functions-as-a-Service offering in SAP Cloud Platform Serverless Runtime Quicklinks: Quick Guide Sample Code Introduction In this blog we’re talking about functions with HTTP trigger only. These are functions that are invoked with HTTP ...
Managed hyperscaler backing services on SAP Cloud Platform: Best of both worlds!
Update: Managed hyperscaler backing services now available in SAP Cloud Platform trial accounts!! Context In July 2019, we witnessed an evolution of the SAP Cloud Platform strategy with a strong focus on building differentiating business service capabilities and clear intentions to partner with hyperscale cloud providers like Amazon and Microsoft, ...
Consuming Microsoft 365 API in the Cloud Application Programming (CAP) Model
The SAP Devtoberfest 2020 challenge brought new insights to simplify the consuming external API in NodeJS and the Cloud Application Programming (CAP) Model and combine them with a concept for integrating Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud APIs. As a result of this challenge, the SAP mentor’s community announced a new ...
Simplify the consuming of external APIs in NodeJS and the Cloud Application Programming Model
There are already great node.js libraries you can use to call APIs like jowavp/sap-cf-destconn that wraps the node.js HTTP calls that use sap cloud platform destination and connectivity services, or jcailan/cdse, a CDS extension that simplifies to an APIs for basic and none authentication API. The SAP Devtoberfest 2020 challenge ...
The runtime for your Cloud Foundry applications on SAP Cloud Platform: What’s in a name?
Ah… quite a lot actually… A ‘Name’ gives identity, representation, description of who or what something is. It helps you to recognize, distinguish what you are looking at, working, or interacting with. But,… it can also make you build first impressions, opinions, assumptions about a subject, beforehand. And assumptions are ...
Application Runtime | SAP Cloud Platform - Cloud Foundry
This blog post series is about developing applications in a multicloud environment. Cloud Foundry, UAA, and XSUAA Business Logic App Service Instance (SAP HANA Cloud) Application Router Authentication using XSUAA Authorization using XSUAA Application Runtime (appendix) For the blog post about the SAP Cloud Platform multi-cloud environment, see Cloud Foundry, ...
Destination Service - How It Can Be Used?
In this blog post I will show you how to connect a SAPUI5 app with an external backend service with the help of an approuter and the destination service. What is it? The destination serivce, as the name calls it, allows you to get from point A to point B. ...

Latest Questions for SAP Cloud Platform for the Cloud Foundry environment
How to use onpremise AD as a user account source for Cloud Foundry
Hi. Experts. My requirement is to use an onpremise AD as my user account source for my Cloud Foundry portal. I have add my IAS into my CF environment as a IDP. I also configured user store in the cloud tab of cloud connector. (My cloud connector is connecting to ...
How to store image data in cloud foundry HDI Container
Dear Experts, I have a created SAP UI5 Application with camera integration and I was able to retrieve the image data to base 64 string and i wanted to store this string to HDI Container DB Field , so that , when i open again the same page, i can ...
CF Cloud SDK Destinations: Auth problems
Hi all, I can't seem to access secured Destinations using the cloud SDK inside of my Spring application. The destination is configured to use Athentication: OAuth2SAMLBearerAssertion without a system user.If I set "System User" inside of my destination then it works perfectly, but I would like to use the currently ...
How to get jacoco report generated on deployed application paht
Can you please help me to get the integration test report generated available on cloud foundry ? Is there any command to fetch the report present on cloud foundry from CLI.? Please help me on this part.
how to execute java -jar command on cli
How to execute the below command on cloud foundry cli java -jar jacoco-jar/jacococli.jar dump --address .cfapps.eu10.hana.ondemand.com --port 36320 --destfile target/jacoco-it.exec
How to access directory structure of deployed application
is there any way to access the directory structure of the deployed application on sap cloud foundry? any command or any ui ?
How to attach and run jacoco agent on running app to generate report
Hi All, I have deployed sample application with test cases. I want to attach and execute jacoco agent to generate report. Also need to download report. Can you please help me to attach the jacoco agent to deployed application and get the test case report while application is running using ...
@sap/base-mta-module generator failed when entering module name
Hi all, I'm trying to use the Yeoman Generators in VSCode. When I use the generator @sap/generator-base-mta-module and fill in all the fields of the first screen, the generator crashes and raises an error when filling in the last field: Full error: {"message":"@sap/base-mta-module generator failed - {\"message\":\"Could not update method ...
Can't connect to on-premise from CPI in Cloud Foundry enviroment (network unreachable)?
Hi there! I am working on a project where I have to connect to an on-premise system through SFTP with CPI and Cloud Connector (Cloud Foundry enviroment). I have followed this official guide but it's not working: https://help.sap.com/viewer/cca91383641e40ffbe03bdc78f00f681/Cloud/en-US/cd1583775afa43f0bb9ec69d9dbcc880.html#loiocd1583775afa43f0bb9ec69d9dbcc880__example Whenever I try to run it, I get a SOCKS5 command failed ...
Cannot see the Cloud Foundry runtime service
Hi I am working with a client at the moment and having issues with deploying a NodeJS application to a Cloud Foundry subaccount. Normally we would have an Application runtime and Bandwidth that we would activate via the Entitlements however no such runtime exists. This has changed several times recently ...
ERROR: Executing a view with parameters with CAP september 2020 release
Hi everybody, I´m getting this error when i execute a view with parameters in CAP, this was fine before CAP september 2020 release. This is the error: GET /bacrcr003/CatalogoCaracteristica(codigoMarca='',codigoModelo='',annoModelo='',caracteristica='SCP_MARCA')/Set [2020-10-22T01:12:54.548Z | ERROR | 1642953]: name.replace is not a function [2020-10-22T01:12:54.549Z | ERROR | 1642953]: Error stacktrace: TypeError: name.replace is not ...
application architecture using BAS and HANA with different tiers
Hello, i have a basic question about the architecture to use in a new ui5 application using CF consuming Hana data and backend(ERP) data. In the Neo enviroment i used to develop the ui5 app consumig xsjs services from the hana DB, for obtaining data or for some business logic. ...
Planning Calendar not refreshing on JSON - Model Change
Hi everyone, I implemented a Planning Calendar in my custom UI5 App. In the backend, I bound a JSON Model to it to display my Data. Everything is working fine, except for the point that the Calendar is not Updating when the Model changes in the backend. The Model has ...
How to do configuration of Destination service for Subaccount level
Hi, I developed a multi-tenant application and I'm using Destination services(Service Instance Level) to connect with SuccessFactors. As mentioned in the documentation: SAP Destination Service Document page. There are two ways to use the service one is Service Instance Level(I'm using this) other is at Sub account level I want ...
Sap Cloud Platform Document Service-Management in Cloud Foundry/Multi Environment?
Hi experts, I have created a Multi Environment account in my TRIAL. I require to store files. However, I don't know where to go to achieve that goal. I have enabled the Document Management service, but I have stayed there. Its interface is very different from NEO. In my NEO ...
Role collection in CPIS
HI Experts, I see duplicate Duplicate role collection in CPIS tenant as per the picture PI_Integration_DeveloperPI_Integration_Developer(1) What is the difference between the 2 ?
How to test CF Destination using POSTMAN
Hello, I've a ECC destination setup in SCP CF sub-account. The destination is setup with basic authentication. When I tested the same via scpms service, I'm able to fetch data by configuring an oData URL in the connectivity section of scpms. Now, I need to use this destination from a ...
Undocumented Reduction in CF Org Quota Route Limits
Hello All, I wanted to see if anyone has noticed or could provide insight into what I believe was a recent reduction to the default route limits for CF Orgs for Pay Per Use accounts. Here's the situation, our main production org originally used 125 routes and we've never had ...
PROBLEM consuming On-premise external services with latest CAP update (September 2020)
Hi, everybody, With the last CAP update (September 2020 release (@sap/cds 4.2.4)) the On-premise external services I was using start giving the following error: ERR_TLS_CERT_ALTNAME_INVALID Hostname/IP does not match certificate's altnames: Host: localhost. is not in the cert's altnames: DNS:www.zapataservices.com.mx, DNS:zapataservices.com.mx I got this error previously in ...
How to write sap sdk requestBuilder for successfactors odata navigation with filter
Hi Coomunity, I'm trying to query successfactors OData APIs using SAP SDK, I want to filter user based on userid and fetch firstname and lastname of the user. Below is my code i wrote but it seems I'm not doing it the right way. It would be great i someone ...