INT111 Best Practices in SAP Integration

I am looking forward to hosting the best practices session I have previously announced. I have been working with SAP PI/PRO for over 10 years, and have learned quite a bit about what to do when it comes to integration. For over a decade, I have been working with consultants and users from all over…

Continue Reading →

SAP NW BPM – Send Notifications to Users

Task Step – Boundary Events I had an issue on a BPMN project. I had to inform the users that they need to complete the actions required. So I had to try what the different options was. I think I did find a solution after some time. So I would like to share it with…

Continue Reading →

Best Practices – Custom Development

This is part 9 of my Best Practices in SAP PI/PO series. You can read more about the series here.   Custom development is usually done either because the standard does not support the functionality you want, or because the complexity of the scenario needs to be dramatically reduced. Custom development is limited to Java;…

Continue Reading →

Best Practices – B2B Setup

This is part 8 of my Best Practices in SAP PI/PO series. You can read more about the full series on best practices here.   One of the important things that can be done in the SAP landscape is connecting with business partners, in order to make your business transactions run smoothly. You want to…

Continue Reading →

Best Practices – SAP Documentation

This is part 7 of my Best Practices in SAP PI/PO series. You can read more about the full series on best practices here. Ever since I got familiarized with SAP XI (eleven years ago), the documentation area of SAP has truly fascinated me.    However, I quickly became frustrated at the fact that people were…

Continue Reading →

Creating an ICO Directly, Without Any Repository Objects in SAP PI/PO

Sometimes, you have to make a simple test for a service or an interface. You might want to create certain scenarios quickly, to make sure that a File Adapter works, or to move a file from one system to the other. In some cases, you may not want all the different Repository Objects involved in…

Continue Reading →

IDoc AEX Error – Illegal Type of Handler Encountered

Today I was working on getting an IDoc from SAP ECC (Enterprise Central Component) to PO/PI AEX (Advanced Adapter Engine Extended). It was from a second system, so I had to create a cloned ClonedRA_inboundRA for the new channel. While sending an IDoc, I received the following error: com.sap.conn.jco.JCoException: (104) JCO_ERROR_SYSTEM_FAILURE: Rollback fault: Illegal type of…

Continue Reading →

Best Practices – Development Patterns

This blog is a part of my best practices series for SAP PI/PO integration. Whenever you are developing something, you need to have some design patterns. Design patterns are needed by your organization; you must develop them according to the various options you wish to have. They will make it easier for other developers to…

Continue Reading →

Bundling Messages Without BPMN/ccBPM

I got the following question from a contact: Hello Daniel, I have a requirement with my client, and as per this requirement, how can we append multiple incoming documents into one document, just for a period of time? This needs to be done without BPM. e.g. 5 files coming in time b/w 4PM to 5PM…

Continue Reading →

Best Practice Skills for SAP PO/PI Integration

When talking about best practices in the area of SAP integration, we must take into account the skillset which is necessary for a successful career in SAP PI/PO development. This post is a part of my best practice series where I’m covering what is going on with SAP PI/PO best practice. Check out the introduction…

Continue Reading →

Page 4 of 8