PI course update to support PI/PO 7.5

The world is changing and technology is changing faster. Creating training courses can be challenging, the material that you create have to be updated from time to time. I wanted to let you know that I have updated my SAP PI/PO course to support PI/PO 7.5. From a functional perspective, there is not that much…

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List of SAP Integrations tools from PI/PO to SCP Integration

SAP has quite a lot of integration tools. A lot of customers have asked which tool they should use for the integration. It ended up being quite a list and it was not all that i remembed on the spot, but i did get the onces that made the most sense for them. SAP has…

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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…

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Why is SAP PI/PO Difficult to Learn?

PICourse.com created a survey to figure out how learning SAP PI/PO can be made easier. The survey also focused on the methods used by current developers to learn SAP PI/PO when they started their careers. One of the questions was referring to the difficulty of learning SAP PI/PO – I wanted to find out why…

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Using the SAP HCI Trial

I recently had the great opportunity of using the SAP HANA Cloud Integration (HCI) platform through the trial program offered by SAP. It is a really nice tool, which is paving the way for the cloud system’s users. It makes it easier for companies to use cloud-based integration. There are some obvious use cases, so…

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Differences Between ccBPM and NW BPMN

A question I often hear is: “What is the difference between SAP ccBPM and SAP Netweaver BPMN?” I hope that this post will give you some more insight into this issue.   The Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) was used by ccBPM. BPEL was a standard created by IBM and Microsoft in 2001. It was…

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BPMN Cannot invoke call from within a transactional context

This error occurs when there are some inconsistencies in your BPMN’s contents (the data). If you look at some of the error descriptions and search for this, you might end up with no relevant information. The only way of solving this is by importing the service interface again, and then deploying the BPMN. When these…

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Error Failed to call the endpoint: Error in call over HTTP: HTTP 200 OK

This error occurs when trying to send a message from the PI to the BPMN. It can also occur the first time you’re calling the BPMN. The reason behind this is that the user requires a password change. Therefore, if you log on to the user administrator account, you will be asked to change the…

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First impressions of HANA Cloud Integration (HCI)

I participated in a Swedish SAP user group meeting for Integration today in Gothenburg, where participants received hands-on experience with SAP. The PI Roadmap was intensely discussed, so was PO and predictions about what was going to be delivered, as well as other future innovations. Contrary to my expectations, a very interesting – and I…

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Getting Feedback on Your SAP PI/PO Design

Lately, I have been preoccupied with the feedback aspect of the design process, which is an important issue for anyone working with PI integration or PI development.   Feedback is not something you should seek at the end of a project. Why? Because it is easier to observe and correct small mistakes on the way,…

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