How to convert xml to PDF

It is a common use case to convert an XML to PDF to display to users. I have in other projects used Apache FOP that will allow you to convert an XML to a PDF. The structure you will need to create the pdf document from XML is pretty complex. So it is probably a…

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B2B Add-on Series (Part 1)

I have created my first video in a series dedicated to the B2B add-on. In the first episode, I wanted to share important information regarding the B2B add-on. In the second video, I will analyze and explain the differences between the B2B add-on and the Seeburger integration suite, while in the third one, I will…

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SAP PO B2B Add-on

Readers have often asked me to create a B2B add-on course. For a while, I tried to find convenient excuses: I did not own the software, and my clients did not require it for their projects. As it turns out, being an SAP Partner has its perks. I could download the software, I learned how to…

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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;…

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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…

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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…

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SAP PI/PO Training

  Do you wish to participate in SAP training courses? Are you new to the world of SAP? Before you dive into a comprehensive SAP PI/PO course, make sure you understand all the fundamental facts regarding SAP.   First things first. For all those new to this field, I will first answer the most important…

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Best Practices – Message Mapping

As a part of my SAP TechEd presentation on best practices, I would like to share some common problems that I see with SAP message mappings. If you are not an experienced SAP PI/PO developer, you may be missing some of the patterns. It could make your mappings miss contexts, thereby rendering them error-prone. The…

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