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451 pages, , Print edition paperback
ISBN 978-1-4932-1242-2
451 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1243-9
451 pages, , Print edition paperback
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1244-6
Learn to code in ABAP, SAP’s programming language! This book explains ABAP in simple terms, and provides the guidance you need to jump-start your ABAP career. Once you understand the basics, you’ll write your first application, and then get a preview of more advanced language concepts. Step-by-step instructions, sample code, and hands-on exercises help ensure that you can apply the skills you learn to real-life scenarios. Become an ABAP developer in no time!
  • Learn the basics of ABAP and write your first program
  • Set up an ABAP trial system and master the integrated development environment (IDE)
  • Develop an example application using strings and text, dates and times, and more
About the Book About the E-book 451 pages, paperback, 1 in. Flexible reference book format 6.9 x 9 in., perfect-bound. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Reader-friendly serif font (Linotype Syntax 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (38 MB), EPUB (43 MB), and MOBI (65 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you’ll learn about:

  1. Programming Basics

    Become familiar with the very basics of ABAP, from syntax, string manipulation, and object creation, to code formatting, data types, and application development.

  2. Programming Tools

    Discover the tools at your disposal including the ABAP editor in Eclipse, updated programming features in AS ABAP 7.4, and more.

  3. Sample Code

    Follow along with step-by-step instructions and full sample code, and become familiar with the intricacies of ABAP as you create your very first programs.

Highlights include:

  • ABAP basics
  • Flow control
  • Debugging
  • Creating tables
  • Defining objects
  • Data storage in standard memory
  • Modularization
  • Table syntax
  • Lock objects
  • Pretty print
»The book every ABAP beginner needs!«

Brian O’Neill is an ABAP developer with 10 years of experience working across different SAP ERP modules and custom applications.

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