The authors of »SAP Cloud Platform: Cloud-Native Development«

Gairik Acharya

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Gairik Acharya is a senior technical architect and associate partner at IBM with more than 20 years of IT experience. He is a recognized expert in ABAP, SAP HANA, OData, SAP Gateway, SAP S/4HANA, SAP Fiori, SAPUI5, SAP Cloud Platform, and SAP Mobile Platform. In his role as senior architect at the IBM SAP S/4HANA Center of Excellence group in North America, he has architected solutions for several global implementations for IBM's top-tier clients. He's a certified and recognized expert in SAP application consulting and is responsible for building new capabilities within the group. He's a frequent speaker at SAP TechEd, covering a variety of new technical areas. His sessions are always highly rated and considered to be among the most popular and appreciated. Gairik loves to spend his free time with his wife Lipi and his daughter Sneha. Gairik can be found on Twitter @AcharyaGairik and on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/gairik-acharya/.

Govind Bajaj

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Govind Bajaj is an SAP business intelligence solution architect with more than 15 years of IT experience in managing and delivering complex business intelligence solutions. He has worked extensively with the design and development of analytical solutions on the SAP HANA platform, both on-premise and in the cloud. His areas of interest include machine learning,integration of SAP solutions with open source technologies,and big data. Govind can be found on Twitter @probajajand on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/govind-bajaj-a5a7589.

Avijit Dhar

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Avijit Dhar is working as an advisory consultant with IBM India. Avijit has more than 12 years of experience in leading the design and implementation of multiple large-scale implementations in the SAP manufacturing domain and in growing IBM’s SAP Leonardo capability. He is a subject matter expert in user experience, Internet of Things, machine learning, and other emerging technologies. Avijit was one of the top winners in the global IBM Cognitive Build Event 2016 and presented his idea to IBM CEO and other global leaders. Avijit can be found on Twitter @avijitdhar24 and on LinkedIn at www. linkedin.com/in/avijitdhar-8444859.

Anup Ghosh

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Dr. Anup Ghosh is an SAP chief technology officer at the IBM Services Europe and director of enterprise application for the IBM Cloud Solution Center. With more than 23 years of experience in helping several Fortune 500 clients globally with IT transformations, Anup is an IBM distinguished engineer. He's an active researcher with a number of patents and is a regular speaker at SAP TechEd and SAPPHIRE. Anup can be found on Twitter @itsAKG and on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/anupkghosh.

Asidhara Lahiri

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Asidhara Lahiri is a SAP executive architect in IBM India, working for global clients in different industries like consumer products,oil and gas, airlines, and utility industries, with complex SAP implementations. She has more than 22 years of work experience, out of which 18 are with SAP. She advises client executives on digital roadmaps for their SAP landscape and is a global subject matter expert in SAP HANA in IBM. She has also led the SAP HANA competency for IBM India, designing and reviewing client architecture, defining IBM services, and growing IBM's SAP HANA capability. Asidhara has filed two patents and is a member of IBM Academy of Technology. She is also a coauthor of SAP S/4HANA: An Introduction, published by SAP PRESS. Asidhara is passionate about travel, photography, reading books,and loves unwinding with her family, including three dogs. Asidhara can be found on Twitter @AsidharaL and on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/asidharalahiri.
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    Developing WRICEF Objects for SAP S/4HANA Cloud

    Gairik Acharya

    163 pages

    Learn how to create WRICEF objects for your SAP S/4HANA Cloud implementation! Whether you need workflows, reports, interfaces, conversions, enhancements, forms, or all of the above, this E-Bite has your customization options covered. Begin by exploring the extensibility options and More about the book

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    Machine Learning with SAP
    Models and Applications

    Laboni Bhowmik, Avijit Dhar, Ranajay Mukherjee

    495 pages, hardcover

    Work smarter with machine learning! Begin with core machine learning concepts—types of learning, algorithms, data preparation, and more. Then use SAP Data Intelligence, SAP HANA, and other technologies to create your own machine learning applications. Master the SAP HANA Predictive More about the book

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    SAP S/4HANA
    An Introduction

    Devraj Bardhan, Axel Baumgartl, Nga-Sze Choi, Mark Dudgeon, Piotr Górecki, Asidhara Lahiri, Bert Meijerink, Andrew Worsley-Tonks

    648 pages, hardcover

    Interested in what SAP S/4HANA has to offer? Find out with this big-picture guide! Take a tour of SAP S/4HANA functionality for your key lines of business: finance, manufacturing, supply chain, sales, and more. Preview SAP S/4HANA’s architecture, and discover More about the book

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    ABAP in the Cloud
    Development and Operations with SAP BTP, ABAP Environment

    Gairik Acharya, Aleksander Debelic, Shubhangi (Deshmukh) Joshi, Aayush Dhawan

    316 pages, hardcover

    SAP BTP, ABAP environment (formerly SAP Cloud Platform, ABAP environment) requires specialized knowledge of language limits and development environment—let this book be your guide! Begin by provisioning a trial instance and setting up ABAP Development Tools in Eclipse. Then, walk More about the book

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    • Set up the SAP BTP, ABAP environment and see how the cloud changes the ABAP programming language
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    • Connect to on-premise and cloud systems with external APIs
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    Introducing Predictive Maintenance with SAP Predictive Asset Insights

    Avijit Dhar

    65 pages

    How soon will your equipment need repairs? You'll learn how to use SAP Predictive Asset Insights to monitor the health of your equipment in real time and schedule maintenance when it is truly needed. Start by diving into key master More about the book

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