Learn valuable tips and tricks for Smart Forms and Adobe Interactive Forms using Packt’s new book and eBook

February 2013 | Enterprise, SAP

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of SAP ABAP Advanced Cookbook, a simple, easy to understand cookbook filled with illustrations, diagrams, tips, clear step-by-step instructions and real time examples that cover the newest topics of Adobe Interactive Forms.

About the author:

With more than 13 years of experience, Rehan Zaidi has been writing about SAP topics since 2001. He co-authored an ABAP programming training manual for a course taught in North America and has written a number of SAP books and articles about ABAP, workflow, HR functional and technical users, and SAP user experiences.


SAP ERP is the corporation's Enterprise Resource Planning, an integrated software solution that incorporates the key business functions of the organisation. The company's best-known software products are its enterprise resource planning application its enterprise datawarehouse solution and most recently, Sybase mobile products and in-memory computing appliance


SAP ABAP Advanced Cookbook allows readers to experience the latest advancements in FloorPlan Manager design and improve performance with the usage of transaction SAT and secondary internal table indexes. By optimizing program code and finding datasource of fields using SQL Trace, developers can also explore the world of Simple Transformations that solves problems with ease.


Using this book, developers will not only be able to create and consume Web Services, but also master the creation of common Design Patterns using ABAP Objects and the advanced features of Web Dynpro programming.

Some of the chapters emphasized in this book are:

Chapter 1: ABAP Objects
Chapter 2: Dynamic Programming
Chapter 3: ALV Tricks
Chapter 4: Regular Expressions
Chapter 5: Optimizing Programs
Chapter 6: Doing More with Selection Screens
Chapter 7: Smart Forms – Tips and Tricks
Chapter 8: Working with SQL Trace
Chapter 9: Code Inspector
Chapter 10: Simple Transformations
Chapter 11: Sending E-mail Using BCS Classes
Chapter 12: Creating and Consuming Web Services
Chapter 13: SAP Interactive Forms by Adobe
Chapter 14: Web Dynpro for ABAP
Chapter 15: Floorplan Manager


Packt Publishing has also released and is due to publish other SAP books:

  • SAP HANA Starter (published)

  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 Cookbook (published)

  • SAP Business ONE Implementation: LITE (published)


All SAP books are Published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing designed to serve the information needs of IT Professionals in the Enterprise space. Packt Enterprise also publishes on Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google and SAP technologies.

SOA Made Simple
SAP ABAP Advanced Cookbook

Covers the newest topics of Adobe Interactive Forms

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/sap-advanced-business-application-programming-cookbook/book

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