Ask the Expert

Why connect Java programs to the SAP system?

What is the role of Java in SAP and why do we connect Java programs to the SAP System? I do have some real time programming experience with Java but now I have since switched to SAP ABAP. I'm not familiar with Java as it pertains to SAP systems. Would you be able to suggest a good book on the subject matter?

    Requires Free Membership to View

Java plays an essential role in any SAP landscape by making it safe and easy to integrate third party applications and/or custom code to an SAP system. SAP's Java connector, JCO, provides access to both synchronous interfaces (BAPI/RFC) as well as message-based interfaces (IDOC/ALE).

I have published a book on the subject called Enterprise Java for SAP.

This was first published in January 2008

There are Comments. Add yours.

 
TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: