Course announcements

  • SAP Agentry is a core and fundamental mobile application development component in SAP Mobile Platform (SMP) 3.0. This course covers the SAP Agentry metadata driven application development paradigm topics to satisfy the technical skill set requirements for developers and other mobility professionals who need to learn how to develop meta-data driven SMP Agentry mobile applications from the ground up. The course will enable participants to apply SAP Agentry concepts to their own projects. Extensive hands-on exercises are included to allow participants to practice the concepts learned in the course.

Goals

  • Define the benefits of SAP Mobile Platform, components and Agentry apps
  • Identify SAP Agentry application design and development concepts
  • Install and describe the SAP Agentry Editor and use the troubleshooting tools
  • Configure an Eclipse workspace and create an SAP Agentry application project
  • Add customer object properties
  • Configure the exchange data model, steps, fetch, and SAP Agentry’s basic client user interface
  • Publish a mobile app
  • Configure nested collection properties and server push functionality
  • Create a data table and a complex table
  • Outline transaction definitions and types
  • Configure SAP Agentry edit, add transactions, merge attributes, SAP Agentry child and delete transactions
  • Enable background sending
  • Add collision handling
  • Validate product transaction data
  • Add signature capture modifications to an AddOrder transaction object
  • Embed HTML in an SAP Agentry mobile application
  • Configure a looping subaction
  • Configure a collection display using a list tile view
  • Enable scanning functionality
  • Enable additional user interface changes
  • Show field definition samples

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Developer
  • Developer Consultant
  • Technology Consultant

Prerequisites

Essential

  • MOB01
  • Proficiency in object-oriented development and design
  • Basic understanding of network concepts and client-server communications
  • Basic level SQL programming
  • Familiarity with mobility concepts
  • Familiarity with mobile devices and emulators

Recommended

  • Intermediate level SQL programming.

Course based on software release

  • SAP Mobile Platform SDK 3.0 SP11

Content

  • SAP Mobile Platform Agentry Applications (Apps)
    • Defining the Benefits of SAP Mobile Platform and Agentry Apps
    • Identifying SAP Mobile Platform Components
    • Using the SAP Agentry Test Environment (ATE)
    • Identifying SAP Agentry Application Design and Development Concepts
  • SAP Agentry Software Component Installation
    • Installing the SAP Agentry Editor
    • Installing the SAP Agentry Test Environment
  • SAP Agentry Application Initial Development
    • Describing the SAP Agentry Editor and Eclipse Platform
    • Creating an SAP Agentry Application Project
    • Configuring an Eclipse Workspace
  • Objects, Properties, and Data Retrieval
    • Adding Customer Object Properties
    • Configuring the Exchange Data Model
    • Configuring Steps
    • Configuring the Fetch
    • Configuring SAP Agentry’s Basic Client User Interface
    • Publishing a Mobile App
  • Module Data Structures and Object Collections
    • Configuring Nested Collection Properties
  • Real-Time Communications and Server Push
    • Configuring Server Push Functionality
  • Data Tables and Complex Tables for Application-Level Data
    • Creating a Data Table
    • Creating a Complex Table
  • Data Capture and Transactions
    • Outlining Transaction Definitions and Types
    • Configuring SAP Agentry Edit Transactions
    • Configuring SAP Agentry Add Transactions
    • Configuring Merge Attributes
  • Additional Transactions and Background Sending
    • Configuring SAP Agentry Child Transactions
    • Configuring SAP Agentry Delete Transactions
    • Enabling Background Sending
  • Advanced Transaction Functionality
    • Adding Collision Handling
    • Validating Product Transaction Data
    • Adding Signature Capture Modifications to an AddOrder Transaction Object
  • Client User Interface Development
    • Embedding Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) in an SAP Agentry Mobile Application
    • Configuring a Looping Subaction
    • Configuring a Collection Display Using a List Tile View
    • Enabling Scanning Functionality
    • Enabling Additional User Interface Changes
  • Branding, Deployment, and Advanced Troubleshooting
    • Showing Field Definition Samples and Using Troubleshooting Tools