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Author's profile photo Shivankit Bisht

Consumption of CDS in an OData Service

Consumption of CDS in an Odata Service


1. In Hana Studio, ABAP Development Perspective click on add a new ABAP Project. From here you can directly add  your SAP System to your Studio. Login details

    remain the same as your SAP Logon.

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2. After the system is added you can see it Righ hand side in you r Project Explorer. Right click on it and select DDL source. You can create these repository artifacts as local  

    objects belonging to the $TMP package.


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3. Provide a source table or view and give a SQL view name. Select all the field that you might require on your UI. (TIP: Press Ctrl+Enter to bring the entire list help of fields.)


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4. Now, Give some annotation to make the data more readable on UI. Annotations allow to enhance the core meta model with consumer-specific vocabularies. For eg. @EnduserText.label will give the UI label for the partner field.


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5. Now to register the Odata service , go to the transaction segw in the same system in the ABAP System and click on create project.

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6. Provide the CDS data source and give the CDS name.

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7. Now click on Generate Runtime Objects.

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8. Now click on Register Service to create a service in the system. Here we will select ER9. Provide alias as local and package as $temp.

After successful registration the registration status will show in Green.



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9. Now click on SAP Gateway Client Button. There click on Execute.


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10. So after this we need a UI for our service. This we can do in WebIDE


https://code-fiori.dispatcher.cert.hana.ondemand.com/



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11. Select Smart Template Application


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Click Finish.


12.   Finally, it’s time to run our project. Click on the green Play icon on the top.

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And, this is the final result.


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      Author's profile photo Former Member
      Former Member

      Nice Documentation

      Author's profile photo Prasad Pomaji
      Prasad Pomaji

      Very well explained. Helped in creating a small(but fast) end to end project with CDS view-oData service-UI.

      Thanks for the document.

      Author's profile photo Rabert Kumar
      Rabert Kumar

      Very useful documentation.

      Thank you Shivankit Bisht.