Devtoberfest 2022 Week 4
We are slowly coming to the end of Devtoberfest 2022, but we still have Week 4 to go. Good news is, it is not too late to tune in and get involved. Join the Devtoberfest Community Group to catch up with all the weeks content. For Week 3 we had 16 sessions and now for Week 4 we have about 14 sessions coming up.
Week 3 and Week 4 Devtoberfest Calendar
Here is a recap of the how the educational content is structured with a different topic each day of the week.
|Wednesday||🔵 Data and Analytics|
|Thursday||🔴 Low and No Code Tooling|
|Friday||🟠Cloud Native Development|
Recap and Upcoming Sessions
Monday – ABAP
Week 3 had 2 sessions on ABAP Day. We had our first session with DJ Adams and Karl Kessler where they had a broad and in-depth discussion on the evolution of ABAP, where it came from, how it grew and adapted. We then had a session on ABAP troubleshooting tools in Eclipse with Rich Heilman and Ingo Braeuninger.
🟢 History of ABAP (R/2 -> R/3)
|🟢 Troubleshoot RAP-based Fiori Apps in the ABAP Development Tools|
For this week we will have a session with Michael Keller where he talks about his first contact with ABAP and gives a three-step approach to getting started with ABAP and a session with Andre Fischer on a beginner’s guide to the ABAP RESTful Application Programming Model. You will learn how to use proven and new technologies, such as Core Data Services (CDS) and behavior definition and implementation languages, to build SAP Fiori apps and OData services using RAP.
|🟢 Interview with Michael Keller about starting with ABAP|
|🟢 A Beginner’s Guide to the ABAP RESTful Application Programming Model|
Tuesday – User Interface
|🟣 Clean SAPUI5: More readable, maintainable and testable code|
|🟣 Testing UI5 Apps with wdi5 – Zero to Hero to Continuous Integration|
For week 4 we will have a session on improving the performance of UI5 applications with Peter Muessig and a session with Marco Eidinger on building beautiful, native mobile applications with SAP Fiori for iOS for UI.
|🟣 Improving the Performance of UI5 Applications|
|🟣 Build beautiful, native mobile applications with SAP Fiori for iOS|
Wednesday – Data & Analytics
For week 3 we focused on SAP Data Warehouse Cloud for data and analytics. We had session with Klaus-Peter Sauer where he gave us an end-to-end overview and demo of the product. We then had a session with Deniz Osoy where he presents the strategic feature of SAP Data Warehouse Cloud, the so-called SAP Data Warehouse Cloud, SAP BW bridge.
|🔵 Why you should know more about SAP Data Warehouse Cloud|
|🔵 Innovate your IT landscape with SAP Data Warehouse Cloud, SAP BW Bridge|
Week 4 is going to be focused on SAP Data Intelligence with Thorsten Hapke.
|🔵 Python Operators in SAP Data Intelligence: Leverage the new features|
|🔵 Build data pipelines with SAP Data Intelligence|
Thursday – Low and No Code Tooling
For low code no code, it was all about process automation with 5 sessions.
For this week it will be all about SAP Work Zone which provides for business users an efficient access point to their apps and business data. You will learn more about it with these 4 sessions
|🔴 Get Started with SAP Work Zone|
|🔴 How to Bring Business Data into SAP Work Zone|
|🔴 Make Your UI Integration Cards Even Smarter|
|🔴 Secrets on How Pro-Coders Can Become SAP Work Zone Ninjas|
Friday – Cloud Native Development
For week 3 we went over part two of the SAP BTP, Kyma runtime session with Gaurav Abbi and then we learned the basics of containerization with Josh Bentley
|🟠 Day-2 Operations with the SAP BTP, Kyma runtime – Part 2|
|🟠 Basics of Containerization|
For Week 4 we will go over how to build and deploy a UI5 application to Cloud Foundry that consumes an ABAP based backend system and develop your first CAP application on the SAP BTP, Kyma runtime.
🟠 Developing Front-End Applications in Cloud Foundry – an End-to-End Journey
|🟠 Develop your first CAP application on the SAP BTP, Kyma runtime|
Fun Friday Activity
The Fun Friday event for week three was the Flying Money Game tournament created by our very own Nicolai Schoenteich ! There were two tournaments to join to work best with your time zone. We also brought back Devtoberfest gaming night! This year we focused on only a few games, Fortnite and Mario Kart 8, which the Developer Advocates played at various times and streamed to be watched.
|🟡 Devtoberfest Gaming Night!|
|🟡 Flying Money Game Tournament (1 of 2)|
|🟡 Flying Money Game Tournament (2 of 2)|
For week 4 we will get together with a few other engineers to play “How did I not see that?”. We will be getting together to tell our own stories of how we wasted inordinate amounts of time on silly mistake while writing code. There will be 2 sessions to work best with your time zone.
|🟡 How did I not see that? (1 of 2)|
|🟡 How did I not see that? (2 of 2)|
Be sure to check out the Devtoberfest Events in SAP Community Events for more info on past sessions and those yet to come.