SAP Document Center

Adding SAP Document Center to my SAP Cloud Platform account

Hi, recently, I decided to add the cool SAP Document Center functionality to my Cloud Platform account. This would allow me to add access to documents and other unstructured information coming from various document stores to my SAP Cloud Platform Portal sites and my SAP Fiori launchpad in the Cloud. Of course, I first had to request the subscription, but once this was done, I decided to connect one of …

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Adding SAP Document Center to my SAP Cloud Platform account

Hi, recently, I decided to add the cool SAP Document Center functionality to my Cloud Platform account. This would allow me to add access to documents and other unstructured information coming from various document stores to my SAP Cloud Platform Portal sites and my SAP Fiori launchpad in the Cloud. Of course, I first had to request the subscription, but once this was done, I decided to connect one of …

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How to digitally sign PDF documents from SAP document center in a secure, reliable and binding way

Many processes are “digitized” today, e.g. transformed from a classical, paper-based flow to a frictionless and fast electronic flow. Generally, there are two major challenges coming up during such a transormation: how can the “legally binding” aspect of a hand-written signature on a piece of paper  be digitized? how can such a process be designed in a secure way, especially when mobile devices are involed? This blog shows a way to address …

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Connecting PLM / DMS to SAP Document Center

In this blog I will describe the configuration steps in DMS / PLM that are required to connect your PLM / DMS system to SAP Document Center (formerly known as SAP Mobile Documents).   Once you have completed the steps described in this blog, you can continue with the steps to connect the DMS to SAP Document Center.   Prerequisites   In order for your DMS to be ready for …

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How to connect SAP Mobile Documents (HCP edition) to an ABAP System – Part II

Part II: How to modify the existing connection of SAP Mobile Documents to an on-premise ABAP System to use a named-user connection In the first part you have set up a connection from SAP Mobile Documents to your on-premise ABAP system with a service user connection. In this part I will describe what changes you need to make for the connection to use the named user in the backend. The …

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How to connect SAP Mobile Documents (HCP edition) to an ABAP System – Part I

In this blog I describe how I connected my trial instance of SAP Mobile Documents running on SAP HANA Cloud Platform (HCP) to an on-premise ABAP installation. The explanation is not meant to be a best practice implementation in terms of scalability or security! There are different ways on how you can configure your connection to the backend: Option one is to use a service user connection. That means that …

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New in Desktop Client with SP3

New glossy and responsive interface: Better performance View Recently Changed Documents Open in Web App Change the Mobile Documents Root Folder Folders can be deleted when Removed from Auto-Sync With the SP3 release from SAP Mobile Documents, the Desktop Client gets enriched with many interesting and useful features. In this blog I will take you through my favorite ones: New glossy and responsive interface: The user interface is now closer …

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