Wednesday, May 16, 2018

SAP NetWeaver - KM Administration

SAP NetWeaver - KM Administration

Various configuration/administration functions are performed in the respective areas of Knowledge Management in Enterprise Portal.

Initial Configuration

To make KM run, you need to perform basic configuration immediately after the installation process. These activities are mandatory to use Knowledge Management features.
  • Install Search and Classification Engine (TREX)
  • Template-based Basic Configuration
  • Manual Configuration

System Administration

You have to perform various administrative tasks related to Knowledge Management Portal. These tasks can be performed using the Administration tab in Enterprise Portal.
  • System Configuration
  • Monitoring, Logging, and Tracing
You can find the tools for these tasks under the System Administration tab in the top-level navigation pane of the portal as shown in following screenshot.

Content Administration

Content administration deals with managing different types of Knowledge Management content. Portal content and KM content are managed using Content Administration role of SAP Enterprise Portals.
Types of content in KM −
  • Portal Content − This includes iViews as mentioned in the previous chapter which is used to access KM functions and other Portal content directory.
  • KM Content − These objects are managed in the knowledge management repositories.

Add Reports to KM Repository Manager

When you deploy a report within PAR file structure, you need to assign the report to the Repository Manager.
Step 1 − Navigate to System Administration → System Configuration tab in the top-level detailed navigation bar.

Step 2 − On the left side, in the detailed navigation bar go to Knowledge Management → Content Management → Repository Manager → Reporting Repository.

Step 3 − Next is to select the standard reporting repository manager for editing and add the Simple Report to the active reports list. Once you add the custom report to manager, you have to save the changes.

Step 4 − Go to the Content Manager Role, you can see that the new report is available for schedule. This report can be run by the Content Manager.
NetWeaver Developer Studio is SAP Eclipse-based environment to develop Java business applications. Using Developer Studio, you can develop applications based on different programming models – Web Dynpro and Java EE.
The latest release of Developer Studio comes with NetWeaver Composite Environment 7.1. Following are the key capabilities of NetWeaver Developer Studio −
  • You can deliver a robust, fully-integrated development environment, matched in particular for extensive Java projects and for large teams of developers. Using Developer Studio provides a highly productive environment, which covers the whole life cycle for Java projects.
  • With the help of Developer Studio, it reduces the complexity of solutions and increases the reusability by providing close support for SAPu2019s development component model.
  • With highly flexible development process, you can use Developer Studio to be used as a local development environment. You can build and edit all sources offline, deployed and tested on a locally installed server.
  • Developer Studio provides a complete set of development tools for all aspects of Java business development - user interfaces, e-business logic, and Java persistence.
  • Developer Studio provides wizards and a variety of graphical editing tools that enhance the productivity and reduce the development cost.

Create a Web Project in Developer Studio

Step 1 − To create a project in NetWeaver Developer Studio, open the Developer Studio.
Step 2 − To open JAVA Perspective, go to Windows → Open Perspective → Other → Java EE.
Step 3 − Select File → New → Project and this will open the New Project window. Select the project type.
Step 4 − Once you click Next, you have to enter the Project name and select the Target runtime and Configurations.
Step 5 − Click the Finish button.
Step 6 − When you click Finish, this will open the project in NetWeaver Developer Studio as shown in the following screenshot.
You can perform the following common J2EE application development −

Post a Comment


Whatsapp Button works on Mobile Device only