In this post, we have prepared a curated top list of reading recommendations for beginners and experienced. This hand-picked list of the best Sap books and tutorials can help fill your brain this January and ensure you’re getting smarter. We have also mentioned the brief introduction of each book based on the relevant Amazon or Reddit descriptions.
In this thoroughly updated third edition of INTRODUCTION TO ABAP/4 PROGRAMMING FOR SAP, you’ll find real-world examples that will help you master ABAP, the main language used for building solid-state business applications in the SAP runtime environment. This book contains a learn-by-doing tutorial with real-world business examples for programming in today’s most powerful client-server environment. From the basics of tables, displays, loops, and conditional operators to tuning…
Author(s): Gareth M. De Bruyn, Robert Lyfareff
You do not require much effort to be proficient in SAP ABAP language if you have access to right learning resource. With this book, you can begin with your first SAP ABAP program in minutes. The book makes ABAP program as simple as reading the specification doc, analyze the requirements and start coding. This book will give you a quick tour on basic concepts like an internal table, structures & field symbols, data dictionary, and so on. Whether you’re writing programs for HR, SD, FI, or one of the many other modules within SAP the guidelines…
Author(s): Krishna Rungta
SAP Basis is a set of useful programs and tools in the SAP landscape. It helps in integration and administration of the Database, Operating system, Communication protocols and business applications (such as HR, PP, SD,etc) This book is designed for beginners with little or no prior SAP Basis experience. Here is what you will learn: Install SAP GUI (FrontEnd); SAP Instance &SID; Sap Architecture;What is Client ? How to Create a New Client;Client Copy – Local,Remote, Import/Export;How To Delete a Client;How to…
Author(s): Krishna Rungta
SAP ERP modules are notoriously hard to configure and use effectively without a lot of practice and experience. But as SAP ERP Financial Accounting and Controlling: Configuration and Use Management shows, it doesn’t have to be so difficult. The book takes a systematic approach that leads SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (FICO) users step by step through configuring and using all the program’s facets. This approach makes configuration complexities manageable. The book’s author—SAP expert, trainer, and accountant Andrew Okungbowa…
Author(s): Andrew Okungbowa
Thoroughly updated and expanded! Includes new coverage on HANA, the cloud, and using SAP’s applications! In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you’ll get up and running with the latest SAP technologies, applications, and solutions. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson strengthens your understanding of SAP from both a business and technical perspective, helping you gain practical mastery from the ground up on topics such as security, governance…
Author(s): Michael Missbach, George Anderson
Master SAP scripts, Smartforms, and data migration with hands-on exercises. The information provided in this book will help you decode the complexities and intricacies of SAP ABAP programming. Pro SAP Scripts, Smartforms, and Data Migration begins by describing the components of a SAP script: forms, styles, and standard texts. It then shows you how an ABAP program can invoke a SAP script form and send data to the form to provide output.You will then apply these concepts to hands-on exercises covering real business scenarios.
Author(s): Sushil Markandeya
7. Introduction to ABAP/4 Programming for SAP : The Complete Guide to Developing in the SAP Environment (1996)
Complete guide to developing in the SAP environment. This all-in-one source gives you the edge on success in today’s most powerful client-server environment. Paper.
Author(s): Gareth Debruyn
8. Quick SAP Basic Introduction End User Guide: Learn SAP GUI Navigation, Reports, Tips and Tricks with Basic SAP Skills (SAP Basics) (2017)
Every year thousands of SAP projects implemented around the world. Millions of dollars are spend on SAPimplementation hoping to get best out of these implementations. In any projecttraining is one of the critical phase, and it can significantly help project tobecome successful. Despite the modern way of training still end users struggleto learn SAP GUI essentials. Getting training on GUI essentials might not bethe highest priority in most of the projects. Technical subjects tend to beboring and filled with filers. The main goal of this book is to deliver simpleand easy learning without any filers.
Author(s): Syed Awais Rizvi
9. Practical Guide to SAP ABAP (2016)
This book offers a comprehensive practical guide to SAP ABAP for ABAP professionals. Part I of this two-part series lays the groundwork with ABAP basics. Readers will learn fundamental methods and procedures for everyday ABAP use— for example, how to download files from SAP directories to workstations. Dive into the SAP Data Dictionary and how it works. Get detailed information on effective debugging techniques and how to use the SAP Debugger. Clarify when it is best to use standard SAP tables vs. Z-tables. Get expert developer tips and tricks including how to navigate ALV grid lists.
Author(s): Thomas Stutenbäumer
10. SAP Plant Maintenance (2013)
‘Feroz’s practical insights on how to leverage a powerful ERP for actual business outcomes are exemplary. This book is in line with the same philosophy –taming SAP Plant Maintenance to achieve and user needs.’ —Rajiv Gupta, Partner, Management Consulting, KPMG India ‘Even though the book is about SAP Plant Maintenance, some of concepts and best practices that Feroz talks about in his book can easily be carried over and applied to any other ERP product implementation.’ —Deepak Kini, Dynamic Lead, Microsoft Consulting Services, India SAP Plant Maintenance (PM) is a part of the SAP Business Suite…
Author(s): Mr. Feroz Khan
If you have been looking for a beginners book that has a lot of easy to understand step-by-step instructions and screen shots that show you how to complete and master SAP Crystal Reports 2011 design techniques correctly, this is the book for you. The SAP Crystal Reports 2011 For Beginners book, is a self-paced visual guide to learning Crystal Reports. It is written from the perspective that the reader has not created a report before or has not used Crystal Reports. This book is for the beginner…
Author(s): Dr Indera E Murphy
12. Implementing SAP ERP Sales & Distribution (2008)
Written by senior SAP consultant Glynn Williams, Implementing SAP ERP Sales & Distribution is packed with tested, time-saving tips and advice. Learn how to use SAP ERP Central Component 5.0 and 6.0 to create sales documents and contracts, control material and customer master data, schedule deliveries, and automate billing. You’ll also find out how to deliver robust financial and transactional reports, track customer and credit information, and interoperate with other SAP modules….
Author(s): Glynn C. Williams
Best SAP Books to Master the Technology
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Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs III : Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs (PKW 2017), February 22-24, 2017, Qui Nhon, Vietnam
Author(s): Erpicum, Sébastien; Ho Ta Khanh, Michel; Laugier, Frédéric; Pfister, Michael
Publisher: CRC Press, Year: 2017, Size: 154 Mb, Download: pdf
Integrated Business Information Systems: A Holistic View of the Linked Business Process Chain ERP-SCM-CRM-BI-Big Data
Author(s): Klaus-Dieter Gronwald
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Year: 2017, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
Innovations in Enterprise Information Systems Management and Engineering : 5th International Conference, ERP Future 2016 - Research, Hagenberg, Austria, November 14, 2016, Revised Papers
Author(s): Brehm, Lars; Geist, Verena; Piazolo, Felix; Schmidt, Rainer
Publisher: Springer, Year: 2017, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are really hot items according to The New York Times, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.