SAP Course

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This three-day instructor-led course will give you the comprehensive skills and in-depth knowledge needed to manage data services using platforms and transforms.

SAP Data Services can unlock meaning from all of your organisation's data – structured or unstructured. This data management software provides best-in-class functionality for data integration, quality, cleansing, and more. Transform your data into a trusted, ever-ready resource for business insight – and use it to streamline processes and maximise efficiency.

This course is based on software release:

  • Data Services 4.2 SP8


  • Data Consultant / Manager
  • Solution Architect

Skills Gained

This course will prepare you to:

  • Define data services
  • Define source and target meta data
  • Create batch jobs
  • Troubleshoot batch jobs
  • Use functions, scripts and variables
  • Use platform transforms
  • Set up erroro handling
  • Capture changes in data
  • Use data services integrator transforms



  • Basic knowledge of SQL


  • Data warehousing concepts

The supply of this course by DDLS is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.


  • Data Services
  • Source and Target Metadata
  • Batch Job Creation
  • Batch Job Troubleshooting
  • Functions, Scripts, and Variables
  • Platform Transforms
  • Error Handling
  • Changes in Data
  • Data Services Integrator Transforms
  • Defining Data Services
  • Defining Datastores in Data Services
  • Defining a Data Services Flat File Format
  • Creating Batch Jobs
  • Writing Comments with Descriptions and Annotations
  • Validating and Tracing Jobs
  • Debugging Data Flows
  • Auditing Data Flows
  • Using Built-In Functions
  • Using Variables, Parameters, and Scripts
  • Using Platform Transforms
  • Using the Map Operation Transform
  • Using the Validation Transform
  • Using the Merge Transform
  • Using the Case Transform
  • Using the SQL Transform
  • Setting Up Error Handling
  • Capturing Changes in Data
  • Using Source-Based Change Data Capture (CDC)
  • Using Target-Based Change Data Capture (CDC)
  • Using Data Services Integrator Transforms
  • Using the Pivot Transform
  • Using the Data Transfer Transform

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