TMP012: Automated Testing

Automated Testing helps you keeping a TM stable and reliable without too much manual testing effort.
In this episode we try to cover some aspects of it, specially we focus on using eCATT in the TM context and we also visit newer tools like Selenium.

All information provided by this podcast is based on our best knowledge. However there can be wrong information or things can be changed.

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TMP011: TM Mobile

This episode features our TM mobile applications and the technology behind it. After talking about mobile app technology in general, we give an overview of the available apps and the offered functionality. We have a closer look at the involved layers, which are necessary to
connect the mobile app to your TM backend system. In the end we also talk about possible extensibilies.

All information provided by this podcast is based on our best knowledge. However there can be wrong information or things can be changed.

TMP010: BRFplus

This episode is about BRFplus, SAPs Busines Rules Framework. We are talking to Carsten Ziegeler, the product owner and one of the main architects behind BRFplus and Felipe Hernadez, a leading consultant in the BRFplus space. Starting from 10.00 ft perspective on what BRFplus is about we try to cover all relevant elements of BRFplus, like applications, data objects, functions, expressions etc. Some extra time is spent on the different expression types and how to use them, e.g. the decision table, formula and decision tree. Other topics are testing/simulation, catalogues and DSM.
[audio  http://archive.org/download/tmp10_brfplus_edited-tm_podcast_tmp/TMP10_brfplus_editedAAC.m4a ]

The link to the BRFplus space in SCN: http://scn.sap.com/community/brm

The book: http://www.sap-press.de/katalog/buecher/titel/gp/titelID-2106

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TMP009: Times in Freight Documents

Times are a important topic in transportation, so they are in TM. We talk about the times in Freight Units, Freight Orders, Trailer Docs, Bookings and how they depend and interact with each other. The determination of the times with the scheduler and optimizer is also touched high level. And we did not forget to mention the time propagation, finally.
[audio http://archive.org/download/tmp009_tor_times-tm_podcast_tmp/TMP009_TOR_TIMESAAC.m4a ]

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TMP008: TOR

The Business Object Transportation Order (or /SCMTMS/TOR or short TOR) the the technical basis for all planning, subcontracting and execution documents in TM like Freight Unit, Freight Order, Bokking Order and Transportation Unit.
This episode describes the basic ideas behinf this business objects and the main components of its modelling.

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TMP007: The Process Controller

The process controller is a generic tool widely used in TM.
After a short introduction what the process controller actually is, with some examples etc.
we talk about the necessary customizing.
Some technical details about what technically happens are also there.
Finally we talk about the ways of using the process controller to enhance the standard functionality.

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TMP006: TM UI Basics

Today we are getting technical: We are talking about the UI techniques and layers in TM.
We start from the different end user presetnations techniques like the Netweaer Business client or the portal.
Getting clother to the backend we visit WebDynpro and the Floorplan Manager.
And finally we come to our magic Floorplanmanager-FPM-Integration-layer FBI.
Some words about enhancements are also not missing.
We try to give tips and tricks on our journey through the different UI layers.

All information provided by this podcast is based on our best knowledge. However there can be wrong information or things can be changed.