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Developer & Trial Editions: SAP NetWeaver Application Server ABAP and SAP Business Warehouse powered by SAP HANA

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January 2016: AS ABAP 7.50 SP1 inclusive SAP BW on SAP HANA available in CAL



Get your hands on the latest release of SAP Application Server ABAP and SAP Business Warehouse, learn more about their latest capabilities, and test-drive the SAP Development Tools for Eclipse!


You can choose from different editions which are provided as pre-configured virtual appliances by the SAP Cloud Appliance Library (free of charge). SAP offers this software either based on the free developer license or a time-limited trial and evaluation license.


Important remark: SAP offers these virtual appliances including trial licenses for free, but you will be charged by your cloud service provider for running these virtual appliances based on resource consumption.


Get Your Free Virtual Appliance


These developer and trial editions of SAP Application Server ABAP and SAP Business Warehouse are available with different database flavors, i.e. on SAP HANA (in-memory database) and on SAP ASE.


Light_Bulb_32.pngYou should be familiar with the prerequisites on our How-to and FAQ page before you run these virtual appliances. We also recommend to set up a billing alert for your cloud service provider.


To get access to these virtual appliances, log in with your SCN user and click on a link below to navigate to the SAP Cloud Appliance Library Test Drive Center. Watch this short video tutorial explaining the most important steps. For questions and feedback please post a message in this thread.



SAP NetWeaver 7.50 SP1 AS ABAP and SAP BW on SAP HANA
[Developer Edition]
How to Guide


AS ABAP incl. BW 7.4 SP8 on SAP ASE 15.7
[Developer Edition]




BW 7.4 SP2 on SAP MaxDB 7.9*
[90d Trial Edition]


*This SAP Business Warehouse 7.4 trial consists of AS ABAP 7.4 and AS Java 7.4 with usage type BI Java as described in the attached solution guide.


Try Out These Tutorials And Sample Applications


All developer and trial editions come with pre-configured users, pre-installed sample applications and tutorials explaining new capabilities and technologies.



Please visit this page for more information about the available demo scenarios and tutorials. Of course, there are a lot of additional guides and tutorials offered by the community you may want to try out...

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