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1830749 - ByD/ToD: Complete Data Sources and Characteristics Documentation

Symptom

This case document will help you to locate sources which provides an overview of all the Data Sources and Characteristics available for reporting in SAP Business ByDesign.

This information is particularly helpful if you are trying to create custom Data Sources, Reports or if you want to find out if it is possible to report on a specific UI Field.

Environment

  • SAP Business ByDesign
  • SAP Travel OnDemand

Resolution

The documents can be found at SAP Business ByDesign in the SAP Help Portal:

  1. Access the page in the following link
  2. Navigate to the Use section
  3. Here you will find the following documents:
    • Characteristic Indexes (Documents which inform users in which data sources a characteristic can be found).
    • Data Sources Documentation (Documentation of all Data Sources available for reporting).

If you would like to request for a new field to be included in a data source,

a.Ask your partner to help achive it

 or

b. You can post this requirement on the Influence Session available here: https://influence.sap.com/SAPByDesign

See Also

Please note that the data sources whose ID starts with ODT are specific to Travel OnDemand only. They cannot be found in the ByDesign system.

Keywords

Data Source documentation; characteristic indexes; fields; report; list , KBA , datasource , bydesign , byd , data sources documentation , new functionality , service center , characteristic index , ui field , custom field , data sources , AP-RC-ANA , C4C, ByD, Travel: Analytics Tools & Frameworks , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions

Attachments

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