SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2659638 - CompoundEmployee API BETA Entity in Integration Center No longer to be supported by SAP. SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR ANY IMPLEMENTATION

Symptom

- Navigate to 'Provisioning > SFAPI Feature Settings, under SFAPI Compound Employee > Enable Compound Employee entity in Integration Center'

This option as you can see is 'Greyed out'.

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."

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- Unable to Use CompoundEmployee / Compound Employee BETA API in Integration Center creation of report

- Error encountered on previously configured test integration center job using compoundEmployee API BETA Entity

**CompoundEmployee API Beta FEATURE HAS BEEN ROLLED BACK BY SAP,  THUS SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR ANY IMPLEMENTATION**

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Environment

Successfactors

Cause

Expected Behavior

Resolution

This feature was released as a Beta version to customers for some time but is no longer available.

As such Customer existing test integration center jobs will be unscheduled and will receive error when tried to use post 1902 release. Please use Odata API for future implementation

Instead see reference information below for utilising Odata APIs on Employee Master Data related entities.

https://blogs.sap.com/2015/03/23/how-to-create-an-employee-using-odata-apis/

OR

Refer to below links for Odata API reference and development Guides

Note : CompoundEmployee API will be greyed out in integration center Entity Selection Screen for Outbound Integrations.

See Also

For more info on the Release Information of this feature, See below link and search INT-6872

https://help.sap.com/viewer/dcdf69201a63409ab4caa101402d4527/1902/en-US/1f8f1ea35c414381a399f1483b0e50c2.html

For more info on this previous feature in beta release see link below.

https://blogs.sap.com/2017/09/11/much-awaited-compound-employee-odata-api-beta-now-available-in-integration-center/

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Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1805