Course announcements

  • SAP Application Interface Framework (AIF) is an add-on to any SAP system, to link business systems and enabling the separation of application and technical integration.
  • In the course you will learn how to set up role -specific interfaces with AIF, the error handling with AIF, the monitoring of interfaces and to run interfaces using SAP AIF.
  • In this course, many exercises will deepen the theoretical lessons.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Customize and use the error handling with AIF
    • Create interfaces with AIF
    • Use the AIF specific monitoring
    • Monitor and Map inbound and Outbound IDocs
    • Monitor and Map inbound and Outbound Proxies
    • Use file adapter
    • Use Interface Determination
    • Use Interface variants
    • Use the analyzer


  • Application Consultant
  • Developer
  • Development Consultant
  • Solution Architect
  • Technology Consultant



  • ABAP knowledge * Recommended
  • Experience with integration scenarios

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1809


  • Introduction to SAP Application Interface Framework (AIF)
    • Explain error handling with and without AIF
  • General Functionality
    • Explain general functionality
  • Basic Interface Development
    • Explore basic interface development
  • Advanced Structure and Field Mapping
    • Explain advanced structure and field mapping
  • Actions
    • Use actions
  • Additional Monitoring Features
    • Define additional monitoring features
  • AIF XML Runtime
    • Explain the AIF XML runtime
  • Interface Determination
    • Explore interface determination
  • Processing and Monitoring IDocs with AIF
    • Process and monitor IDocs with AIF
  • Proxy Interfaces
    • Use proxy interfaces
  • File Adapter
    • Explain the file adapter
  • Additional Features for Simplified Monitoring
    • Use additional features for simplified monitoring
  • Interface Variants
    • Explain interface variants
  • Analyzer
    • Use the analyzer
  • Additional Information
    • Explore additional topics

This course is also available as a test system within SAP Live Access

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