Whitelist HCPms (Apps) and Web IDE in HANA Cloud Connector
According to the HANA Cloud Connector documentation, it is possible to restrict backend access to specific applications in the Cloud Connector administration using the Application Whitelist provided under Trusted Applications:
This works well for Java or XS applications using their name. However, if any of our Java/XS apps is added to the whitelist, access is denied for every HCPms application consuming on-premise backend systems through the cloud connector. Even testing via Web IDE of said apps is impossible.
Following the HCP URL name schema appId-hcpAccount.hana.ondemand.com we added:
- mobile (HCPms non-trial)
We also tried to add our HCP account name, as suggested in the documentation:
The current solution for HCPms and Web IDE usage is an empty whitelist, which allows backend access for every Java/XS application.
So, how to add HCPms (apps) and Web IDE to the trusted applications?
The Cloud Connector Log was very helpful. The correct account/service name combination for HCPms is
I am now able to access my HCPms application backends.