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SAP Business One Add-On Solution Certification for SAP HANA 1.0 (B1 – HANA 1.0)

Small and midsize enterprises (SMEs) that best align IT investments with business goals and requirements can achieve sustainable and profitable growth. Working with SAP and experienced partners in your local market, you get the support your company needs with a solution specifically designed for your business requirements. In addition to existing SAP® solutions, the SAP HANA® platform powers a new class of real-time analytics and applications. Its unique in-memory database instantly analyzes huge volumes of data as it’s created, without complex layers of data management and storage.

Third-party solutions that confirm to SAP Business One integration standards and conventions are eligible for SAP Business One Add-On Solution Certification for SAP HANA. SAP channel partners can develop SAP Business One add-on on SAP HANA programs under a special SAP Business One SDK Development license.

Based on the rules outlined in the SAP Business One Add-on Solution Certification for SAP HANA test plan, ISVs can develop add-ons to integrate with SAP Business One at the data and/or user interface level using the SAP Business One SDK Data Interface (DI), Data Interface Server (DIS) and the User Interface (UI) Application Programming Interfaces.

ISVs can also utilize tools provided from SAP HANA, such as XS Engine to develop objects within SAP HANA platform.

During the certification project, the SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) consultant introduces our published guidelines to ensure data integrity and to minimize conflicts, and offers recommendations on usability and overall quality improvements of the add-on, if needed.

The SAP Business One Add-on Solution for SAP HANA certification test comprises of technical, functional and scalability/performance requirements as they apply to the integration of the add-on with SAP Business One.

Getting Started

SAP partnership is a pre-requisite to register for B1-HANA certifications. Please contact your SAP partner manager for the necessary steps and documents.

Technical Documentation

In order  to enable  ISVs to accomplish the certification, SAP ICC provides below documents.

The documents will be provided to ISVs via e-mail upon certificationcontract to be placed.

Test System Recommendation from ICC

SAP ICC suggest to perform the testing remotely online.

ISVs shall make sure you have below testing environment before you start development and request an official certification testing.

  • SAP HANA Database System for SAP Business
  • SAP Business One – the version mentioned in the certification contract
  • Latest support packages for SAP Business One
  • Required patch level will be communicated by the ICC consultant
  • SAP Business One Testing Tool – B1TE and SAP Business One Test Environment for SAP HANA – B1HTE

SAP ICC consultant will provide the testing tool for ISVs before certification testing will be conducted.

Price List

3,500 Euros per certification (Euro currency is applicable to all countries).The fee for re-certifying a previously certified add-on will be 1,750 Euros per certification (Euro currency applicable to all countries).

To understand all services and benefits included in this fee, please refer to the Getting Started page.

ISVs may also want to subscribe SAP Business One bundle certification, which will enable you to certify multiple add-ons. For details, please refer to SAP Business One  Add-On solution certification.

Benefits of Certification

Customers using SAP-certified solutions in their SAP environment, as well as the partners offering these, experience great benefits which may include shorter implementation times, technical enablement, and marketing assets.

After successful certification testing the ISVs solution can be advertised with the following logo:

Important Links:

ISVs may also want to refer below links

SAP HANA Installation Guides

SAP HANA Developer Guide

SAP Business One Administrator's Guide, version for SAP HANA

SDK online help file SDK_EN.chm and choose Release Family 9.0 → SDK and Custom Development

SAP Business One Online Help

SAP Business One - SAP Developer Network on SDN.

Please visit the corresponding SDN forums.

SAP Business One on SAP Partner Edge(SMP login required).

SAP Training and Help:

Please refer to SAP Education. (Service Marketplace login required, contact your partner manager for user ID)

SAP Business One Certification eLearning Session

ICC Webinar:

You are invited to join our introductory webinars - hosted by the SAP Integration and Certification Center in regular intervals. For a schedule and recordings got to the pageSAP INTEGRATION AND CERTIFICATION WEBINAR SERIES".

Apply for ICC Services right away - please fill in the  SAP ICC online application form.

Certified solutions can be found in the  SAP Partner Directory (PD)