Duet Enterprise How-to Guides
To find the how-to guide for Duet Enterprise 2.0 follow these links:
Installation 1.0 FP1
Duet Enterprise 1.0 SP2 Installation Wizard Prerequisites (Video)
This video explains how to perform the required prerequisites steps in order to run the Duet Enterprise installation wizard. Required software components are checked, profile parameters are set and notes are implemented. For more details see this Installing Duet Enterprise: The SAP side -- A Video Guide.
Duet Enterprise 1.0 SP02 Installation Wizard (Video)
This video explains how to run the Duet Enterprise Installation Wizard. This wizard will configure most of the required configuration steps. After that data can be handed over to the SharePoint admin, so that the configuration is completed. For more details see thisInstalling Duet Enterprise: The SAP side -- A Video Guide.
Prepare SharePoint Server for Duet Enterprise (Video)
This video explains the first required steps on SharePoint to get started with a Duet Enterprise installation. A new Web Application is created, certificates are created and data is collected and handed over to the SAP Admin so he/she can continue with the installation. For more details see this Installing Duet Enterprise: The Microsoft side -- A Video Guide.
Install Duet Enterprise on SharePoint (Video)
This video explains more installation steps on SharePoint. After the SAP Admin has performed the configuration on the SAP-side, Business Data Connectivity models are handed over to the SharePoint admin. The SharePoint admin can then import these models, deploy solutions and finally display data coming from the SAP system. For more details see this Installing Duet Enterprise: The Microsoft side -- A Video Guide.
Duet Enterprise Wizard - Behind the scenes (Video)
This video explains the steps that are performed by the Duet Enterprise configuration wizard. It shows (almost) all the steps that are performed automatically in each step by the Wizard. It highlights some of the verification steps that can be done and also shows one more time what exactly is required to get the Duet Enterprise configuration completed on the SAP side. Together with the official documentation (Microsoft and SAP) and two related blogs (Installing Duet Enterprise: The SAP side -- A Video Guide and Installing Duet Enterprise: The Microsoft side -- A Video Guide), it should help you get started with your Duet Enterprise implementation.
Troubleshooting - Duet Enterprise 1.0
In every installation errors can occur. With Duet Enterprise, the configuration wizard makes sure that most of the common errors are omitted. This guide provides helps for those cases where errors still do occur.
The new developer guide for Duet Enterprise explains how an OData service can be consumed in SharePoint 2010 via the BDC Browser. The guide also mentions some best practices and is based on Duet Enterprise 1.0 FP1 SP3 and SAP NetWeaver Gateway 2.0 SP5.
Transfer data from SAP to Microsoft SharePoint and Outlook 2010 - Duet Enterprise Workflow Part I
This article explains how to implement a custom handler to transfer business data in static format (i.e. HTML content) from SAP workflow to Microsoft SharePoint and Office 2010. The article shows an example of creating an outbound custom handler for a purchase order approval workflow.
Transfer data from SAP to Microsoft SharePoint and Outlook 2010 - Duet Enterprise Workflow Part II
This article explains how to implement a custom handler to transfer SAP business data from SAP workflow to Microsoft SharePoint and Office 2010. It shows an example of creating an outbound custom handler for a sales order approval workflow.
How to use the BDC browser
This guide explains the steps required to expose the SAP NetWeaver Gateway data model to Microsoft SharePoint using the BDC Browser tool. The configurations required to set-up the tool and the additional steps required to handle varied use cases are also described in this document.
Administration & Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Report Delivery
There are a few different areas to check when you suspect that Duet Enterprise has failed to deliver a report. This article explains the various touch points and what configuration to check so that the failure can be corrected.
Tracing reports in SAP, SCL, and SharePoint
Duet Enterprise consists of a SharePoint component, SCL component, and SAP backend component. This article shows you how to trace the report through the various systems in case there is an issue.