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SAS-ACCESS® 4.3 Interface to R-3 User's Guide

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Original Publication Date: 2009-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19

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SAS Institute Inc.

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SAS/ACCESS® 4.3

Interface to R/3 User's Guide

SAS® Documentation



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2009. SAS/ACCESS ® 4.3 Interface to R/3: User's Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/ACCESS® 4.3 Interface to R/3: User's Guide

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What's New v


Overview v
Authorization Checks for Business Information Warehouse Objects v Enhanced CALLRFC Procedure vi
New AUTHDOMAIN= Option vi
Secure Network Communication for Single Sign-on vi
SAS RFC Server Changes vi

Chapter 1

      4 Getting Started with SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 1 Getting Started with SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 1 Searching R/3 Metadata 4
Exporting R/3 Metadata to SAS Warehouse Administrator 7 Window and Field Help 8
Accessibility Features of the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 8

Chapter 2

4 Accessing and Using R/3 Data 9


Accessing Data Using Direct Access and ODBC 9 Accessing Data Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 9 Accessing Data Using Secure Network Communications 12 Authorization Checks for BW and BI Objects 13

Chapter 3

4 Using the SAS RFC Server 15

Overview of the SAS RFC Server 15
Using the SAS RFC Server on UNIX 15 Using the SAS RFC Server on Windows 17 Using the SAS RFC Server in Batch Mode 19

Chapter 4

4 Using the RFC Macros and Macro Variables 21

Using the RFC Macros and Macro Variables 21
Using the R/3 BAPI Connector: Logon Window 32 Perf...