What are SAP HANA CDS views?

1. What’s a CDS view? A CDS View is an infrastructure layer used to define semantically rich data models. Allows developers to define entity types and the relationships in-between them.

How do I run a CDS view in SAP?

Hit F8 or Execute the program to check the output. In summary, there are lot of scenarios in projects where we write complex CDS views and we need to consume them into an ABAP program for different business needs. In this blog post, we looked at the new ABAP syntax to consume a CDS view.

How do I sort CDS view?

for a HANA CDS View you can use “order by”. For an ABAP CDS View no “order by” is possible. You have to to the sort when you consume the view in e.g. an Open SQL Statement. If you have a different answer for this question, then please use the Your Answer form at the bottom of the page instead.

Can we debug CDS views?

So far, you could debug ABAP Managed Database Procedures (AMDPs). From now on, you can now also debug CDS table functions using the AMDP debugger.