4 Creating a New Project

This chapter describes how to create a new Project for SAP.

In order to work with the data servers you have created, you must create a project and import the appropriate knowledge modules for reverse-engineering the data structures and integrating the data.

Creating a New Project

To create a new Project for SAP:

  1. Connect to Designer.

  2. In the Projects tree view click New Project.

  3. In the Definition tab, enter SAP Demo for the Project name.

  4. From the File menu, click Save to save your project.

  5. Expand the SAP Demo Project, select the First Folder node.

  6. Rename this folder to SDE_SAP_GeoDimension.

  7. Right-click the SAP Demo Project in the Projects tree view.

  8. Right-click and select Import > Import Knowledge Modules.

  9. Select in the File import directory the directory containing your KMs. By default, they are located in the ../impexp directory.

  10. Select the following KMs:

    • IKM Oracle Incremental Update

    • LKM SAP ERP to Oracle (SQLLDR)

    • LKM SAP ERP to SQL


    • RKM SAP ERP Connection Test

  11. Click OK to perform the import.