The following section describes the functions of the Xtract BAPI component of Xtract IS.
The component Xtract BAPI accesses BAPIs and RFC function modules and integrates them in the SSIS package.

Warning! Missing Authorization To use the Xtract BAPI component, access to the designated authority objects (RFC) in SAP must be available. For more information, refer to the knowledge base article SAP User Rights: BAPI.

Tip: To get information on the basics, refer to Getting Started with Xtract IS.

Custom BAPIs #

The use of custom BAPIs (Z function modules) is possible.

Note: Issues specific to Z function modules are not included in the scope of support provided by Theobald Software.

How to use the Xtract BAPI component #

  1. Define a valid connection manager that connects to an SAP system, see Connection Manager.
  2. Drag&drop the Xtract component from the SSIS toolbox into your data flow task.

  3. Double-click the component. The main window of the component opens. The majority of the functions of the component can be accessed using the main window.

More information on working with the Xtract BAPI component is provided in the following sections.

Defining a BAPI Extraction