Output of a Hierarchy Structure #

Compared to other source components, the output of hierarchy components is fixed. It always contains the same columns. Hierarchy-Table-Output

NodeID
Unique node key.

ParentNodeID
Key for parent node.

FirstChildNodeID
Key for first child node.

NextNodeID
Key for next node in the same hierarchical level.

InfoObjectName
Name of InfoObject behind the corresponding node.

NodeName
The node’s (technical) name.

NodeText
The descriptive text in the respective logon language (only when FetchText is set to true in the settings).

Output in SAP #

The PM_COUNTRY hierarchy from the example, looks in SAP as follows:

Hierarchy-Table-SAP

The corresponding flat data output in a browser looks as follows: Hierarchy-Table-SAP