Using BAPI with StreamServe Persuasion
The Business Application Programming Interface is a powerful way of establing a business driven communication between StreamServe and SAP.
Integrated Bill Simulation with SAP Document Presentment
This article describes how to set up integrated Bill Simulation for SAP Utilities. This scenario lets you simulate Bills using SAP Document Presentment / StreamServe and preview them within the native SAP working environment.
Setting up a StreamServe virtual printer in SAP, Part 2
The Bill simulation is supported via the new StreamServer connector called RFC Preview (from 5.5 build >=1298). The Bill Simulation is an end-to-end SAP-OpenText supported approach of simulating billing documents from SAP Utilities Print Workbench (transaction EA40).
The PDF attached in this article outlines some more possibilities that could be good to know about.
Setting up a StreamServe virtual printer in SAP, Part 1
This article describes an easy way to define a virtual printer in the SAP spool administration, to use as a data transfer mechanizm for getting the spool data from SAP to StreamServe.
Which SAP Raw data format should I use?
This article gives an overview to the SAP print forms (SAPScript, SmartForms, PDF-based print forms) raw data output formats in the context of using these as input to StreamServe.
Using Collector Web Services from SAP NetWeaver
This article describes how the StreamServe Collector WebService (strsRepositoryArchiveService) can be used from within an SAP NetWeaver 7 ABAP backend.
The sample code depends on StreamServe Persuasion SP4 and SAP NetWeaver 7. Note that SP4 hotfix number 478 or later is needed in order to get support of base64 encoded document payloads which SAP needs (via WebService method get_documents_b64). MTOM support is today only available on SAP PI 7.1, general NetWeaver 7.0 still needs to rely on Base64 to handle binary data.