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SAP Business Application Studio

Our integrated development environment (IDE) in the cloud supports full-stack scenarios to speed development and innovation.

What is SAP Business Application Studio?

SAP Business Application Studio is a cloud-based professional developer tool for building applications and extending SAP solutions.

With SAP Business Application Studio, you can:

  • Accelerate your development projects with an industry-leading IDE and flexible high-productivity tools
  • Leverage tight integration with services, technologies, and systems from SAP
  • Innovate on a trusted and open enterprise platform with built-in governance, security, and DevOps


Development spaces, virtual environments equipped with the runtimes and tools required for specific development scenarios, are at the heart of SAP Business Application Studio.

Professional full-stack development

Get everything you expect and need from a modern IDE:

  • Familiar desktop-like experience
  • Command line
  • Syntax highlighting code editor
  • Integrated debugging
  • Integration with Git and other source control systems

Productivity Tools

Accelerate development with visual programming:

  • Straightforward tools to develop data models
  • Ability to generate OData services without code
  • User interface creation
  • Testing with sample data
  • Connection to external data
  • User role management

Native development on SAP HANA

Build and deploy native applications or analytical models on SAP HANA:

  • SAP HANA database explorer
  • Calculation view editor
  • modelling tools
  • Support for build, deployment, and validation on multitarget applications

Development with SAP Fiori

Develop SAP Fiori apps for Cloud Foundry and ABAP, on premise and in the cloud:

  • Guided development
  • Service and application modelers
  • Generator for SAP Fiori elements
  • Layout editor for SAPUI5

See how customers use SAP Business Application Studio

48% reduction in customer complaints

See how Centrica used SAP Business Application Studio and the SAP Cloud Application Programming Model to increase flexibility, scalability, power, and performance.

6x faster spare parts dispatch

See how Evernex used SAP Business Application Studio to create a suite of role-specific applications to improve productivity.

Learn more about SAP Business Application Studio

Find more information in SAP Help Portal

Get access to SAP product documentation, learning journeys, and more. You can browse SAP Help Portal for the latest documentation on SAP Business Application Studio.

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