Getting Started with SAP Cloud Platform

Whether you want to build your own app, integrate existing apps, try and buy partner-built applications, or sell your app on the SAP App Center, you've come to the right place to get started today.

Ready to develop on SAP Cloud Platform?

Register for SAP Cloud Platform, developer edition. The SAP Cloud Platform, developer edition is a fast, easy and FREE way to get started in a shared environment so you can quickly learn how to create cloud apps. In addition to shared SAP HANA and a comprehensive set of platform services, you’ll also gain early access to beta functionality. Get familiar with the basics

Connect and interface with SAP API Business Hub

Build sample apps, extensions, and integrations easily. Discover and consume digital content packages with APIs, pre-packaged integrations, and sample apps from SAP and select partners within the SAP API Business Hub. 

Buy and sell apps on SAP App Center

SAP App Center is the digital enterprise marketplace designed to promote and deliver partner-built applications. Discover, try, buy, and manage solutions that extend your digital core, or list your own app and sell it to SAP's thriving global ecosystem.

Explore SAP Cloud Platform developer resources

The SAP Developer Center offers a full range of development tools, downloads, documentation, discussions and more to support developers across all products, solutions and technologies offered by SAP. Get started today with unlimited access to SAP Cloud Platform developer resources. Learn how to deploy your first cloud app

Get help from the SAP Community

The SAP Community is the quickest way for users to solve problems, learn more about SAP solutions, and invent new ways to get things done. Follow and join the conversation with other users today to improve your SAP Cloud Platform skills and reputation!


Find answers to frequently asked questions around common topics, such as getting started with your SAP Cloud Platform account, developer tutorials, and pricing and packaging options.


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