Getting Started

SAP Cloud Platform

SAP Cloud Platform offers a number of ways to get started -
chose what works best for you:

I'm an IT Developer

I want to explore and build with SAP Cloud Platform

I work in DevOps

I would like to cut-down my “writing/coding” time

I'm a Business Analyst

I would like to try or buy
SAP Cloud Platform

I'm a Partner

I want to build or sell Cloud Platform Apps

Explore && Build - SAP Developer Center

The SAP Developer Center offers a full range of development tools, downloads, documentation, discussions & more supporting SAP developers across all products, solutions & technologies. Get started today with access to:

Trials and Downloads

Get access to free trials, tools and downloads to explore SAP products and start building your first apps.

Learning Journey

Learn basic skills to get started by following our Cloud Platform learning journey.


Follow and join the conversation with other users today - improve your skills and reputation!


Looking for assistance? The SAP Q&A forums are the place to start.

Connect && Interface with SAP API Business Hub

Discover and consume API’s easily and quickly

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.

  • Explore and Discover APIs
  • Test APIs in our API Sandbox
  • Build sample apps
  • Integrate with SAP easily
  • Manage the lifecycle of your APIs


Try && Buy - SAP Cloud Platform editions

Ready to try and develop?
Register for SAP Cloud Platform, developer edition 

FREE (with no time limitations!)

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.

Ready for production?
Buy SAP Cloud Platform, user-based packages

$42 / USER / MONTH

Designed for the department, small business, or midsize company, SAP Cloud Platform, user-based packages enable your organization to develop business applications in the cloud quickly and easily. With per-user pricing, you can start small and scale when you need.

Build && Buy Apps on SAP App Center

Discover, Try, Buy, and Manage solutions that extend your digital core

SAP App Center is the digital enterprise marketplace designed to promote and deliver partner created applications to SAP’s over 300,000 customers.