SAP Gateway Service Builder simplifies and structures the service development and modeling process required for exposing and consuming data by using projects. Developers first create a project to develop, model, and store all the development artifacts they need to define a service. The focus on project-based service development is consequently reflected in the Service Builder user interface.
Standard UI comprises the three following screen areas:
Tree view to show open projects, their substructures, and the artifacts they contain. To edit data objects and their properties, double-click the relevant data object in the tree view.
Mass maintenance view for creating, editing, copying and pasting, and deleting data objects within a project. Data object types include, for example, entity types, complex types, associations, and function imports. To display details about a data object, select the relevant row in the mass maintenance view and choose Details.
Message view displays all types of messages regarding the status of the project. You can hide the message view or delete individual message.
For more information about the mass maintenance view, see Working with the Mass Maintenance View.