API for AWS Security Token Service¶
|ABAP SDK "TLA"||
The "TLA" is a Three Letter Abbreviation that appears in ABAP class names, data dictionary
objects and other ABAP objects throughout the AWS SDK for SAP ABAP. The TLA for AWS Security Token Service is
This TLA helps squeeze ABAP objects into the 30-character length limit of the ABAP data dictionary.
To install the AWS SDK for SAP ABAP, import the Core transport, along with the transport for the STS module and other API modules you are interested in. A few modules are included in the Core transport itself. For more information, see the Developer Guide guide.
About The Service¶
Security Token Service (STS) enables you to request temporary, limited-privilege credentials for users. This guide provides descriptions of the STS API. For more information about using this service, see Temporary Security Credentials.
Using the SDK¶
In your code, create a client using the SDK module for AWS Security Token Service, which is created with
In this example we will assume you have configured
an SDK profile in transaction
DATA(go_session) = /aws1/cl_rt_session_aws=>create( 'ZFINANCE' ). DATA(go_sts) = /aws1/cl_sts_factory=>create( go_session ).
For an overview of ABAP method calls corresponding to API operations in AWS Security Token Service, see the Operation List.
Creates an object of type
TYPE REF TO
TYPE REF TO
/AWS1/IF_STSrepresents the ABAP client for the STS service, representing each operation as a method call. For more information see the API Page page.
DATA(lo_config) = DATA(go_sts)->get_config( ).