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Create Service Instance for Document Classification with Customer Account

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January 29, 2021
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May 18, 2020
Create a service instance and the associated service key for Document Classification, one of the SAP AI Business Services, using SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP).

You will learn

  • How to check your Document Classification entitlements
  • How to create a service instance of Document Classification
  • How to create a service key for your service instance
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Prerequisites

  • You have an enterprise global account on SAP BTP.
  • You are entitled to use the service.

This tutorial is intended for productive SAP BTP accounts. Make sure that you have an enterprise global account on SAP BTP and fulfill the prerequisites of this tutorial. If you don’t have a global account yet, refer to this guide.

Additionally, find details about the pricing of the Document Classification service here or use the SAP BTP estimator.

The steps outlined in this tutorial follow the Initial Setup guide of the Document Classification service.


Step 1: Access the SAP BTP cockpit

First, access the SAP BTP cockpit. Here, click on the tile representing your global account.

Access Global Account

Next, access your subaccount that will be used throughout the tutorial. Therefore, click Subaccounts on the navigation side bar and then select the tile that represents the subaccount that shall be used throughout these tutorials.

Access Subaccount

If you don’t have a subaccount or you want to create a new one, follow the procedure outlined here.

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Step 2: Check your entitlements

To use Document Classification, you need to make sure that your account is properly configured.

  1. On the navigation side bar, click Entitlements to see a list of all eligible services. You are entitled to use every service in this list according to the assigned service plan.

  2. Search for Document Classification. If you find the service in the list, you are entitled to use it. Now you can set this step to Done and proceed with Step 3.

Check Entitlements

ONLY if you DO NOT find the service in your list, proceed as follows:

  1. Click Configure Entitlements.

    Configure Entitlements
  2. Click Add Service Plans.

    Add Service Plans
  3. In the dialog, select Document Classification and choose the default service plan. Click Add 1 Service Plan.

    Add Service Plan
  4. Click Save to save your entitlement changes.

    Save Entitlements

You are now entitled to use Document Classification and create instances of the service.

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Step 3: Access your space

Now that your subaccount is properly configured, you can access your space.

A space is essentially the place where all applications and services live and, thus, the place where your service instance of Document Classification will be deployed.

Click Spaces on the navigation side bar and select the tile that represents the space that shall be used throughout these tutorials.

Access Space

If you don’t have a space yet or you want to create a new one, follow the procedure outlined here. Once the space is created, access it.

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Step 4: Access service via Service Marketplace

The Service Marketplace is where you find all the services available on SAP BTP.

  1. To access it, click Service Marketplace on the navigation side bar.

    Access Marketplace
  2. Next, search for Document Classification and click the tile to access the service.

    Access Service
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Step 5: Create service instance

Next, you will create an instance of the Document Classification service.

Click Instances on the navigation side bar and then click New Instance to start the creation dialog.

Create Instance

In the dialog, leave the default value for the service and the service plan. Enter a name for your new instance as dc-instance and click Create Instance to skip the other steps and create the instance.

Create Instance

In the following dialog, click on View Instance to be navigated to the list of your service instances.

View Instances

You have successfully created a service instance for Document Classification.

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Step 6: Create service key

You are now able to create a service key for your new service instance. Service keys are used to generate credentials to enable apps to access and communicate with the service instance.

  1. Click the navigation arrow to open the details of your service instance. Then, click the dots to open the menu and select Create Service Key.

    Service Key

  2. In the dialog, enter dc-service-key as the name of your service key. Click Create to create the service key.

    Create Service Key

You have successfully created a service key for your service instance. You can now either view the service key in the browser or download it.

View Service Key

You will need the service key values in the next tutorial.

Choose the value that is NOT part of the service key you created for your service instance.
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