In computer science, a cache is a component that improves performance by transparently storing data such that future requests for this data can be served faster. The data that is stored within a cache might contain values that have been computed earlier or duplicates...


The term CAD covers all graphic activities, which analyze, structure and algorithmize the technical planning, construction and manufacturing. Thus CAD means construction with electronic help, which is adjusted to the desired line of business, in this case...

CAD Interface

Functions, which SAP™ makes available for the integration of CAD systems for the processing of documents and document structures.

Capture/Collection (of information)

Capturing is the first step of the information gathering procedure in an enterprise. The incoming information is recorded. In IT context, the term concerns the operational entering/ typing of information, e.g. a piece of text.


Description of the process of how the content of the components of the physical documents is transferred to the SAP Knowledge Provider (KPro) by an external application and how all necessary management data is created in KPro. Two Check-In scenarios can be...