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Dead end SAP Integrated Planning

SAP Integrated Planning is a mature application with a great framework enabling usage of global data warehouse objects out of SAP BW for planning. It integrates global objects and data such as master and transactional data into the planning application. Authorization out of the current system can be reused and frontends, like SAP Bex Web or Analysis for Office, are ready to use without any further licenses.

Having a looking in the glass sphere into the future of the SAP Integrated Planning, a very nebulous picture came up.

How-To make a SAC Story Mobile ready

Introduction This How-to Paper provides guidance for an end-user on which settings/changes are necessary to make a new/existing SAP Analytics Cloud Story usable for a mobile device. Being able to access stories and dashboards with a single click on smartphones allows end users an instant view of any business and daily improvement. Especially due to…

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SAP BW Live Connection.

Value help of Bex Variables used in SAP ANALYTICS CLOUD via SAP BW Live Connection in with BADI „Refining Input Help in Variable Screen“

In this blog I want to focus on the usage of the BAdI for “Refining Input Help in Variable Screen” in context of SAP Analytics Cloud to enable special context-based filtering. In our example I would like to restrict the time and another dimension to values I choose randomly.

SAC Analytics Cloud. Eine bildliche Mindmap vom SAP Online Track zur Übersicht.

SAC Analytics Cloud – Application Design

ZPARTNER’s Bernhard Sauerteig gave a presentation on SAP Analytics Cloud – Application Design at the SAP Online Track 2020. This session gives an Overview to SAP Analytics Cloud and its Capabilities (like Analytic Applications Scripting, Dashboarding, Data-aquisition)  – including a Demo. Special Thanks to: https://twitter.com/mm_mikemeister/status/1321820254335586304?s=20

SAP Analytics Cloud Story development.

SAP Analytics Cloud Story development in a single tenant scenario

When working with a single SAP Analytics Cloud tenant version should be handled carefully. Especially handling of shared URLs including storyIds could lead to unintentionally negative impacts for end users. Keeping the URL/storyid and be able to develop without pressure is in my opinion very helpful for developers and consumers of a story.

SAP Analytics Cloud Story.

SAP Analytics Cloud Story SAP with HANA Live Connection ABAP Cache Warmer

Next to most current and correct data, performance is another very important factor in analytics. In the blog „How to trace widgets in SAP Analytics Cloud stories connected via HANA Live Data Connection“ ( https://blogs.sap.com/2020/02/24/how-to-trace-widgets-in-sap-analytics-cloud-stories-connected-via-hana-live-data-connection/ ) it was already described how to grep performance data and link them to a widget in a SAP Analytics…

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Trigger SAP Analytics Cloud.

Trigger SAP Analytics Cloud Data Management Schedule via REST API

Scope  SAP Analytics Cloud offers many possibilities for reporting and planning. Especially SAP Analytics Cloud core planning includes features like “Generating Private Versions” and “Advanced Commenting”. To be able to use SAP Analytics Cloud core planning, data have to be imported into SAP Analytics Cloud Planning Models. SAP Analytics Cloud Planning Models can use global dimension importing data from different sources. In a hybrid scenario with SAP BW as source system it could be very useful to use existing InfoObjects as import source for SAP Analytics Cloud global dimensions and keep data…

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SAP Performance.

SAP Analytics Cloud – Performance Do`s and Don‘ts

There are many factors which can impact performance within SAP Analytics Cloud. For one thing, there is a given technical environment like local PC’s resources (CPU, memory, browser), network bandwidth or backend sizing and configuration. Those definitely affect runtimes but can hardly be influenced by an application developer. On the other hand, an efficient design…

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Live Planung SAP.

BPC Live Planung mit SAP Analytics Cloud

Einleitung  Die SAP Analytics Cloud bietet neben der Analyse von Daten auch die Möglichkeit in der SAC selbst ein Planungsmodell zu erstellen und somit eine Planungslösung für den Endanwender zur Verfügung zu stellen. Ebenso gibt es aber auch die Möglichkeit bereits in einem SAP BW System erstellte Planungsmodelle mittels BPC und einer BPC Live Connection zu konsumieren.  Dieser Blog soll…

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ABAP Toolbox.

ABAP Toolbox – Generate ADSO from csv + Extraction

Introduction  Loading flat files can be a bit time consuming with the “normal” approach by creating an Infopackage and prepare the settings with field list. Also, in times of LSA++ and BW4/HANA the PSA are outdated. Therefore, we have created a solution for directly creating a field based ADSO based on a flat file and load the data within one program without too much preparation.   Program Set delimiter and escape character according your file you want to upload.  Set InfoArea and…

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