SAC Scripting – Part 2: Shadow Tables 1.    General In this detailed exploration, we contrast the efficiency of accessing dimension values through Input Control and a shadow table in scripting environments. We previously introduced array manipulation and now extend our focus to performance aspects of data retrieval. The shadow table, designed as a dedicated storage for…

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„Replace Model“ Feature in SAP Analytics Cloud with SAP BW Live Model In the rapidly evolving world of data analytics, the agility to update and modify data sources directly within ongoing projects is crucial. SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) offers a powerful feature known as „Replace Model,“ which allows users to swap out the underlying data…

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How to authorize for BPC Planning in SAC 1. General  When you want to plan with BPC Planning in SAC to BW, the authorization is set-up in three parts:  1. BPC Roles and authorizations  2. BPC Web Client (Data Access Profiles)  3. SAC set-up for planning and update access In the following document, the best…

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SAC Scripting – Part 1: Array Handling 1     General In the ever-evolving landscape of business intelligence, SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) stands out as a robust tool empowering organizations to make informed decisions through intuitive analytics and compelling visualizations. While SAC offers a user-friendly interface for building dashboards, there are instances where scripting become crucial to…

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Planning Architecture with and without SAP Business Warehouse (BW) Introduction Several customers are currently reconsidering their planning architectures. If you are one of those, this blog might be interesting for you. Let’s start with some building blocks you will find in almost every planning application: In case a Business Warehouse is already established for reporting…

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How to enhance comments on BW/BPC live Connections in SAP Analytics Cloud with full name of the owner  Introduction  A very nice feature of commenting on BW/BPC live Connections in SAP Analytics Cloud was described by the blog of Gerd Schoeffl (https://blogs.sap.com/2023/04/27/comments-on-bw-bpc-live-connections-in-sap-analytics-cloud/ ). This feature is amazing, especially in the context of analytics.  In my…

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Lifecycle Management in SAC – Transporting in SAC: Multi-Tenant Landscape 1      General SAP Analytics Cloud is a powerful frontend and offers multiple options to share stories with consumers. When consumption is growing it is also very important that new developments are deployed smoothly for end users especially in a landscape with multiple tenants The following…

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Lifecycle Management in SAC – Content Network Storage: Multi-Content Network 1      General SAP Analytics Cloud is a powerful frontend tool and offers multiple options to share stories with consumers. When consumption is growing it is also very important that new developments are deployed smoothly for end users. Especially in a landscape with a tenant for…

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ZPARTNER @ DSAG Arbeitskreis Business Analytics Das Treffen des DSAG Arbeitskreises Business Analytics fand in der Stadthalle Hockenheim statt. Das Fazit zur An- und Abreise mit dem E-Auto fällt durchwegs positiv aus. Genau so wie das Fazit zur gesamten Veranstaltung. Beim Thema Planung konnten wir einige Neuerungen vorstellen, wie zum Beispiel die BPC Runtime Lizenz….

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Lifecycle Management in SAC – Content Network Storage: Single-Tenant Landscape  General  SAP Analytics Cloud is a powerful frontend and offers multiple options to share stories with consumers.   When consumption is growing it is also very important that new developments are deployed smoothly for end users.  Especially in a landscape with one tenant, acting as development…

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