SAP BW/4HANA

SAP BW/4HANA Data Tiering Optimization

Dear friends of SAP BW/4HANA, I’m working for SAP since more than 10 years and as a member of the BW product management team I received a lot of questions from customers regarding new functionalities for data lifecycle management and data aging strategies in SAP BW/4HANA. Therefore, I would like to share a summary of the currently available information. With SAP BW/4HANA 1.0 SP04 SAP is providing functionality to classify persistent BW data into hot, warm and cold. …

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Chargeback Management in SAP ECC/BW

Audience – In one of my assignemnts as a BW consultant, I got an opportunity to work for wholesale distribution company and I was assigned to work on few projects in chargeback module. When I started I was completely new to chargeback and did not had much documents available related to Chargeback in BW. So, In this Blog post I will mainly focus on explaining the Chargeback concepts in Distribution …

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Add Master Data in BW Info Object via AFO interface

Business Scenario: Creation of new Master Data for Simulation of planning is very common requirement. It is require to create Master Data from planning interface and update the same Master Data Globally. Issue: >> It is not allowed to provide access to business user to maintain master data from planning side unless and until users has sufficient authorization and rights to create it. >> How can we achieve the functionality …

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How to delete red request from ADSO SAP BW

Summary There was some issue while deleting red request in ADSO and we tried multiple times to delete the data manually but due to some unknown reasons we are unable to do it manually. After analyzing the issue we followed below steps to delete red request and how to make yellow request to red(Long running job). Author       : Bala.G.Reddy Company   : Cognizant Technology solutions. Created on: 22.11.2017 Author Bio   I am …

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Migrating MultiProvider to CompositeProvider -> keep navigational attributes

For migrating a MultiProvider to a CompositeProvider SAP offers program RSO_CONVERT_IPRO_TO_HCPR which does this task automatically. Recently I had the following scenario: I had to migrate a MultiProvider to a CompositeProvider which should get the same technical name as the MultiProvider. I didn’t want to use a new technical name with copies of the queries built on top of the MultiProvider because this would cause a lot of manual effort …

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SAP BW/4 HANA: ODP maintaining data source entries in the table ROOSATTR using custom ABAP program

About myself: This is Lakshmikanth Adharapurapu Venkata is working with Bouvet since 2016 with overall 12+ years of experience. My expertise includes SAP BI HANA/BW4HANA with Buisness objects.Objective of this post is to help scn community with my technical expertise to propose best possible solutions for the SAP BI architects. I will try to write and share further blogs specially on BW/4 hana, BO design studio and Lumira designer.   …

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SAP BW/4HANA: the Big Data Warehouse for the Digital Enterprise Part 2 Recap #askSAP – Data Hub

This was the last askSAP call for 2017; it was last Thursday Register for these two upcoming related webcasts: Nov 28 – Introduction to SAP Data Hub  Dec 5 – Update on Conversion Tools for SAP BW/4HANA Resource slide     Part 1 is here  Source: SAP Attendee webcast poll Marc Hartz, SAP, covered Data Hub and BW/4HANA Source: SAP Source: SAP Marc covered the “big data warehousing” scenario and how Data …

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Using Temporal Join in Composite Provider in BW/4HANA

In the post I would like to talk about usage of Temporal Join in Composite Providers (HCPR). I used BW/4HANA SP04 for demonstration. Introduction From SAP BW 7.4 and in BW/4HANA new Composite Providers are the main objects for define unions / joins of existing persistent or virtual data models. Composite Providers are successors of MultiProviders and BW InfoSets. In classic BW Warehouse only BW InfoSet were responsible for SQL …

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SAP BW/4HANA: The Big Data Warehouse for the Digital Enterprise—Join the #askSAP Community Call

SAP BW/4HANA is a new, next-generation data warehouse product from SAP that, like SAP S/4HANA®, is optimized for the SAP HANA® platform, including inheriting the high performance, simplicity, and agility of SAP HANA. SAP BW/4HANA delivers real-time, enterprise-wide analytics that minimize the movement of data and can connect all the data in an organization into a single, logical view, including new data types and sources. SAP BW/4HANA Changes Everything Join …

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SAP BW/4HANA: The Big Data Warehouse for the Digital Enterprise—Join the #askSAP Community Call

SAP BW/4HANA is a new, next-generation data warehouse product from SAP that, like SAP S/4HANA®, is optimized for the SAP HANA® platform, including inheriting the high performance, simplicity, and agility of SAP HANA. SAP BW/4HANA delivers real-time, enterprise-wide analytics that minimize the movement of data and can connect all the data in an organization into a single, logical view, including new data types and sources. SAP BW/4HANA Changes Everything Join …

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