SAP HANA, enterprise extended edition

Real time reporting with (almost) 2-Tier architecture

I recently watched this excellent youtube video on ALV and FPM on SAP HANA (Part 1/3) – The Difference. Video talks about FPM/WDA based reporting on top of SAP HANA. For me, its a strong argument of using SAP native reporting capabilities as against jumping onto fully custom UI5 reporting.After all, all the investment done to get latest SAP application sever and HANA should be justified by making use of the …

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Complete SAP HANA Exercises with the Express Edition on openSAP

If you’ve enrolled to learn about software development on SAP HANA with openSAP, you’ll be happy to hear that you can now use the express edition of SAP HANA to complete the course exercises for the following courses: Next Steps in Software Development on SAP HANA (Self-paced) Software Development on SAP HANA (Delta SPS 09, Repeat) (Self-paced) Software Development on SAP HANA (Update Q4/2016) (Currently running) SAP HANA, express edition is a streamlined …

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Database Portability – is SAP moving in right direction?

  In SAP database world, a major shift is happening, silently. No, I am not talking exclusively about HANA; at least, not to start with. Refer SAP Note 2214245. The note informs us that if one wants to run Fiori apps for S/4HANA 1511 onwards, on standalone Front-End Server (FES) aka. NW Gateway Server 7.5, they can do so only on SAP-owned database. Only on SAP-owned database? Surely SAP supports NW 7.5 …

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