SAP HANA streaming analytics

New Video: Managing Streaming with Cockpit 2.0

In a previous blog we talked about managing streaming analytics in cockpit 1.0, but along with SAP HANA 2.0, there’s a new version of cockpit as well. The UI has changed a bit, so we’ve created a new video to show you how to manage streaming in cockpit 2.0. Here’s what it covers: Streaming Tile In cockpit 2.0, all streaming options are displayed as links in the streaming tile at …

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Guaranteed Delivery with Publishers, Part 2: Using SWS

In a previous blog, I talked about how to guarantee data delivery with SDK publishers. This time around, I’ll get into how to achieve GD with Streaming Web Service (SWS) publishers using REST and WebSocket connections. In each section, I’ll point you to a file in the streaming analytics installation where you can see an example in action. These example files are included in both the server and client packages …

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Adventures in Doc Writing: Come Check Out What We’ve Been Up To

Here on the dark side, err I mean, doc side, we’re always working on making our docs the best they can possibly be. Just as each revision of streaming analytics brings you bug fixes (and sometimes new features), we strive to refresh our docs every few months so that you always have the newest and greatest version at your fingertips. And it’s not just the 2.0 SP 02 docs we’re …

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Guaranteed Delivery with Publishers, Part 2: Using SWS

In a previous blog, I talked about how to guarantee data delivery with SDK publishers. This time around, I’ll get into how to achieve GD with Streaming Web Service (SWS) publishers using REST and WebSocket connections. In each section, I’ll point you to a file in the streaming analytics installation where you can see an example in action. These example files are included in both the server and client packages …

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New Video Tutorial Series: Studio and Cockpit

Some things are vintage and some things are just old. While we were digging through the archives, we found one of our older videos and decided to dust it off and give it an update. Who says something old can’t be new again? And speaking of new, if you’re starting to learn about streaming analytics and trying to figure out how to create, run, or test a project in studio, …

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Connecting Streaming Analytics to Design Studio

SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio supports connections to streaming analytics as a data source for your applications and dashboards. It connects to streaming via the Web Services Provider and provides your application with real-time data. Before you create the connection though, there are a few things to set up on the streaming side: you’ll need to confirm your WSP configuration info, set streaming permissions, and enable web services for your project. …

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Streaming Analytics: What You’ve Been Asking Us Lately, October 2017 Edition

It’s been a while since we’ve posted one of these question round-ups – the last one was back in March. Since then, you’ve been busy asking lots of questions about all sorts of topics, so here are some of the most prominent. Project issues Why can’t I start my streaming project? Or, if my project is started, why can’t I see any data? While this issue can come up for …

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Identifying License Issues in Streaming Analytics

In the previous blog, you learned how to request and install a permanent license for SAP HANA streaming analytics. Installation is usually successful, but what happens if you run into license issues later? Is it even the license that’s causing the problem? In streaming analytics, you may come across several issues that could be caused by invalid licensing. These include having trouble connecting to the streaming cluster or server, or …

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Getting a Permanent License Key for SAP HANA Streaming Analytics

When you first install SAP HANA streaming analytics, a temporary license is automatically installed so you can run streaming analytics for 90 days. After that, you’ll need to request and install a permanent license, which you can do using HANA cockpit and the SAP Support Portal. Here’s how: Log into SAP HANA cockpit and connect to your system as a user with the LICENSE ADMIN system privilege From the system …

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Video Roundup: Troubleshooting, Installing, Provisioning, the List Goes On…

Since my last video roundup, we’ve added lots more stuff to the streaming analytics playlist. Take a look! (You’ll notice that some of these videos will refer to “smart data streaming” and some to “streaming analytics” – anything that only applies to versions of the product published before 2.0 SP 02 still retains the old name, while new features and videos that apply no matter what version you’re in will …

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