Build simple and complex dashboards with SAP Analytics Cloud!

Designing Dashboards with SAP Analytics Cloud







Print edition E-book Bundle
344 pages, , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-2060-1
344 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-2061-8
344 pages, , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-2062-5
SAP Analytics Cloud is overflowing with visualization options. Charts, tables, drilldowns, geomaps—if you can dream it, you can design and build it. Learn how to create a dashboard for any use case, from acquired data dashboards and responsive mobile dashboards to procurement dashboards using SAP S/4HANA Cloud data. Follow step-by-step instructions to structure your data, choose the relevant features, and then implement them. Contains custom-designed dashboards for each chapter!
  • Learn to design and develop interactive dashboards with SAP Analytics Cloud for consumption and integration
  • Build dashboards with acquired data, live SAP BW data, SAP S/4HANA Cloud data, and more
  • Use R scripts and the analytics designer to create complex dashboards
About the Book About the E-book 400 pages, hardcover. Reference book format 7 x 10 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF, EPUB file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. Dashboard Design

    Implement user-centric design for your dashboards using prototyping and continuous improvement principles. Understand what makes a dashboard successful and how to measure that success.

  2. Dashboard Creation

    Learn about the types of data that can be incorporated into a dashboard and how to choose the right features for your business requirements. Then develop the dashboard with step-by-step instructions.

  3. Custom Dashboards

    Walk through ten custom-designed dashboards created specifically for this book. Each one is based on common SAP Analytics Cloud use cases and target audiences.

Highlights include:

  • Design theory
  • Live data connections
  • Acquired data dashboards
  • Planning dashboards
  • Responsive mobile dashboards
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud dashboards
  • R visualizations
  • Qualtrics dashboards
  • Analytics designer
  • SAP Digital Boardroom

Erik Bertram started his professional career at SAP in 2016, where he worked as a JavaScript developer within the planning area of SAP Analytics Cloud.

James Charlton has been a technical writer for over 25 years, spending most of that time on user assistance at SAP.

Nina Hollender joined SAP in 2011 and is an experienced user researcher in the SAP Business Technology Platform Experience organization at SAP.

Melanie Holzapfel is a certified IBCS consultant and works as Data Scientist in the SAP Business Technology Platform Experience organization at SAP.

Nico Licht is an experienced designer (interaction design, design thinking, media production) with more than 20 years of design experience.

Carmen Paduraru joined SAP in 2015 working on SAP HANA administration topics and has been engaging with users to understand their workflows, use cases, and ultimately their experience with the SAP HANA tools and SAP Analytics Cloud.

more >

Product supplements

Here you can find downloadable supplements for the product.

Supplements list >

You may also like:

  • Cover of SAP Analytics Cloud: Financial Planning and Analysis

    SAP Analytics Cloud: Financial Planning and Analysis

    Satwik Das, Marius Berner, Suvir Shahani, Ankit Harish

    468 pages, hardcover

    FP&A is now in the cloud! In this comprehensive guide, begin by provisioning your data for financial planning and analysis in SAP Analytics Cloud. Then follow step-by-step instructions to set up the planning process and use SAP Analytics Cloud’s automated More about the book

    from $84.99


    E-book | Print edition | Bundle
  • Cover of SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics

    SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics
    The Comprehensive Guide

    Jürgen Butsmann, Thomas Fleckenstein, Anirban Kundu

    432 pages, hardcover

    Meet your BI needs with SAP S/4HANA embedded analytics! Explore the system architecture and data model and learn how to perform analytics on live transactional data. Business user? Walk step-by-step through SAP Smart Business KPIs, dashboards, and multidimensional reporting. Analytics More about the book

    from $84.99


    E-book | Print edition | Bundle
  • Cover of SAP BW/4HANA 2.0

    SAP BW/4HANA 2.0
    The Comprehensive Guide

    Thorsten Lüdtke, Marina Lüdtke

    663 pages, hardcover

    Ready for SAP BW/4HANA 2.0? Whether you're an architect, administrator, or developer, this comprehensive guide is for you. Start with a new installation or migrate from an existing SAP BW system. Then walk through major administration, security, and data management More about the book

    from $84.99


    E-book | Print edition | Bundle