Your practical guide to SAP BW/4HANA 2.0!

SAP BW/4HANA 2.0 The Comprehensive Guide







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663 pages, , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-1635-2
663 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1636-9
663 pages, , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1637-6
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 tasks. You'll learn to model data, convert ABAP transformations, use embedded SAP BPC for planning, connect to SAP Analytics Cloud, and more. The data warehouse of the future is here!
  • Set up SAP BW/4HANA 2.0 and its associated tools
  • Model, transform, and integrate data using basic and advanced techniques
  • Connect to SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Data Warehouse Cloud, and more
About the Book About the E-book 663 pages, hardcover, 1.75 inch. 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 (61.2 MB), EPUB (38.5 MB) 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. Deployment and Migration

    Learn to install SAP BW/4HANA, step-by-step, or migrate from SAP BW using the migration cockpit and transfer tools. Implement SAP BW/4HANA in the cloud and on-premise.

  2. Administration

    Set up the tools you need to work with SAP BW/4HANA, from SAP HANA Studio to the ABAP Development Tools. Secure your system with authorizations, track user activity with read access logging, and automate data pipelines with process chains.

  3. Modeling

    Model your data within SAP BW/4HANA. Create and configure aDSOs, Open ODS views, CompositeProviders, and more. Master hybrid and native data modeling in SAP HANA, and take a closer look at modeling with SAP Data Warehouse Cloud.

  4. Analytics and Business Intelligence

    Connect SAP BW/4HANA to frontend analytical tools like SAP Analytics Cloud and SAP Analysis for Microsoft Office. Explore dashboard design, report creation, and data discovery.

Highlights include:

  • Architecture
  • Administration
  • Installation and migration
  • Tools and clients
  • Authorizations
  • Operations
  • Data modeling
  • Analytics
  • SAP Data Warehouse Cloud
  • SAP Analytics Cloud
  • SAP Data Intelligence

Thorsten Lüdtke is an independent SAP BI architect and founder of BIPortal GmbH ( He specializes in data warehouse architectures based on SAP BW/4HANA, SAP HANA, and SAP Data Intelligence.

Marina Lüdtke is the managing director of BIPortal GmbH in Hamburg, Germany. Previously she worked as a sales representative for various chemical companies in Germany, East Africa, and South America.

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