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An Introduction







579 pages, 3rd, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-1164-7
579 pages, 3rd, updated and revised edition
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1165-4
579 pages, 3rd, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-1166-1
HANA is moving quickly—are you on top of the latest developments? The third edition of our best-selling introduction covers all ground: from the basics of in-memory technology to the most recent innovations in the HANA landscape. With new discussions of native application development, SAP HANA Cloud Platform, and more, this book is all you need to take your first HANA steps.
  • From in-memory basics to implementation, learn what SAP HANA is all about
  • Start working in the system with step-by-step instructions for data modeling and provisioning
  • Updated with new coverage of SAP HANA cloud options and native application development
About the Book About the E-book 579 pages, hardcover, 1.5 in. Foreword by Irene Hopf. Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (Linotype Syntax 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (55 MB), EPUB (87 MB), and MOBI file (117 MB) 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. Implementation Options

    Find out what your implementation options are, from the types of SAP HANA to cloud and on-premise offerings.

  2. Native Application Development

    Get the basics on application development for SAP HANA, including SAP HANA Cloud Platform, SAP HANA XS, and SAP River.

  3. Data Modeling and Provisioning

    Follow along with step-by-step instructions for SAP HANA Studio, SAP Data Services, and more.

Highlights include:

  • In-memory computing
  • Row and column store
  • SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA
  • SAP BusinessObjects BI
  • SAP HANA Cloud Platform
  • SAP River
  • SAP HANA Studio
  • SAP Data Services
  • SAP Landscape Transformation and SAP (Sybase) Replication Server
  • Administration
»The de facto source.«

Dr. Bjarne Berg is VP of ComeritLabs and has implemented in-memory solutions for SAP analytics in Europe and in the USA.

Penny Silvia is the SAP analytics and HANA leader for IBM's Global SAP iCoC. She has extensive experience in implementing advanced and in-memory analytic solutions for SAP customers.

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