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Implementing SAP Cloud Platform Smart Business Service

Build SAP Fiori analytical applications in the cloud! Get a comprehensive look at SAP Smart Business service, from implementation on the SAP Cloud Platform to advanced functionality such as enabling predictive and embedded analytics. Walk through step-by-step instructions for creating analytical applications; then see how to build a dashboard for analysis review. Finally, set up the OData adapter and connect SAP Smart Business service to other databases

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Introducing the SAP Financial Closing Cockpit for SAP S/4HANA

Discover a better way to close your books with the SAP Financial Closing cockpit! With this E-Bite, you’ll learn about financial close in the world of SAP S/4HANA, from planning to analytics. See how to prepare a global entity checklist, generate a task list, and run the close list; then monitor your entity close with a centralized status dashboard. Finally, find out how to use SAP Fiori applications to analyze your data. Say goodbye to your financial close workarounds

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Cloud Connector for SAP Cloud Platform: How-to Guide

Setting up a hybrid system with SAP Cloud Platform? Look no further! With this E-Bite, you’ll learn how to easily connect your on-premise system to the SAP Cloud Platform (formerly SAP HANA Cloud Platform) using Cloud Connector. See how to install Cloud Connector; then, get step-by-step instructions to configure your cloud to on-premise connectivity and vice versa. Finally, set up Cloud Connector security and feel confident in your connection

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Smart Data Access: Data Virtualization in SAP HANA

Get smart about accessing and virtualizing your data with this E-Bite on SAP HANA Smart Data Access! First, configure the SDA driver for SAP HANA and other databases such as SAP Sybase IQ, Apache Hadoop (with instructions on setting up SAP Vora!), Oracle, and more. Then learn how to create virtual tables and build data models. Thanks to information on troubleshooting and best practices, virtualizing your data has never been easier ...

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Integrating SAP HANA and Hadoop

Want to know how SAP HANA and Hadoop come together to make your big data your best data? Then this is the E-Bite for you. Here you will find out how to integrate SAP HANA and Hadoop in three scenarios: Smart Data Access, MapReduce, and SAP HANA XS. Learn to create a Hadoop test environment, and walk away with a complete understanding of how SAP HANA and Hadoop can be put to work for you ...

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SAP SuccessFactors Data Migration: SAP ERP HCM to Employee Central

Learn how to migrate data from SAP ERP HCM to Employee Central with the PA_SE_IN integration add-on from SAP. Get step-by-step instructions for importing metadata, mapping values and fields, and configuring middleware. Extract your data and load it into Employee Central. Start your implementation with easy data migration for HCP-IS (HCI) and Dell Boomi ...

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SAP SuccessFactors Admin Center: User Management, Security, and Data Maintenance

Unlock the secrets of SAP SuccessFactors Admin Center (formerly OneAdmin) with this E-Bite! Learn to navigate the homepage and the various portlets it provides. Then, follow step-by-step instructions for maintaining your SAP SuccessFactors data—including importing and exporting data—and securing your system using Role-Based Permissions (RBP). From basic to module-specific administrative tasks, get the know-how you need to keep your SAP SuccessFactors system running ...

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Using SAP LT Replication Server (SLT)

Need to replicate your data in real time? Do it with this E-Bite on SAP LT Replication Server (SLT)! Start with SLT basics and use cases before jumping right into data extraction, transformation, and loading. With a focus on SAP HANA, code examples will explain how to implement and optimize these processes. Explore monitoring tools and find out how to troubleshoot any problems that arise ...

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Data Provisioning and Cleansing with SAP HANA SDI and SAP HANA SDQ

SAP HANA is nothing without good data. In this E-Bite, learn how to use SAP HANA EIM (enterprise information management) functionalities to load and cleanse data. Follow step-by-step instructions to set up adapters to establish connectivity. Build flowgraphs for altering and cleansing data with SAP HANA Studio. Then, see how transforms can process your data through joins, sorting, geocoding, and more. SAP HANA SDI and SDQ: Avoid fast trash ...

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Data Aging for SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA

If you've upgraded to SAP ERP on SAP HANA, it's time to upgrade your data archiving skills as well. In this E-Bite, find out how to use data aging to manage hot and cold documents. You'll learn about data aging objects and their methods, creating partitions, executing data aging runs, and more. Based on the example of FI_DOCUMENT in SAP S/4HANA Finance (SAP Simple Finance), see data aging in action and then apply your skills to other data aging objects as well ...

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Data Integration with SAP Data Services

Data integration is a necessary process, but it can be tough to get started, even with all the tools in your hands. Learn to integrate data with three SAP Data Services integration scenarios: through generic warehouses, with a POS system, and with SAP BW, SAP APO, and SAP ECC for sales and distribution planning. Give your data new meaning and more value with data integration ...

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SAP Database Administration for Microsoft SQL Server

Manage the enterprise-critical data in your Microsoft SQL Server database with this E-Bite! First, learn how to execute the daily tasks of an SAP Basis administrator: plan database jobs, check the DBA Planning Calendar, monitor performance, and more. Then, explore how to use the SQL Server Management Studio tool to create maintenance plans for backups and perform a data backup. Is your Microsoft SQL Server database up to snuff ...

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SAP Database Administration for Oracle

Keep your Oracle database up and running in SAP with this E-Bite! Learn how to execute important SAP Basis admin tasks: check database actions, monitor and analyze database performance, perform backups and restores, and more. Then dive deep into your toolkit: implement SQL statements and scripts with Oracle’s SQL*Plus and manage tablespaces and data files with SAP’s BR*Tools. Is your Oracle database up to snuff ...

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Upgrading to SAP Solution Manager 7.2

Behind every great SAP administrator, there is a SolMan. Upgrade your virtual sidekick with this guide to SolMan 7.2! Learn about major feature changes since 7.1 before diving into prerequisite planning tasks. Then, using step-by-step instructions and screenshots, walk through the entire upgrade process—from executing the Maintenance Planner to monitoring the execution phase. Once your upgrade is complete, tackle post-upgrade configuration. SolMan 7.2 is here—are you ready ...

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Software Update Manager (SAP SUM): Setup and Functionality

Upgrading to SAP S/4HANA or implementing the latest Enhancement Pack? In this E-Bite, get a start-to-finish look at the Software Update Manager (SUM) to help you manage your upgrades! First, download the software and SAP Notes, and then run through step-by-step instructions for setup. Next, master standard features like alerts and help functions. Finally, get more out of SUM with specialized functionalities like setting breakpoints in ABAP or Java ...

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Implementing SAP Fiori Security

Understand the who, what, when, and how of securing SAP Fiori applications with this E-Bite! Dive into the architecture of SAP Fiori to see what needs to be protected. Next, answer the how with the tools you'll use: SAP Mobile Secure, SAP Solution Manager, SAP Web Dispatcher, and more. Keep your who under control with authentication, and manage your when with ongoing security controls after your initial security implementation ...

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PlanViz: Improving SAP HANA Performance

Performance issues slowing you down? Get your SAP HANA system up to speed with this E-Bite on PlanViz! Discover how to utilize PlanViz to retrieve information on the runtime of specific queries and pinpoint bottlenecks in your system for data model optimization. Armed with features like plan trace, timeline view, operator list, performance trace, and more, you’ll learn how to make your SAP HANA system run faster than ever before ...

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