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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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SAP BW/4HANA

What is SAP BW/4HANA? More importantly, what can it do for you? Between these pages, you'll explore the answers to these questions, from simplified data models and SAP BW/4HANA Analytics to automated data lifecycle management. You'll find step-by-step instructions for installation and setup, a guide to administrative tasks to keep your SAP BW/4HANA system in tip-top shape, and the low-down on security in your new system. Explore the data warehouse of the future!

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Business Cases for SAP HANA

Everybody knows that SAP HANA makes things go faster—but if you want to implement it for your company, you need to promise more than just speed. How will it improve business processes? How will it save money? How will it save time? In this book, find out what SAP HANA can really do. With case studies and high-level implementation plans from a multitude of industries, you'll learn how to build a convincing business case for any scenario. Go ahead, make your case ...

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SAP HANA Security Guide

How do you protect and defend your SAP HANA database and application development platform? This comprehensive guide details your options, including privileges, encryption, and more. Learn how to secure database objects, provision and maintain user accounts, and develop and assign roles. Then take an in-depth look at authentication and certificate management before seeing how to enable auditing and security tracing. Protect your SAP HANA system ...

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SAP HANA Certification Guide

Preparing for the big exam? Whether it’s your first time or you’re looking to recertify, take the stress out of the test with this guide to SAP HANA's C_HANAIMP_11 Application Associate exam! Begin by reviewing the exam structure before walking through important terms and key concepts from each portion of the exam. Then, test your knowledge with over 200 different practice questions and answers! Discover the comprehensive coverage you need to advance your career, hone your HANA skills, and make the grade ...

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SAP HANA – An Introduction

What does SAP HANA mean for you? This book is your introduction to all the essentials: from implementation options to the basics of data modeling and administration. With cutting-edge coverage of SAP HANA smart data access, SAP HANA Vora, and more, this best-seller has everything you need to take your first steps with SAP HANA ...

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Implementing SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA

If you're thinking about moving to SAP S/4HANA, your first step is getting SAP ERP on SAP HANA—and this book will serve as your go-to guide. Understand and complete all steps of the migration process, from planning the transition to making the move and going live. Then discover how to optimize your system for SAP HANA by activating enhancements and installing SAP S/4HANA Finance (SAP Simple Finance) and SAP HANA Live. Detailed instructions and guiding screenshots will help get your new platform up and running in no time ...

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Implementing SAP BW on SAP HANA

If you’re making the leap from SAP BW to SAP HANA, this book is your indispensable companion. Thanks to detailed pre-migration and post-migration steps, as well as a complete guide to the actual migration process, it’s never been easier to HANA-ify your SAP BW system. Once your migration is complete, learn everything you need to know about data modeling, reporting, and administration. Are you ready for the next generation of SAP BW ...

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SAP HANA Cloud Integration

Learn how to integrate cloud and on-premise landscapes with SAP HANA Cloud Integration! Start with the SAP HCI basics, and then explore predefined integration patterns, debug and secure your integration projects, develop custom adapters, and more. Real-life scenarios guide you through the integration process, along with helpful roadmaps for development steps. Get your applications working together ...

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SAP HANA Advanced Data Modeling

If you’re looking to move past the SAP HANA basics and get knee-deep into some real data model design, you’ve come to the right place. With step-by-step instructions and sample coding, this book will teach you how to build and design predictive, simulation, and optimization models. From information views to AFL models, you’ll learn to scale for large datasets and performance-tune your models to perfection ...

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Getting Started with SAP HANA Cloud Platform

Want to extend SAP SuccessFactors? Develop a native SAP HANA application? Code SAPUI5? Guess what: SAP HANA Cloud Platform can do it all. With this book, get the basics of SAP HCP, and then take the next steps. You’ll learn how to create, deploy, and secure applications, and also explore SAP HANA Cloud Portal and SAP HANA Cloud Integration. There’s more to cloud than fluff—find out what it is ...

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ABAP Development for SAP HANA

See how SAP HANA has changed ABAP! Whether you're studying for certification or just want to see what's new, you can learn to design simple and advanced SAP HANA applications with ABAP by using this comprehensive guide. Learn to enable code pushdown, use new Open SQL enhancements and CDS views, and integrate native SAP HANA objects. Use detailed programming examples to develop database procedures and optimize your applications. You’ll be programming for SAP HANA in no time ...

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SAP Solution Manager for SAP S/4HANA

Are you moving to SAP S/4HANA? Learn how SAP Solution Manager 7.2 can smooth your path! Readiness checks? Check. Custom code management? Check. Automated testing? Check. Explore deployment best practices and the fully supported SAP Activate, along with other essential SolMan functionality. Whether you're deploying SAP S/4HANA with SAP SuccessFactors, SAP Ariba, or as a standalone system, SolMan 7.2 will give you the tools you need ...

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SAP S/4HANA – An Introduction

Looking to make the jump to SAP S/4HANA? Explore what SAP S/4HANA offers, from the Universal Journal in SAP S/4HANA Finance to supply chain management in SAP S/4HANA Materials Management and Operations. Understand your deployment options—on-premise and in the cloud—and explore SAP Activate's implementation approach. Get an overview of how SAP HANA architecture supports digital transformation, and see what tools can help extend your SAP S/4HANA functionality. Up to date for SAP S/4HANA 1610 ...

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Implementing SAP HANA

If you’re ready to move past the basics and see what SAP HANA looks like in the real world, you’ve come to the right place. From initial setup to connecting to a business intelligence platform, follow along with a practical case study that details a complete SAP HANA implementation. Learn how to provision data with SAP Data Services, model data with SAP HANA information views, and connect SAP HANA to SAP’s business intelligence tools. It’s time to put SAP HANA to work ...

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Introducing Extended Warehouse Management with SAP S/4HANA

Learn about embedded and decentralized EWM in SAP S/4HANA with this E-Bite! Get up to speed on the two deployment options, their benefits, and their use cases; then jump into warehouse structures and master data. Understand basic warehousing processes, from putaway and picking rules to goods receipt and goods issue. See what IT and functional changes are headed your way with SAP S/4HANA, and preview your implementation ...

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Hands On with SAP HANA Cloud Platform Mobile Services (SAP HCPms)

In this SAP CodeJam-inspired E-Bite, learn how to build an app from planning to deployment through SAP Web IDE. Follow step-by-step instructions to build an app that views sales orders and sales order statuses with a master-detail interface. Then, enhance and customize your app with OData—all within the programming language of your choice. Your HCPms crash course is here ...

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Running MRP on SAP HANA

With millions of records to read and aggregate, materials planning without SAP HANA is undeniably time intensive. Explore MRP optimization with SAP HANA in this E-Bite, starting with pre-requisite tasks and activation. Find out how to perform MRP using the new MRP Live, SAP S/4HANA for simplified MRP scenarios, and four new SAP Fiori apps in the MRP Cockpit. Streamline your materials planning processes ...

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Creating and Using Advanced DSOs in SAP BW on SAP HANA

Master the Advanced Data Store Objects (aDSOs) in your SAP BW on SAP HANA system with this E-Bite! Create, manage, and use aDSOs: Get practical details on the primary features of aDSOs, including aDSO tables and enhanced reporting capabilities. Then walk through step-by-step instructions to create the basic structure and artifacts for aDSOs. Finally, learn how to operate an aDSO with actual cost data using the SAP BW Modeling perspective, load transactional and plan data, and more ...

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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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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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Integrating SAP SuccessFactors with SAP Cloud Platform Integration (SAP HCI)

Turn your integration problem into a solution! In this E-Bite, discover the SAP Cloud Platform Integration for SAP SuccessFactors implementations. Learn to deploy integration content for four deployment models: talent hybrid, core hybrid, side-by-side, and full cloud. Ensure a successful integration with best practices and considerations, from design to testing. Get the practical information you need for a headache-free SAP SuccessFactors integration ...

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SAP HANA Vora: Functions and Integration

Bridge the digital divide between SAP HANA, Apache Spark, and Hadoop with this E-Bite on SAP HANA Vora. Learn about Vora's functions, from working with hierarchies to organizing data to leveraging Apache Spark for enriched query analysis. Then explore how to use Vora to integrate SAP HANA and Hadoop for faster data combination and consumption. Dive into data lakes with Vora ...

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Hands On with SAP HANA XS

Calling all SAP developers! Want to get to know SAP HANA XS and native SAP HANA development? Then this is the E-Bite for you. Learn to set up your development environment, write your code, and enhance your application with some key finishing touches. Inspired by SAP CodeJam, this step-by-step guide will give you the no-nonsense information and instructions you need to get building—fast ...

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Securing Cloud Applications with SAP HCP

Cloud security making you squirm? No need—your cloud applications can be as secure as any on-premise application! Let this E-Bite prove it with step-by-step instructions on using SAP HANA Cloud Platform to implement declarative security, programmatic security, SAML, and OAuth. You're just a click away from defining roles, working with APIs, using the SAP Cloud Identity Service, and more. Hackers have got nothing on you ...

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Building and Extending SAP HANA Live Views

Want to use SAP HANA Live to make your SAP Business Suite the best it can be? Dive into real-world, detailed examples that teach you how to implement and extend the hundreds of ready-to-go virtual data marts at your disposal. Step-by-step instructions and screenshots will have you working with private, reuse, and query views; editing fields; integrating your views with SAP BW; and more. Read this E-Bite and get SAP HANA Live working for you ...

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SAP HANA Smart Data Streaming and the Internet of Things

IoT is all the rage, and SAP HANA can help you get on the bandwagon. In this E-Bite, find out how to use Smart Data Streaming to accept real-time data from a variety of sources, apply business logic and analysis to the data, store the results, and generate real-time alerts. Finally, apply the skills you've learned by building your own streaming projects for IoT ...

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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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Creating SAP HANA Information Views

The best way to understand your data is to analyze it. SAP HANA's information views can help you do exactly that...as long as you know how to create them! This E-Bite will walk you through the different types of information views that you can develop in SAP HANA; attribute views, analytic views, and calculation views. Learn how to create, define, and activate views. Create hierarchies, define properties, and get more out of your data ...

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