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BW362

SAP BW Powered by SAP HANA

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COURSE OUTLINE
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Course Version: 11
Course Duration: 5 Day(s)

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Contents vii Course Overview 1 Unit 1: Getting Started 1 Lesson: Getting Started with our Training Environment 1 Lesson: Describing SAP HANA Basics 1 Lesson: Getting Started with SAP BW 1 Lesson: Explaining SAP BW Modeling Tools in SAP HANA Studio 1 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA Modeling 2 Lesson: Understanding SAP HANA Live 2 Lesson: Describing SAP S/4HANA Analytics 3 Unit 2: Migration to BW on HANA 3 Lesson: Describing Migration Strategies and Tools 3 Lesson: Explaining the SAP BW Migration Cockpit 5 Unit 3: BW on HANA Data Management 5 Lesson: Describing Multi-Temperature Data Management 5 Lesson: Optimizing SAP BW Data Management (Warm Data) 5 Lesson: Optimizing SAP BW Data Management (Cold Data) 7 Unit 4: Optimization Areas in BW on HANA 7 Lesson: Describing Optimization Areas in SAP BW on SAP HANA 7 Lesson: Understanding SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: InfoCubes 7 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: Advanced DataStore-Objects 7 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: CompositeProviders 8 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized InfoObjects 8 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Staging 8 Lesson: Describing the SAP HANA-Optimized Analytic Manager 8 Lesson: Introducing HANA-Optimized Analysis Processes 9 Unit 5: Modeling with SAP's Reference Architecture LSA++ 9 Lesson: Explaining the Layered Scalable Architecture (LSA) 9 Lesson: Explaining the Move from LSA to LSA++: Streamlining Core Layers 9 Lesson: LSA++: Introducing the Open Operational Data Store Layer 9 Lesson: LSA++: Introducing the SAP BW Workspace Layer © Copyright. v . All rights reserved.

11 Unit 6: Hybrid Modeling in Mixed Scenarios 11 Lesson: Generating External SAP HANA Views for SAP BW InfoProviders 11 Lesson: Describing Mixed Scenarios 11 Lesson: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized SAP BI Content 13 Unit 7: Data Provisioning into SAP HANA and SAP BW 13 Lesson: Explaining Data Provisioning into SAP HANA 13 Lesson: Describing SAP HANA Smart Data Integration 13 Lesson: Explaining SLT Replication into SAP HANA 13 Lesson: Explaining SLT Replication into SAP BW 13 Lesson: Explaining Operational Data Provisioning into SAP BW 14 Lesson: Explaining DB Connect and Open Hub Destination 15 Unit 8: Summary & Outlook 15 Lesson: Describing New Transactions and Authorizations 15 Lesson: Looking into the Future: SAP HANA Data Warehouse vi © Copyright. All rights reserved. .

All rights reserved.Course Overview TARGET AUDIENCE This course is intended for the following audiences: ● Application Consultant ● Systems Architect ● Program/Project Manager ● Solution Architect © Copyright. vii .

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you will be able to: ● Model SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) objects with the new Eclipse-based User Interface in SAP HANA Studio Lesson 5: Explaining SAP HANA Modeling Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. All rights reserved. you will be able to: ● Explain the SAP HANA Roadmap ● Explain the SAP HANA Basics Lesson 3: Getting Started with SAP BW Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) in relation to deployment on SAP HANA ● Explain the relation of SAP HANA to SAP BW ● Be aware of the Delta Merge activities relevant to BW on HANA Lesson 4: Explaining SAP BW Modeling Tools in SAP HANA Studio Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Understand the software components and the data used in this SAP training Lesson 2: Describing SAP HANA Basics Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. UNIT 1 Getting Started Lesson 1: Getting Started with our Training Environment Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 1 .

2 © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Get an overview of analytics in the new S/4HANA context and compare it to SAP HANA Live. All rights reserved. . scope and architecture of SAP HANA Live ● Understand the cooperation between SAP BW and SAP HANA Live Lesson 7: Describing SAP S/4HANA Analytics Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.Unit 1: Getting Started ● Describe the different model types in SAP HANA ● Be familiar with modeling in SAP HANA Studio Lesson 6: Understanding SAP HANA Live Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain the purpose .

3 . you will be able to: ● Describe the upgrade strategies to SAP HANA. UNIT 2 Migration to BW on HANA Lesson 1: Describing Migration Strategies and Tools Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Understand the contents and purpose of the Migration Cockpit © Copyright. All rights reserved. ● Know the functionality of the migration cockpit and all the included tools and hints Lesson 2: Explaining the SAP BW Migration Cockpit Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.

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you will be able to: ● Understand and Set Up NLS-connections in SAP BW © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Explain multi-temperature data management in SAP BW on SAP HANA ● See the different classifications of data in BW on HANA Lesson 2: Optimizing SAP BW Data Management (Warm Data) Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. UNIT 3 BW on HANA Data Management Lesson 1: Describing Multi-Temperature Data Management Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 5 . Lesson 3: Optimizing SAP BW Data Management (Cold Data) Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain the active/non-active data concept ● Understand the meaning of SAP HANA dynamic tiering. All rights reserved.

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you will be able to: ● Explain the impact of SAP HANA on DataStore-Objects ● Describe the purpose and strength of the new advanced datastore-object (ADSO) Lesson 4: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: CompositeProviders Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Describe the areas where SAP BW has been optimized based on SAP HANA code push down Lesson 2: Understanding SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: InfoCubes Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain the purpose the new CompositeProvider ● See the advantages compared to the existing virtual InfoProviders © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Describe SAP HANA-Optimized data modeling: InfoCubes. ● Explain and handle an SAP HANA-Optimized InfoCube. All rights reserved. Lesson 3: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Modeling: Advanced DataStore-Objects Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. UNIT 4 Optimization Areas in BW on HANA Lesson 1: Describing Optimization Areas in SAP BW on SAP HANA Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 7 . ● Understand how-to convert Standard InfoCubes to SAP HANA-Optimized. ● Identify the difference in the architecture and structure compared with traditional InfoCubes.

you will be able to: ● Describe how SAP BW transformation rules can be SAP HANA-optimized ● Understand the impact of SAP HANA on your process chain design Lesson 7: Describing the SAP HANA-Optimized Analytic Manager Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Describe the new SAP BW Analytic Manager ● Influence the OLAP functions pushed down to HANA Lesson 8: Introducing HANA-Optimized Analysis Processes Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. All rights reserved. . you will be able to: ● Describe the HANA Analysis Process ● Create a HANA Analysis Process 8 © Copyright.Unit 4: Optimization Areas in BW on HANA Lesson 5: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized InfoObjects Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Use SAP HANA-Optimized InfoObject Lesson 6: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized Data Staging Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.

● Cross the border . ● Understand the underlying sources for an Open ODS View. you will be able to: ● Explain the Open Operational Data Store Layer in LSA++ ● Understand additional BW 7.Open ODS function modeling on remote data (HANA Smart Data Access. Lesson 4: LSA++: Introducing the SAP BW Workspace Layer Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.) ● Understand how to integrate field data into the EDW context of InfoObjects. Lesson 3: LSA++: Introducing the Open Operational Data Store Layer Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. All rights reserved. you will be able to: ● Describe the concepts of Layered Scalable Architecture (LSA) Lesson 2: Explaining the Move from LSA to LSA++: Streamlining Core Layers Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 9 . you will be able to: ● Describe the Agile Data Mart and SAP BW Workspace Layer in LSA++ © Copyright.4 features related to BW on HANA. ● Understand and contrast field-based vs. InfoObject-based ways of modeling. ● Build a data model on any field data with SAP BW Open ODS View. you will be able to: ● Describe how to optimize the design of the LSA core layers and start moving your architecture to LSA ++. UNIT 5 Modeling with SAP's Reference Architecture LSA++ Lesson 1: Explaining the Layered Scalable Architecture (LSA) Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.

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All rights reserved. you will be able to: ● Explain the SAP HANA Import Method to generate an SAP HANA View from a SAP BW InfoProviders ● Leverage the “automatic generation” feature for creating a HANA Views of a InfoProviders from BW side Lesson 2: Describing Mixed Scenarios Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain the purpose of mixed scenarios ● Understand how Analysis Authorization can be synchronized between BW and HANA ● Published data from SAP HANA into the BW-System (data replication methods as well as virtual access methods) ● Published data from SAP BW into the SAP HANA-System (data replication methods as well as virtual access methods) Lesson 3: Explaining SAP HANA-Optimized SAP BI Content Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 11 . you will be able to: ● Describe the key concepts of SAP HANA-optimized BI content ● Describe the new SAP HANA optimized BI Content ● Understand the difference to non-HANA-optimized SAP standard BI Content © Copyright. UNIT 6 Hybrid Modeling in Mixed Scenarios Lesson 1: Generating External SAP HANA Views for SAP BW InfoProviders Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.

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you will be able to: ● Explain SAP HANA Smart Data Integration and how SAP BW is able to leverage it. Lesson 3: Explaining SLT Replication into SAP HANA Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. 13 . you will be able to: ● Describe how SLT can support the real-time replication of data to SAP BW ● Understand the two different approaches to replicating data to a BW system using SLT. UNIT 7 Data Provisioning into SAP HANA and SAP BW Lesson 1: Explaining Data Provisioning into SAP HANA Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. deployement as well as setup. All rights reserved. Lesson 2: Describing SAP HANA Smart Data Integration Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Explain how to deliver data into the SAP HANA database ● Understand which options to use for which scenario. you will be able to: ● Explain the positioning of SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server ● Describe the key concepts and features ● Name the benefits of the trigger-based replication approach ● Understand how you are able to manage the replication from SAP HANA Studio ● Understand transformation options. Lesson 4: Explaining SLT Replication into SAP BW Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. Lesson 5: Explaining Operational Data Provisioning into SAP BW © Copyright.

you will be able to: ● Use Open Hub Destination and DB Connect to load data ● Load data persistently from HANA DB -> BW application: DB-Connect source system in SAP BW. All rights reserved. . 14 © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Explain the different ODP data provisioning types relevant for SAP BW Lesson 6: Explaining DB Connect and Open Hub Destination Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.Unit 7: Data Provisioning into SAP HANA and SAP BW Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.

All rights reserved. 15 . UNIT 8 Summary & Outlook Lesson 1: Describing New Transactions and Authorizations Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson. you will be able to: ● Describe plans for data warehousing based on SAP HANA © Copyright. you will be able to: ● Summarize new transactions codes and authorizations ● Use the new transactions provided in a summary here. Lesson 2: Looking into the Future: SAP HANA Data Warehouse Lesson Objectives After completing this lesson.