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BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Ned Falk shows how you can create a replication and manipulation flowchart to load SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) data into SAP HANA and improve it on the way in. He also reviews the positioning of this tool in relation to other extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) process tools associated with moving data into SAP HANA.


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by Christian Savelli, Senior Manager, COMERIT | June 17, 2015
SAP Professional Journal/BI – 
Christian Savelli describes the Dynamic Tiering option available starting with SAP HANA Support Package 9, which enables a more effective multi-temperature data strategy. It offers management of warm data content via the extended table concept, representing a major enhancement from the loading/unloading feature currently available.

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by Pinckney Ma, Independent Consultant | Luke Ma Sun, Independent SAP BI Consultant | June 10, 2015
BI – 
Pinckney Ma and Luke Ma Sun show a new way to automatically aggregate data instead of having to aggregate it manually. With this method using these new semantic characteristic keys, you can easily generate reports with any existing descriptive text without duplications.

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by Adam Getz, Principal, Green Diamond Solutions | June 5, 2015
BI – 

Adam Getz explains some basic concepts in SAP Lumira Cloud for new users. Learn how to acquire and import a dataset based on a data file, and how to construct a simple visualization based on the data and fields in the acquired dataset.


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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | May 25, 2015
BI – 
Ned Falk shows how use SAP BW 7.4 HANA Analysis Process, a new tool that improves on and complements the existing Analysis Process Designer (APD) for executing data-mining algorithms and storing procedures using the power of SAP HANA via an SAP BW interface.

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by Adam Getz, Principal, Green Diamond Solutions | May 15, 2015
BI – 

Adam Getz explains how to configure and set up delegated administration in BusinessObjects Enterprise 4.1 for groups, and how to limit the availability of users and groups within the Central Management Console (CMC) to a specific sub-administrator group.


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by Hillary Bliss, Analytics Practice Lead, Decision First Technologies | May 1, 2015
BI/Financials/SCM/HR/SAP Professional Journal – 
In this exclusive report by Hillary Bliss, take a walk into the world of the SAP suite of predictive tools with an in-depth tour of the new SAP Predictive Analytics 2.0 and how it ties into SAP HANA and SAP Lumira. Learn the importance of general predictive modeling concepts, and then apply those concepts as part of a bigger discussion about the architecture and features of SAP Predictive Analytics. Finally, get an early peek at what’s coming for SAP’s predictive tools in the near future.