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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | April 26, 2016
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Ned Falk explores the newest InfoProviders for SAP BW running on SAP HANA. Gain an overview of the transition in the modeling of InfoProviders from SAP BW running on traditional disk-based databases to SAP BW on SAP HANA.


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BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Chris Savelli shows three ways for executing the analysis of custom ABAP code when migrating an SAP BW application to an SAP HANA database, and how to quickly pinpoint potential issues and find solutions to remediate them.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal | April 11, 2016
BI – 

Adam Getz explains some basic concepts of the SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1 tool. He shows how to configure date- or time-based data, including days of the week and months of the year, within an Explorer 4.1 information space so that this data can be effectively displayed and analyzed chronologically, how to configure date-based data fields (e.g., days of the week, months of the year) within an SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1 information space, and how to use BO Explorer 4.1 date-based fields for analysis.


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by Charles "Tim" Soper, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | April 6, 2016
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Tim Soper shows why you may need an ABAP Managed Database Procedure (AMDP) for planning, and how to implement it.


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by Sergei Peleshuk, SAP BI and HANA Architect | March 22, 2016
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Sergei Peleshuk describes the steps for implementing a business application data model to be used in SAP BW on SAP HANA and SAP BW Integrated Planning together with modern BusinessObjects front-end tools, such as BusinessObjects Design Studio.


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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | March 15, 2016
BI – 

Ned Falk explores the pros and cons of the new SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) release, SAP BW 7.5, edition for SAP HANA, versus a normal SAP BW-powered by SAP HANA system or SAP BW running on any other database. Learn how this newest version of SAP BW promotes SAP’s new run simple mantra for guiding products into the future, by simplifying BW object choices.


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by Rakesh Kalahasthi, Project Manager, PwC SDC, Bangalore, India | March 8, 2016
SAP Professional Journal/BI – 

Rakesh Kalahasthi walks you through a step-by-step approach to overcome a limitation when you are developing geographical charts in SAP Lumira by pulling data from SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) powered by SAP HANA. SAP Lumira doesn’t allow you to create geographical charts by directly accessing SAP BW data models. This drawback can be addressed by importing optimized InfoCubes as native SAP HANA models and accessing them in SAP Lumira, which provides the ability to develop all types of geographical charts.