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by Joerg Boeke, Independent BW Senior Consultant and Solution Architect | December 12, 2017
BI – 

Joerg Boeke shows the use of SAP HANA calculation views and procedures as data providers for complex calculation views. He explains the concept of graphical joins versus SQL Script-based joins in procedures being fed to calculation views. Step by step he demonstrates the new modeling concept and its advantages to cut down load times as well as remodeling phases.


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by Pravin Datar, Director, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidations Solution Management | December 11, 2017
BI – 

Pravin Datar shows how you can create flexible planning workbooks with measures, local calculations, and local hierarchies using the SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 11.0 embedded model and Analysis for Office.


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by Pravin Datar, Director, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidations Solution Management | December 6, 2017
BI/Financials – 

Pravin Datar explains how you can create hybrid planning applications using models created in SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC) and use them automatically in SAP Analytics Cloud. This functionality allows you not only to use SAP Analytics Cloud as a web front end of SAP BPC but also to provide functionality to extend corporate planning from SAP BPC, which can be on premise or private cloud to public cloud on SAP Analytics Cloud.


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by Said Belahbib, SAP HCM and FI/CO Technical Quality Manager | December 4, 2017
HR/Financials/BI – 

Said Belahbib shows you tips, tricks, and ABAP source code to output your employee agreement contracts in Microsoft Word format in four steps. He provides a template for an employee agreement contract and naming convention to adopt for your development to avoid error mapping parameters. In Recruitment, you can store information on an applicant's employment contract. You use infotype 0016 (Contract Elements) the same way as you do in Personnel Administration.

 


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by George Chen, SAP Consultant, Lynk, Inc. | December 1, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Before sending data across systems, George Chen advises that you need to ensure both systems are on the same page regarding the data type. If it is a unique composite data type from the called system, then you first need to send the definition of this data type to the calling system and have it recreated. Then when you send the data over, there is no surprise or dump.


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by Akash Kumar, Technical Consultant, SAP Labs | November 20, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Akash Kumar explains the concept of SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics for core data services (CDS) views and shows how to develop custom CDS views in SAP S/4HANA Embedded Analytics.


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by Vinayak Gole, Senior Business Intelligence Consultant, TATA Consultancy | November 17, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal/SCM/HR – 

Vinayak Gole explores the connectivity to data stored in the Hadoop distributions (Cloudera and Hortonworks) through the discovery component of SAP Lumira 2.0. He shows how you can further transform and visualize data using SAP Lumira’s self-service capabilities demonstrating a full life cycle for Big Data analytics.