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SAP Professional Journal/BI – 
Joerg Boeke shows how to speed up your SAP HANA calculation views by avoiding obsolete data at the database level. Learn about a dynamic method for reading data from any existing SAP HANA or SAP BW table, and gain insight into how to use SAP HANA data staging to speed up data loading and reporting. 

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by Deepak Sawant , Leader of SAP BW Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. | Shreekant W. Shiralkar, Global Head, SAP Analytics CoE, Tata Consultancy | August 11, 2017
BI – 
Deepak Sawant and Shreekant Shiralkar explain the basics of embedded SAP BW and its technical details. See the different architectural scenarios that leverage embedded SAP BW specifically from an SAP S/4HANA context, including those recommended by SAP. A handy list of pros and cons of embedded SAP BW is provided to help you choose the appropriate deployment option. 

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by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises | August 4, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal/Financials/HR – 

SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly SAP BusinessObjects Cloud) is SAP’s one-stop shop for the analytical needs of a company. Anurag Barua explains how to use SAP Analytics Cloud to do comprehensive, in-depth geographical or spatial analysis that accelerates your decision-making process.


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SAP Professional Journal/BI/Financials/HR/SCM – 

Hernan Huwyler goes over the particular requirements for reviewing the user and database access in your SAP system to prepare for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union. Controls should be reinforced on user and database rights to access tables with personal information. Documentation, validation, and coordination should also be more comprehensive. 


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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP | July 19, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 
Ned Falk provides a detailed look at the predictive analytics features of SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly SAP BusinessObjects Cloud), the latest reporting and analysis tool offered by SAP. Learn how advanced predictive concepts are brought to the business-user level as part of the latest reporting toolset in the SAP arsenal, SAP Analytics Cloud. Also learn how in the future more advanced predictive power can be integrated in this tool. 

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by Vinayak Gole, Senior Business Intelligence Consultant, TATA Consultancy | July 11, 2017
BI – 
Vinayak Gole explains the options for connecting SAP Lumira and SAP HANA. Learn about direct connectivity to SAP HANA models (which enables efficient data exploration) and connectivity through a semantic layer (which enables users to easily navigate through complex data to build storyboards and present data effectively).

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BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Ned Falk shows modelers how to use SAP HANA’s query results caching option to improve the performance of their information views. Learn when to use—or not use—this option as part of your modeled SAP HANA database.