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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.


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by Abhijit Ingale, SAP Analytics Technical Architect, Tata Consultancy Services | November 13, 2017
BI/HR/SAP Professional Journal – 

Big Data technologies offer a huge opportunity to organizations to consolidate data from a variety of data sources and derive meaningful insights from it that can help in achieving business growth. With this opportunity, there are also challenges with respect to information security. Database technologies offer a variety of ways to implement information security. SAP HANA uses analytic authorizations to implement row-level security ensuring the information is consumed only by its rightful users. However, SAP HANA does not offer a column-level security feature out of the box. Abhijit Ingale describes the process to implement column-level security in SAP HANA.


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by Joerg Boeke, Independent BW Senior Consultant and Solution Architect | November 6, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Joerg Boeke shows the SAP HANA parameter to self-protect the SAP HANA environment by using a safety belt for memory consumption using SAP HANA studio, Eclipse Studio, or even the SAP GUI.  He shows you how to set up SAP HANA parametrization to avoid queries or all other SAP HANA processes from using 100 percent of the available memory in a single process. Adopt the parameters to allow a maximum of your desired memory occupation by a single process.


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by Abhijit Ingale, SAP Analytics Technical Architect, Tata Consultancy Services | Vinayak Gole, Senior Business Intelligence Consultant, TATA Consultancy | November 2, 2017
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

With the exponential growth of data from multiple sources, using conventional methods for extracting it is time-consuming, costly, and resource intensive. SAP has simplified Multi-Source Universes in SAP BusinessObjects 4.0 as an answer to this issue. Created with the Information Design Tool (IDT), a Multi-Source Universe can combine data from SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) with other relational databases, such as Oracle and SQL Server. Abhijit Ingale and Vinayak Gole show how to create a Multi-Source Universe in this step-by-step guide.


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by Rehan Zaidi, Senior SAP Technical Consultant | November 2, 2017
HR/BI/Financials/SCM – 

Rehan Zaidi shows how to program an Object Value Selector (OVS) in Web Dynpro. That allows you to populate multiple fields or to carry out a custom search for one or more fields.


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by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises | October 23, 2017
BI – 

Anurag Barua explains how SAP Lumira 2.0’s new capabilities, such as data acquisition and visualization, enable users to use a single application for data design, discovery, and visualization processes.  


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by Rehan Zaidi, Senior SAP Technical Consultant | October 16, 2017
SAP Professional Journal/BI/HR – 

Rehan Zaidi describes the basics and advantages of the Integrated Data Access version of the ABAP List Viewer and the steps required to create simple reports using the standard classes provided for this purpose. See how to access the field catalog and functions and how to specify sort and grouping criteria for your report output.