BI & HANA: Case study: British American Tobacco’s road map to enable analytics alongside SAP BW 7.5 on SAP HANA and SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2

  • by Mark Cooper, British American Tobacco
  • March 11, 2019
Learn lessons from British American Tobacco’s migration to SAP BW 7.5 on SAP HANA while migrating from SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1 to BI 4.2.

British American Tobacco (BAT) is embedding a single instance of global ERP and BI platforms into the fabric of the organization while embarking on a new journey toward becoming a data-driven organization with analytics and advanced analytics capabilities slowly being enabled.  Gain valuable lessons from the company’s implementation and migration journey and:

  • Receive an update on BAT’s migration to SAP BW 7.5 on SAP HANA while migrating from SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1 to BI 4.2 and the planned introduction of SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio and SAP BusinessObjects Lumira alongside existing BI 4 products
  • Learn about BAT’s challenges, considerations, and planning for deploying a data platform capable of enabling analytics on IT governed data alongside “line of business” ungoverned data
  • Hear lessons learned and features and functionality required from SAP to overcome BAT’s final hurdles to BI and analytics adoption

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