Tag Archives: Information Design Tool

SAP HANA Reporting – Connectivity Options

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Hello Everyone, Once we have data transformed based on the business requirement in our data warehousing system, it is very important to present the data in a better way visually too, for the business who will be analyzing it day in and day out. In this article, let’s talk about different reporting tools that are certified to be connected to SAP HANA Database (models and tables) from SAP and the languages and client drivers it uses to interact with the database system.

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Universe Creation using SAP HANA Business Layer

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Hello Everyone, Wherever we have SAP HANA as Database for Data Warehousing platform, the first thing people talk about is ‘Push Everything (calculations & data filtering) to Database’. Let’s say we have a WEBI report running on top of universe which is built on SAP HANA model. Now this report has mandatory run-time filters and business is asking to push those filters to HANA so that data gets filtered out at database level instead of reporting level. In this document, we are going to discuss about how to push the filters from SAP BOBI 4.1 platform to HANA with the …

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Universe creation using Information Design Tool (IDT)

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Hello Everyone, In this document we are going to learn, Universe creation using Information Design Tool (IDT) which is one of the semantic layer tool from SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BOBI). The major steps involved in universe creation are: Create new project in IDT Create Relation Connection to HANA Publish the connection to Repository Create Data Foundation Create Business Layer (Universe) Publish the Universe to Repository

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