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Third-Party BI Client Tools Connected to SAP HANA ODBC via SQL Certification (HANA- BI- SQL)

Third-party business intelligence (BI) vendors can now take advantage of the power of the SAP HANA Platform to integrate their front end solution when connecting to SAP HANA SQL as a data source.

SAP also offers third party vendors BI tools who are interested in certifying their BI client tools connecting to SAP HANA through ODBO with MDX-based. Please visit the SAP HANA-BI-MDX certification web page for more information.

SAP offers certification for third-party BI tools connecting to SAP HANA, details are described below. ISVs and partners who have non-SAP BI tools should contact the SAP Integration and Certification Center SAP ICC to sign up.

Getting Started

The SAP Integration and Certification Center highly recommends that ISVs and partners, who are interested in developing apps on HANA start by visiting the SAP HANA Developer Center for tutorials and system access.

For generic information about certifying integrations with SAP solutions, begin with our page Getting Started with Integration and Certification that explains the SAP ICC services and describes the process how to obtain them. This page helps you select the correct integration scenario and contains technical information, streaming media presentations, step-by-step guides, and much more.

Technical Documentation

SAP HANA SPS 05 (validity for the certificate is 1 year)

HANA-BI-SQL is introduced as a certifiable scenario in this release.


No changes except the validity of certificate is extended to 3 years.

HANA-BI-SQL Certification Test Plan

HANA Guides

Test System Recommendation from ICC

SAP HANA One Platform on Amazon Web Services:  You can access SAP HANA One in-memory platform in the cloud  hosted by Amazon Web Services for a faster, more affordable way to build and deploy your HANA-based application.

Price List

10,000 Euros per certification (Euro currency is applicable to all countries).

Benefits of Certification

Customers using SAP-certified solutions in their SAP environment, as well as the partners offering these, experience great benefits which may include shorter implementation times, technical enablement, and marketing assets.

After successful certification testing, the ISVs and partners solution can be advertised with the following logo:

Important Links:

Start with free instructional tutorial videos at SAP HANA Academy

Find more information  on SAP HANA Developer Center  in our SCN central community homepage

SAP Training and Help:

Please refer to SAP Education. (Service Marketplace login required, contact your partner manager for user ID)

ICC Webinar:

You are invited to join our introductory webinars - hosted by the SAP Integration and Certification Center in regular intervals. For a schedule and recordings go to the page "SAP INTEGRATION AND CERTIFICATION WEBINAR SERIES".

Apply for ICC Services right away - please fill in the  SAP ICC online application form.

SAP Application Development partner directory: The certified solution is listed in our SAP Application Development partner directory.

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