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SAP HANA Modeling


What´s New? SAP HANA SPS 07 Modeling Enhancements

Where can we find best practices for SAP HANA modeling?

Things you need to know about SAP HANA Data Modeling in SPS5 - SAP CSA Webinar with Werner Steyn:

Please see the blog from John Appleby for best practices modeling for data loads:

SAP Documentation

SAP HANA Developer Guide

SAP HANA XS JavaScript Reference

SAP HANA Predictive Analysis Library (PAL) reference

SAP HANA Business Function Library (BFL) Reference

SAP HANA SQLScript Reference

Can we use the HANA data mart functionality with the SAP Business Suite on HANA?

Yes, as with SAP BW on HANA, you can build with the SAP HANA studio views in SAP Business Suite, for example on the ERP tables. For more details please see the SAP Video tutorials on for more details, for example:

Modeler Unplugged Episode 3.1: Basic Calculated Attributes & Measures

Modeler Unplugged Episode 3.2: Advanced Calculated Attributes & Measures

Modeler Unplugged Episode 4: Flat file upload via HANA Modeler

Modeler Unplugged Episode 5: Importing Models in the SAP HANA Modeler

Modeler Unplugged Episode 6.1: Provisioning Table Structure from ECC to HANA DB…

Modeler Unplugged Episode 6.2: Replicating ECC data to HANA DB using SAP Business Objects Data Services

Modeler Unplugged Episode 7.1: Restricted Columns

Modeler Unplugged: Episode 1.1 – Importing BW Models as Native HANA Models

Modeler Unplugged: Episode 1.2 – Understanding HANA Models imported from BW