Business Intelligence

What Is SAP Analytics Cloud?

SAP Analytics Cloud was first released in November 2015 (under the name SAP Cloud for Analytics, then later SAP BusinessObjects Cloud).

Choosing an Efficient Model in SAP Analytics Cloud

The first step of creating an efficient model in SAP Analytics Cloud is to choose the right model for the use case.

Exploring Purchasing Spend Analytics in SAP S/4HANA Using the SAP Analytics Cloud-Based Dashboard

In this blog post, we’ll explore a use case for using the Purchasing Spend Dashboard app in SAP Analytics Cloud in your SAP S/4HANA reporting.

How to Improve Story Builder Performance in SAP Analytics Cloud

In this blog post, we will look at general settings that might improve performance in SAP Analytics Cloud.

How to Create an Operational Data Provisioning (ODP) Source System for SAP S/4HANA and SAP ERP

If you need to extract data from SAP S/4HANA or SAP ERP, then you need to create an ODP_SAP-based source system. To do so, follow these steps.

3 Ways to Improve Application Performance with SAP Analytics Cloud’s Analytics Designer

When it comes to performance, SAP Analytics Cloud users aim to create an improved experience for viewing and interacting with dashboards.

Prompting with Variants in SAP Analysis for Microsoft Office

Once you’ve defined the values for a prompt in SAP Analysis for Microsoft Office, you can save these values as a variant, as shown in this figure.

Machine Learning with SAP S/4HANA

Improved processing power, better algorithms, and the availability of big data are facilitating the implementation of machine learning for infusing...

How SAP HANA Powers Spatial Data Science

If you're familiar with SAP HANA, you know that it's an in-memory database involving massive amounts of data.

How Businesses Can Be More Agile in an Ever-Changing World

Recently I had the opportunity to be interviewed about my book Business as Unusual with SAP: How Leaders Navigate Industry Megatrends and answer...