Tag: SAP BW

Tips for importing SAP BW objects from one system to another

Tips for importing SAP BW objects from one system to another

It’s not common and recommended to work directly in a production environment. So, in most of your BW projects, you must import SAP BW objects from one system to another. We usually start working in a development system and transport all our objects from the source to the next target system chosen by the company […]

SAP BW (parent/child) hierarchies in Power BI

SAP BW (parent/child) hierarchies in Power BI

SAP BW (parent/child) hierarchies in Power BI Hierarchies are a very powerful concept in the world of data processing and visualization. For anyone working with hierarchies, it’s important to understand the different formats that can exist on DB level, and how they can be handled in the reporting tools. In this blog we’ll specifically look […]

SAP BW BI Content Installation

SAP BW BI Content Installation

SAP BW BI Content Installation What is Business Content? In the Business Warehouse context, SAP’s Business Content, is an accumulation of pre- defined and configured models for Enterprise reporting. These models are composed of objects like data sources, variables, queries, InfoProviders, InfoSources, transformations, etc. Business Content gives a good starting point for your data model, […]

December 2020

December 2020

December 2020 That is the deadline when you are running a BW version 7.4 or older. SAP will end the mainstream maintenance for older BW products and encourage companies to move to newer versions, preferably BW/4HANA. If you read this and find yourself in this situation, don’t panic. Politicians would say that it’s way past […]