SAPPHIRENOW: Method360 Session Highlight

  We want to say a big congratulations to Colin Hart and the Benjamin Moore team for their successful session “How Benjamin Moore Imaginatively Migrated a 10 TB Data Warehouse to SAP HANA Data Warehousing”. Their session discussed migrating to the SAP HANA business data platform with SAP IQ software from an enterprise data warehouse using the […]

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SAPPHIRE Day Two – The Intelligent Enterprise leveraging enterprise analytics Inbox

The day saw significant discussion on the “Intelligent Enterprise” that yesterday’s opening keynote had introduced with integrated enterprise analytics. From the Hasso Plattner’s keynote to floor sessions, SAP demonstrated with SAP Leonardo technologies and SAP Analytics for Cloud making analytics software easier to use, through simplifying the user interface, leveraging machine learning with its predictive […]

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The Best Run: SAP Announces New Suite of Solutions to Modernize CRM and a New Data Management Suite

The big news at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW was the announcement of SAP C/4HANA, SAP’s next generation CRM offering, reinventing customer engagement for customers, putting a 360-degree focus on customers, connecting all touchpoints within an organization, and bridging the front and back office into one. To do this, SAP C/4HANA will combine the necessary components — […]

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SAP Analytics Cloud Demo

Check out our demonstration of SAP Analytics Cloud in action: To speak to an expert about whether SAP Analytics Cloud is right for you, contact today for a custom demo.

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What you need to know about Predictive Analytics

By: Gaurav Singh The best explanation of Predictive Analytics which came from the Chief Analytics Officer at Swift Capital, predictive is simply the 80/20 rule. We know 80% of our revenue will come from 20% of our prospects. And 80% of pipeline will come from 20% of our campaigns. Predictive identifies the 20%. We are […]

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SAP Analysis for Office 2.5 and 2.6 – New Features

By: Peter Casanova SAP has released two big updates to Analysis for Office (AO) in a relatively short time frame, making strides in responding to the user community’s requests, and continuously improving the product offering.  There were roughly three months between release dates: AO 2.5 was generally available to the user community August 25th of […]

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Is SAP Analytics Cloud Right For You?

Use Cases And New Updates For SAP’s Cloud-Based Planning Solution By Graham Jordan SAP’s Analytics Cloud offering has gone through several iterations to get where it is today: It was branded as SAP Cloud for Planning first, then called BusinessObjects Cloud, and then the name evolved again to SAP Analytics Cloud (and it’s sometimes referred to […]

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SAP BW/4HANA – SAP BW Query Performance Analysis (Part 1)

By: Bill Faison Improved SAP BW query performance is one main business justification for upgrading SAP BW for HANA or BW/4HANA. You have now done your upgrade, and start your testing of your SAP BW queries.  The business has given you a bad performing Analysis for Office workbook as a sample to test with.   You run […]

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BPC 11 SP3 Summary: Should You Upgrade?

We break down the latest BPC 11 Service Pack By Graham Jordan BPC 11 Service Pack 3 was released on December 19, 2017. This SP contains numerous bug fixes, here are some important highlights: Note 2558026: All BW queries get deleted when a BPC model is deleted Note 2560281: DrillThrough not working Note 2555353: Saved […]

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Why Every Business Needs Dashboards and Data Discovery Capabilities

The shortest path to business information By Graham Jordan  The ultimate goal of investing in your reporting systems is to gain faster, more accurate, and more valuable business insights, which enables you to make better business decisions. We often speak with clients who have invested a lot in better data quality, larger data warehouses, and […]

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