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Planning in SAP Analytics Cloud

Introduction We at Just-BI have been exploring the SAP Analytics Cloud tool as part of our knowledge and learning. I took up the task of exploring the Planning features in SAC. At first glance, I must say that I am impressed with the look and feel of the tool – very user friendly, good UI…

A Tale of a JavaScript Memory Leak

Abstract: Matching JavaScript regular expressions against large input strings with V8 can result in memory leaks. In this post, I explain how to troubleshoot the issue using Google Chrome heap snapshots. Finally, a fix proposed by my son David (age 14) is presented. Background At Just-BI we developed a browser-based application for one of our…

A Just & Jolly X-Mas for All

A Just & Jolly X-Mas for All

The Wonder of X-Mas Gifts Read in Christmas: a time we spend with our family in the presence of a nicely decorated tree and when we enjoy the fact that we’re sitting inside instead of in the freezing cold. However, Christmas has another very important factor for kids: receiving presents. Unfortunately, if you’re a child…

BW on HANA Transformations with AMDP Script: Start Thinking Set Based

In a quest to speed up BW transformations, we investigated AMDP (ABAP Managed Database Procedures). By using it, we want to achieve complete pushdown of transformation execution. HANA-based transformations have been around since BW 7.4 SP09. However, only as of BW 7.5 SP04, you can choose whether to unleash the full power of your HANA…

UI5: per-view Internationalization – What about inheritance?

I started to learn UI5 in earnest in september 2016. Quite soon after that I wrote two blog posts about per-view internationalization: SAP UI5: Per-view Internationalization SAP UI5: Internationalization for each view – Addendum for Nested Views (In case you’re wondering: per-view internationalization is the ability to maintain i18n.properties files, which contain translations for human readable texts together with…

React quickly to changing requirements with BW Workspaces!

The bridge that closes the gap between business and IT Read in It is not uncommon to see all sorts of creative excel files, at a customer, filled with macro’s and vlookups to combine multiple local data sources with a central data dump. Not only are these files very user specific, meaning that knowledge about…

Just-BI is on Top of the Business at the Speed of Light

What you really need to know about the Latest in Data Analytics! Read in In November, Just-BI attended the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Barcelona. Did you miss it? Make sure you bookmark our website to be aware of future events! And, as usual, we want to keep our customers informed about the latest and greatest…

EPM and Analysis Office for BPC: where roads converge

    One of the most frequently asked questions from customers using BPC at the moment is which client (tool is the best fit for BPC on HANA. In this article we will compare the various front-end tools that can be used in combination with SAP BPC in a simple way. We will do this…

Just-BI Customer Day 2014

The 2014 edition of Just-BI’s Customer Day took place on September 26th. This year’s event was structured around the BI Maturity model, applied on a fictitious company, called Adventure Works. This Company had evolved from maturity level 2 to 4 and the customer day told the story of the adventurous project that got them there.

Killer App for Mobile Business Intelligence?

Mobile services and mobile devices demonstrate a new revival, or according to some sources, a new revolution. Mobile internet and broadband services quality is improving, mobile devices are getting more powerful and easy to use. Together with rich functionality and affordable price tag, a new growth phase of mobile services is taking place. Furthermore, BI…