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SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer

Responsive layout in SAP Lumira 2.0 designer fka Design Studio

In the first blog about SAP Lumira 2.0 you got the highlights of new features in the new SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer (see All you need to know about SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer fka SAP Design Studio). Now in this the second of a series of deep dives on the features of SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer,…

How to go Virtual in BW Part II The HANA CompositeProvider

How to go Virtual in BW Part II: The HANA CompositeProvider

Virtual Insanity Read in In 1996, the artist Jamiroquai released the song Virtual Insanity. In that song he predicts a future where we as a people are threatened by technology. Trying to figure out how SAP BW’s relatively new virtual InfoProviders work might drive one virtually insane. To prevent any BW modelers from experiencing virtual insanity,…

How to go Virtual in BW Part I The Open ODS View v3

How to go Virtual in BW Part I: The Open ODS View

The Age of Virtual Reality Read in In the days of old when Wi-Fi wasn’t readily available and Google was nothing but a misspelling of the word googly, BW could not join virtual InfoProviders based on external data. Not any longer. Why? Because of the Open ODS View (OODS) & the HANA CompositeProvider (HCPR). How…

All you need to know about Advanced DSOs…

Simplify your modeling with ADSO Model Templates Read in Why waste time figuring out which modeling property boxes to tick, when you can model a whole ADSO in one click? This is what model templates could do for you. Even though they’re not new in BW/4HANA (SAP introduced them in BW-on-HANA 7.4), it’s still worth having…