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All you need to know about SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer fka Design Studio

Introduction to SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer Now the SAP Lumira 2.0 is GA, let us see what can you expect of this release and how to leverage the new features? In this blog, we will briefly touch upon some of the new and upcoming changes in SAP Lumira 2.0, more specifically SAP Lumira Designer: “Under-the-hood”…

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

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…

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…

Team Just-BI wins 2nd Prize at Dutch Accountability Hack 2017!

One week ago, Friday, 9th of June 2017 I was at the Dutch house of representatives (“de tweede kamer”) to participate in the 2017 Accountability Hackathon. The Accountability Hack Event The event was organized and sponsored by a number of Dutch ministeries, the Court of Audit (“Algemene Rekenkamer”), the Central Agency for Statistics (“Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek”)…

Just-Care Road Runners beat record Sun power!

A record registration of the sun radiation power (8,7) was reported by the RIVM on Sunday 11th of June 2017. A very hot day to run for fun! But Just-Care Road runners team accomplished their goal for the 10th time and run a total of 70 km this year for Kika! This year Just-Care Road…

Prize for Just-Roland at the Accountability Hackaton!

Roland Bouman (and his one-man team!) managed to win the 2nd prize on the Open Data / Accountability Hackaton which took place on June 9th in the Dutch Parliament Building. So we are all very proud of him and want to congratulate him with this achievement (first prize went to a team with 6 people)….

Do we still need to talk about Data Vault 2.0 Hash keys?

Do we still need to talk about Data Vault 2.0 Hash keys? Read in 15 min A few days ago, I ran into the article “Hash Keys In The Data Vault”, published recently (2017-04-28) on the the Scalefree Company blog. Scalefree is a company, founded by Dan Linstedt and Michael Olschminke. Linstedt is the inventor…