The "2.0" project at A. Schulman meant a complete overhaul of their existing BI architecture. After an initial audit and pre-study by element61, it was clear that the existing BI solution at Schulman had reached its limits, both functionally and technically.
DW - Data Warehousing & Modeling
Warning: Do not try this at the office!
A complaint often heard about SAP BW systems is that they are too fast :-). Loading data as well as running reports happens in a blink of an eye leaving SAP BW administrators and report users with almost no time to get a cup of coffee or have a chat with their favorite colleague.
ABAP… for many developers who put their first steps into SAP’s proprietary programming language it means an adventure of discoveries and refinement that can take a long long time. As it has for me (and still is), over the many years since which I am using it in my job as an SAP BW consultant.
The real challenge of a Datawarehouse project is to get Master Data or so-called categorical-type dimension attributes correct.
De IBM Information Server consultants van element61 bieden u zeer geavanceerde en complete diensten aan om uw organisatie verder te helpen op verschillende aspecten van Data-integratie en Data warehousing.
When building a data warehouse with SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW), data often needs to be manipulated, transformed or enriched. Sometimes this can be implemented using standard master data lookups or formulas (although this is often suboptimal from a performance point to view), but when the logic of business rules become complex and standard out-of-the-box or drag and drop BW functionalities cannot meet the requirements, ABAP routines are usually the solution.
Microsoft released SQL Server 2012, this version offers some interesting new functionality in Business intelligence & Data Warehousing.
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element61 is highly experienced in SAP BW Performance Tuning and believes that an integrated architecture and well performing data model are crucial for optimal performance.