SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW4/HANA)

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Looking for a way to consolidate all the data across your enterprise? SAP BW/4HANA, the on-premises data warehouse layer of SAP’s Business Technology Platform, allows you to do just that. Based on SAP HANA, SAP BW/4HANA provides a single source for real-time insights to help you streamline processes and move your business forward. It consolidates all your data from SAP applications and non-SAP applications alike, as well as unstructured, geospatial, or Hadoop-based.


Insights: Simplify and accelerate the ability get real-time insights at scale both on-premise or in the cloud
Digitization: Obtain the full value of all the data your organization keeps to drive digitization across all lines of your business while leveraging your SAP investment
Setup simplified: Updated modeling and administration features reduces development and implementation times.
Integration: Connect your SAP and non-SAP applications and data sources
Improved user experience: An intuitive and modern user interface not only increases user adoption but increases user productivity.
Time savings: High-volume data processing in real time reduces wait time for data handling and enables intelligent automation.

What we offer
Related Podcast and Insights

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Real-Life Scenario

Bringing Data Together

Imagine being able to bring SAP and non-SAP data together to help generate deep business insights to enable an Intelligent Enterprise. With SAP BW/4HANA, you can utilize SAP’s modern packaged data warehousing solution to simplify every part of your data warehousing; all while using modern data sources with a unified data platform. No matter where you are in your data warehouse journey, you have options. If your organization has SAP BW 7.3 or higher on any DB or SAP HANA you can upgrade to SAP BW/4HANA as green field installation or remote conversion. If your organization has SAP BW 7.5 SP 5 powered by SAP HANA you can do an in-place conversion. Lastly your organization can do a shell conversion if your organization is running a minimum start release of SAP BW 7.0 or higher on any DB or SAP HANA. Regardless of where you are, Innovative Solution Partners can support you on your data warehouse journey.

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How We Do It

Our F.O.C.U.S.

Over our 20+ years of industry and technology experience, we created our proprietary F.O.C.U.S. methodology to clearly communicate to our clients, suppliers, and employees what they can expect when they work with us. What does that mean for clients like you?

We start with finding out your requirements. Based on our mission of connecting the dots between people, operations, and technology, we meet with your business users and IT team to understand what you want to accomplish. Based on these requirements, we optimize your business by defining the gaps between your current operations and your desired results. We then creatively design and implement a solution that is customized to your needs. As part of process, we work with your users to test out the solution to ensure your desired outcomes are achieved.

We recognize that change management is an integral part of any project so we train your users as needed. Our work culminates with a successful roll out enterprise wide. By utilizing our F.O.C.U.S. methodology, we ensure that your organization is ready to leverage the power of your IT investment.

SAP Business Technology Platform

The core of making your business an intelligent enterprise: consisting of Database/Database Management, Analytics, Business Intelligence and Enterprise Planning

SAP BW/4HANA role in BTP

SAP BW/4HANA is the latest, next generation data warehouse component of SAP Business Technology Platform

Benefits for the Enterprise

Minimized the movement while connecting all of your organization’s data into a single, logical view.

Data Warehouse Solution

Optimized for the SAP HANA Platform, SAP BW/4HANA, allows your organization to inherit the high performance, simplicity, and agility of SAP HANA.

Intelligent Enterprise

SAP BW/4HANA meets your current and future needs by handling more data and from multiple data sources.

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