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SAP BW/4HANA Data Acquisition

  • Tuition USD $4,090
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 329 Ratings
  • Course Code BW450-v014
  • Duration 5 days
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual

Skills Gained

  • Learn how to extract data from SAP source systems and another BW with Operational Data Provisioning (ODP) and how to manage delta data with ODP
  • Acquire data from using different interfaces such as: SDI - Smart Data Integration, SDA - Smart Data Access, Flat File (with advanced techniques), and CDS views
  • Design and maintain Data Flows with advanced techniques
  • Learn about advanced features of Streaming Process Chains
  • Learn about and use the SAP HANA Source System Type
  • Gain an exposure to related provisioning technologies under the SAP Data Hub umbrella, including SAP Vora and Agile Data Preparation

Who Can Benefit

  • Developer
  • Solution Architect
  • System Administrator
  • Technology Consultant
  • Trainer


  • Essential:
       -BW410 (SAP BW/4HANA Enterprise Data Warehousing )
  • Recommended:
       -Hands-on experience with any version of SAP BW
       -BW350 (SAP BW Data Acquisition
  • Non HANA

  •    -BW430 ( SAP BW/4HANA Modeling)
       -HA100 (SAP HANA Introduction)
       -HA300 (SAP HANA Implementation and Data Modeling)
       -HA350 (SAP HANA Data Provisioning)

Course Details

Course Content

  • SAP HANA Data Acquisition
       -Lesson: Getting Started with the Course Landscape
       -Lesson: Explaining Data Provisioning into SAP HANA
       -Lesson: Explaining Virtual Data Provisioning into SAP HANA with Smart Data Access
       -Lesson: Data Provisioning to HANA via SLT
       -Lesson: Explaining Data Provisioning into SAP HANA via Smart Data Integration (SDI)
       -Lesson: Explaining Data Provisioning into SAP HANA via Flat Files
  • SAP BW4HANA Overview
       -Lesson: Explaining the Strategy for SAP BW/4HANA
       -Lesson: Describing the new BW/4HANA Features that affect Data Acquisition
  • Unit: Data Acquisition into BW/4HANA with the SAP HANA Source System
       -Lesson: Introducing the SAP HANA Source System
       -Lesson: Streaming Data into BW/4HANA With SDI
  • Unit: Data Acquisition into SAP BW/4HANA with Operational Data Provisioning (ODP_SAP)
       -Lesson: Describing Delta Data Acquisition and Operational Data Provisioning (ODP)
       -Lesson: Explaining ODP Source Systems of Type SAP
       -Lesson: Managing DataSources in SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) and SAP BW
       -Lesson: Managing the ODP Data Transfer Processes (DTPs)
       -Lesson: Analyzing the Operational Delta Queue (ODQ) for ODP - SAP
  • Unit: Operational Data Provisioning Delta Management (ODP_SAP)
       -Lesson: Explaining Terms and Basic Processes of Delta Enabled DataSources
       -Lesson: Configuring the Logistics Data Extraction (LO Cockpit)
       -Lesson: Discussing the "New" GL Data Extraction
       -Lesson: Configuring Generic Delta DataSources
  • Unit: SAP BW/4HANA Data Extraction from SAP S/4HANA
       -Lesson: Introducing SAP S/4HANA
       -Lesson: Describing SAP S/4HANA Analytics
       -Lesson: Understanding the positioning of SAP BW/4HANA with SAP S/4HANA
       -Lesson: Describing the SAP S/4HANA Architecture
       -Lesson: Describe ABAP CDS Views in a BW Context
       -Lesson: Understanding challenges/opportunities after updating to SAP S/4HANA
  • Unit: Other Types of Operational Data Provisioning in SAP BW/4HANA
       -Lesson: Acquiring Data from other BW-systems (ODP_BW)
       -Lesson: Extracting from ODP - SAP HANA Information Views
       -Lesson: Replicating Data with SAP Landscape Transformation Server (ODP_SLT)
       -Lesson: Comparing SAP BW Data Acquisition Options
  • Unit: Manage and Optimize Data Flow Components in SAP BW/4HANA
       -Lesson: Working with SAP HANA Optimized Transformations
       -Lesson: Positioning InfoSources
       -Lesson: Debugging Operational Data Provisioning
       -Lesson: Debugging DTPs
       -Lesson: Describe the role of the Service API and Debugging an SAP ECC DataSource
       -Lesson: Work with the Application Component Hierarchy
       -Lesson: Appending BI Content DataSources
       -Lesson: Loading Hierarchies from SAP ECC
  • Unit: Big Data Acquisition to SAP BW/4HANA and SAP Data Hub
       -Lesson: Introducing SAP Agile Data Preparation
       -Lesson: Introducing the SAP BW/4HANA Big Data Source System and SAP Vora
       -Lesson: Introducing SAP Data Hub
  • Unit: Appendix: Implementing Open Hub Destinations.


  • This course provides you a very sound foundation of newer and existing BW data acquisition concepts and contains many references to additional documents and information sources.
  • This course has a very strong focus on hands-on experience with 26 exercises.

Course based on software release

  • SAP BW/4HANA 1.0 SP05
  • SAP HANA 1.0 SPS12
  • SAP BW/4HANA Modeling Tools 1.18

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