PacktLib: Software Development on the SAP HANA Platform

Software Development on the SAP HANA Platform

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

So, What Is This SAP HANA Thing Anyways?

Time for action – statistics about internal commercial flights in the USA from 1998 to 2011

Understanding the performance of SAP HANA

Summary

SAP HANA Studio – Installation and First Look

Getting access to SAP HANA

Running the installation

Welcome to the SAP HANA Studio

Connecting to the SAP HANA server

Importing sample data

Previewing the sample data

Summary

Your First SAP HANA Development – An Attribute View

Creating a delivery unit

Creating a package

Creating an attribute view

Advanced features of attribute views

Summary

Quick reference

Painting with Numbers – An Analytic View

Creating an analytic view

Adding an attribute view to an analytic view

Advanced features of analytic views

Summary

Quick reference

Let's Get Graphical – Graphical Calculation Views

What is a graphical calculation view?

Creating a graphical calculation view

Summary

Quick reference

You Talking to Me? – Scripted Calculation Views

Creating a scripted calculation view

Summary

Quick reference

Hey! That's My Data! – Authorizations in SAP HANA

Roles

Analytic privileges

System privileges

Package privileges

Users

Testing our user and role

Summary

Quick reference

On Another Level – Hierarchies in SAP HANA

Hierarchy types in SAP HANA

Creating a hierarchy in SAP HANA

Viewing data according to a hierarchy

Summary

Quick reference

Deploying Your Reporting Application to Reporting Software

Getting software to talk to SAP HANA

SAP Lumira

Microsoft Excel®

Tableau software

Summary

Quick tool comparison

Data Provisioning Using Data Services

About the sample data

Understanding the BODS main screen

Creating a Data Services project

Summary

Quick reference

Application Development Using the XS Engine

Checking the XS Engine

Understanding XS Engine applications

Creating an application using XS Engine

Hello, World!

XS Engine database access

Developing user interfaces using SAPUI5

Summary

Quick reference

So Long and Thanks – Where To Go from Here

So Long and Thanks – Where To Go from Here

So Long and Thanks – Where To Go from Here

Index