BI Content is a preconfigured set of consistent metadata in SAP BW that represents the entire process flow from extraction of data originating in SAP systems, to data warehousing, to reporting. Providing complete solutions for business information needs, BI Content enables fast and cost-effective implementation of SAP BW. Follow this space to get latest news on BI Content features, releases, and support packages.
SAP HANA-Optimized BI Content delivered to customers
SAP HANA-optimized BI Content combines enterprise data warehouse capabilities of SAP BW running on SAP HANA with explorative and interactive real-time analytics using the SAP HANA in-memory database. The new data model follows the recommendations for the layered scalable architecture LSA++, which is optimized for SAP BW running on SAP HANA.
SAP delivered for the first time SAP HANA-optimized BI Content in the following business areas
SAP ERP Financial Accounting – Accounts Receivable
SAP ERP Financial Accounting – Accounts Payable
SAP ERP Financial Accounting – Asset Accounting
SAP ERP Financial Accounting – General Ledger
SAP ERP Enterprise Controlling – Profit Center Accounting
SAP ERP Overhead Cost Controlling – Cost Center Accounting (BI Content 757 only)
SAP ERP Overhead Cost Controlling – Overhead Cost Orders (BI Content 757 only)
SAP ERP Overhead Cost Controlling – Overhead Projects (BI Content 757 only)
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution
SAP SCM Procurement
SAP SCM Invoice Verification
SAP SCM Inventory Management (BI Content 757 only)
Advanced SAP HANA-optimized BI Content available with BI Content Add-On 7.57 SP06
With SAP NetWeaver 7.4 BI Content Add-On 7.57 SP06 and higher the SAP HANA-optimized BI Content has been remodeled to take advantage of the new BW InfoProviders DataStore Object (advanced) and HANA CompositeProvider and requires SAP NetWeaver BW 7.40 SP10.
All replaced BI Content objects are now obsolete in BI Content Add-On 7.57 and are hidden through the Business Function “SAP HANA-optimized BW Content obsolete /IMO/BW_CONTENT_OBSOLETE”, but will be supported by the next support packages.
For more information about the remodeling and the available advanced SAP HANA-optimized BI Content per business area please follow this link.