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Update on July 1, 2020: new version of the Transition Roadmap for SAP Analytics Cloud

The Road Map "SAP Activate Methodology for SAP Analytics Cloud” has been updated with information on the setup of a central data analytics solution, combining on-premise and cloud data in one hybrid analytics solution. In integration planning and design we describe the options how to connect SAP Data Warehouse Cloud with SAP Analytics Cloud. In addition, we have included the newest accelerators like the "What's new" video 20Q2 and the "Product Integration Roadmap Data Warehouse Cloud - SAP Analytics Cloud".

Main new accelerators:

- Product Integration Roadmap SAP Data Warehouse Cloud - SAP Analytics Cloud

- SAP Analytics Cloud Support Matrix for Live Connectivity to SAP NetWeaver BW and SAP BW/4HANA

- SAP Note 2832606 – Unsupported Features with SAP Data Warehouse Cloud Live Connections in SAP Analyt...

- What's new in Q2 2020 in SAP Analytics Cloud

- SAP Note 2569847 – Where can you find user assistance (help) for SAP Analytics Cloud to use, configu...



Update on April 6, 2020: new version of the Transition Roadmap for SAP Analytics Cloud

The SAP Activate implementation Roadmap Viewer is a tool used by the implementation project team members to navigate the phases, deliverables, tasks and accelerators related to the SAP Activate methodology.

The implementation roadmap is updated quarterly with a major release and throughout the quarter with minor releases to contain the latest scope, processes and accelerators.

The road map “SAP Activate Methodology for SAP Analytics Cloud” has been updated for 20Q2, including the following changes:

  • In the Prepare phase, we have added the activity “Fit-to-Standard Analysis Preparation” with the task “Prepare for Fit-to-Standard Workshops”

  • In the Explore phase, the activity “Fit-to-Standard Analysis” now contains the tasks

    • Schedule Fit-to-Standard Workshops

    • Conduct Fit-to-Standard Workshops

  • In the Run phase, we have added more activities to reflect the required steps for the quarterly releases, for continuous improvements and continuous learning. In addition, you can now find information on how to join the SAP influence council opportunities, how to stay up to date on SAP Cloud Trust Center topics and review the SAP Enterprise Support offerings.




Update on October 25, 2019: new version of the Transition Roadmap SAP Analytics Cloud

With the newest release cycle we have started to update the design of the road map graphics and adapt it to the official SAP color scheme:


In addition, the project management activities are now aligned with the project management for SAP S/4HANA cloud. In the Discover and Prepare phase, we have added descriptions of the options for trial system subscriptions and the SAP Analytics Cloud subscription plans.

Direct Link to the road map:



The new road map "Transition to SAP Analytics Cloud" is intended to guide the implementation team through the entire project of a Transition to SAP Analytics Cloud, starting with the strategic planning until the go-live.

This road map is comprised of phases, activities, and tasks in accordance with the SAP Activate methodology. In addition, accelerators are linked to the relevant activities and tasks making them easy to consume when they are needed, like links to help documentation, the Learning assets and guided playlists on the SAP Analytics Cloud homepage and relevant SAP Notes. The road map also provides a list of available SAP Services offering to support the transition to SAP Analytics Cloud.

Check the road map in SAP Road Map Viewer!