PLEASE KINDLY HELP ME ABOUT COPA EXTRACTION
I AM A NEW COMMER IN SAP BW COPA EXTRACTION--I AM CONFUSED ABOUT SEGMENT LEVEL, SEGMENT TABLE, CHARACTERSTICS, VALUE FIELDS
AND WAT IS THE USE OF THE AND PLZ IT MIGHT SOUND SILLY BUT STILL KINDLY GIVE SOME EXPLANATION ON IT AND USAGE .
THANKS A LOT IN ADVANCE.
Here is a simple comparision that u can understand it
operating concern is like info cube
CE1/CE2 Line item details are like ODS
CE4-Segment table IS like Dimesion table
Excluding characteristics in segment table CE4 is like Line item dimension
CE3-segment level table is lkie Fact table
Summarization level is like Aggregate.
SEGMENT LEVEL: the value fields are summarized at profitability segment level and stored together with these fields.
SEGMENT TABLE: each combination of char values r stored in a profitability segment number. the link b/n the profitability segment number and char values is maitained in this table.
CHARACTERSTICS: these are levels on which information is required. Eg:- material, customer