How to Enable SAP BW with Tableau
Your SAP system holds critical data, but to make use of that data, you need to be able to analyze it, which is where Tableau can help. With the Tableau SAP BW connector you can connect your SAP data directly to Tableau, and begin extracting value from your data at the speed of thought.
Join this webinar to see why SAP BW needs a solid visualization platform, Tableau, in order to rapidly analyze your SAP data alongside information from virtually any data source to make faster, better informed business decisions.
How to Enable SAP BW with Tableau
Connect directly to SAP BW and HANA
Want to access your SAP data? Simply point at it, enter your credentials, and go. You can connect to your SAP BW and SAP HANA data warehouses with no special programming or configuration.
Then create reports and dashboards and share them across your organization. Empower people to ask and answer their own questions of your SAP data.
Analyze your SAP data in real-time
SAP HANA powers exploratory and investigative analysis with fast ad-hoc queries and materialized views. With SAP HANA and Tableau, you can have an unconstrained conversation with your data.
Explore more than 28 millions rows of oil and gas ERP production data with near-instantaneous response times.
See how industry leaders and big brands harness the power of SAP with Tableau
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Boston Scientific: Closing the gap between business and IT
Boston Scientific develops, manufactures, and markets medical devices around the world. Their mission is to create innovative medical solutions that transform lives.
Honeywell saves 10,000+ hours, scaling to 9,000 users across 14 business units
Tackling big data challenges with Tableau
Marico has a presence in 25 countries across emerging markets of Asia and Africa. The company nurtures brands like Livon, Parachute Advansed, Set Wet, Zatak, and Saffola.
Shortly after purchasing Tableau, adoption quickly grew across the company. Today, Marico employees discuss data on a daily basis—something that Girish says “was not heard of three years back.” Business users have moved from static Excel reports towards an automated, visual approach to data.
Tableau Now SAP-Certified to Integrate with HANA
Tableau has achieved official SAP certification integration with SAP HANA.
Working with SAP
With Tableau, it is easy to create a live connection with full support for the underlying SAP security. This is accomplished without additional SAP security scripting. The connection empowers users to interact with the data and gain insights at the speed of thought.
Tableau’s 4 Primary Connectors to SAP
This database runs applications and stores data in solid-state devices (in-memory) instead of hard-disk drives. Using HANA typically increases throughput, reduces latency, and can vastly increase overall performance.
How Analytics Opens Up the Value of SAP Data
Manufacturing Use Case
Manufacturing involves a large number of steps, components, and subassemblies that can affect quality and timeliness of the finished product. With Tableau, organizations can track every measurable element to ensure speed and consistency.
What’s more, a real-time dashboard automatically refreshes to show the latest data every time it is opened. There is no need to make manual queries of the SAP system.