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Predict requirements for a BW system on a SAP HANA database

Enclosed (SAP_BW_on_HANA_Sizing_Report_V1_0) an SAP document (PDF) which describes how to predict resource (sizing) requirements for a BW system on a SAP HANA database. This document contains some explanations on how to use/run ABAP report /SDF/HANA_BW_SIZING, which precautions to take and how to interpret its outcome.

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Overview of (commonly used) BW transaction codes

Last couple of days I’ve been co-hosting a SAP BW training with Roger Pijpers who handed over the below list of commonly used BW transaction codes. This big overview might come in handy if you’re looking for a particular transaction.   RS00 Start menu RS12 Overview of master data locks...

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Process Chain: Restarting at a failed step in a chain

When a process chain fails at a certain step (and you can’t restart it via rightmouse click + repeat), some ‘tweaking’ needs to be executed: Step 1) Rightmouse click on the failed step within the process chain and select ‘display messages’. Within the newly opened screen, click on the ‘Chain’...

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Using STATICS command

It is commonly known not to read from database tables in fieldroutines. Otherwise you will meet performance problems. The most usual approach is to fill an internal table in the startroutine and do a binary search on internal table in fieldroutine. It is difficult to catch such a procedure in...

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DB02: table diagnostics and ‘native sql’ commands

Via DB02 you can find out what ‘issues’ you might have on database level.In the screengrab above it is shown that 4 DB tables no longer exist in the database. You can use ‘native SQL’ commands to physically delete these 4 tables from the database. This native SQL can be...

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Making an added function module (to a function group) visible in SE80

After creating an (additional) function module within a function group, it wasn’t visible within SE80 after it was transported to another BW system.When displaying the function group, via transaction SE80 –> Function Group, the newly created function module WAS NOT visible, even though the import/transport ended without errors.The trick, to...

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