Tagged: modeling

The design pattern of this decade

Last evening I’ve read an interesting blog entry, created by Todd Wilms, stating that every decade has its own “design pattern” . The design pattern of this decade contains the following 5 components: Database – where you store all this great data. Application Platform – what allows you to access...


Semantically partitioned object (SPO) wizard

A semantically partitioned object is an InfoProvider that consists of several InfoCubes or DataStore objects with the same structure. Semantic partitioning divides the InfoProvider into several small, equally sized units (partitions). SAP often uses the picture below the explain the SPO principle. As of BW 7.3, creating SPO based InfoProviders...