SAP HANA Webinar Series: Experts’ Insights on Best Practices, Case Studies & Lessons Learned

Scott Feldman

Posted by Scott Feldman on July 26, 2016

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Hello everyone!

iFG.webinarsWith 3300+ members, SAP HANA customers, partners, and experts are part of an exclusive international community supporting your SAP HANA implementations and adoption initiatives.

This community, known as the SAP HANA International Focus Group (iFG), gives you and your team access to face-to-face activities as well as our acclaimed webinar series to help you deliver SAP HANA solutions to your organization.

For July and August, we have the following webinars (see details below):

  • July 27th – From SAP HANA POC to Production in 15 minutes on AWS
  • July 28th – RESCHEDULED – Instantly Deploy & Use SAP Solutions in the Cloud within Minutes
  • August 4th – Visualize Data on Mobile Devices Roambi Style
  • August 11th – Building Custom Fiori Applications w/ Native SAP HANA

Upcoming SAP HANA Customer Spotlight:

We encourage you to download the Meeting Invitations (below) to your calendars, and join us! If you are already an iFG member, you have access to past webinar recordings and materials.

If you are new to this global SAP HANA community, then register for access @

Best regards,

Scott Feldman, Esquire
Global Head, SAP HANA Customer Community

Upcoming Sessions:

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July 28, 2016

  • SAP Cloud Appliance Library (SAP CAL) offers the easiest and fastest way to consume SAP on-premise applications in the cloud.
  • It provides an online library of pre-configured SAP solutions that can be instantly deployed in your cloud accounts to avoid lengthy setup process and get quick time to value.
  • Join this session to get a technical overview, learn about end-user experiences for SAP HANA use-case and watch live demos of brand new Fiori 2.0 UX.
  • View a live SAP CAL demos of Fiori 2.0 UX and learn how customers are leveraging it to speed-up their SAP HANA projects.

Adarsh Kapoor, SAP Product Manager for SAP Virtualization and Cloud Management

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 AM PST, 11:00 – 12:00 PM EDT, 5:00 PM CET

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July 27, 2016

We will present the Art-of-the-Possible for SAP HANA on AW including a review of a detailed AWS architecture as well as the actual cloud service implementation of the architecture.We will live demonstrate innovative capabilities and use cases for SAP HANA on AWS:

  • How to size, price and provision a system in 15 minutes with the push of one button
  • How to create a HANA cluster including HANA System Replication
  • How to do Point-in-time Recovery of a running system

If you want to take your HANA POC or production to a new level using public cloud, please attend.

Swen Conrad, CEO, Ocean9
Frank Stienhans, CTO, Ocean9

Time: 10:00 – 11:00 AM PST, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT, 7:00 PM CET

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August 4, 2016

  • SAP BusinessObjects Roambi is the latest addition to the SAP Analytics family and now available in the United States.
  • Roambi delivers visualizations instantly on mobile devices so data consumers can intuitively understand and explore data, and share information across the enterprise.
  • As part of SAP BusinessObjects Cloud, it can help transform data from diverse sources into rich, interactive visualizations for users, enabling the publication of reports, dashboards and analytics for data consumers – anytime and anywhere.
  • During this session we will show how you can enable your mobile workforce with the information they need to make fact based decisions on the go.
  • Learn more about how Roambi can deliver the pulse of your business in the palm of your hand.

Mario Farag, Senior Director, Product MarketingIan Grange, SAP BusinessObjects Roambi EMEIA Presales Director

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 AM PST, 11:00 – 12:00 PM EST, 5:00 PM CET

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August 11, 2016

  • Over the past year and a half a project, for a major international organization, has deployed a suite of custom Fiori Apps (using on-premise Native SAP HANA) to help better manage aspects of their business across the globe.
  • Hear some lessons learned, from the front lines, building custom Fiori Apps utilizing ECC data.
  • The following topics will be included:
    • Utilizing Real-time ECC Data
    • Managing inbound and outbound interfaces with BODS
    • Building the Application Data storage layer
    • Using calculation views for complex Application logic
    • Finalizing the Application UX utilizing HANA XS, OData and Fiori

Aron MacDonald (BI Architect / Solution Designer)

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 AM PST, 11:00 – 12:00 PM EST 5:00 PM CET

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