Jose A.SantosHead of SAP Business Intelligence at a manufacturing company
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The most valuable feature of this solution is the advanced structuring of data capabilities. You can get different structures of data to suit your needs."
"The warehouse is the solution's most valuable feature."
"The solution has functionality that makes it easy for end-users to readily extract data directly from Business Warehouse into Excel and carry on their analysis on their own."
"Having the back-end data set with the right information is the best qualification for this solution."
"The features that I have found most valuable are its capabilities to connect to Excel and to slice and dice."
"In terms of stability, comparatively, the solution is quite stable."
"The security and audit procedures are the most valuable features."
"It's an excellent over-all tool for managers to analyze their business."
"A robust and efficient product."
"It provides us with proof of data, we can centralize all of the information, check it, and then provide the information to our users."
"The advanced structuring can be complicated and the interface is not very intuitive."
"The solution could offer better connectivity with other databases."
"More integration with Microsoft Office products (not just Excel) would be helpful."
"I would like to see a different end solution in order to read the data and attract internal users."
"A few things which are missing include the visualization of reports. That's where your costs and licensing become heavy. When it comes to this database compared Microsoft Warehouse, it's an expensive solution."
"We are very unhappy with technical support. First of all, they send their sales agents or pre-sales agents and most of them who don't know the solution as a properly trained tech would. We have an on-site SAP representative who is supposed to help us with our high priority and production issues, and they're not satisfactory to say the least."
"I think more integration with other applications would be perfect."
"The program is difficult to learn to use"
"Design and modeling could be simplified."
"It is difficult when your native language is not English. It is difficult for us to explain our issue and also difficult for the technical team to explain a resolution to us."
"Pricing is based on the number of user IDs and tyhe user ID works across a suite of products."
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Reporting, analysis and interpretation of business data are crucial to preserve and enhance the competitive edge of companies by optimizing processes and enabling them to react quickly and in line with market needs. SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) provides tools and functions that enable companies to attain these goals. In SAP BW, you can integrate, transform, and consolidate relevant business information from productive SAP applications and external data sources. SAP BW provides you with a high-performance infrastructure that helps you evaluate and interpret data. Decision makers can make well-founded decisions and identify target-orientated activities on the basis of the analyzed data.
SAP Business Warehouse is ranked 6th in Cloud Data Warehouse with 6 reviews while SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is ranked 13th in Data Warehouse with 4 reviews. SAP Business Warehouse is rated 7.6, while SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is rated 8.8. The top reviewer of SAP Business Warehouse writes "Has ready-made connectors where we can extract data from ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse writes "A powerful, feature-rich enterprise solution for business warehousing". SAP Business Warehouse is most compared with Snowflake, Amazon Redshift and Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics, whereas SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is most compared with .
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