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Joe Fernandes
Real User
Asst. Senior IT Manager at a retailer with 5,001-10,000 employees
Aug 10 2019

What is most valuable?

There are several features in the product that we use all the time and find very valuable. Data modelling and ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) features are quite extensive in SAP NetWeaver Business… more»

What needs improvement?

People using SAP BW have to undergo some training to be able to use the product. Complexity can be reduced and could be made a bit more user-friendly. Wizards could be introduced to assist in data… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We already have SAP Dealer business management and whenever a new user comes on the system, we have to pay an additional licensing cost. But for the same user ID on the Enterprise Portal there's no… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

Previously, we were using IBM tools for reporting. But these were not analytical tools. It was a programming language which we used it to develop reports. It did not have these analytical features… more»

What other advice do I have?

New users will go on to probably S/4 HANA (SAP high-performance analytic appliance). Because SAP has come out with a variety of products the business choice depends on the size of the company, the… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We did evaluate other options before the company decided to choose SAP. They looked at Oracle besides other dealer management products. We also considered development of a custom solution in .Net… more»
Joe Fernandes
Real User
Asst. Senior IT Manager at a retailer with 5,001-10,000 employees
Mar 13 2018

What is most valuable?

Data warehousing capabilities, ETL features, automation of data loads, cell calculation, Start and End routines. Cell calculation features have enabled us to generate MIS… more»

How has it helped my organization?

Queries based on the Data warehouse have enabled the Service department of the organization analyze data deeply and get insights into daily inflow and revenue as well as… more»

What needs improvement?

More standard extractors could be developed to avoid the need to develop custom extractors. Process to upgrade to latest versions of BW could be simplified. SAP has… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

You will need to get in touch with SAP regarding offers on its latest products. License costs will depend on number of users. It also depends on the product you procure… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

Previously we were developing reports using RPG language on AS/400. It did not have data warehousing and analytic features.

What other advice do I have?

SAP has now come out with BW4HANA as well as the HANA Cloud Platform. Companies looking to implement SAP can benefit by going to HANA straight away. Companies which have… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Other options were analyzed including Oracle and developing reports in house as well as outsourcing options.

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What is SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse?

With NetWeaver Business Warehouse, you can quickly Capture, store, and consolidate your vital information with our real-time data warehouse platform. Tightly integrate your warehousing capabilities for a single version of the truth, decision-ready business intelligence, and accelerated operations.
Also known as
NetWeaver Business Warehouse, NetWeaver BusinessObjects Warehouse
SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse customers
EMC Corporation, Takisada-Osaka Co. Ltd., Eldorado, Mozzart, The VELUX Group, AOK Bundesverband, Hilti Group, Nissha Printing Company Ltd., Asian Paints, Aareal Bank Group, Magazine zum Globus (Migros Group)
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