Analyse business data with SAP Analytics Cloud – a Cloud Based Analytics tool for companies of all sizes. It offers rich and insightfl dta-driven decision making by importing data or connecting data live, data modulation and data conversion into charts, graphs, tables and other data visualizations to extract rich meaning out of business data.

The SAP Analytics Cloud solution helps modern businesses transform into an Intelligent Enterprise using a Single Solution. SAC combines Business Intelligence, Predictive Analytics, Augmented Analytics and Collaborative Enterprise Planning features within a single and comprehensive cloud environment.

Discover, Analyse, Predict, Plan and Report – whether in a client meeting, working at the office or in the boardroom. Make complete and contextual decisions relying on the latest data. Using data, semantics and business logic together you arrive at contextual, relevant and actionable insights.

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SAP Analytics Cloud Solution Architecture

SAP Analytics Cloud Solution Architecture

Differentiators

Data On-The-Go

View and share stories on your mobile devices with SAP Analytics Cloud Mobile Application for iOS. Access your data from anywhere as everything is on a secure cloud network.

Advanced Modelling Capabilities

Advanced Modelling Capabilities

Control and customize your data with SAP Analytics Cloud that offers robust modelling capabilities compatible with SAP S/4 HANA. These capabilities allows you to clean your data to obtain accurate analysis. Set-up multi-level hierarchies, advanced formulas and aggregation, currency conversion, fix errors on a large scale and much more.

Live Data Connection

Live Data Connection

Capture real-time data changes as SAP Analytics Cloud connects live with SAP S/4 HANA. This offers an immediate direct benefit by keeping the data in the source system so you are not transferring large amounts of data. Any existing models you have can be used directly by SAP Analytics Cloud to build stories for visualization and analysis without replicating the data.

Integrating Digital Boardroom

Integrating Digital Boardroom

Transform static presentations to completely interactive discussions based on live data with the help of SAP Digital Boardroom. Get real-time view of business performance and visualize all the critical metrics you need. Set up alerts to notify you about the important tasks. Dive deeper into your product line to discover which products are selling and which regions are the most profitable.

Business Benefits

SAP Analytics Cloud is a cloud-based analytics tool for companies of all sizes to get better at their Business Intelligence. Companies can analyse data, data can be imported or connected live, easily modeled and then converted into engaging charts, graphs, tables, and other data visualizations to help inform more data-driven decision making.

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  • Smart
    Helps Planners automate data-driven Enterprise Planning
  • Fast & Secure
    Live and governed connectivity guarantees real-time data access
  • End-to-End
    One solution combining Business Intelligence, Planning & Predictive Analytics to monitor, project and simulate
  • Self Service
    Easy-to-use planning for everyone to make predictions on their own
  • Enterprise Ready
    Designed for both governed and self-service information distribution & corporate scalability
  • Trusted
    Highest level of transparency with authorized access to planners and decision-makers
  • Single Solution
    Business Intelligence, Predictive Analytics & Enterprise Planning in Single Solution
  • Added Mobility
    Access up-to-date relevant data from anywhere at anytime with pre-configured authorized access
  • Easy Cloud Deployment
    Eliminate the need to install new software on your desktop
  • Advanced Collaboration
    Chat, task definition, and more within the tool Publish and share data with stakeholders as PDF

Modern Challenges for Planning and Analytics

At VC ERP Consulting, our 20 years of experience implementing industry-specific SAP ERP systems equipped with a variety of analytics and business intelligence solutions ensure that we understand and overcome the toughest of technical and business challenges.

Unable to respond quickly to market disruptions & plan performance

Inability to harvest insights from big data

Unable to augment financial analysis with predictive planning for more accurate forecasts

Unable to respond quickly to market disruptions & plan performance

Inconsistent modelling and planning across the organization

Lack of confidence in plans leading to wasted time validating & reworking data

SAP Analytics Cloud Solves
Mission Critical Business Challenges

Now, enjoy greater power with SAP Analytics Cloud over multiple business functions including Planning, Reporting & Analysis and Forecasting to make wise and informed yet critical business decisions.

Planning

  • Budgeting
  • Sales / Revenue Planning
  • Capital Expenditure Planning
  • Workforce Planning
  • Expense Planning
  • Cash Flow Planning
  • Cost Allocations

Reporting & Analysis

  • Performance Reporting
  • Ad hoc Reporting
  • Variance Analysis
  • Driver Analysis
  • Executive Dashboards
  • Profitability Analysis

Forecasting

  • Rolling
  • Financial Statement Modelling
  • P&L
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
  • Scenario Modelling
  • Predictive Planning for Other Business Functions

SAP Analytics Cloud Key Features

Business Intelligence and Predictive Planning

SAP Analytics Cloud gives business users at all levels comprehensive, self-service analytics that adheres to the industry’s leading visual design standards while delivering superior value from Big Data.

Improve business outcomes with complete analytics | Turn insight into action right where you work | Gain instant insights and take action in context of business processes

Enjoy Smart Capabilities Designed for Business People

Leverage new insights revealed by emerging AI technologies to the right people at the right time, augmenting familiar business intelligence

Data exploration and visualization | Efficient modelling and preparation | Augmented Analytics Data science for all | Conversational analytics | Automated machine learning | Intelligent predictive analytics

Collaborative Enterprise Planning

Plan across all lines of business so you can translate real time data insights into actions that correspond with your strategy

Predictive Planning | Integrated Financial Planning | Company-wide Advanced Analytics | Analysis, Budgeting, and Forecasting | Driver-based Planning | Zero-based Budgeting | Scenario Planning | Planning & Analysis Storytelling | Add-in for Microsoft Excel | Built-in Planning Best Practices for P&A

Design of Analytics Applications

Create customized industry-specific centrally governable analytics content right from guided analytics to sophisticated planning and smart applications

Custom Interactions | Rapid Prototyping | Standardized Analytics Content | Custom Widgets

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Connect

Connect

Engage with colleagues on plans with any laptop at work, home and on the road

Plan

Plan

Plan, Analyse and Simulate with the familiar Microsoft Office 365 Online user experience

Explore

Explore

Create custom calculations and easily generate ad hoc reports

Mobile & Web Extensions

Access analytics with an Android, iPhone or iPad to get the most recent information about your business anytime, anywhere.

Engaging Connection

Engaging Connection

View and interact with mobile-ready stories and charts by using drill-down, filter on selection, and inspection capabilities

Productive Collaboration

Productive Collaboration

Collaborate with colleagues through chat and receive and manage notifications – such as a shared story – in an application

Hybrid Analytics

One of the major differentiators of SAP Analytics Cloud is its hybrid BI capability. A hybrid BI deployment is a BI and data management deployment that combines on-premise data and artefacts with cloud components to propose a BI solution that hides the complexity inherent to data gravity. Hybrid defined by the combination of SAP Analytics Cloud and other front-end tools accessing (the same) data for potentially overlapping use cases:

Leverage Best-In-Class SAP Interfaces with Business Warehouse & Enjoy Direct Connectivity

  • Simplified connectivity to BW Queries in your On-Premise BW Systems
  • Best Possible end-to-end Integration
  • Create interactive and Powerful reports without IT Help or any technical coding
  • Linked Reporting Analysis without any coding or scripting

Leverage Brand New second Generation Data Warehousing Solution SAP BW/4HANA & Enjoy Seamless Integration with SAC

  • Create a data-driven Business Enterprise with SAP BW/4HANA providing your business a flexible and platform with seamless integration to SAC
  • Reduce development cost and overall Implementation time with reliable data & Powerful reports
  • Quick deployment, low maintenance true logical data warehouse SAP BW/4HANA provides enhances user experience and an efficient data warehousing solution

Live Connectivity

Bring SAP Analytics Cloud to the source of the data.

Create models from data sources of on premise or cloud systems, build stories based on these models and perform online analysis without data replication

Data Acquisition

Reduce the data mass by having SAP Analytics Cloud solely acquire the data from remote systems, which is needed for performing analytical workflows.

SAP Lumira Discovery | SAP Lumira Designer | SAP BiBo | SAP Crystal Reports | SAP Analysis for Office

Business Benefits

  • Harness machine learning to augment the analytics you need in one solution
  • Connect live to on premise applications to avoid uploading data to the cloud
  • Speed deployment and lower costs with preconfigured industry and line-of-business content
  • Drive towards building an important asset with low TCO using SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Work with VC ERP Consulting to tailor the solution to your exact needs
  • Smart Insights, Predictive Analytics (What If Analysis)
  • Personalized content to business user according to their domain
  • Clear Visibility into the Business through KPI’s, end to end analytics

Integration

Pull your data from a host of SAP and non-SAP data sources and get a complete overview of your business with SAP Analytics Cloud. Analyse your business data from the following sources:

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SAP Analytics Cloud Connection Types

Live Connectors

SAP Cloud Data Sources

  • SAP Cloud Platform
  • SAP Marketing Cloud
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • SAP Commissions

SAP On-Premise Data Sources

  • SAP HANA
  • SAP BW
  • SAP BW/4HANA
  • SAP S/4HANA
  • SAP BPC Embedded
  • SAP BusinessObjects Universe

Access via SDI for SAP Cloud Platform & SAP HANA

  • Apache Hive
  • AWS
  • SAP Vora
  • SAP Sybase ASE, IQ, ESP
  • OData
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Spark SQL
  • Oracle
  • Teradata
  • MaxDB
  • IBM DBZ
  • MySQL
  • Netezza
  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • Twitter
  • Oracle
  • Teradata
  • MaxDB
  • IBM DBZ
  • MySQL
  • Netezza
  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • Twitter

VC ERP Delivered Connectors

  • DB2
  • Denodo
  • Microsoft Analysis Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MongoDB
  • MongoDB Atlas
  • MySQL
  • Netezza
  • Oracle
  • Oracle Essbase
  • Oracle Exadata
  • SAP IQ
  • SAP SQL Anywhere
  • Redshift
  • Teradata
  • Google BigQuery
  • Cloudera
  • Hortonworks
  • Amazon S3

Import Connectors

Cloud Data Sources

  • SAP Business ByDesign
  • SAP Cloud Platform
  • SAP Concur
  • SAP Fieldglass
  • SAP Cloud for Customer
  • SAP Marketing Cloud
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • SAP SuccessFactors
  • SAP Workforce Analytics
  • Dow Jones DNA
  • Google BigQuery
  • Google Drive
  • Google Sheets
  • OData
  • Salesforce
  • Qualtrics

SAP On-Premise Data Sources

  • SAP BPC NW & MS
  • SAP BusinessObjects Universe
  • SAP BW
  • SAP BW/4HANA
  • SAP ERP
  • SAP HANA
  • SAP Integrated Business Planning
  • SAP S/4HANA

Other Data Sources

  • IBM
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MySQL
  • Netezza
  • OData
  • Oracle
  • CSV
  • Excel
  • Progress OpenEdge
  • Same data sources as SAP BI 4 2

VC ERP Delivered

APOS

  • Web Intelligence

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  • QuickBooks
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Netsuite CRM & ERP
  • Oracle Marketing Cloud
  • MongoDB

DataDirect Cloud

  • Eloqua
  • Google Analytics
  • Microsoft Dynamic CRM
  • Hubspot
  • Marketo
  • SugarCRM

EPI-USE Labs

  • SAP Payroll
  • SAP Payroll Config
  • SAP OnPrem Reporting

Our Services

  • Migration from SAP BusinessObjects BI Suite to SAP Analytics Cloud
  • Consulting & Advisory Services
  • Implementation & Migration
  • SAP Cloud Assessment Workshops
  • Cloud BI Strategy and Roadmap
  • Industry Specific Dashboard creation and Customization
  • On-Premise and Cloud Integration
  • Proof of concepts
  • Hybrid Analytics Strategy