Getting Started
Meet your Product Coach

Welcome to SAP Analytics Cloud. In this video you'll meet Anthony, your SAP Analytics Cloud product coach, and see how easy it is to sign up for your free 30-day trial.

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Exploring the Sample Story

In this video your product coach will guide you through a tour of the Best Run Juice sample story. By exploring the story, you'll see some of the ways that Analytics Cloud can work for you, and your business.

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Introduction to Models

Learn the basic parts of a model including measures and dimensions. Then, follow along as Anthony shows you how to create a simple model from a file.

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Introduction to Stories

In this video you'll learn how you can discover insights from your data by building a story.

First, we'll revisit our sample data set in exploration view and manipulation view. Then, we'll show you how to create and refine charts to visualize your data and create stories with impact.

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Sharing and Collaboration

So you've created your first story. That's great, but now what?

In this video you'll learn how to share your stories and easily collaborate with team members. We'll explore key features, like discussions and tasks, that can help you and your colleagues get to the important stuff – making better business decisions, together.

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Overview of Connections

In this video you'll get a quick overview of the on-premise and cloud datasources that you can connect to with SAP Analytics Cloud.

You'll also learn the difference between a "live data connection" and an "import data connection".

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Connection Types & Requirements

There are different ways to connect your data to SAP Analytics Cloud. The technical requirements for each connection depends on the type of database being used and whether or not your data is stored on premise or in the cloud. In this video, you'll get an overview of the different connection types and technical requirements.

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Data Models
Models 101

Data models make it easy to answer your business questions with SAP Analytics Cloud.

In this video, you'll get an overview of how models work within the application and the steps you can take to create them using the Modeler, the advanced modeling tool.

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Data Preparation using the Modeler

When you connect your data using an Import Data Connection you're able to prepare it using the Modeler, SAP Analytics Cloud's advanced data modeling tool.

In this video, we'll take you through a guided workflow using the Modeler. We'll upload our sample data set, prepare the data, and create an analytics data model that can be used for analysis.

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Enhancing your Analytics Model

After you've created an analytics data model, the next step is to enhance it.

In this video, we'll enhance the model Best Run Travel. You will have created this model in the previous video on Data Preparation. First, we'll review the different parts of the model, and then we'll add a formula and hierarchy.

Video length 5:25

Quick Tips

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