Transform your Enterprise with SAP Analytics Cloud
Thank you for choosing us.
Intelligent enterprises like yours use information to achieve insights and efficiency by enabling fast and confident decision making.
SAP Analytics Cloud is one simple cloud solution that connects your people, information, and ideas. It’s powered by artificial intelligence and is complete with SAP’s world-class compliance, security, and data protection practices.
So, whether you’re an existing SAP customer ready to take your business to the next level or you’re at the start of your digital transformation, you’re in the right place with SAP Analytics Cloud.
Thank you for choosing us and letting us be a part of your future success. I invite you to explore this Welcome Guide for useful information that will help you on your journey.
President, SAP HANA and Analytics, SAP
Table of Content
01/ Getting Started
02/ Connections and Modeling
03/ Getting Started with Stories
04/ Collaborate with Your Team
05/ Support and Advanced Topics
Activation and Log In
Once you subscribe to SAP Analytics Cloud, you’ll receive a Welcome Email that will help you activate your tenant and log in to the system for the first time.
Not sure where to start? Explore the basics of SAP Analytics Cloud, and watch the video for a product walkthrough.
Additionally, learn how to personalize your homescreen.
System Administration and Role Management
The individual who purchases SAP Analytics Cloud is automatically designated as the System Owner. However, the purchaser may not always be the right person to administer the system. You can easily transfer the System Owner role to the appropriate person in your organization. Learn how to transfer the System Owner role.
The administration area and most of its features can be accessed by all users with an Admin-level role. Get a brief overview of administrative functions, and learn about setting configurations in the administration area.
Connections and Modeling
Introduction to Connections
Make your data work for you with data connections in SAP Analytics Cloud. Watch the video for an overview of how connections work. Unclear on the difference between a live and acquired connection? Check out the guide.
Introduction to Modeling
Prepare your data for analysis with modeling through stories, or through the data modeler.
For more advanced users, dive deeper with data preparation, geo enrichment hierarchies, and smart transformations with this video.
Getting Started with Formulas
Formulas are great ways to get even more out of your dataset. Explore how to work with formulas in the modeler, advanced formula editor, and in stories with this resource.
Deep dive into formulas, and learn step by step how to enter formulas.
Learn more about calculated measures and formulas by watching this video.
Getting Started with Stories
SAP Analytics Cloud uses your business information to help your whole organization make confident business decisions. Learn the basics here, with optional material to dive deeper into specific functions.
Stories are where you visualize and analyze your data to derive insights. Learn the basic elements of stories and how they function.
Creating Your First Story
Explore More with Stories
Discover more features within stories to take your stories to new heights. Explore the basics of augmented analytics in this resource, and get into more detail using the augmented analytics guided playlist.
Additionally, for an intensive hands-on learning experience check out the on-demand Data Discovery Workshop.
Here are some more story features you’ll love:
Support and Advanced Topics
How to Get Support
Explore all the different ways to get support in this article, and choose the avenue and urgency level that best fits the issue you’re experiencing.
Learn to create analytic applications in SAP Analytics Cloud with the Analytics Designer Guided Playlist.
Best Practices for Business Intelligence Performance
Learn some best practices and tips for designing and maintaining your stories to help keep things running smoothly.