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SAS ACCESS 9.1 - Interface to SAP BW - User's Guide

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Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-19
Document File: 92 page(s) / 1M

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SAS/ACCESS® 9.1

Interface to SAP BW

User's Guide



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS/ACCESS ® 9.1 Interface to SAP BW: User's Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to SAP BW: User's Guide

Copyright © 2004, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA


ISBN 1-59047-232-2
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What's New v

Overview v

Details v

Chapter 1

      4 How to Use This Document 1 Using This Document 1

Audience 1

Chapter 2

4 Overview 3


Introduction to the SAS/ACCESS Interface to SAP BW 3

Accessing SAP BW Data Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to SAP BW 4

Using SAS/Connect with the SAS/ACCESS Interface to SAP BW 7

Chapter 3

4 Getting Started 9


Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to SAP BW Desktop 9

Using and Managing Logon Profiles 11

Setting Up the Required SAS Libraries 20

Defining the Local Application Defaults 23

Chapter 4

4 Extracting and Browsing SAP BW Metadata 29

Overview of Extracting and Browsing SAP BW Metadata 29

Extracting SAP BW Metadata 30

Browsing SAP BW Metadata 37

Saving and Running SAP BW Metadata Extraction Programs 44

Chapter 5

      4 Extracting InfoCubes and Reading ODS Data into SAS 49 Overview of Extracting InfoCubes and ODS Table Data into SAS 49

Extracting InfoCube Data from SAP BW 56

Extracting ODS Table Data from SAP BW 64

Saving and Running SAP BW Data Extraction Programs 69

Chapter 6

4 Exporting OLAP Metadata to SAS 73

Overview of Exporting OLAP Metadata to SAS 73

Exporting OLAP Metadata to SAS/EIS 74

Appendix 1

       4 Recommended Reading 79 Recommended Reading 79

Glossary 81 Index 83

Contents



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  The new features and enhancements for the SAS/ACCESS 9.1 Inter...