- The "SAP Certified Application Associate - Modeling and Data Acquisition with SAP BW 7.5 powered by SAP HANA" certification exam verifies that the candidate has the required knowledge in the area of MODELING, DATA ACQUISITION and QUERY DESIGN with SAP BW 7.5 on SAP HANA as it pertains to the application consultant profile. This certification builds on the basic knowledge gained by a BW consultant from formal training and preferably refined by practical experience within a BW project team in a mentored role.
- To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training.
- You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).
Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.
BW Query Design > 12%
Create query definitions using BW Query Designer.
Enterprise Data Warehousing > 12%
Perform data warehousing tasks related to data modeling, data extraction and provisioning in SAP BW on HANA.
Data Modeling > 12%
Describe and create data models in SAP BW on HANA.
Data Acquisition > 12%
Describe SAP BW on HANA data acquisition
Fundamentals < 8%
Describe the data warehousing and architecture of SAP BW 7.5 ON SAP HANA and the use of the Data Warehousing Workbench and SAP HANA Studio.
InfoObjects and InfoProviders < 8%
Describe and create InfoObjects and InfoProviders.
Data Flow < 8%
Describe and create data flow for BW data.
SAP BW Project and the Modeling Process < 8%
Describe the phases and the modeling process of a SAP BW Project in SAP BW on HANA.
Data Acquisition Technology - Data Services, XML Data and Database Management System < 8%
Describe data acquisition technology for Data Services, XML data and Database Management System.
All SAP consultant certifications are available as Cloud Certifications in the Certification Hub and can be booked with product code CER006. With CER006 – SAP Certification in the Cloud, you can take up to six exams attempts of your choice in one year – from wherever and whenever it suits you! Test dates can be chosen and booked individually.
Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as "Topic Areas" and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.
Certification exams might contain unscored items that are being tested for upcoming releases of the exam. These unscored items are randomly distributed across the certification topics and are not counted towards the final score. The total number of items of an examination as advertised in the Training Shop is never exceeded when unscored items are used.
Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.
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