Course announcements

  • This course gives you an in-depth introduction in In-Memory Planning in SAP BW/4HANA, also called the Planning Application Kit (PAK) and formerly known as BW-Integrated Planning (BW-IP).

Course information

  • Position Planning in BW4HANA
  • Modeling Planning
  • Creation of Simple Standard Planning Functions
  • Working with Planning Sequences
  • Planning Enabled Queries
  • Creating an Excel Frontend using Analysis for Office
  • Setting up Comments
  • Setting up Excel Comments
  • Creation of Advanced Planning Functions
  • Creating a Web based Planning Application with the Lumira Designer
  • Characteristic Relationship
  • Global Master Data Maintenance
  • Master Data on the Fly
  • Planning with Inverse Formulas using the Calculation Engine
  • This course will prepare you to:
    • get an understanding about all planning features in BWMT
    • see how to set up a planning model for sales and price planning
    • get familiar with modeling of comments and the new Excel comments solution
    • get an insight in setting up an Analysis for Office planning workbook
    • use the Lumira Designer to set up a web-based planning application
    • get into Global Master Data Maintenance in Analysis for Office with BW/4HANA
    • create master data on the fly
    • understand the maintenance of characteristic relationship
    • see how simple and advanced planning functions are set up
    • get familiar with customer specific planning functions
    • understand how to load transaction data defining a customer specific planning function
    • get into inverse formulas
    • understand how to set up aggregation and disaggregation
  • Employees in Corporate Controlling who deal with Planning
  • Project team employees and consultants
  • Application Consultant
  • Solution Architect
  • System Administrator
  • Trainer
  • User


  • BW405 SAP BW/4HANA Query Design and Analysis
  • BW410 SAP BW/4HANA Data Warehousing
  • Basic Knowledge of the planning process from a business point of view


  • None
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 11.1, version for SAP BW/4HANA.
  • Analysis for Office 2.7

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