Course announcements

  • This course provides an introduction to SAP HANA. Through lectures and exercises you will quickly develop your knowledge of SAP HANA technology, architecture, data modeling, and data management. You will discover how SAP HANA powers many types of applications including S/4HANA, Business Suite, SAP Analytics, and SAP BW. You will learn how SAP HANA supports the development of brand new native applications including the SQL driven data warehouse. This short course is ideal for those who simply want the big picture of SAP HANA. This course is an important prerequisite for many detailed follow-on SAP HANA courses.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Understand the key concepts of SAP HANA and in-memory computing
    • Create a data model with SAP HANA modeling tools
    • Provision and enrich data into SAP HANA
    • Run analytics on SAP HANA


  • Application Consultant
  • Change Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Application Developer
  • BI / BW consultant
  • Data Scientist
  • Database Administrator



  • None


  • Basic understanding of business IT

Course based on software release

  • SAP HANA 2.0 SPS03


  • Describing SAP HANA
    • Understanding the Need for a Modern Digital Platform
    • Describing how SAP HANA Powers a Digital Platform
  • Architecture of SAP HANA
    • Outlining Components of SAP HANA
    • Working with SAP HANA interfaces
    • Understanding Key Features of SAP HANA Database
    • Describing High Availability
  • Analytical Processing with SAP HANA
    • Understanding Core Modeling with SAP HANA
    • Understanding SAP Supplied Data Models
    • Advanced Modeling with SAP HANA
  • Data Management with SAP HANA
    • Describing Data Management
    • Describing Data Acquisition Tools
    • SAP HANA Data Management Suite
  • Developing and Running Applications on SAP HANA
    • Running SAP Enterprise Suites on SAP HANA
    • Connecting SAP Business Intelligence Tools to SAP HANA
    • Outlining SAP Business Warehouse on SAP HANA
    • Developing SQL Data Warehouses with SAP HANA
    • Building Native HANA Applications
  • Appendix: Continuing your SAP HANA Learning Journey


  • This course is based on SAP HANA 2.0 but is useful for customers working with SAP HANA 1.0

This course is also available as a test system within SAP Live Access

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