• After completion of this course the learner will be able to understand the new functionality of the BW 7.3 release for SAP Business Warehouse.


  • Project team members with strong SAP BW 7.0 Data Warehousing experience.



  • SAP NetWeaver BW 7.0 Data Warehousing experience.


  • Advanced data modelling knowledge and experience.
  • Basic knowledge of SAP BW Accelerator 7.0.
  • Some experience working with BW 7.0 Process Chains.
  • Basic understanding of SAP Data Services XI 3.0/3.1
  • General understanding of the Analysis Process Designer.

Course based on software release

  • SAP NetWeaver BW 7.3.


  • How to create and copy Graphical Data Flows.
  • Introduction of Semantic Partitioned Objects and Hybrid Providers.
  • New Analysis Process Designer capabilities with Analytic Indexes and Composite Providers.
  • Advanced BW Accelerator features, including the calculation engine, DataStore Object data indexing and MultiProvider handling.
  • Enhanced Near-Line storage capabilities.
  • More robust and detailed Process Chain monitoring tools.
  • Additional features to improve performance for Master Data, DataStore Objects, InfoCube loads and Data Transfer Processes.
  • New Technical Content for more detailed statistics on database usage and query runtime.
  • New Administration Cockpit features, including a new Dashboard Design user interface.