• Learn how to extract data from SAP source systems with Service API and how to manage delta data
  • Acquire data from other source systems using different interfaces such as: DB Connect, Universal Data Integration, XML, and Data Services


  • Project team members who are responsible for data acquisition from SAP and other source systems



  • BW310 BW Enterprise Data Warehousing or
  • TBW10 BW - Enterprise Data Warehousing


  • Knowledge of the Data Dictionary as well as at least one SAP Component.

Course based on software release

  • SAP NetWeaver BW 7.3


  • Overview of Data Acquisition in BW
  • Data Acquisition and Process Chains
  • Direct Access to Source Data and Real Time Data Acquisition
  • Data Acquisition from SAP systems with the Service API
  • Delta Data Flow Management
  • Transfer of Flat File Data
  • Data Acquisition with DB Connect
  • Data Acquisition with Universal Data Integration
  • XML-Based Data Acquisition
  • Data Acquisition with Data Services
  • Data Mart Interface and Open Hub