SAP BPC

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SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver, powered by SAP HANA includes the following key innovations and enhancements:

  • Optimized planning functions leveraging SAP HANA for better, more timely decisions.
  • Leverage existing SAP BW Integrated Planning (BW-IP) models and benefit from HANA acceleration to new capabilities.
  • New HTML5 UI for easier navigation and cross-platform readiness.
  • New modeling capabilities with tighter integration into SAP BW and ERP and Predictive tools.
  • Deploy in the HANA Enterprise Cloud with subscription pricing to get up and running faster with lower upfront costs.

The benefits of running SAP Business Planning and Consolidation on top of SAP HANA are well established and are already being enjoyed by many SAP customers.  Customers can now:

  • Tackle the big data challenge by planning on large volumes of data
  • Support real-time planning and analysis.
  • Increase overall performance, including calculations with blazing fast in-memory execution.

Regarding the SAP BPC (SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation) licensing, there are two options: Standard and Edge, with the following differences shown in the chart:

Edge ( Packages S to M )

Maximum 70 Named Users

Limited to 1 Application Server

Limited to 1 Production Application Set

(An application set is a group of applications that may share
dimensions such as actual, budgeted and forecast).

Limited to 4 Applications
(Each application is, for instance, an application such as headcount planning, capex planning, etc. In MS Analytics Services, an application is the equivalent of a cube).

Standard ( Packages L to XL )

Typically over 100 users

Driven to multiple servers by large data volumes, dimensionality and users

Multiple sets for geographies, divisions, etc.

Driven to higher number by multiple data sources and variety of data types.

Notas: La Base de Datos es para uso exclusivo del Licenciamiento SAP. Incluye un Runtime de Sybase para evitar que tener que comprar HW especial para SAP HANA.

SAP Standards

SAP BPC NW HANA
SIZE CATEGORY No. OF FREQUENT USERS No. OF TRANSACTIONS CPU SAPS REQUIREMENTS GB RAM MEMORY REQUIREMENTS CPU SAPS REQUIREMENTS GB RAM MEMORY REQUIREMENTS
S CAT 1 1 100,000 2,900 1 660 9
M CAT 2 1 1 Millon 4,600 4 2,200 14
L CAT 3 1 10 Millon 5,200 16 3,900 25
SAP BPC NW HANA TOTAL
Solution SIZE Category No. OF FREQUENT USERS No. OF TRANSACTIONS CPU SAPS REQUIREMENTS GB RAM MEMORY REQUIREMENTS CPU SAPS REQUIREMENTS GB RAM MEMORY REQUIREMENTS CPU SAPS REQUIREMENTS GB RAM MEMORY REQUIREMENTS Req. De Disco GB
CONS M CAT 2 10 1 Millon 4,600 4 2,200 14 6,800 18
PLAN 2M CAT 2 70 1 Millon 15,867 30 14,467 52 30,333 82 108
TOTAL 20,467 34 16,667 66 37,133 100 108

To install BPC NW 10.0 Server Component:

  1. Install NW 7.3 SP02 or NW 7.31
  2. Install CPBMBPC Addon 800 for NW 7.3 or CPMBPC Addon 801 for NW 7.31
  3. Install POASBC Addon POA_SBC_100_730 for NW 7.3 or POASBC Addon POA_SBC_100_731 for NW 7.31
Gerardo MendozaSAP BPC