HANA & S/4HANA Articles

What This Article Covers What SAP Did Create with HANA that is New? The Logic for Limiting S/4HANA to HANA SAP's Credibility Hit Due to HANA's Claims Being Found to be False HANA's Predicted TCO HANA's Performance Problems with S/4HANA The Issue with the Perceived ...
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Is the Database Not Important?
What This Article Covers What SAP Did Create with HANA that is New? Important Information About HANA The Obvious Conclusion Innovation or Copying while Throwing in Confusing Terminology? The Code PushDown of HANA (Innovation or Innovative Terminology?) Everything In Memory and In Memory Computing? What ...
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Did SAP Simply Reinvent the Wheel with HANA?
What This Article Covers SAP on Code Pushdown (Stored Procedures) and CDSs. How SAP is Permutating the Term into Something Incredibly Confusing Introduction SAP has made a lot of noise about how important its code pushdown (aka stored procedures) in HANA are. However, an issue ...
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How Accurate is SAP's Usage of the Term Code Pushdown?
What This Article Covers SAP's Comments on Translitical Databases Media Entities Being Paid by SAP to Support SAP's Messaging Forrester is Available for Whatever.... Convergent IS Used to Provide Some Inaccurate and Highly Promotional Quotes Introduction In the opening comments on the Q4 2017 SAP ...
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What is a Transanlytical Database?
What This Article Covers ASUG On Migrating to HANA ASUG's Broken Logic on SAP as a Long Term Partner What is the TCO of HANA? Introduction As we have proposed for some time, there is no longer any difference between SAP and the marketing outlet ...
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How Accurate Was ASUG About Migrating to HANA?
What This Article Covers What DSAG's Survey Found on S/4HANA Adoption How This Contrasts with What SAP Tells Wall Street What SAP Communicates About S/4HANA Adoption to Wall Steet Introduction We have been saying for some time that SAP's numbers on S/4HANA do not add ...
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The Discrepancy Between SAP and DSAG on S/4HANA's Growth
What This Article Covers SAP on Code Pushdown (Stored Procedures) and CDSs. SAP on Core Data Services Laying Out Intelligent Fiori Usage The Benefit to Stored Procedures / Code Pushdown Restricting Stored Procedures for Competitive Reasons The Proposed Logic of the Importance of the Code ...
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How Accurate are SAP's Arguments on Code Pushdown and CDSs
What This Article Covers Do Relational Databases Work as an ERD Diagram? Are Modern Relational Databases Well Leveraged by Applications? Is MRP Processing a Big Deal? How the Applications Beat SAP's BW Being Misinformed by SAP Should One Process in the Application or the Database? ...
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The Suspicious Timing of SAP's Flip Flop on Processing in the DB
What This Article Covers Poking Around The Fiori Cloud Fiori's Hit and Miss Search Speed Test for Fiori What About the Effect of HANA? SAP Fiori + HANA Losing to Open Source Products? Introduction The Fiori Cloud is one of those strange artifacts that SAP ...
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Why is the SAP Fiori Cloud So Slow?
What This Article Covers ACID as a New Thing for Databases? ACID Compliance The Statements About HANA and ACID Compliance Introduction SAP has a long history of using the terms inaccurately. In this article, we will evaluate the accuracy of this usage of something called ...
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How Accurate is SAP on Only HANA Being an ACID Database?
What This Article Covers How SAP Uses the Term Legacy Legacy When Applied to Non-HANA Databases Ding Ding Ding! Other Claims Introduction SAP has a long history of using the term legacy inaccurately. This is covered in the article How SAP Used and Abused the Term ...
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How Accurate is SAP in Calling Non HANA DBs Legacy?
What This Article Covers Course Description Course Description Analysis Introduction The In Memory course offered by the Hasso Plattner Institute was recommended to us to understand in-memory computing. This was recommended to us even though we wrote the article How to Understand Why In-Memory Computing ...
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How Accurate is the Hasso Plattner Institute's Course Explanation?
What This Article Covers Customizing Fiori? ABAP as a Good Value? Extensibility, A New Synonym for Customization? Ease of Customization Was a Major Driver for R/3 Acceptance? SAP R/3 Was Popular Because of Cost Efficient Extensions? Ding Ding Ding! SAP's Proposal for Improved Upgradability of ...
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How Accurate is SAP on the Use of the Term Extensible for S/4HANA in the Cloud?
What This Article Covers Checking with Experienced Database Resources The Typical Coverage Available Introduction The SAP Run Simple is a widely derided joke in SAP circles. In this article, we question how much ComputerWorld got right regarding Run Simple. Quotations Nothing has earned a reputation ...
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How Accurate Was Computerworld on Run Simple and S/4HANA?
What This Article Covers Checking with Experienced Database Resources The Typical Coverage Available Introduction We have been on one of the most prominent entities in researching and publishing on HANA. We have come to question virtually all of SAP's proposals about HANA. Part of this ...
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Why is There No Independent Database Research Entity?