This book teaches you how to define, evaluate, and report key figures for sales and distribution controlling in SAP using SAP NetWeaver Business Intelligence 7.0. You'll discover how raw data is prepared in SAP NetWeaver BI, and understand a detailed sample SD data model. From there, you'll learn the most important sales and distribution key figures, and understand how they fit together with the sales and distribution processes.
1 SAP NetWeaver BI Learn how raw data is extracted, formatted, and modeled in SAP NetWeaver BI, and get to know reporting in Microsoft Excel and on the Web. 2 SD Sample Scenario Find out about the options provided by the standard SAP content and learn how to extend them based on an SD sample scenario. 3 Key Figures in the Processes in SD Discover how raw data is created in SAP ERP and how it changes along the sales and distribution process chain based on the key figures from the quotation, order, delivery, billing, and cross company areas. 4 Implementing the Key Figures in SAP NetWeaver BI Master the design of key figures in SAP NetWeaver BI and learn how to implement the requirements of sales and distribution in the BI system. 5 Cross-Sectional Evaluations Discover how to evaluate objects, such as customer or material, across several components, and get to know the Visual Composer and Web Application Designer tools.
Topic Highlights · Data retrieval, modeling, reporting · Data flow from the source system to the key figures · Sales and distribution key figures definitions and mapping in SAP NetWeaver BI · Visual Composer, Web Application Designer