• The “SAP Certified Application Associate – Modeling and Data Acquisition with SAP BW 7.5 powered by SAP HANA” certification exam verifies that the candidate has the required knowledge in the area of MODELING, DATA ACQUISITION and QUERY DESIGN with SAP BW 7.5 on SAP HANA as it pertains to the application consultant profile. This certification builds on the basic knowledge gained by a BW consultant from formal training and preferably refined by practical experience within a BW project team in a mentored role.

Topic Areas

Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.

BW Query Design > 12%

Create query definitions using BW Query Designer.

Enterprise Data Warehousing > 12%

Perform data warehousing tasks related to data modeling, data extraction and provisioning in SAP BW on HANA.

Data Modeling > 12%

Describe and create data models in SAP BW on HANA.

Data Acquisition > 12%

Fundamentals < 8%

Describe the data warehousing and architure of SAP BW 7.5 ON SAP HANA and the use of the Data Warehousing Workbench and SAP HANA Studio.

InfoObjects and InfoProviders < 8%

Describe and create InfoObjects and InfoProviders.

Data Flow < 8%

SAP BW Project and the Modeling Process < 8%

Describe the phases and the modeling process of a SAP BW Project  in SAP BW on HANA.

Data Acquisition Technology – Data Services, XML Data and Database Management System < 8%

Describe data acquisition technology for Data Services, XML data and Database Management System.

General Information

Exam Preparation

Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as “Topic Areas” and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.

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