SAP Analytics Cloud

What is SAP Analytics Cloud?

With the SAP Analytics Cloud solution, you can bring together analytics and planning with unique integration to SAP applications and smooth access to heterogeneous data sources. As the analytics and planning solution within SAP Business Technology Platform, SAP Analytics Cloud supports trusted insights and integrated planning processes enterprise-wide to help you make decisions without doubt.

Drive agile decisions with integrated planning and analysis

  • Move instantly from insight to action in one user experience
  • Simulate any scenario and automatically generate plans from predictions

Derive unique insights from your most valuable data

  • Utilise the full context of SAP data and bring analytics closer to the point of decision
  • Accelerate deployments with prepackaged best practices for your function or industry

Create bleeding-edge analytics with a complete solution

  • Automate data-driven insights with the power of machine learning
  • Compose specialised analytics apps quickly to address unique business requirements

Features of SAP Analytics Cloud

Analytics and Business Intelligence

Intuitive self-service analytics can help you explore data across the organisation and deliver insights at the point of decision.

Self-service data modelling and preparation

Set key performance metrics, dimensions, and hierarchies and automate data
wrangling to gain deeper insights.

Data exploration and visualisation

Discover insights and inspire audiences with interactive visualisations and data stories by slicing and dicing data, regardless of volume size.

Augmented analytics

Go the last mile of data-driven decision-making with machine-generated analytics and insights.

What-if simulation

Simulate any scenario and visualise the impact of decisions for better business outcomes.

Enterprise Planning

By creating and linking financial and operational plans smoothly in one solution, users can build integrated plans that drive better business outcomes.

Predictive planning

Anticipate business needs and stay agile with predictive forecasting and machine learning tools

Extended planning and analysis

Plan across all lines of business by combining transactions, analytics, and planning with SAP S/4HANA, SAP SuccessFactors solutions, and SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain.


Collaborate across plans on data points, reports, and stories with comments and group discussions online from any device.

Scenario planning

Create and modify versions of one connected planning model for data-driven budgeting, forecasting, and analysis through one cloud interface.

Composable Analytics

By enabling users to easily customise and compose analytics applications – from guided analytics to sophisticated planning and smart applications – you can make better decisions faster.

Flexible design

Tailor analytics and planning applications to meet unique business requirements across the organisation.

Rich functionality

Pull from all capabilities – business intelligence, augmented and predictive analytics, and planning – and custom widgets to design functionally-rich applications.

Business-centric solutions

Empower business users with low-code/no-code application design and transition from a technology-driven agenda to business-centric solutions.

High application developer productivity

Increase application developer productivity with a library of reusable widgets, flexible and modular APIs, and open connectors.

Prebuilt Business Content

Our prebuilt best-practice business content packages can provide a quick and easy starting point for your analytics and planning scenarios to accelerate your project.

Simplified starting point for your individual scenarios

Leverage end-to-end and customisable packages that are tailored to work with recommended SAP data sources across lines of business.

Industry best practices

Benefit from industry best practices for analytics and planning from SAP business process experts.

Rapid setup and results

Realise results quickly by accessing detailed documentation of KPIs, models, and data flows and using sample data or a live connection included in SAP Analytics Cloud.

Analytics catalog

Unify access to all your analytics content, including prebuilt, SAP BusinessObjects
Business Intelligence suite, and third-party solutions, on your home page.

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