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SAP Hana Technology and Hadoop Ecosystem

 

SAP Hana cutting-edge Technology and Big Data Hadoop Ecology

Artificial intelligence and Data science are the latest thriving fields and all this driving force in the tech space is due to the evolution of Big Data. SAP has been a constant partner in Big Data analytics stored in Hadoop and remains the top player among data management solutions over the past decade. Vora is an initial version of SAP data management solutions which is basically a query engine backed by SAP in-memory capabilities and attached to plug-in using spark execution structure and helps one to combine Big Data with enterprise data and bring results in a fast and simple approach.

 

Big Data technology can be quite overwhelming to any technologically challenged professionals, but it can be thought of an umbrella held up with strings of many technologies which helps one preserve data and process it by get-together and consolidating data in large framework.

The term Big Data can be immensely intimidating for any business possessor and being in large quantity can be useful to manipulate any query and generate high profits. Sometimes Big Data be in any structure, whether its structured or unstructured, which if correctly analyzed and utilized can be used to generate immense profits and strong business moves and is destined to change the business is operated and run.

The Big Picture, Why Big Data?

The very problem one may have about generation of large data, but the very source of such Big Data is social media and everyday technologies we use in our everyday life. Each and every technology we use in our day to day life being online generate immense amounts of data. In today’s era the things we are doing, the way we are doing is all important to massive organizations to understand the human behavioral patterns and algorithm to earn more profits through process optimization (Business Intelligence)

Every enterprise and organizational unit have resorted to use the Big Data to make critical decisions. SAP on-premise and on-demand solutions, especially HANA platform will need closer integration with the Hadoop ecosystem.

These data sets can be characterized in their volume, variety and velocity. These datasets certainly have elements higher than conventional data sets. These data set present unique solutions including security of data, including storage, search, processing, generating query, visualizing and updating of data.

 

Hadoop answers

Hadoop is an open data software framework created to distribute massive amounts of data while administering Big Data on large clusters.

Hadoop drives using a distribute and master strategy, whereas Big Data results are broken into small chunks huge and processed and stored with the final results being absorbed again. The main assistances that Hadoop system provides is that it hits into in-memory benefits for processing and Hadoop’s competency to cost effectively store large amount of data while processing of data in systematized as well as unstructured loops which brings out vast possibilities of treat business. The other benefits that user can extract are simple databases store large data storage capacity of SAP systems for recollecting large data in great volumes and infrequently used. The flexible data store to improve capabilities to store persistence layer (logs and data volumes) of SAP systems and provide efficient storage of semi organized and shapeless data. The massive data engine and search engine are backed only because of high in-memory storage capabilities of SAP HANA 2.0

Hadoop solutions are one of the prominent data solutions that provide data structuring in its SAP HANA 2.0 version in a very smooth manner. Hadoop environments are considered as the best storage systems and data storage which are using native operating files over enlarged cluster of nodes. HDFS can provide support for any type of data and provides high level of fault tolerance by replicating files along multiple nodes.

Hadoop YARN and Hadoop COMMON provide initial framework for resource management off cluster data. Hadoop MapReduce is a framework for development and execution of distributed data processing applications across numerous nodes. Whereas spark is an alternative data processing framework to work on data flow displays.

Hadoop MapReduce provides a framework for the development and processing of data depends upon data processing and applications. HDFS datasets can be run very efficiently alongside Hadoop MapReduce vastly concentrated on data cues and its processing. The Hadoop system consists of mixture of open source and vendor application with balancing and overlapping and similar capabilities and properties with different architecture and designed approach.

 

 

 Incorporating SAP and Hadoop

SAP HANA can influence strong data function along with Hadoop without replication important data to HANA. The most fascinating aspect of integrating SAP HANA 2.0 with Hadoop systems effortlessly using data combination and tools such apache spark as remote access to data systems with many other systems such as SAP IQ, SAP ASE, Metadata, MS SQL, IBM DB2, IBM notes and oracle.

One can easily force any amount of data with any time along with in-memory system of SAP HANA 2.0. The partnership of Hadoop with SAP HANA 2.0 can be easily done with its distributed storage framework and typically can be installed any amount of data with cluster consisting of several thousand independent machines that performs task within fixed time, with each cluster involved in processing and storage of data.

 

Each data cluster can be either physical server or any virtual machine. The size of HA depends upon the requirement of company operation and their business sizes, some choose greater number of smaller size cluster but many can choose various small clusters of large size. HDFS data in Hadoop system plays an important role in fault tolerance and performance with multiple nodes. One of the important aspects that an important role to have nodes storage, nodes are divided basically other types and their role performing in the operation of Hadoop and SAP HANA 2.0 systems.

The most prominent thing that separates Hadoop from its factors is the four components that are useful into its smooth running, the very initial era the entry level servers, secondly the HDFS file distribution system that coverages data evenly across the cluster equally by redundancy. Third the most important factor called as YARN which handles workload distribution along the resources and fourth being the most important aspect which is MAP reduces enabling top Hadoop cluster. This clusters are prepared with great optimization seeing all graph processing, along with machine learning and literature combines. The most common MapReduce example is that about its word count program. This is one of the sample programs that are shipped along with installing Hadoop.

SAP Vora

Vora can access data of HANA through SPARK SQL. Fault tolerance one of the aspects that is constant with HDFS data in Hadoop system. The Hadoop system is mostly implemented with along with several clusters which are replicated with data processing, some organization tends to have larger cluster that have been replicated to adjust along with its data storage and processing of data. Nodes are basically separated along with their type and role. The role of master nodes is to provide key central coordination services for distributed storage and processing, while worker nodes are involved with actual storage and processing.

The main components of basic Hadoop cluster are named node, data node, resource manager and node manager. The role of name nodes coordinates data storage with data nodes while role of resource manager node coordinates with data processing on node manager within the cluster. The main components among cluster are workers which can be added to cluster nodes. They mainly perform both roles of data node and node manager hiss as there could be data nodes and compute only nodes as well. More cluster nodes can be added by deployment of various other components ranging from Hadoop ecosystems which bring sore services in the loop and more types of nodes can came along to play subsequent roles. The process of node assignment for various services of an application is dependent on performing task schedules of that application.

Oversimplification is a benefit that can be more directly linked with SAP HANA and Hadoop integration. This is exceptionally important since it shrinks issues with settlement and in its place promotes one source of truth. FI and CO related dealings are saved as a single line item, this improves the consistency of the data across functions. SAP Hadoop brings vital simplicity to the management and administration of the complete IT landscape, and attached to the cloud implementation potential that it brings to the front, hardware and network resources have never been so central.

The selection of integrated SAP Hadoop is a cost friendly option when you think the fact that you are able to join all the analytical and transactional capability of diverse systems into a single source of truth which drives sensitive and down to earth business decision making. The benefits of Cross-functional transparency come as an advantage of SAP Hadoop so it enables a reliable and dependable workflow. The potential to access information on various system areas and work cross-functionally enables further real-time insights and analytics into data across the organization

SAP Hadoop is one of the top optimized products from SAP that is driving cloud adoption by businesses. The cloud presence offers a platform for different software suppliers to offer magnificent products that sums up and extend the ability of HANA combined with Hadoop. Enterprise decisions cannot be made lightly among traditional SAP solutions as SAP comes from the leading ground of conducting business in today’s fundamentally challenging and complex business landscapes along with its Hadoop ecosystem.

The user interface is completely driven by SAP Hadoop, which is SAP HANA backed, therefore it makes user friendly version of real time business insight and data on any device brings it a creditable business advantage over anytime and anywhere. The use of Hadoop as new, leads to improved productivity. The advantage available across SAP HDFS and SAP HANA 2.0 provides several transactions using a single app and transactions are processed with fewer clicks and screen fill out can be customized to get enhanced user experience.

S/4 HANA 2.0 is SAP HANA’s flagship program. The speed of HANA 2.0 let’s achieve maximum benefits with its data, as for instance, finance team can run multiple jobs without waiting for one to complete. The jobs can be run as many times to get refined results. HANA 2.0 allows one to experience top notch performance as complex and time driven business such as execution, reporting, real time planning and various analytics of live data as well as improved forecasting and prompt period closing. The main benefit of it is to provide customer centric application.

 

 

Finale

The operation monitoring cost can be greatly reduced by usage of SAP HANA 2.0. This helps in preventing data delays which can question organizations data reliability. Through SAP HANA 2.0 business tools organization can report directly from their conventional databases. SAP HANA 2.0 helps organizations to make quicker decisions through improved visibility. Users in general can create as necessary queries to extract any data as necessary which is limited for non-HANA database users.

The use of HDFS/ Hadoop Data File System has changed the business view to modern design of comprehensively redesigned user experience. The qualities that make user interface best among all are highly responsive features, which are personalized and fundamentally simple, which ultimately leads to role-based user experience and along with best user experience across cross platform devices.

The most important factor that most of users are unaware of modern product, but it’s not necessary that a product launched today’s is modern in its aspect, but only that product is modern that serves the most future requirement of the user which has been trying to do in SAP HANA 2.0. In many instances there were many ECC applications, but what SAP HANA 2.0 and Hadoop aims at providing is data accessibility, context and speed which many applications failed to achieve it. SAP HANA Hadoop is the only system where no one is compelled to upgrade to an upward version or instances where they might migrate certain amounts of data as it keeps most of its updates optional to its customers.

One of the most fascinating features for most of its users is its innovative application. This is as SAP applications are developed keeping in mind about the future. Also significant is SAP HANA Hadoop’s ability to synchronize and scale with the latest users, technology and demand. Today is the era where technology is changing to an unbelievable speed where most firms are evolving constantly, whereas SAP HANA 2.0 provides enterprises with such a technologically advanced platform that enables firms to match up with the latest technology.

SAP follows a more of a holistic approach to develop a set of financial accounting and management solution, calculating and spanning financial analysis and also planning and guiding a firm’s risk and compliance management. The supportive tools of Hadoop even stand for collaborative finance operation, treasury management and even supporting financial close.

 

By,

Ibrahim Yooseff

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