Business success demands strategic, operational, and tactical decision-making. But first, users must access analytics complete with business intelligence, prediction, and planning to act confidently in the moment. With the SAP® Analytics Cloud solution, every user tasked with making intelligent decisions can tap the real-time, contextual insight necessary to boost outcomes.
Simply put, analytics exists to provide information to support business decisions. SAP Analytics Cloud delivers insights on accumulated history, the present situation, and forward-facing trends to all decision-makers, revealing the next steps toward adding optimal business value. The solution combines our business intelligence (BI) system – one of the strongest available today – with enterprise planning. Best of all, you gain the power of artificial intelligence, machine learning technology, and predictive analytics.
With SAP Analytics Cloud, a morass of standalone reporting spreadsheets or disconnected planning tools is eliminated to support organizational strategy alignment. Stakeholders can find everything they need embedded within their familiar work context. No matter the core function, decisions are more complete, contextual, and certain – positioning your business to quickly multiply its agility and power with competitive innovation that paves the way to becoming an intelligent enterprise.
Start with top-rated BI functionality
Move from data to intelligence across all lines of business on one platform providing a single user experience. SAP Analytics Cloud gives business users at all levels comprehensive, self-service analytics that adheres to the industry’s leading visual design standards while delivering superior value from Big Data.
Improve business outcomes with complete analytics
Twenty-first-century analytics must encompass everything from financial reporting, through performance management, to enterprise planning. SAP Analytics Cloud provides end-toend data management tools and analytics to support smart data access, preparation, and quality governance while aligning processes on standard business logic and semantics and supporting predictive modeling. The solution also scales to your changing business needs in running on the enterprise-grade, Big Data–ready SAP Cloud Platform.
SAP Analytics Cloud offers board- and CXO-level analytics through SAP Digital Boardroom. A nextgeneration touch-screen experience that presents information graphically and intuitively on very large screens enables top leaders to understand the past, oversee business execution, and simulate the future. They can also work directly and collaboratively by using handheld devices to monitor the business and drive the changes that help you master the digital economy.
You can advance your business initiatives by deploying innovative mobile apps that further capitalize on the strengths of SAP Analytics Cloud. And to widen your choices even more, an open-innovation technology strategy lets our many partners help tailor the solution to meet your specific needs.
Turn insight into action right where you work
Using SAP Analytics Cloud, you can embed planning and analysis directly into processes supported by your enterprise applications. Streamlined workflows bring insight to the point of decision, so employees can learn about relevant patterns and trends as they perform daily work and turn smart insight into smart action immediately.
A common data model across all internal and external data helps users of all skill levels increase their data literacy and understand business logic and semantics. You can increase engagement and accountability throughout your workforce with a common business language that users trust. Built-in social collaboration tools support discussions about all data – big and small – with any number of users, at any time.
With SAP Analytics Cloud, you gain access to collective intelligence in one of the world’s largest clouds for business applications. More than 150 million customers together reveal new insights, establish new benchmarks, and share new best practices.
Enjoy smart capabilities designed for business people
SAP Analytics Cloud lets you deliver new insights revealed by emerging AI technologies to the right people at the right time, augmenting familiar business intelligence and enterprise planning with machine learning and predictive analytics.
Built-in machine learning algorithms automatically guide data discovery and help detect previously hidden influencers and patterns. You can explore formerly invisible drivers of key performance indicators and examine trade-offs among them. And the latest predictive tools empower you to forecast potential outcomes with the push of a button.
The primary mechanism for searching decision support content in SAP Analytics Cloud is naturallanguage processing. This technology allows users to pose a question conversationally at any time and receive a real-time response expressed visually. All employees can work toward confident predictions and forecasts with unprecedented ease – directly within standard workflows and on their own, without having to ask IT experts or data scientists for assistance.
Get it all in one solution
SAP Analytics Cloud provides analytics for all users. Everything your intelligent enterprise needs for reporting, predicting, and planning is at hand – in one high-performance, in-memory system and a single user experience.
A live connection to your on-premise applications eliminates the need to upload the data itself to the cloud. With “hybrid analytics” and a moothrunning ecosystem of existing local solutions and new cloud applications, you can discover new insights and deliver them to decision-makers in context with minimal investment and risk.
Preconfigured, best-practice industry and line-of-business content helps jump-start the development of your analytics system. The open-innovation technology behind SAP Analytics Cloud lets you tailor analytical applications with content from our partners. Comprehensive data management and analytics help ensure that a consistent data model and trusted information underpin analysis and planning. Furthermore, machine learning apabilities embedded in your applications enrich and accelerate decisionmaking within daily ERP functions.