Description

  • The “SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP HANA (Edition 2016)” certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses the required knowledge in the area of the SAP HANA (SPS11) for the profile of an SAP HANA application consultant. This certificate builds on the basic knowledge gained through related SAP HANA training and preferably refined by practical experience within an SAP HANA project team, whereby the consultant applies acquired knowledge in this specialist area practically in projects.

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.

Modeling functions > 12%

Demonstrate detailed knowledge of the features that apply to various types of models.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

SAP HANA architecture, deployment scenarios and use cases 8% – 12%

Describe the value of SAP HANA, discuss use cases, explain the key technology and scenarios for deployment.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Virtual Data models in SAP HANA 8% – 12%

Describe in detail the HANA Live solution.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Advanced Data Processing 8% – 12%

Demonstrate a basic understanding of advanced modeling techniques.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Management and administration of models 8% – 12%

Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the tools used to manage models.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Optimization of models 8% – 12%

Optimize models using available tools and best practices.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

SQL and SQLScript 8% – 12%

Explain how to apply SQL and SQLScript in SAP HANA.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Information views 8% – 12%

Demonstrate competency in the creation of the three types of information views.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Consumption of SAP HANA models < 8%

Consume models for analytics .

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Security in SAP HANA modeling < 8%

Implement security for model creation and consumption.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

Key concepts in SAP HANA Data Provisioning < 8%

Provide data to SAP HANA from various sources in real time and batch.

—– OR —–

  • LH – LR SAP HANA Impl. & Model.

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.

Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.

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