High-Performance Analytic Appliance (HANA)


SAP HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE. Its primary function as database server is to store and retrieve data as requested by the applications. In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes ETL capabilities as well as an application server.

Who should pursue hana functional module - SAP certified application associate?

Application Consultant, Data Consultant/ Manager, Database Administrator

The Goal Would be to

  • Develop information models following SAP best practices for maximum performance and flexibility
  • Get started with advanced data processing such as text, spatial, predictive and graph
  • Get started with SQL and SQL Script based modeling
  • Implement security and data access controls around SAP HANA data models
  • Install and update a SAP HANA database.
  • Perform the daily tasks for a SAP HANA system administrator.
  • Start and stop, change the configuration, backup and troubleshoot a SAP HANA system.
  • Backup and recover a SAP HANA database.