SAP Surround Analytics is a 10 Weeks implementation program that will cover the modules like Finance , Sales and Distribution , Material Management and Quality. This can run on both SAP HANA and ECC.
SAP analytics on Azure and Power BI allows the end user to take advantage of the PAAS services of Azure and use it for some complex ERP based Analytics. Sap surround is a 10 Weeks implementation program on top of SAP Hana , SAP BW and SAP ECC. It involves creation of data lake with automated pipelines in Azure. It also offers 6 inbuilt power BI reports on top of the SAP ERP. It has some prebuilt content like Demand Forecasting , Inventory Optimisation, Pricing Analytics, Offer Analytics etc. On the top it also offers a teams based app for Micro-analytics on SAP. This will help customers accelerate the SAP Data lake journey and realise use case in Supply Chain with prebuilt content on FICO, SD, MM, PP etc. The Pricing of the consulting services is based on the overall number of Pipelines , Data Models and Reports. This offer currently involve building 100 Pipelines , 5 Data Models and 6 prebuilt Power BI report. It involves 3 consultants to work for 10 weeks each in parallel to achieve this target. The Pricing is also inclusive of 80 hrs of functional consultant in the FICO , SD , MM and PP modules for SAP ( both hana and ecc).
The Detailed plan includes: Week 1-3 Requirement Gathering and Vanilla Pipeline Deployment Week 3-5 Pipeline customisation and data lake population Week 4-8 Data Model Development Week 8-10 Power BI Reports Deployment
The goal of consulting services is to provide advisory as well as development services that will help the customers get started with their SAP Analytics journey on Azure and Power BI. The customer will be able to leverage the experience that consultant will bring from similar implementation on SAP. This will accelerate their data story and help them onboard the PAAS services of Azure in a faster, streamlined and optimised way. The offer includes building of Pipelines and Models that requires knowledge of both SAP and Azure and Power BI which our consultant would be equipped with and hence it accelerates the journey.