A business intelligence application designed by SAP.


  • Geo map feature
  • Integrates seamlessly with all SAP ERP software
  • Modern Cloud-based platform
  • Multimedia learning content and 90-day free trial
  • Real-time business intelligence
  • Uses SAP HANA for in-memory computing


  • No direct connectors with cloud data sources
  • Requires SAP integration
  • Steep learning curve
  • Tedious setup

About SAP Analytics Cloud

SAP Analytics Cloud (formerly SAP BusinessObjects Cloud) combines all analytics capabilities–including planning, predictive analytics, and business intelligence (BI)–in a single SaaS solution. Take advantage of a modern, intuitive user experience–and save time by planning, analyzing, predicting, and collaborating in context.

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SAP Analytics Cloud for BI

Answer complicated questions in just a few clicks–with real-time business intelligence capabilities in SAP Analytics Cloud. These cloud BI tools can help you blend data from different sources, create compelling data visualizations, run ad hoc reporting, and more.

Why SAP Analytics Cloud for Business Intelligence?

Because these agile BI tools let you discover, visualize, plan, and predict in a single product–no more jumping between applications or screens. Built natively on SAP Cloud Platform, the solution safeguards your data and leverages the power of SAP HANA in-memory computing to provide real-time SaaS business intelligence.

  • Get answers in a couple of minutes and a few mouse clicks–and quickly respond to new business challenges and opportunities
  • Unleash best-of-breed business intelligence tools on data big and small–from cloud or on-premise applications and sources
  • Collaborate with other business users in real time, and easily share your findings with customers, suppliers, and partners

Product Capabilities

Learn more about the BI tools in SAP Analytics Cloud

  • Cloud-based authoring: Cloud-first access means you can perform all your business intelligence work directly from a Web browser–no need to install new software on your desktop.
  • Hybrid data access: Access all your on-premise and cloud data with data connectors to SAP BW, SAP Analytics universes, SAP HANA, SAP S/4HANA, and non-SAP sources.
  • Data visualization and storytelling: Build insightful data visualizations, business intelligence dashboards, and storyboards that engage and inspire your audience.
  • Visualization design for business communications: Create clear, compelling visualizations of business communications with help from best practices and proven standards for design.
  • Data exploration and discovery: Use visual navigation to filter and drill into your data. Focus on the data you’re interested in–and get quick answers to your business questions.
  • Real-time business intelligence: Get real-time BI–regardless of data volumes–with SAP Cloud Platform and the high-performance in-memory computing power of SAP HANA.
  • Embedded analytics: Take advantage of extensive self-service BI capabilities, ad hoc reporting, what-if analysis, and more–built right into the application.
  • Built-in social collaboration tools: Discuss and share insights in context, rather than switching to another screen or application. Collaborate in a natural way–and speed time to action.


  • Starts at $23/user/month, providing business intelligence
  • Planning version starts at $157/user/month
  • Free trial available
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User Reviews of SAP Analytics Cloud

Submitted on May 12th, 2022 by Anonymous

Streamline your planning process

The Good…

Effective and efficient

The Bad…

data wrangling