Course announcements

  • The course provides an introduction to Financial Planning with SAP BPC Optimized for SAP S/4HANA. It provides an overview as well as detailed hands on of the solution, describes the main components of its architecture and how they work together, and explains how to benefit from the new features when performing an end-to-end Business Planning scenario.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Introduce and Position SAP Optimized Planning for SAP S/4HANA Finance
    • Describe the functionality of SAP Optimized Planning, based on SAP S/4HANA Finance
    • Configure SAP BW for SAP Optimized Planning
    • Configure BPC Embedded for Optimized Planning
    • Configure Information Models in HANA for Optimized Planning (Calculation Views)
    • Setup SAP Integrated Planning Objects
    • Use SAP BO Analysis for Office to perform planning activities
    • Use SAP Design Studio for planning
    • Use the Cost Simulation Tool to execute allocations
    • Enter Global Master Data in BPC Web Client
    • Setup Balance Sheet Planning in Embedded BW using aDSO and Composite Providers
    • Understand how to configure local planning scenarios using BPC Workspace technique


  • Application Consultant
  • Application Administrator
  • Support Consultant
  • Power User
  • Project Manager
  • Project Stakeholder



  • None


Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1610


  • Overview of SAP BPC Optimized for SAP S/4HANA Finance
  • SAP S/4HANA Finance and SAP HANA
  • SAP Business Warehouse
  • SAP Planning Application Kit
  • SAP Business Objects Analysis for Office
  • SAP Business Planning and Consolidation 10.1 Embedded
  • Comments in SAP Optimized Planning
  • Cost Simulation
  • Global Master Data Maintenance
  • Local Planning Scenarios
  • Balance Sheet Planning on Profit Centers
  • SAP Business Objects Design Studio