Course announcements

  • This training is intended to give the user an overview of using the HANA Data Factory for a basic Core Workforce and Mobility Metrics Pack implementation on SAP HANA, using Employee Central as the data source. This includes basic navigation and usage of the WFA portal. This also includes the configuration of Measures, Analysis Dimension and Structural Dimensions in the OLAP as outlined in the Employee Central Metrics Pack, eg:
    • Measures: Headcounts, FTE, Movements and Annual Salary
    • Structural Dimensions: Organizational Unit, Location, Supervisor
    • Analysis Dimensions: Age, Gender, Minorities, Employment Types, Movement Reasons and Tenures
  • Due to the specific nature of many customer requirements, this training cannot cover configuration that falls outside this Metrics Pack. For requirements that sit outside the scope of this document, please contact the Cloud HCM Product Management – Analytics team.
  • Due to the specific nature of many customer requirements, this training cannot cover configuration that falls outside this Metrics Pack. For requirements that sit outside the scope of this document, please contact the Cloud HCM Product Management Analytics team.
  • This course is not intended for customers. Customers should reference the customer training catalog for available offerings. If you are a customer administrator, please explore the customer catalog and get accredited via the SFX Accreditation program.
  • Only registered SAP Partner consultants will be provided with provisioning rights once they have been certified. Independent consultants, even if certified, will not be provided with provisioning rights. There are no exceptions to this policy.
  • A classroom version of this course is not currently available. The content for this course is only available as a self-paced offering within the Learning Hub or Success Map Learning.

Goals

  • Explain Benchmarks, Input Measures & Results Measures
  • Answer basic measure questions using the Analytics module
  • Understand creating Queries and Reports
  • Describe an Implementation Project
  • Describe how a BI Data Warehouse works
  • Navigate the HANA OLAP Admin tool
  • Describe the WFA on HANA Configuration process
  • Create the Workforce Fact Table
  • Configure Lookups
  • Create Events
  • Configure Dimensions
  • Add Measures:
    • Describe how to use Measure Dimension Arrangement
    • Process Data and Hierarchies
    • Enable fields to be used in Drill to detail administration

Audience

  • Technical Application Consultant

Prerequisites

Essential

  • THR80 – Introduction to SAP SuccessFactors Academy
  • THR81 Employee Central Academy – Units 1, 3, 4, 5
  • HA150 HANA SQL – Units 2-5

Recommended

  • An Introduction to SuccessFactors Solutions (free from openSAP)
  • ACT2CL – SAP Activate Methodology: Cloud Implementation
  • BI knowledge & experience — General knowledge and grasp of Business Intelligence is recommended
  • The functionality in WFA on HANA will allow for scripts to be written in SQL (Structured Query Languages). While it is valuable to understand this language, it is not critical to using this guide, as the required syntax will be included in the necessary section.

Course based on software release

  • SAP SuccessFactors Workforce Analytics

Content

  • Introduction to Workforce Analytics and Planning (WFAP):
    • Understand where WFA & WFP fit in the SAP SuccessFactors reporting solution
    • Explain Benchmarks, Input Measures & Results Measures
  • Use the WFA portal to:
    • Answer basic measure questions using the Analytics module
    • Understand creating Queries and Reports
  • Implementation Overview:
    • Identify Implementation Resources and the steps of the Implementation Methodology
    • Access the main sources of information related to WFA Implementation
  • Implementing Core Workforce and Mobility on HANA:
    • Overview of Workforce Analytics on HANA
    • Fundamentals of Analytics Cubes and Fact Tables
    • Understanding the WFA on HANA Configuration
    • OLAP Configuration Tasks
  • Final Course Test

Notes

  • Training content for the SAP SuccessFactors Academy courses is provided via the SAP Learning Hub.