DATAVARD OutBoard and Datavard Glue allow companies to integrate their valuable SAP data with data lakes.
OutBoard helps SAP customers manage archived data from their ERP and BW systems smartly to improve their SAP TCO. Using Datavard Glue, users can identify relevant data and make it available for integrated scenarios such as next generation reporting, predictive analytics, machine learning. With predefined content, Glue makes finding and using SAP data simple and efficient.
With the recent March 2019 release, Datavard Glue fully supports Amazon’s cloud solutions S3 and Redshift, making SAP data available for Amazon cloud-based solutions. S3 is the “Simple Storage Service” in Amazon’s cloud offering. Amazon Redshift is a fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse service in the cloud. Regardless of the size of the data set, Amazon Redshift offers fast query performance. Glue can now use S3 buckets as storage for SAP data, and Redshift for creating and using SQL enabled data models.
Datavard Glue enables enterprises to leverage SAP-based data, business logic, and security while natively integrating between their business systems such as SAP ERP, S/4HANA, SAP Business Warehouse and SAP B4/HANA and their Amazon cloud-based solutions. Predefined content in the Glue BPL (Business Process Library) enables customers with identifying SAP data and making it available for their cloud-based solutions.
Glue includes data discovery, self-service data acquisition for end users, data extraction, data consumption, and a comprehensive workbench. End-users as well as architects and data scientists can work with Glue to enable their Big Data scenarios including Business Data generated in SAP.