Checking Loaded Characteristic Data

Before we check the loaded characteristic data, let's confirm that the load operation was successful.

Work Instructions

Step 1. Click graphics/dataload.gif to view the status of the data load. It leads us to BW Monitor.

 

 

SCREEN 3.22

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Step 2. Click graphics/clock.gif to view the status of all data loads triggered by this Info-Package.

 

 

SCREEN 3.23

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Step 3. Green lights graphics/greenlights.gif in the left panel indicate that the data have been loaded successfully.

 

 

SCREEN 3.24

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Result

The data are now in IO_MAT. Next, we will display the IO_MAT contents to verify that the data have been loaded correctly.

Work Instructions

The loaded characteristic data can be displayed in many ways. The next set of steps describes one of them.

Step 1. Right-click the characteristic Material number, and then select Maintain master data.

 

 

Note

The two graphics/materialnumber.gif under Material number indicate the InfoPackages we created in Section 3.4.

SCREEN 3.25

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Step 2. Click graphics/clock.gif to display the contents.

 

 

SCREEN 3.26

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Note

To see only some of the data in IO_MAT, we can use the text fields in this screen to specify selection conditions. For example, the selection conditions in this screen specify that a maximum of 1,000 entries with texts in English will be displayed.

Result

The loaded data – both master data and texts – are displayed in Screen 3.27; they are correct.

SCREEN 3.27

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Chapter 4 discusses how to check data quality in an InfoCube.

Part I. Guided Tours

Business Scenario and SAP BW

Creating an InfoCube

Loading Data into the InfoCube

Checking Data Quality

Creating Queries and Workbooks

Managing User Authorization

Part II. Advanced Topics

InfoCube Design

Aggregates and Multi-Cubes

Operational Data Store (ODS)

Business Content

Generic R/3 Data Extraction

Data Maintenance

Performance Tuning

Object Transport

Appendix A. BW Implementation Methodology

Object Transport

Appendix B. SAP Basis Overview

Object Transport

Appendix C. Glossary

Appendix D. Bibliography



SAP Bw. A Step-By-Step Guide
Sap Bw: a Step By Step Guide for Bw 2.0
ISBN: B000LZM8CM
EAN: N/A
Year: 2002
Pages: 106

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