Analytics, business intelligence and leveraging information strategically remain the highest priorities for most CIO’s, and SAP HANA’s in memory approach is the biggest, game-changing technology to impact these initiatives in recent memory. SAP HANA simplifies complex data warehouses by eliminating redundant and expensive data storage, improving query performance, enabling real-time data analysis and supporting and promoting end user adoption. Not only does HANA’s modern foundation for analytics meet the growing demand for diverse data, but it also provides real-time, self-service access to that information.


But where do you begin? Enabling real-time functionality to analytics, business applications and data services is only part of the solution. Assessing the best use and effective implementation of SAP HANA based on your unique needs is paramount.


Decision First Technologies is a premiere SAP HANA expert. We help you assess, implement and deploy the best HANA solution to meet the specific needs of your company. We ensure you maximise your BI investment to get the most value from your data dollar. How? Expertise AND Experience!


As 7x SAP Partner of the Year and authors of the book Implementing SAP HANA, few companies match our combined 15+ years of Business Intelligence experience. Being one of the first SAP BusinessObjects partners to become certified on SAP HANA, we combine our years of product knowledge with SAP HANA’s functionality to fundamentally change the performance, capabilities and scalability for SAP Analytics customers. In addition, we help you navigate the numerous SAP HANA hardware and configuration options, understanding the critical role accurate sizing and scope play in your future data plans. Also, companies looking to implement HANA on a smaller scale now have access to new sizing options making HANA affordable and manageable for small to medium size businesses.


SAP’s HANA Cloud options are also available for companies of all sizes. DFT can help you navigate the numerous Cloud solutions to find the best one for your company. We help you determine your next best course of action for implementing your SAP HANA solution.

Our services include:

SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA

Business Suite on HANA is an in-memory solution that dramatically improves the value of SAP analytics. Protiviti helps leverage the HANA platform and open up a whole new world of analytics. It lets you respond at the speed of business and apply solutions that were too time consuming or expensive. With Suite on HANA you can quickly and easily access the rich content within your SAP system.

SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse on HANA

For organisations that currently run SAP Business Warehouse with a third party RDBMS, significant expertise is required for effectively leveraging HANA to produce a real-time analytics engine that delivers relevant business content to end users. Protiviti provides the skills to create analytic views built directly off core BW data, simplify the query process and cut response times significantly.

SAP HANA Enterprise

HANA Enterprise enables business users to immediately access, model and analyse their transactional and analytical data in real time – from virtually any data source – in a single environment, without affecting existing applications or systems. Need help understanding if SAP HANA Enterprise is right for you? Let our experts help. They literally wrote the book on it!


SAP S4/HANA gives active decision support in real-time based on data from internal and external sources. With S4/HANA you can reduce IT complexity, lower software costs, hasten development time and simplify business processes improving user productivity and experience.  No matter the starting point, Protiviti can help identify the business benefits and plan your S4/HANA road map.