Latest hardware and software trends led to the development of a new revolutionary technology that enables flexible and lightning-fast analysis of massive amounts of enterprise data. Unbelievable things are possible and you will understand why this is true using an in-memory column-oriented database instead of a traditional row-oriented disk-based one. Yes, I am speaking about SAP HANA in this blog which is based on in-memory computing architecture.
This blog is for students and professionals who want to get their footing right on SAP HANA and do SAP certifications without spending a fortune. I am not sure whether the journey of SAP on cloud had attracted many customers for SAP but it surely did open up a channel for students and professionals to do massive open online courses (MOOC) without spending a fortune. Please stay tuned to student funnel for more news on emerging trends in IT.
What is Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)?
According to the Forbes, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) has emerged to be a major trend in the education space, witnessed by the rapid take off of online universities. Millions of online learners from all over the world are now studying science, engineering, and humanities subjects delivered by the world’s best professors, without having to pay expensive tuition or having to quit their full-time job. Hasso Plattner Institute is one of the top rated website that offers massive open online courses on the emerging trends in IT.
What are the online courses that SAP is offering?
It is easy ! Please register with openSAP . You will get regular updates on the online courses that are being offered by SAP and I bet that will allow you to catch up with the emerging trends and stay ahead of your competitors. At the moment, they are offering SAP HANA and SAP MOBILE courses which are hyped all around the world!
What if I missed the course date? Can I access the materials again?
Yes, you can as long as you are registered with them. I enrolled for SAP HANA after registering with them by pressing the self-study button.
Does SAP provide certificates for the courses undertaken?
Yes, SAP does provide the certificates that will be useful to break into the new segment to fill the gap in the skill. Please check the below sample.
Does SAP provide access to their systems for getting hands on experience?
Yes, you can download the free trials of SAP on SCN. As you know , the trial versions are never perfect and hence the exercises on OPEN SAP might not work.If you want a formal development environment to horn your skills then you have to pay up for the SAP environment on the cloud. Please check out SAP HANA developer edition and openSAP HANA. It is the only hitch though the costs of accessing SAP on cloud are not sky rocketing!
Do you want to try SAP HANA on cloud for free?
If you haven't experienced cloud computing then it is time for you to wake up and smell the coffee of SAP HANA on cloud..