Deepak Fertilisers and Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd SAP

Driving Data-Driven Decision-Making: Power BI Implementation on SAP HANA for DFPCL by BSC Global


This case study highlights the successful implementation of Power BI on SAP HANA for DFPCL (Deepak Fertilizers and Petrochemicals Corporation Limited), a leading chemical manufacturing company. DFPCL recognized the need for a robust and intuitive business intelligence (BI) solution to gain actionable insights from their SAP HANA database. BSC Global, a trusted IT service provider with expertise in Power BI and SAP solutions, was engaged to implement Power BI on SAP HANA for DFPCL.

Client Profile:

Company Name: Deepak Fertilizers and Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (DFPCL)

Industry: Chemical Manufacturing

Operations: Global presence with multiple locations

Data Source: SAP HANA database

Challenges Faced by DFPCL:

  • Data Silos and Fragmented Reporting: DFPCL’s data was stored in multiple systems and databases, leading to data silos and fragmented reporting. This made it challenging to access a unified view of business data and hindered timely decision-making.
  • Limited Data Visibility and Insights: DFPCL required a centralized BI solution to leverage the rich data stored in their SAP HANA database. They needed a tool that could provide real-time data visibility and actionable insights to drive data-driven decision-making across the organization.
  • Complex Data Analysis: Analyzing and visualizing complex data structures and relationships within SAP HANA required a powerful and intuitive BI solution that could handle the intricacies of the data model effectively.

Solution Offered by BSC Global:

  • BSC Global proposed a comprehensive solution that involved the implementation of Power BI on SAP HANA to address DFPCL’s challenges and unlock the value of their data. The key components of the solution included:
  • Data Integration and Modeling: BSC Global collaborated with DFPCL to integrate and model data from various sources into a unified data model within SAP HANA. This involved data extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) processes to ensure data consistency and integrity.
  • Power BI Implementation: BSC Global implemented Power BI, a market-leading BI tool, on top of the SAP HANA database. This included configuring data connections, creating data models, and designing interactive visualizations and dashboards tailored to DFPCL’s specific reporting and analytical needs.
  • Real-time Data Access: BSC Global enabled real-time data access from the SAP HANA database to Power BI, ensuring that users could retrieve the latest data insights without delays. This provided decision-makers with up-to-date information for timely and informed decision-making.
  • Advanced Data Visualization and Analysis: BSC Global leveraged the advanced capabilities of Power BI to create interactive and visually compelling reports, charts, and dashboards. This enabled DFPCL users to analyze complex data structures, detect trends, identify patterns, and gain actionable insights effortlessly.
  • User Training and Adoption: BSC Global conducted training sessions to familiarize DFPCL users with Power BI and its features. This included hands-on training on data exploration, visualization creation, and report sharing. The training ensured that users could effectively utilize Power BI to derive maximum value from the SAP HANA data.

Results and Benefits:

  • The implementation of Power BI on SAP HANA delivered significant outcomes for DFPCL:
  • Centralized and Unified Data View: DFPCL achieved a centralized view of their business data by consolidating data from multiple sources into SAP HANA. This provided a unified data platform for analysis and reporting, eliminating data silos and improving data visibility.
  • Real-time Insights and Decision-Making: Power BI integration with SAP HANA allowed DFPCL to access real-time data insights. Decision-makers could make informed choices