Explaining SAP BTP To Beginners

It is common for beginners to get intimidated by modern technical terms and solutions they are not aware of. SAP BTP is one such offering that is immensely useful but can seem intimidating.

If you are a beginner willing to understand SAP better and dive deeper into its realm in the future, this blog will introduce you to one of its modern offerings – SAP BTP.

What Is SAP BTP?

BTP stands for Business Technology Platform. Launched in the January of 2021, SAP BTP is the core technical foundation of the SAP ecosystem, playing a critical role for SAP users and partners worldwide.

Simply put, SAP BTP is a portfolio of multiple SAP services and solutions brought under a single umbrella. Just like a photo album comprises multiple photos in a single location, SAP BTP puts all of SAP services in a centralized location. These solutions help SAP users build new cloud solutions or extend their existing SAP systems.

An Overlook Of The Technical Aspects Of SAP BTP

To know SAP BTP better, it is important to understand its technical aspects. SAP BTP can be considered a PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service). It provides SAP users with a range of solutions and services, including:


This is a DBaaS (Database-as-a-Service) that provides users with access to the in-memory database of SAP with a data lake. It also comes with a host of new features without the need for setting up physical hardware or installation.

Dedicated Solutions

SAP BTP also gives users dedicated solutions like SAP Datasphere to handle aspects like data warehouse, data processing, data analysis, etc.

Analytical Solutions

SAP BTP includes advanced analytical solutions like SAP Analytics Cloud to facilitate state-of-the-art analytics without complicated coding.

Integrated Services

Solutions like SAP Integration Suite allow SAP users to integrate SAP and non-SAP systems. They help organizations expand their processes and databases by integrating suitable platforms.

Development Environments

SAP BTP also helps organizations leverage software development. It provides them with development environments like SAP Business Application Studio to let them start with app development projects at lightning speed.

Tools and Frameworks

SAP BTP also gives users access to a plethora of tools and frameworks such as the SAP Cloud Application Programming Model that enhance the development of cloud solutions. By letting users build these solutions with minimal effort, SAP BTP allows them to focus only on their business logic.

Out-of-the-box Support

Along with all these services, SAP BTP also offers out-of-the-box (OOTB) support to all users, allowing them to incorporate modern technologies like AI, machine learning, predictive analytics, and more into their solutions.

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Whether you are a beginner or an expert in SAP BTP, VIZIO helps you implement modern SAP solutions to enhance your business processes. Our team of trained professionals are in tune with the latest SAP offerings, letting you make the most of the components belonging to the coveted SAP BTP umbrella of services.