There was an interesting (aka nerdy) question in the SAP Community Q&A the other day: "Are SQLScript and HANA SQL Turing complete?" I took a swing at it and the following is my result (a slightly edited version of my original answer). Alright, let's do this! (even though I don't have an idea why it … Continue reading Is SAP HANA SQL/SQLScript Turing complete?
Have you been using the ISNUMERIC() function of MySQL, MS SQL Server or PostgreSQL and wondered what to use in SAP HANA instead? If so, this is the blog for you. Just recently I've seen a customer using my old workaround (first published here) and then a few days later the related stackoverflow question got … Continue reading What’s your number?
Hey there! I recently presented a short session on my experiences with developing and debugging non-classic-SAP HANA solutions at the Leading Insights conference in Melbourne (27./28.3.2017). And since the slides are prepared in a way that they could be used without my talking as well, I thought, I might just post them. So, there they … Continue reading Eco-friendly slide recycling with HANA