You are correct. In SAP HANA, Analytic Views are used to implement Star Schema queries wherein we join one Fact table to multiple Dimension tables. Analytic views use the real power of SAP HANA to perform
complex calculations and aggregate functions by joining tables in form of star schema and by executing Star schema queries.
Following are key characteristics of SAP HANA Analytic View:
You can check all existing Analytic view in HANA Studio by navigating to Content tab -> Package Name -> Analytic Views Folder