Using SAP Design Studio, you can create new Analysis applications. SAP Design Studio provides a list of predefined template suitable to open in the web browser.
You can create an analysis application using different data sources - SAP BW or SAP HANA. To connect to SAP HANA, use the existing backend connections. Navigate to Tool → Preferences.
In the Preferences window, navigate to Application Design tab → Backend Connections.
To create a new connection to SAP HANA using HDB ODBC drivers, click the icon to add a connection.
In the ODBC Data Source Administrator, go to System DSN → click Add.
In a new window, search for the HDB ODBC database drivers. These drivers get installed when you install SAP HANA client. Click the Finish button.
In the new window, enter the following details of the HANA system.
To perform the connection check, click the Connect button → Connection Successful. To see the new connection, click the Reload connection. To use the connection, you may need to reopen the Design Studio.