SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2676310 - Story with geo-map loading slowly in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)

Symptom

  • It takes approximately 80 seconds to get a geo-map loaded.
  • The import data model contains around 5 Million rows.

Environment

SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.12.6

Reproducing the Issue

Open a Story and notice that it takes more than one minute until the geo map is loaded.

Cause

Performance issues are expected when using a large number of data points (greater than 20K points).

Resolution

  • The behavior is by design.
  • Best practices for geo maps in SAC with large amounts of data:
    • For the bubble layer, clustering is enabled when there is more than 5K points by default.
      • This is because that rendering more than 5K points takes a long time.
      • It is recommended to cluster data or filter/zoom to reduce the number of points shown in the map extent.
    • As a workaround choropleth layer can be used, which aggregates the data points according to regions (Country, State, etc.).
    • The maximum number of points can be rendered on a geo map is 20K.
      • If the map contains more than 20K points, it is not possible to see all points in a non-clustered bubble layer.

See Also

Your feedback is important to help us improve our knowledge base.
Please rate how useful you found this article by using the star rating feature at the beginning of this article.
Thank you.

Keywords

Cloud for Analytics, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics, Cloud 4 Planning, BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, SAPCloudAnalytics, geo, map, performance, , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , LOD-ANA-BR , SAP Analytics Cloud - Digital Boardroom , LOD-ANA-PL , SAP Analytics Cloud – Planning (BOC) , LOD-ANA-PR , SAP Analytics Cloud – Predictive (BOC) , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0