There are many ways for you to access the data stored in the HANA database. Some tools which allow you to access the data are SAP Cloud Analytics, SAP BusinessObjects 4.0, Analysis for Microsoft Office, SAP ERP business suites on HANA, SAP BW powered by HANA, Xcelsius, and so on. Apart from these, you can also use SQL capabilities in HANA studio and HANA cockpit to view or access the data stored in the database. One can also use hdbsql, a command-line tool for executing commands on SAP HANA databases. SAP HANA HDBSQL is installed with both the SAP HANA software and the SAP HANA client package.