Course announcements

  • SAPBI is a high-level class focusing on SAP’s strategic reporting tools. The course provides an overview of each tool with a focus on important features, target users, and use cases. SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform and sources of SAP data for these tools including SAP HANA and SAP BW are also covered. SAPBI provides an excellent foundation for future learning and deployment of the current tools for Business Intelligence from SAP.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Describe the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence analytic tools
    • Learn about the use cases and get an overview of basic functions of the most important BusinessObjects reporting tools.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Solution Architect
  • System Architect

Prerequisites

Essential

  • None

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2, SP7
  • SAP BW 7.5, SP10 (ABAP/JAVA)
  • SAP HANA, SPS12 Database

Content

  • Overview of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
    • Identifying the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Too
    • Describing the Components of SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform
  • Data Sources for SAP BusinessObjects BI Reporting Tools
    • Describing Enterprise Data Sources for SAP BI Reporting Tools
    • Describing Local Data Sources for BI Reporting Tools
  • Common Reporting Features across SAP BI Tools
    • Explaining Prompts in SAP BI Tools
    • Explaining Hierarchies in Data Analysis
  • SAP Lumira Designer
    • Positioning SAP Lumira Designer
    • Creating Visualizations and Applications in SAP Lumira Designer
  • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, Edition for Microsoft Office
    • Positioning SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, Edition for Microsoft Office
    • Creating Workbooks with SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, Edition for Microsoft Office
    • Creating Presentations with SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, Edition Microsoft PowerPoint
  • SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
    • Positioning SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
    • Creating Documents with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
  • SAP Crystal Reports and SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise
    • Positioning SAP Crystal Reports and Crystal Reports for Enterprise
    • Creating Reports in SAP Crystal Reports
    • Creating Reports in SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise
  • SAP Analytics Cloud
    • Positioning SAP Analytics Cloud
  • SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform Features - Reporting with Mobile Devices
    • Describing the Methods of Making Reports Available on Mobile Devic
  • SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform Features - Scheduling and Report Distribution
    • Scheduling Documents and Applications in the SAP BusinessObjects B Platform

Notes

  • The SAPBI course focuses only on the tools SAP recommends going forward, which include: SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise, SAP Crystal Reports, SAP Lumira Designer, SAP BusinessObjects Analysis for Microsoft Office, and SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence.
  • This course mentions but does not detail the newest tools for purely Cloud-based analysis called SAP Analytics Cloud. For detail on SAP Analytics Cloud, please attend SAC01

This course is also available as a test system within SAP Live Access

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