Goals

  • Explain what is SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform
  • Manage content and objects in SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform
  • Organize objects
  • Secure users and groups
  • Manage and secure applications
  • Distribute content to users

Audience

  • System architects/administrators who are new to SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform and will be responsible for maintaining SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform users, groups, and objects in their organization

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Windows conventions
  • Familiarity with Windows Server administration and security concepts (global/local groups, and directory structure)
  • Basic computer skills

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2

Content

  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
    • Identifying the Components of the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence BI Platform
  • Content and Objects in the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
    • Viewing Objects in the BI Platform
    • Organizing Objects in the BI Platform
  • User and User Group Security in the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
    • Setting Up Users and Groups
    • Administering Rights
  • Application Security in the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
    • Modifying Access to Applications
    • Securing Application and System Rights
  • Content Distribution Using Scheduling and Alerting
    • Scheduling Objects
    • Managing Calendars
    • Managing Events
    • Configuring Notification and Alerting
    • Managing Report Usage
  • Publications and Publishing
    • Designing Publications