Goals

  • Examine the functionality of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform.
  • Learn about the use cases and basic functions of the most important BusinessObjects reporting tools.
  • Describe the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence tools and the integration with SAP NetWeaver BW.
  • Examine the connectivity between the SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) solution and the SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse platform.
  • Work with SAP NetWeaver BW data sources in BusinessObjects reporting tools.

Audience

  • Solution and technical consultants
  • Project Team members

Prerequisites

Essential

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse 7.4

Content

  • SAP Business Objects Business Intelligence Platform
    • Platform Overview → Integration with SAP NetWeaver BW
    • SAP Security Integration
    • Lifecycle Management → Translation Management
    • Publications & Scheduling
  • BI reporting including Integration with SAP NetWeaver BW:
    • Information Design Tool
    • SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
    • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
    • SAP Crystal Reports for Enterprise
    • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for Microsoft Office
    • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for OLAP
    • Live Office → SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards
    • SAP BusinessObjects BI workspaces
    • BusinessObjects Explorer
  • Integrating BI reporting with SAP NetWeaver Portal