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SAP HANA Reporting – Connectivity Options

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Hello Everyone, Once we have data transformed based on the business requirement in our data warehousing system, it is very important to present the data in a better way visually too, for the business who will be analyzing it day in and day out. In this article, let’s talk about different reporting tools that are certified to be connected to SAP HANA Database (models and tables) from SAP and the languages and client drivers it uses to interact with the database system.

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Universe Creation using SAP HANA Business Layer

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Hello Everyone, Wherever we have SAP HANA as Database for Data Warehousing platform, the first thing people talk about is ‘Push Everything (calculations & data filtering) to Database’. Let’s say we have a WEBI report running on top of universe which is built on SAP HANA model. Now this report has mandatory run-time filters and business is asking to push those filters to HANA so that data gets filtered out at database level instead of reporting level. In this document, we are going to discuss about how to push the filters from SAP BOBI 4.1 platform to HANA with the …

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Universe creation using Information Design Tool (IDT)

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Hello Everyone, In this document we are going to learn, Universe creation using Information Design Tool (IDT) which is one of the semantic layer tool from SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BOBI). The major steps involved in universe creation are: Create new project in IDT Create Relation Connection to HANA Publish the connection to Repository Create Data Foundation Create Business Layer (Universe) Publish the Universe to Repository

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SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part3

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Hello Everyone, We are going to cover end to end installation process of SAP BOBI in 3 parts. The first two parts contains installation steps and third one contains post installation steps. Before proceeding with this article, please go through part 1 and 2 first. SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part1 SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part2 SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part3 If you would like to get an overview on SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform, please go through the article ‘Introduction to SAP BOBI 4.1 platform’.

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SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part2

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Hello Everyone, We are going  to cover end to end installation process with screen shots in 3 parts. Two parts contains installation steps and third one contains post installation steps. SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part1 SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part2 SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part3 Before proceeding with this article, please go through part 1 first. If you would like to get an overview about SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform, please go through this article ‘Introduction to SAP BOBI 4.1 platform’.

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SAP BOBI Server Installation Step-by-Step – Part1

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Hello everyone, Most of us might have thought many a times that ‘what if I have my own SAP BusinessObjects BI server with all the clients to practice all its tools and their functionalities’. In this article we are going to learn about the step-by-step installation process of SAP BOBI Platform on laptop with windows 8 operating system (same process can be followed for windows 7 laptop as well).

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Introduction to SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1 platform

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Hello Everyone, One of the main reason to maintain a Data Warehousing system by any organization is to have a quick look at what is going at an organization level and at different areas from summary to the least minute details. We have lot of companies in the market that delivers reporting solutions which can be used on a Data Warehouse to build simple to complex reports.              Examples: SAP, Tableau, IBM, ORACLE, Microsoft, Qlick View and so on.

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