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by Biswajit Biswas, Subject Matter Expert in SAP Analytics, SAP GD | Virendra K. Soni, SAP Data Services Consultant, SAP | Sunil Mehta, Solution Architect, SAP | September 4, 2015
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Biswajit Biswas, Virendra Soni, and Sunil Mehta provide a comprehensive overview of the functionalities of SAP’s new cloud version of SAP Data Services. Based on the old BusinessObjects Data Services on-premise tool, you’ll learn about the new features offered by the cloud SAP Data Services on Demand solution.


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by Ingo Hilgefort, Vice President of Product Management, Visual BI Solutions | August 28, 2015
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Ingo Hilgefort discusses some important enhancements to components, performance, and functionality that come with the release of SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio 1.5.  He also walks through the steps for how to make the best use of these new dashboarding functionalities.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal | August 19, 2015
BI – 

Adam Getz gives step-by-step instructions for how to upload a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet file into SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1, and then explore the data directly from a workstation using a temporary information space. Learn how to make the data available both with and without any configuration changes.


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Financials/BI – 
Anurag Barua walks you through some key steps to extract data and prepare to visualize it with SAP Lumira.

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by Sergei Peleshuk, SAP BI and HANA Architect | August 4, 2015
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Sergei Peleshuk covers the necessary steps for setting up business analytics capabilities based on SAP HANA in the cloud. Anyone involved in an SAP HANA project needs to understand what it takes to set up the infrastructure efficiently, including the total cost of ownership and how long it takes to set up.


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by Pravin Datar, Director, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidations Solution Management | July 28, 2015
BI – 

Pravin Datar provides an overview for how to consume any SAP or non-SAP master data from on-premise or cloud systems into SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) 10.1, version for NetWeaver planning applications without any data duplication and in real time by leveraging the Smart Data Access feature of SAP HANA. This is supplemental to a similar article about transactional data.


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by Alan Mayer, President, Solid Ground Technologies, Inc. | July 15, 2015
BI/SAP Professional Journal – 

Alan Mayer examines the debate about splitting Adaptive Job Servers, reviewing both pros and cons. Using some helpful use cases, he shows why splitting is sometimes not only practical, but essential.