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by Abhijit Ingale, SAP Analytics Technical Architect, Tata Consultancy Services | Vinayak Gole, Senior Business Intelligence Consultant, TATA Consultancy November 2, 2017
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With the exponential growth of data from multiple sources, using conventional methods for extracting it is time-consuming, costly, and resource intensive. SAP has simplified Multi-Source Universes in SAP BusinessObjects 4.0 as an answer to this issue. Created with the Information Design Tool (IDT), a Multi-Source Universe can combine data from SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) with other relational databases, such as Oracle and SQL Server. Abhijit Ingale and Vinayak Gole show how to create a Multi-Source Universe in this step-by-step guide.


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by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises October 23, 2017
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Anurag Barua explains how SAP Lumira 2.0’s new capabilities, such as data acquisition and visualization, enable users to use a single application for data design, discovery, and visualization processes.  


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal September 18, 2017
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Adam Getz explains some basic concepts in the SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 query and reporting tool. Follow step-by-step instructions to learn how to configure geographic data within a Web Intelligence 4.2 query so that the geographical data can be displayed and analyzed in both a map and chart format. Learn how to configure geographic data fields using Web Intelligence 4.2 so that the geographic data fields can be analyzed within geographic maps and charts.


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by Vinayak Gole, Senior Business Intelligence Consultant, TATA Consultancy July 11, 2017
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Vinayak Gole explains the options for connecting SAP Lumira and SAP HANA. Learn about direct connectivity to SAP HANA models (which enables efficient data exploration) and connectivity through a semantic layer (which enables users to easily navigate through complex data to build storyboards and present data effectively).

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by Pravin Datar, Director, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidations Solution Management June 22, 2017
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Pravin Datar explores the embedded model of SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver, which provides unique functionality for ad-hoc planning that leverages SAP HANA tables for easy data input and retrieval. He shows how you can use local providers in SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation 10.1, version for SAP NetWeaver, to perform quick planning.

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by Michael Vavlitis, Program and Project Associate Manager, Accenture MCaaS (Mortgage and Compliance as-a-Service) June 12, 2017
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In this last article of his three-part series, Michael Vavlitis explores how to use SAP Data Services to extract, transform, and load (ETL) structured and unstructured data from SAP and non-SAP sources into an SAP HANA application.

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by Anurag Barua, Principal, TruQua Enterprises May 17, 2017
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Anurag Barua explores, in depth, the SAP Formula Library and the Application Programming Interface (API) Library. Both are two tools that extend and expand the power of the Microsoft Excel Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming language macros and add value to data.

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by Pravin Datar, Director, SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidations Solution Management April 12, 2017
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Pravin Datar shows how to use each of the data sources available in SAP BusinessObjects Cloud to connect to many on-premise and cloud data sources. He also reviews the use cases and the configuration required for them.

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by Boris Knizhnik, Vice President, BIK Information Services, Inc. April 4, 2017
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Boris Knizhnik shows an easier way to documenting Web Intelligence reports using Powershell and the SAP Raylight Representational State Transfer (RESTful) Web Services application programming interface.

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by Taha M. Mahmoud, Senior BI Consultant March 21, 2017
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Taha M. Mahmoud shows how to implement security in the Universe using enterprise database security tables. He also provides a comparison between using enterprise database security tables or using the Information Design Tool security editor to help you to understand when and where to use each approach.

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by Ned Falk, Senior Education Consultant, SAP March 8, 2017
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Ned Falk shows two options for creating scorecards with the new scorecard-visualization component in SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio 1.6.


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Xavier Hacking shows how to design, create, and deploy mobile applications with SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio and the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform.

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by Shreekant W. Shiralkar, Global Head, SAP Analytics CoE, Tata Consultancy | Deepak Sawant , Leader of SAP BW Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. | Jyoti Jain, Associate at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. February 21, 2017
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Shreekant Shiralkar, Deepak Sawant, and Jyoti Jain explain the new SAP HANA Direct Access and SAP HANA Online connection options introduced with SAP BusinessObjects 4.2 to connect to SAP HANA views. Follow their step-by-step instructions for connecting BusinessObjects Web Intelligence documents to SAP HANA views.


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by Shreekant W. Shiralkar, Global Head, SAP Analytics CoE, Tata Consultancy | Deepak Sawant , Leader of SAP BW Center of Excellence, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. | Jyoti Jain, Associate at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. February 15, 2017
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Shreekant Shiralkar, Deepak Sawant, and Jyoti Jain devised a quick checklist to teach you SAP BW BEx Query design best practices and to help you build performance-optimized SAP BW BEx Queries. They also review the three SAP BusinessObjects connection types to help you decide which SAP BusinessObjects connection type is right for your scenario.

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by Ingo Hilgefort, Vice President of Product Management, Visual BI Solutions February 7, 2017
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Ingo Hilgefort explains the SAP Lumira 1.30 and 1.31 updates. In addition, he provides a detailed step-by-step guide about the most important new features, and an overview of the recent updates to the product roadmap as well.


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Taha M. Mahmoud shows how to use the security editor in the Information Design Tool to create security profiles. There are two main types of security profiles: data security and business security. Learn why you need to have a security matrix in place before implementing Universe security and get sample matrices to use as templates. Also, see a video demo about how to use the security editor to create different security profiles.


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In this demo video, Taha M. Mahmoud shows how to use the security editor in the Information Design Tool to create different security profiles.

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by Taha M. Mahmoud, Senior BI Consultant December 27, 2016
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Taha M. Mahmoud offers a comprehensive introduction to the enterprise security model in the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform. Learn about the main differences among the three different security levels in the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform 4.x: object-level, application-level, and Universe-level security. Find the right references to know more about each security level, and get two helpful security matrix templates to use for your own security implementation projects.


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by Anurag Barua, Independent SAP Advisor December 21, 2016
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Anurag Barua provides a technical and functional overview of SAP BusinessObjects Roambi to help you determine where it fits into your BI self-service strategy and BI analytics roadmap overall.

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by Ingo Hilgefort, Vice President of Product Management, Visual BI Solutions December 12, 2016
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Ingo Hilgefort finishes his three-part series of articles about creating better dashboards by providing details about the final four steps, including the actual dashboard design phases and its roll-out to users.


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