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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 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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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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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 Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal May 3, 2016
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Adam Getz describes how to create and manage exploration views and view sets within SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal April 11, 2016
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Adam Getz explains some basic concepts of the SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1 tool. He shows how to configure date- or time-based data, including days of the week and months of the year, within an Explorer 4.1 information space so that this data can be effectively displayed and analyzed chronologically, how to configure date-based data fields (e.g., days of the week, months of the year) within an SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1 information space, and how to use BO Explorer 4.1 date-based fields for analysis.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal January 6, 2016
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Adam Getz explains some basic concepts in the SAP BusinessObjects Explorer 4.1 tool. Follow step-by-step instructions to learn how to configure geographic data within an Explorer 4.1 information space so that the geographical data can be displayed and analyzed in a map format. Learn how to configure data fields using Explorer 4.1 so that they can be analyzed in maps.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal August 19, 2015
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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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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal July 8, 2015
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Adam Getz explains how to use SAP Lumira Cloud to combine existing visualizations into stories that group and relate the data in a meaningful manner, and allow for visualizations to be connected to one another. A story is a presentation-style document that uses visualizations, text blocks, pictures, graphics, and input controls to describe data. Also learn how to share—and stop sharing—stories with other users.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal June 5, 2015
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Adam Getz explains some basic concepts in SAP Lumira Cloud for new users. Learn how to acquire and import a dataset based on a data file, and how to construct a simple visualization based on the data and fields in the acquired dataset.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal May 15, 2015
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Adam Getz explains how to configure and set up delegated administration in BusinessObjects Enterprise 4.1 for groups, and how to limit the availability of users and groups within the Central Management Console (CMC) to a specific sub-administrator group.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal March 10, 2015
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Adam Getz shows how to use the SAP Dashboards 4.1 Query Builder feature to create a Universe Query that can be inserted into the embedded spreadsheet or bound directly to components within SAP Dashboards. Learn the process of querying a BusinessObjects Universe and integrating the data into a dashboard.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal January 26, 2015
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Adam Getz provides an overview of BusinessObjects 4.1 Explorer application. Follow his step-by-step instructions for creating and managing Information Spaces, Exploration Views, and Exploration View Sets.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal October 29, 2014
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Adam Getz shows how the BusinessObjects 4.1 Promotion Management application can be used to migrate content from environment to environment. His easy-to-follow steps describe and illustrate every stage of the content-migration process.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal July 23, 2014
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Adam Getz provides an overview of the scheduling and events features of BusinessObjects 4.0. Learn how to schedule, refresh, and send Web Intelligence and Crystal Reports documents. And learn about the events feature, which controls the execution of reports.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal January 10, 2014
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Adam Getz explains the Central Configuration Manager, a platform management tool that allows SAP BusinessObjects administrators to maintain and control BusinessObjects platform server components.


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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal September 16, 2013
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Adam Getz of DCS Consulting, Inc., describes BI Launch Pad 4.1's improved user interface and new features and functions.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal September 5, 2013
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Adam Getz shows how to enhance end users’ ability to find documents and content located within the BusinessObjects systems by using Platform Search. Platform Search is a navigation function that allows end users to rapidly conduct searches based on the text they enter.

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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal July 15, 2013
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Adam Getz shows how to change the data source for a Crystal Report — such as migrating data from a test environment to a production environment — using either the Crystal Reports Designer interface or the Central Management Console without changing any other aspects of the report.



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by Adam Getz, Manager – Business Intelligence, CGI Federal April 11, 2013
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See how to use the BusinessObjects 3.1 Universe Designer tool to set and manage BusinessObjects universe parameters. Doing so allows you to effectively control the functionality of a universe.


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