SAP BO Course Contents

Introduction to SAP BO

  • Introduction : Integration with SAP BI – BO
  • Topics Covered :
  1. Query As A Web Service
  2. Universe Designer
  3. Live Office
  4. Xcelcius
  5. Web Rich Client ( Web Intelligence)
  6. SAPBO – VOYAGER
  7. SAPBO-WIDGETS
  8. SAPBO-DASHBOARD BULDER

1. Query as Web service:

  •  Usage of Query as web service
  •  How to configure and use
  • Viewing the Universe and Webi reports using web service
  • Viewing the Crystal XCelsius reports using web service

2. Universe Designer

  •   Understanding how universes allow users to query databases using their everyday business terms
  •   Creating an ODBC connection to the course database
  •   Creating a universe
  •   Populating the universe structure
  •   Defining joins in a universe

 

3. Live Office

  •   Introduction
  •   How Data can be extracted using Live office
  •   Extracting data in Xcelcius using Live Office

4. Xcelcius

  •  Introducing Crystal Xcelcius with SAP implementation options.
  •  Create a Crystal Xcelsius Dashboard from SAP data stored in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet
  •  Sourced through Crystal Reports or Web Intelligence
  •  Create a Crystal Xcelsius Dashboard fon SAP data stored in a Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
  •  Created through the use of live Office
  •  Create a Crystal Xcelsius Dashboard from SAP data stored in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet
  •  Created through the use of query as a Web Service (QaaWS)
  •  Crystal Xcelsius Dashboards Using Analytics as part of Dashboard Manager
  •  Create an Analytic Dashboard from SAP data through a Universe

5. Web Rich Client (Web Intelligence)

  •   Introduction to desktop intelligence
  •   Report Creation
  •   Publishing the report
  •   Understanding how universes allow you to query database using everyday business terms
  •   Understanding Web Intelligence core functionalities
  •   Creating a document in the Web Intelligence Rich Client
  •   Viewing a Web Intelligence document in Info View
  •   Building a simple query
  •   Modifying a document query
  •   Working with query properties
  •   Restricting data with query filters
  •   Modifying a query with a predefined query filter
  •   Applying a single-value query filter
  •   Using prompts to restrict data
  •   Using complex filters
  •   Working in the Report Panel
  •   Displaying data in tables and charts
  •   Using breaks and cross tabs
  •   Formatting break, calculations, and report filters
  •   Formatting breaks and cross tabs
  •   Using default and custom sorts
  •   Ranking data to see top or bottom values
  •   Using alerter to highlight information
  •   Organizing a report into sections
  •   Copying data to other applications
  •   Preparing document for PDF and print
  •   Document formatting
  •   Exporting documents from the Rich Client
  •   Accessing Info View

 

SAPBO – VOYAGER

  •   Getting started with Business Objects Voyager
  •   Using Queries to Analyze Cube Data
  •   Highlighting Exceptions in Data
  •   Using Voyager with SAP
  •   Logging on to SAP
  •   Member Selector with SAP data
  •   Using Variables
  •   Mandatory and optional variables
  •   Variable types
  •   More about variables
  •   Free Characteristics
  •   Key figures and formatted values
  •   Formatting with no key figures
  •   Display Attributes
  •   Compounded characteristics
  •   Mutually exclusive Hierarchies
  •   Unbalanced and Ragged Hierarchies
  •   SAP display attributes

 

SAPBO-WIDGETS

  •   Installing BI Widgets
  •   Using BI Widgets to Access BI content 19
  •   Login to BI Widgets
  •   Locating content BI content on one or more XI R3 servers
  •   Using BI Widgets explorer to view content
  •   Using BI Widgets with Xcelsius documents
  •   Importing an Xcelsuis document as a widget
  •   Selecting and opening a Web Intelligence Report
  •   Viewing a Web Intelligence Document
  •   Creating a Report Part Widget from a Report

SAPBO-DASHBOARD BULDER

  •   Getting started with Dashboard Builder
  •   Creating Corporate Dashboards using Dashboard Builder
  •   Creating Personal Dashboards using Dashboard Builder
  •   Analyzing Dashboard Content
  •   Setting Dashboard preferences in Info View
  •   Customizing Dashboards