Exclusive Hand’s On Sneak Preview: Test the Future of SAP BI 4.3

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SPECIAL WEBI EVENT: Monday, June 17th 3:45pm – 5:45pm in the Webi Hands-On Track

This exclusive session will take place Monday (and Tuesday) from 3:45pm to 5:45pm in the Webi Hands-On Boot Camp Track. Don’t miss out!

This exclusive session will provide students the opportunity to test and play with an alpha version of the future SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3 while specifically focusing on Web Intelligence.

Through an hands-on exercises, this session will take the audience through the new Web Intelligence interface and allow participants to:

  • Get familiar with the new BI 4.3 UI and workflows within Web Intelligence
  • Explore future enhancements and features
  • Share your feedback and identified defects with SAP

SAMUEL POLICHOUK AND GREGORY BOTTICCHIO – SAP

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Analysis Tab – Your best Friend

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Monday, June 17th 10:00am – 11:00am

In the Report Viewer Window the Analysis Tab is the most widely used tab. Why? It has all the major features that we use all the time to greatly enhance the look of our reports. It will include an in-depth look at each major feature and how to use it more effectively: Filtering, Grouping, Breaking, Sorting, Calculations and other features as well. There will be a comparison to show what they have changed over the last few yearsthere will also be best practices when using the reporting functions. The presentation will be delivered via a live demo.

MICHAEL WARD – CTTS

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How to design Web Intelligence reports that will behave like real Dashboards?

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Monday, June 17th 11:00am – 12:00pm

Learn how the latest features introduced in Web Intelligence 4.2 allow you to create real and live reports that can behave like dashboards. This session will cover:

  • How to solve the layout issue?
  • How to position the different blocks for better rendering?
  • What kind of interactions can be imagined?

SAMUEL POLICHOUK – SAP

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Building Reports that Provide More Value and Insight into Your Data

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Monday, June 17th 1:15pm – 2:15pm

Reporting translates raw data into information, whereas analysis transforms data and information into insights. In this presentation I will show you how to create a great Webi report that will raise questions about the business from its end users. Reporting helps identify exceptions, such as when data falls outside of expected ranges, which leads to more questions and assists with identifying areas of concern.

SHARRON CHOP – SNOHOMISH COUNTY PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT

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Migration of Desktop Intelligence to Web Intelligence

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Monday, June 17th 2:15pm – 3:15pm

This session will showcase the project planning and implementation for converting Desktop Intelligence reports to Web Intelligence reports. It will include a comprehensive feature comparison between Desktop intelligence and Web Intelligence and the various challenges and workaround solutions in Web Intelligence to convert Deski reports will also be discussed.

RAJESH PONNURANGAM – INFOSOL INC.

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SQL Essentials for Report Developers

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Monday, June 17th 3:45pm – 4:45pm

Understanding and developing SQL queries is a vital skill for data analysts at all levels, as it is still the best way to communicate directly with your database. This session will explore the fundamentals of SQL querying with an emphasis on those topics that are most important for report and dashboard developers. Attendees will gain knowledge that will help them to develop better and more robust SQL queries no matter which tool they use: Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence, Tableau, Power BI, and more.

ADAM LANGE – A. LANGE CONSULTING LLC

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Modular Hyperlinking 101

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Monday, June 17th 4:45pm – 5:45pm

OpenDocument has been around for more than a decade now and Web Intelligence has greatly simplified the process to create hyperlinks to other documents or other locations. As time goes on, your platform can grow to an unimaginable amount of documents. If most of them contained hyperlinks, and you were tasked to make a global change that would affect all of the hyperlinked documents, what would you do?

You would pray for a miracle, that is what you would do!

There is an old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. This wildly simple concept will revolutionize a way of modularizing document content and make some of your future global document changes a breeze to create and maintain!

KIRC BREDEN: RAYTHEON

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Exclusive Hand’s On Sneak Preview: Test the Future of SAP BI 4.3

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SPECIAL WEBI EVENT: Tuesday, June 18th 3:45pm – 5:45pm

This exclusive session will take place Monday (and Tuesday) from 3:45pm to 5:45pm in the Webi Hands-On Boot Camp Track. Don’t miss out!
This exclusive session will provide students the opportunity to test and play with an alpha version of the future SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3 while specifically focusing on Web Intelligence.

Through an hands-on exercises, this session will take the audience through the new Web Intelligence interface and allow participants to:

  • Get familiar with the new BI 4.3 UI and workflows within Web Intelligence
  • Explore future enhancements and features
  • Share your feedback and identified defects with SAP

SAMUEL POLICHOUK & GREGORY BOTTICCHIO – SAP

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What’s New in recent SAP BI 4.2 Web Intelligence Releases

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Tuesday, June 18th 10:00am – 11:00am

Learn how the latest features introduced in Web Intelligence 4.2 allow you to create real and live reports that can behave like dashboards. This session will cover:

  • How to solve the layout issue?
  • How to position the different blocks for better rendering?
  • What kind of interactions can be imagined?

SAMUEL POLICHOUK & GREGORY BOTTICCHIO – SAP

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Using Excel Files in Web Intelligence

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Tuesday, June 18th 11:00am – 12:00pm

Learn about the variety of ways Excel files can be used in reporting. You will learn how to use Excel as a data provider, using Excel for a bridge file when encountering incompatible format types, as a dynamic filer file, and other uses. There will be an in-depth look at how to properly import an Excel files, where to store the Excel file, and how to update an Excel file without breaking the Webi Document. You will also learn some nice tips and techniques when using Excel files. that will open your eyes to the real power of an Excel file.

MICHAEL WARD – CTTS

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