Code: 
BOW310
Duration: 
2 Day(s)

Overview

This course is designed to give delegates the comprehensive skills and in-depth knowledge needed to analyse and access information using SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence

In this course delegates will to learn how to organise, manage, and distribute documents using InfoView and learn how to create Web Intelligence documents for their reporting needs, to retrieve data by building queries using Business Objects universes, and to use Web Intelligence to enhance documents for easier analysis. Delegates will be able to design their own reports and share analysis with other users

Audience

This course is designed for delegates who design reports, and need to access and analyse information through Infoview and Web Intelligence

Skills Gained

  • During this course, delegates will learn how to organise, manage and distribute documents using InfoView.
  • Learn how to create Web Intelligence documents for individual reporting needs, to retrieve data by building queries using Business Objects universes and to use Web Intelligence to enhance documents for easier analysis.
  • After taking this course, delegates will be able to efficiently and effectively manage personal and corporate documents to access the information needed.
  • Delegates will be able to design their own reports using Web Intelligence as well as sharing their own analysis with other users.

Prerequisites

Not applicable for this course

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Introducing Web Intelligence

  • Accessing information with Web Intelligence
  • Understanding how universes allow you to query databases using everyday business terms
  • Understanding Web Intelligence core functionalities
  • Creating a document in the Web Intelligence Rich Client
  • Viewing a Web Intelligence document in InfoView

Creating Web Intelligence Documents with Queries

  • Building a simple query
  • Modifying a document query
  • Working with query properties

Restricting Data Returned by a Query

  • 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

Report Design

  • Working in the Report Panel
  • Displaying data in tables and charts
  • Presenting data in free-standing cells

Enhancing the Presentation of Data in Reports

  • Using breaks, calculations, and report filters
  • Formatting breaks and crosstabs
  • Using default and custom sorts
  • Ranking data to see top or bottom values
  • Tracking data changes
  • Using alerters to highlight information
  • Organising a report into sections
  • Copying data to other applications

Formatting Reports

  • Preparing documents for PDF and print
  • Document formatting
  • Formatting charts

Calculating Data with Formulas and Variables

  • Understanding formulas and variables
  • Understanding how Web Intelligence calculates data
  • Creating formulas and variables to calculate data

Using Multiple Data Sources

  • Adding a new query using a personal data provider
  • Creating multiple queries in a document
  • Synchronising data with merged dimensions

Analyzing Data

  • Analysing the data cube
  • Drilling into the data
  • Setting Web Intelligence drill options

Managing and Sharing Web Intelligence Documents

  • Exporting documents from the Rich Client
  • Accessing InfoView
  • Managing documents in InfoView
  • Sharing documents in InfoView
  • Scheduling a Web Intelligence document
  • Setting InfoView preferences

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
Oxford 225 Sep 17
Bristol 227 Jul 17
Exeter 227 Jul 17
Liverpool 220 Jul 17
Birmingham 211 Jul 17
Manchester 221 Jun 17