The Definitive Guide to BusinessObjects Business Intelligence for SAP
Users of SAP applications and BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) tools have many options for building reports, dashboards and analytics from data in SAP systems. They also have options for how to build an Enterprise Data Warehouse and/or data marts using SAP Netweaver Business Warehouse, SAP BusinessObjects Data Services and Rapid Mart technology.
The choice of precisely which tools to use, and how to integrate and use them, is the subject of this paper. This paper also discusses integration at a technology level, and concludes by discussing business goals, processes, strategy, governance, and people: all essential elements of any BI program.
Selected Whitepaper Contents
The BI Landscape
- Visualization and Delivery
- Management & Flow of Data
BusinessObjects for SAP Choices
- Decision Criteria
- After Deciding Not to Use SAP Netweaver BW
- After Deciding To Use SAP Netweaver BW
- Data Services 18
- The SAP integration kit
- Portal integration
Building BI Competency
- Gathering Requirements and Building the Business Case