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  • SAP BOBJ Rajeev Nair

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  • What we will discuss

    Advantages Overview Voyager Web Intelligence Crystal Reports Xcelsius

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  • Overview

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  • Advantages Native API access Full support for Infosets, Tables and ABAP Functions/

    Queries No additional metadata setup required No ABAP programming required Leverage SAP security directly End-to-end single sign-on

    Small amount of configuration required Ease of maintenance and IT admin

    No SAP upgrade required Support all SAP R/3 versions since 4.6c Support for SAP

    ECC 5.0 & 6.0

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  • Advanteges Built on a unique SAP NetWeaver BI API leveraging

    OLAP BAPI SAP-developed and supported

    Fully leverages SAP Business Explorer user interface Use BEx query panel, directly from within Crystal Reports

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  • Business Objects Web Intelligence BusinessObjects Web Intelligence is the leading

    end user reporting-and-analysis tool. Where can Web Intelligence add value? In the area of ad-hoc reporting

    Easy-to-use interface for end user reporting Powerful query features Leverage business friendly semantic layer to hide complexity

    Customer requirements Self-service reporting and analysis, autonomy from

    IT Simple user interface, designed for the masses Combine data from SAP and non-SAP data in a

    single report, including data from XLS, CSV, and Text files

    Rich feature set

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  • WebI Connectivity to SAP NetWeaver BI

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  • Enterprise Reporting with Crystal Reports Where does Crystal Reports add value? In the area of highly formatted reporting

    Such as management reports or legal reports It enables the creation and modification of formatted reports:

    On top of SAP NetWeaver BI Leveraging the solid data warehousing foundation

    Report off of all sources of information in your organization Customer Requirements Highly formatted management reports

    Operational and tactical applications with low interaction rate (view static and parameterized reports) Professional report layout (one-to-many approach) Form-based, print-optimized reports Develop powerful data mash-ups

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  • Crystal Reports connectivity to SAP BI

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  • Interactive Visualization with Xcelsius (Dashboard) Xcelsius is an environment to design and consume highly-

    interactive, flash-based dashboards in PDF, documents, presentations and NetWeaver Portal,

    Where can Xcelsius add value? In the area of data visualization Intuitive design environment, enabling you to easily create

    professional-looking models quickly using skins, maps, charts, gauges, and selectors. Add visualization to Crystal Reports End user personalization Customer Requirements Fast to deploy dashboards on SAP and/or non-SAP data

    Empower Business Users who are not savvy using analysis tools Simplify BI information with innovative & intuitive visuals

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  • Xcelsius Connectivity to SAP NetWeaver BI

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  • OlAP

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  • BOBJ EXPLORER

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  • Resources scn.sap.com Help.sap.com

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