This 5-day instructor-led course gives you the comprehensive skills needed to work with the Information Design Tool. The Information Design Tool enables designers to extract, define, and manipulate metadata from relational and OLAP sources to create and deploy SAP BusinessObjects universes. 

In this course you learn how to use data from different source systems (SAP and non-SAP) with the SAP BusinessObjects BI client tools.

Why attend

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Create a meta data environment with the SAP BusinessObjects Information Design Tool
  • Manipulate meta data from relational and OLAP sources to create and deploy SAP BusinessObjects universes

Who should attend

  • Application Consultant
  • Data Consultant / Manager
  • Database Administrator
  • Developer
  • Developer Consultant
  • System Administrator
  • System Architect
  • Technology Consultant
  • Working knowledge of SQL and relational databases, also OLAP database management systems concepts and structures
  • Basic knowledge of reporting with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence or equivalent knowledge of how universes are used by the various SAP BusinessObjects analytics tools is recommended

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  • Basic SAP BusinessObjects Universe Design
  • Data Connections
  • Data Foundations
  • Business Layers
  • Shared Projects
  • Universe Deployment
  • Loops in a Data Foundation
  • Data Restrictions
  • Lists of Values (LOVs)
  • Parameters
  • Navigation Paths
  • SQL Traps
  • Object @Functions
  • Extending the Data Foundation with Derived Tables and Calculated Columns
  • Universe Optimization
  • Optimzing Universes
  • Universe Management with Data Foundation and Business Layer Views
  • Universe Security
  • Ambiguous Outer Join Resolution
  • Universe Creation with Different Data Sources
  • Linked Universes
  • Universe Conversion
  • Universe Translation
  • Advanced Data Manipuliation in the Business Layer


16 Sep19 Sep
Virtual Classroom

Can’t find the course date on our schedule? Does the existing course date not suit you?

We now offer you the option to request SAP BusinessObjects courses on demand.  That way, if the want is not scheduled or the dates don't suit you,we will work with you to add the course to our standard public schedule. 

With our on-demand offering, we simply need 2 participants from your company and a minimum lead time of 5 weeks, and we’ll arrange a class that fits your schedule.

To request your on-demand course with us, contact us specifying the course you are interested in, desired course dates & location and the number of partcipants.

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