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Everything You Need to Know About IDT - Part Two

by Minith Patel on October 15, 2019 No comments

This is Part two of the IDT review Webinar, where Minith will continue to talk about IDT. This time the focus will be on Business Layer, View, Project synchronization and Security. Please join us in this popular part two of IDT review.

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Minith PatelEverything You Need to Know About IDT - Part Two

Everything You Need to Know About IDT

by Minith Patel on September 3, 2019 No comments

Join Enterprise Architect, Minith Patel, for an exciting webinar where he will review everything you need to know or did not know about IDT. This will be an overview of the IDT tool and its features with highlights of few important topics and tips about using IDT. This webinar will be useful for not only existing IDT users but also for old universe designer user as the session will walk through important and new concepts of building universe using the Information Design Tool. Be ready to take lots of notes, as this will be a fast and information packed webinar.

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Minith PatelEverything You Need to Know About IDT

How to Create Hierarchies in BusinessObjects Universes

by Tyler Koitka on August 6, 2019 No comments

This webinar will cover the power of hierarchies and how they can improve your WebI reports as well as mobile! Major topics will include:

  • What are hierarchies in Business Objects? How do they work? Why should I use them?
  • How to create a hierarchy in Business Objects via a universe
  • How to enhance your WebI reports with hierarchies
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Tyler KoitkaHow to Create Hierarchies in BusinessObjects Universes

Ask the Experts – Live Q & A on BusinessObjects

by Webi Experts Panel on April 2, 2019 2 comments

Join us in a webinar not to miss with Samuel Polichouk, Product Expert for SAP France, as our audience get’s to ask live questions on anything SAP BusinessObjects, hosted by Paul Grill and Bree-Anna Mustad. This open format webinar will allow the Speak BO Community to gain insight and get answers to questions relevant to their work within the core BusinessObjects toolset.

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Webi Experts PanelAsk the Experts – Live Q & A on BusinessObjects

Securing Your Universes with Business and Data Security Profiles

by Allan Williams on March 5, 2019 No comments

Join us and BusinessObjects Senior Consultant, Allan Williams, as he takes us through using Data and Business Security Profiles that can be administered with the Information Design Tool. In this live demonstration webinar, we will be creating Data and Business Security profiles on the fly and describe the specific functionality of these two options for securing data and access to data. Allan will demonstrate and discuss how to access specific Folders, Universes and Connections that can be modified in the Central Management Console for administration security application.

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Allan WilliamsSecuring Your Universes with Business and Data Security Profiles

Everything You Wanted to Know About Multi-Source Universes but Were Afraid to Ask

by Allan Williams on November 27, 2018 No comments

Join us and Senior Consultant, Allan Williams, for a webinar dedicated to Multi-Source Universes with open platform Q&A as well as live demonstrations on how to construct, maintain and modify a Universe with multiple data source feeds.

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Allan WilliamsEverything You Wanted to Know About Multi-Source Universes but Were Afraid to Ask

How Group Healthcare Cooperative Designed a New IDT Universe for Open Enrollment

by Rajesh Ponnurangam on September 20, 2016 No comments

Find out how Group Health Cooperative, a Washington based nonprofit healthcare organization, designed a BusinessObjects Universe for Healthcare open enrollment using Information Design Tool.

Join Senior BO Consultant, Rajesh Ponnurangam, and Subhadra Ghosh, Group Health Care, as they discuss the project life cycle including the business use case, data warehouse design, data foundation and business layer design. The various BusinessObjects tools that consume this new universe and their impact on the universe design will also be discussed.

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Rajesh PonnurangamHow Group Healthcare Cooperative Designed a New IDT Universe for Open Enrollment

The Advantages of IDT Over UDT

by Rajesh Ponnurangam on April 19, 2016 No comments

The Information Design Tools or IDT is a new semantic layer modeling tool from SAP. But the Universe Design Tool or UDT is still supported and delivered as part of BI Client tools. Join expert, Rajesh Ponnurangam, as he discusses and demonstrates: The advantages of using IDT versus UDT, new features and benefits in creating an IDT UNX Universe, what to do with old UNV universes, and the steps to creating an IDT universe.

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Rajesh PonnurangamThe Advantages of IDT Over UDT

Creating Universes With The New IDT!

by Michael Ward on December 15, 2015 2 comments

Join us as we explore the depths of Information Design Tool with Business Intelligence expert, Steve Thatcher. Steve will demonstrate the building of universes with the latest version of IDT. This session will also showcase how to define a project, how to set up the initial connections, creating the data foundation layer, building a business layer, and publishing the universe.

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Michael WardCreating Universes With The New IDT!

Information Design for Dashboards

by Mel Sheppard on October 6, 2015 1 comment

Anyone can build a dashboard. There are plenty of tools on the market that enable you to connect to virtually any data source, and with just a few clicks present information inside one or more data visualizations. However, in order to really effectively communicate information in this way, it pays to understand the important role that design plays in our ability to interpret this information.

Expert Developer and Dashboard Designer, Mel Sheppard will share examples of good and bad informationdesign and discuss how attributes such as color, weight, scale and grouping affect our perception. You will also learn the importance of selecting the right chart and leave equipped the skills/tools you need to pick the right chart/visualization for your dashboard.

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Mel SheppardInformation Design for Dashboards