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Intuitive Report Filtering with Element Linking

by Roxanne Pittman on February 2, 2021 No comments

Setting up Element Linking in Webi Reports is easy and can greatly expand your on-report filtering options. From “dashboard” like menu selectors to chart “drilling”, this often overlooked functionality in Webi is a cool tool for the Webi report developer. This session will show creative ways of using Element Linking to drive decisions and expand insights in Web Intelligence.

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Roxanne PittmanIntuitive Report Filtering with Element Linking

Anything You Can Do in Webi 4.2, You can Do Better in Webi 4.3

by Samuel Polichouk on November 24, 2020 No comments

While you may have seen the dramatically different Webi 4.3 User Interface, you may not have seen or realized all the amazing things you can do with it.

This exciting, all-demo session will feature Samuel Polichouk from SAP France creating a really cool Webi report/dashboard in the latest Webi 4.2 and then creating the same report/dashboard in the all new Webi 4.3 so you can not only see how easy in can be done but also see the power of the new Webi 4.3.

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Samuel PolichoukAnything You Can Do in Webi 4.2, You can Do Better in Webi 4.3

Creating Webi Dashboards that Blow Your Socks off!

by Amy ONeel on October 13, 2020 2 comments

Taking inspiration from the 2020 Most Valuable Dashboard award winning dashboard, we will show some amazing techniques to creating dashboards in Web Intelligence.  This session will cover out the box Webi features as well as some third-party add-on components to make stunning visual dashboards.

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Amy ONeelCreating Webi Dashboards that Blow Your Socks off!

WAAD (Webi as a Dashboard)

by Alan Anolik on September 29, 2020 No comments

While Web Intelligence has been traditionally seen as a BI reporting tool, more and more organizations are using it to create amazing and effective dashboards.

This eye-opening session will take you on a step by step journey on how to take existing Web Intelligence reports and transform them into beautiful, intricate, and interactive dashboards using many of the new features and capabilities available in the latest BI 4.2 release. Including integration of data viz.

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Alan AnolikWAAD (Webi as a Dashboard)

The Dashboard Effect – Influencing Tomorrow’s Change

by John Zbyszinski on July 21, 2020 No comments

We have all seen dashboards built with Xcelsius, Custom Code, Webi, and even Tableau. We also have the resources to learn how to construct dashboards with these tools, but why should we build these dashboards? In this session, previous year IBIS Dashboard winners dashboards will be showcased explaining not how the dashboards were made, but how the dashboards actually promote Business Intelligence and make a difference. There will be a strong discussion using these examples to show the impact dashboards make in multiple settings.

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John ZbyszinskiThe Dashboard Effect – Influencing Tomorrow’s Change

Improving the User Experience with Copy in Your BI projects

by Claire Harris on July 7, 2020 No comments

Getting your copy/text right for your dashboards and reports is more important than you might think! choosing an effective visual is only half the battle. You need clear, concise communications to support your data and help convey your message/tell a story.

In this session we take a look at tips and tricks for clear communications, we show you when and where incorporating a tone of voice is important, and we call-out the key information you should include in your chart annotations. You will come away from this session with a better understanding of the level of control you have over how your information is consumed.

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Claire HarrisImproving the User Experience with Copy in Your BI projects

BusinessObjects vs Tableau: Relate with Reporting Requirements Part II

by Rajesh Ponnurangam on April 28, 2020 No comments

Tableau is one of the most popular tools for visualizations and interactive dashboards. But, how does Tableau handle analytical reporting to meet an organization’s business requirements. Join us and our BusinessObjects and Tableau expert Rajesh Ponnurangam, for part 2 of this webinar as he takes us through an interesting demo of comparing report development features, formulas and formatting guidelines of Web Intelligence with Tableau.

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We had multiple questions asking about using the Universe Connector with Tableau, so we put together a quick video demo so you can see how the tool works. The InfoBurst Tab Universe Connector allows users to connect to an SAP BusinessObjects Universe to retrieve data. The UNX Web Data Connector is an add-on to InfoBurst Tab - facilitating Tableau integration with SAP BusinessObjects.

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Rajesh PonnurangamBusinessObjects vs Tableau: Relate with Reporting Requirements Part II

Fun Formatting With Webi Workarounds

by Heather Rapetti on March 31, 2020 No comments

Standard Webi formatting does not always allow for the most dynamic reports, but there are many interesting features that can be leveraged to work around these limitations. In this course you will learn how to embed bars into table rows, automatically rank your table with input controls, dynamically position objects that shrink and grow, and add and remove table breaks with input controls.

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Heather RapettiFun Formatting With Webi Workarounds

BusinessObjects vs Tableau: Relate with Reporting Requirements

by Rajesh Ponnurangam on March 17, 2020 No comments

Tableau is one of the most popular tool for visualizations and interactive dashboards. But, how does Tableau handle analytical reporting to meet an organization’s business requirements. Join us and our BusinessObjects and Tableau expert Rajesh Ponnurangam, as he takes us through an interesting demo of comparing report development features, formulas and formatting guidelines of Web Intelligence with Tableau.

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Rajesh PonnurangamBusinessObjects vs Tableau: Relate with Reporting Requirements

No More Data Dumps! Data Analysis in Web Intelligence

by Amy ONeel on February 18, 2020 No comments

Rather than using Webi just to pull relevant data which is dumped into Excel, let this powerful tool aid in your analysis by creating pivot/cross tables, summarizing with breaks, sections and groups and using built in, easy to set up filters for easy-on-the-eyes reports. Join InfoSol’s Amy O’Neel in this webinar!

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Amy ONeelNo More Data Dumps! Data Analysis in Web Intelligence