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Creating Dashboards with SAP BusinessObjects

The Comprehensive Guide

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679 pages, 2nd, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-59229-410-7
679 pages, 2nd, updated and revised edition
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-59229-809-9
679 pages, 2nd, updated and revised edition , Print edition hardcover
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-59229-810-5
With this comprehensive guide to SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards, your job just got easier. Learn how to use the tool formerly known as Xcelsius to build effective, visually appealing dashboards that display crucial information in an easy-to-digest format. This is the reference both SAP and non-SAP users need to learn about all the features of SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards. With its fully illustrated content and detailed instructions, this one-stop guide is your ticket to becoming a Dashboards expert.
  • Create interactive dashboards with the tool previously known as Xcelsius
  • Understand how to use SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards in an SAP environment
  • Explore features such as Query Browser, sparkline chart, and universe connectivity
About the Book About the E-book 679 pages, hardcover, 1.75 in. Foreword by Mico Yuk. Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (Linotype Syntax 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. Source codes available for download. E-book in black and white, with full color screenshots available for download. PDF (15 MB), EPUB (28 MB), and MOBI file (57 MB) for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy & paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

Highlights include:

  1. SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards Basics

    Build a strong foundation by understanding the features, options, themes, and commands that are at your disposal, and benefit from comprehensive examples and practical exercises.

  2. Custom Options

    Tailor and enhance your dashboard by using SDK tools, data connectivity with options like SAP Crystal Reports and SAP BusinessObjects Live Office, and both SAP and non-SAP tools.

  3. Helpful Visualizations

    Benefit from numerous screenshots that show how different features will look in a dashboard (and view them in color in the online version!).

From the Contents:

  • UI components
  • Data and Universe connectivity
  • Query Browser
  • Sparkline chart
  • XML data
  • SAP NetWeaver BW Connection
  • Remote web service
  • Query as a Web Service
  • Drill down
  • Direct data binding
  • Custom components
»A dream come true for our Xcelsius Gurus community.«
Miko Yuk

Ray Li is a passionate business intelligence professional currently working for Lodestone Management Consultants, providing BI consulting services in the retail, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and insurance industries.

Evan DeLodder is a software engineer focused on applying cutting-edge technologies in the business intelligence and data visualization space.

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