The authors of »Data Federation with Multisource Universes in SAP BusinessObjects BI«

Christian Ah-Soon

Christian Ah-Soon has worked for SAP BusinessObjects BI for 13 years as a program manager in areas such as administration, security, internationalization, and installation. Christian holds a Ph.D. in computer science and graduated from TELECOM Nancy.

Didier Mazoué

Didier Mazoué works for SAP as a member of the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform team, where he is the product owner for the semantic layer. He has years of experience with the SAP BusinessObjects BI product offerings.

Pierpaolo Vezzosi

Pierpaolo Vezzosi has worked with the SAP BusinessObjects BI toolset since 2000, with focus on the semantic layer and the Information Design Tool. He is currently the director of product management in the SAP Advanced Analytics organization.

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    SAP BusinessObjects BI Security

    Christian Ah-Soon, David François Gonzalez

    562 pages

    "Don't talk to strangers"—if only data security policies were this easy. Learn to keep your SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence data truly safe from unauthorized actions with this comprehensive guide. Begin with security basics and work your way to advanced concepts; More about the book

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    • Keep your system secure by mastering functional and data security
    • Understand how to define a rights model and secure universes
    • Configure authentication with external systems such as SAP BW, LDAP, and Active Directory

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    Universe Design with SAP BusinessObjects BI
    The Comprehensive Guide

    Christian Ah-Soon, Didier Mazoué, Pierpaolo Vezzosi

    729 pages, hardcover

    This is your comprehensive resource on IDT and universe design! From universe creation to universe publication, get the step-by-step instructions you need to create the building blocks of reports for Webi, Dashboards, and more. Learn to build single- and multisource More about the book

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    • Everything you need to know about the new Information Design Tool and UNX universes
    • Explore step-by-step universe design, from connecting to different data sources, to creating data foundations, to building business layers
    • Compare and convert UNV to UNX universes

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    Getting Started with SAP Lumira

    Christian Ah-Soon, Peter Snowdon

    540 pages, hardcover

    Take your data viz up a notch with SAP Lumira! In this book, get the whole story on using SAP Lumira to create compelling infographics, storyboards, and more. Learn how to access and query data sources, create new objects, export More about the book

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    • Learn how to model and visualize data to tell a story
    • Explore the entire design process, from accessing data sources to using the SDK
    • Find out your options for deployment, installation, and configuration

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    Predictive Modeling with Automated Analytics/SAP Predictive Analytics 2.x

    Pierpaolo Vezzosi, Gaëtan Saulnier

    107 pages

    Predictive analysis can be an invaluable asset in the business world—as long as you know how to use it. Luckily, the Automated Analytics module of SAP Predictive Analytics is here to help. Learn to harness this tool, from correctly setting More about the book

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    • Find out how Automated Analytics (formerly known as SAP InfiniteInsight) streamlines your predictive analytics processes
    • Learn to improve your analysis by correctly configuring the input data sets
    • Build regression/classification, time series analysis, clustering, and recommendation models