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SAP BusinessObjects BI Security







562 pages, , Print edition
ISBN 978-1-59229-437-4
562 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-59229-627-9
562 pages, , Print edition
E-book formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-59229-628-6
"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; along the way, you’ll explore functional and data security, define a rights model, and secure data sources and universes. Step-by-step instructions ensure that you can implement important security techniques in your administration and design work.
  • 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
About the Book About the E-book 562 pages, hardcover, 1.75 in. 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. E-book in full color. PDF (16.6 MB), EPUB (24.9 MB), and MOBI file (37 MB) for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. Best Practices Unveiled

    Implement a security system that is easy to understand, use, and enhance by using basic workflows.

  2. Rights Framework

    Put the rights framework to work for you using group and folder inheritance and custom access levels.

  3. Specific Rights

    Explore the specific rights of system and content objects stored in the CMS repository, as well as applications.

  4. SAP NetWeaver BW, LDAP, and Active Directory

    Learn how to secure your SAP BusinessObjects BI system using external authentication systems and data sources.

Highlights include:

  • SAP NetWeaver BW, LDAP, and Active Directory authentication
  • Single sign-on
  • Rights framework and inheritance model
  • Access levels
  • General and specific rights
  • Secured connections
  • Universe security
  • Access restriction
  • Data and business security profile
  • Scheduling, publications, and personalization profile
»Keep your data safe.«

Christian Ah-Soon has worked for SAP BusinessObjects for 13 years as a program manager on areas like administration, security, internationalization, and installation.

David François Gonzalez is an SAP BusinessObjects product expert engineer with the research and development group based in France.

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