The authors of »SAP BusinessObjects BI Security«

Christian Ah-Soon

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

David François Gonzalez

David François Gonzalez is an SAP BusinessObjects product expert engineer with the research and development group based in France. David has worked for SAP BusinessObjects for 13 years, starting with the BusinessObjects V5 and the Supervisor product and later managing a team in charge of BusinessObjects V6 suite testing. David shifted to customer contact with XI R2 and XI 3.1, where he was in charge of customer environment replication. Four years ago, he started working very close to both the field and the customers, providing best practices and white papers on internal and external websites. Since then, he has participated in conferences such as Utilisateurs SAP Francophones and TechEd, and he regularly helps customers troubleshoot site problems and implement SAP BusinessObjects solutions.

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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

    from $69.99

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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

  • Cover of Getting Started with SAP Lumira
    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

    from $59.99

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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

  • Cover of Data Federation with Multisource Universes in SAP BusinessObjects BI
    Data Federation with Multisource Universes in SAP BusinessObjects BI

    Christian Ah-Soon, Didier Mazoué, Pierpaolo Vezzosi

    74 pages

    If you've got a galaxy of data, you know that sometimes a single-source universe just doesn't do the job. In this E-Bite, learn how to use the Information Design Tool to create multisource joins, derived tables, federated tables, pre- and More about the book

    $9.99

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    E-Bite
    • Create multisource joins and derived tables
    • Define federated tables, including mapping rules and pre- and post-filters
    • Explore examples of union, mixed source, and data quality scenarios