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Business Objects Security Basics

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

As you all know, beginning BOE 3.1, SAP introduced tier based security in Business Objects; applying rights based on Classes and Subclasses. This is a very useful addition that made all of us Admins’ lives easier. I’m gonna show you guys the effects of applying a particular right to Class vs Subclass. We could have […]

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Input Controls in Business Objects

| March 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Topic: Input Controls introin Web Intelligence reports of Business Objects XIR 3.1 and how you can create Xcelsius like Dashboards with Input Controls! Video walkthrough: Traditionally until 3.1, we had to ability to add Query Filters and in report Report Filters to see partial or granular data. For example, if users asked for the ability to […]

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MicroStrategy offering Free Classes around the Globe

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

is a well known BI platform. They are offering few introductory classes from January 31st, 2012 to March 30th, 2012 in many places throughout the USA and across many other countries including Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States. Try one […]

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Tableau 7 World Tour sign up

| December 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tableau is a very smart Business Intelligence Dashboard and Analytics application that connects to all your data sources and displays the data in a very visually appealing fashion; much like Xcelsius. Tableau allows users to publish and collaborate content with others including dashboards, interactive reports, charts, what if analysis and more on your intranet or […]

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Globally change user preferences in BO 3.1

| December 10, 2011 | 2 Comments

Topic: How to globally change users’ preferences in Business Objects 3.1When we log into Business Objects 3.1 Infoview, by default we are brought to the Navigate/Personalize window. Then from here we need to click on Document List, My Favorites and so on, to go where we need to go. So, if a user belongs to Accounting […]

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Register for SAP "ALWAYS ON" Weekly Webinars

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

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SQL Basics in 30 Minutes – Part 3

| April 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Topic: SQL Basics in 30 Minutes – Part 3: Views and Stored Procedures.  Views, just like the word word itself, is a part of a whole. Look at the image on the left. You can see a partial ‘view’ of the earth. You don’t see the rest of the earth, though it exists. Just like that, […]

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50 Percent off all SAP Certification Exams

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Stand out with SAP certification 50% off before June 30 2011 There’s nothing like SAP certification to give you prestige in the business world.With a 50% discount on all exams till June 30, now is the time take your career to new heights. SAP certification shows that you’re a cut above the competition.People who are […]

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How to Migrate Personal Folders in BO

| March 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Video (slideshow) walkthrough: How to migrate specific User Folders (BO XIR2) or Personal Folders (BO 3.1 +) using Import Wizard. Topics Covered: 1) Creating custom group and assigning desired users to the custom group 2) Migrating using Import Wizard A problem I faced when migrating from XIR2 to 3.1 is that when I wanted to migrate specific […]

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SQL Basics in 30 Minutes – Part 2

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Topic: SQL Basics in 30 Minutes – Part 2: We’ll dive into CREATE command. We’ll ‘Create’ Tables, Temp Tables, Table Variables and Variables. We are going to ‘Insert’ data into this table (INSERT INTO) and we’ll occasionally ‘DROP’ the tables. Advertisement: Buy SQL Books from

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