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A Q&A with Dashboards in SAP BI

After returning from the SAPInsider BI2015 event in Las Vegas, I wrote a blog on my personal experiences from the perspective of a presenter, sponsor and exhibitor.  275 more words


SAP BPC 7.5 Lessons Learned

At a previous customer they replaced an end-of-life solution (SRC) with BPC (Business Planning and Consolidation) 7.5 for their budgeting processes.  The SRC solution had been end-of-lifed triggering the need for a new solution. 569 more words


Creating a 4.1 Webi doc from a personal file

Webi in a web browser:

  • In order to create a Webi report from an Excel file you need to be using the Java report builder, it is not available through the HTML report builder…
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SQL Server Native Client & OS Support

Useful link: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc280356.aspx

Table from this site:

The following table lists which operating systems support SQL Server Native Client.

SQL Server Native Client version Supported operating systems SQL Server Native Client (SQL Server 2005) … 117 more words


My favorite "What's New" feature of SAP BusinessObjects 4.1 SP5

This posting is a little “late to the press” but I thought I would follow tradition and post a what’s new for SAP BusinessObjects 4.1 SP5. 427 more words

SAP BusinessObjects 4.1

BI4 Increase Time Outs

1 .BI Launchpad

Default session time out = 20 minutes.

Change session setting in web.xml file
Go to \SAP BusinessObjects\tomcat\webapps\BOE\WEB-INF
Open web.xml file and search for the following:<session-timeout>20</session-timeout> 109 more words


BI 4.1 Top Level User Preferences

To allow a user to see the “Preferences” link in BI launchpad and also to reset their password the following permissions should be set at Users & Groups -> Manage -> Top Level Security -> All Users: