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SABOC 2014 Training: Universe Design Tool to Information Design Tool (IDT) Part 2


Specialists currently building universes in Universe Design Tool that will be transitioning to the new  Information Design Tool in BI 4.1


Attendees should have a minimum of one year experience designing universes with Universe Design Tool and thorough knowledge of universe design concepts.  Attendees should also have a basic understanding of data warehouse concepts, SQL programming and SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence


This boot camp is designed to transition universe designers from Universe Design Tool (UDT) to SAP BusinessObjects Information Design Tool 4.1 (IDT) and learn some of the key new features in building a universe in IDT.  This will include Filters and Filter Types, Creating List of Values and securing a UNX.

Take Aways

  • Learn how to create filters and filter types in IDT
  • Learn how to create list of values in IDT
  • Learn how to secure a UNX in IDT


About jshields

John Shields started working for InfoSol in the summer of 2012 after graduating from Arizona State University with his bachelors degree in Computer Information Systems. He is passionate about web development and data visualization and has taken over the reigns as InfoSol's Champion of Web Presence. Outside of work he enjoys the outdoors and is an avid mountain biker and snowboarder.

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  1. I am interested in hearing of future classes like this one as I missed this. Please send me information regarding future offerings.

  2. David, InfoSol has a number of education boot-camp classes like this. The Information Design Tool (IDT) for Universe Designers boot-camp is at http://events.infosol.com/information-design-tool-idt-for-universe-designers/

    As an example, InfoSol offers classes in 4.1 Delta Training, BO Administration, BO Dashboards/Xcelsius, and Explorer/Lumira to name a few.

    Please goto http://events.infosol.com/businessobjects-training/ to learn more about our class offerings.

  3. I am looking to obtain some training with the new UNX universe tool(IDT). This is for personal business use.
    What is the cost for your SAP BO INFORMATION DESIGN TOOL (IDT) 4.0

    Also, it looks like it is online; that said, is it something that can be saved for future reference?


  4. Hey Joe,

    Sorry about the delay! You can check out our three IDT training offerings overviews and agendas to see if one the three fits what you are looking for training wise: http://events.infosol.com/universe-design-idt-training/

    The courses are led by a live instructor, so you will not be able to save the course delivery, but you will receive the course materials for future use. If you have any other questions feel free to contact us at 623-707-7600 Ext 116.

    Have a great day,


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