You are personally invited to join us at the next information packed Seattle BusinessObjects User Group meeting on Thursday, March 21, 2013, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm hosted by Creative Technology & Training Solutions and InfoSol Inc. Attendance is free, however; we do ask that you register for count purposes.
LocationGroup Health Cooperative
320 Westlake Ave N, Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98109-5233
Metered street parking or parking available under the building, $20 per day. Please check in at security desk when you enter the building.
8:30 – 9:00am Registration – Free Continental Breakfast Provided
9:00 – 10:15am Inspired Business Intelligence 2.0 – InfoSol
A whole new form of business intelligence has emerged – Inspired Business Intelligence.
While Business Intelligence looks at what is known to solve problems, Inspired Business Intelligence sees beyond what is known to discover amazing things. Inspired people generate inspired ideas and solutions that, in turn, inspire remarkable outcomes. Inspired Business Intelligence 2.0 is a collection of award winning BI applications developed using SAP BusinessObjects products that are sure to inspire you. They include BI dashboard and mobile solutions which will be demonstrated live.
10:15 – 10:30am Break
10:30 – 11:30am WebIntelligence™ 3.1 vs WebIntelligence 4.0 – Creative Technology & Training Solutions
An in-depth comparison of both what is similar and what is different between v3 and v4. Included in this presentation is an in-depth look at the Portal (BI Workspace), Query Panel, and Report Viewer. There will be a heavy concentration on the Report Viewer.
11:30 – 12:30pm Lunch: On Your Own
12:30 – 1:15 pm Write Back Dashboards – InfoSol
While Business Intelligence tools are traditionally read only, the amazing popularity and versatility of Xcelsius dashboards has led to some interesting applications where the dashboard is also used for data capture and input purposes. This session will demonstrate several real world case studies of companies that have developed and are using Xcelsius dashboards to capture information and write it back to databases. The possibilities for write back applications with Xcelsius create a whole new paradigm for business intelligence solutions.
1:15 – 2:00pm Advanced Cross Tables for WebIntelligence™ 4.0- Creative Technology & Training Solutions
This presentation will provide a look at the new charting functionality that is now part of v4.0. It will include an in-depth look at the new charting tool. It will also include a look at the new chart types that are now part of v4.0.
2:00 – 2:15 pm Break
2:15 – 3:15pm 2012 BI Mobile Landscape: What’s Real? – InfoSol
There are many mobile BI solutions choices – some leverage existing investments in BusinessObjects infrastructure and development, while others require completely new design and development. Some use streaming technology and render content on the mobile device without changes and some are developed natively for the mobile device taking full advantage of the device technology and integrating seamlessly with other native mobile applications. This session cuts through the marketing hype and shows the different mobile BI solution choices that are real and work with SAP BusinessObjects in action so you can compare them side by side.
3:15 – 4:00pm WebIntelligence 3.1 Rich Client Tips and Tricks – Creative Technology & Training Solutions
A live demo of the Webi Rich Client Reporting Tool. It will include how to use Rich Client to bring in personal data files, how to merge multiple data providers between universes and personal data files, and a section on tips and tricks for Webi Rich Client.
4:00 pm Wrap-up
Register at: firstname.lastname@example.org or (586) 677-8300.
Note: This event is not sponsored by SAP or ASUG. Presentations Subject To Change