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We can’t wait for you to join us on our Optimizing the management of BI4 & InfoBurst platforms at Albertsons/Safeway webinar!

Here’s what you need to do to get the most out of this live webinar:

STEP 1: Check your email inbox for your webinar confirmation email and unique access link (The email will come from “Bree-Anna Mustad / GoToWebinar”) You can also search your inbox for customercare@gotowebinar.com if you cannot find it.

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See you on Tuesday, June 12th at 10AM PT/1PM ET!

Let’s Speak BO Webinar: Optimizing the management of BI4 & InfoBurst platforms at Albertsons/Safeway

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Tuesday, June 12th at 10AM PT/1PM ET

Join us in a fascinating customer case study from Alberstons/Safeway as Evan Davies shares with us how this nation-wide organization optimized their BusinessObjects and InfoBurst investments. Being able to have a consolidated view across the activity of your BI4 and InfoBurst platforms can be challenging – however, having insight into both delivery platforms can provide major administration benefits.

This session will discuss how Albertsons/Safeway took a Business Intelligence approach to create an effective management strategy based upon joining the data generated by the BI 4 and InfoBurst applications into single reporting and analysis platform. Evan Davies will also explore all the aspects of the Business Intelligence solution; what it means to review analysis of audit data, Universe Design, the Business Intelligence content and more. This case study will also share with our attendees the best practices for Business Intelligence platform management. 

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Thanks for Registering for the A Crystal Migration to Cloud Case Study – The 4 Big Steps Webinar

Let's Speak BO Webinar Series: Bringing Together BO Users and Specialists Discussing Everything BusinessObjects

We can’t wait for you to join us on our A Crystal Migration to Cloud Case Study – The 4 Big Steps webinar!

Here’s what you need to do to get the most out of this live webinar:

STEP 1: Check your email inbox for your webinar confirmation email and unique access link (The email will come from “Bree-Anna Mustad / GoToWebinar”) You can also search your inbox for customercare@gotowebinar.com if you cannot find it.

STEP 2: Add this event to to your calendar using the link in the email above – it will contain your unique join link. Please do not share this link with anyone else.

STEP 3: Show up to the webinar 5-10 minutes early (we will send you a few reminder emails) and bring any questions you may have on queries and data providers! There will be time for Q&A in all of our Let’s Speak BO webinars.

See you on Tuesday, June 26th at 10AM PT/1PM ET!

Thanks for Registering for the Exceling it with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 Webinar

Let's Speak BO Webinar Series: Bringing Together BO Users and Specialists Discussing Everything BusinessObjects

We can’t wait for you to join us on our Exceling it with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 webinar!

Here’s what you need to do to get the most out of this live webinar:

STEP 1: Check your email inbox for your webinar confirmation email and unique access link (The email will come from “Bree-Anna Mustad / GoToWebinar”) You can also search your inbox for customercare@gotowebinar.com if you cannot find it.

STEP 2: Add this event to to your calendar using the link in the email above – it will contain your unique join link. Please do not share this link with anyone else.

STEP 3: Show up to the webinar 5-10 minutes early (we will send you a few reminder emails) and bring any questions you may have on queries and data providers! There will be time for Q&A in all of our Let’s Speak BO webinars.

See you on Tuesday, May 29th at 10AM PT/1PM ET!

Let’s Speak BO Webinar: A Crystal Migration to Cloud Case Study – The 4 Big Steps

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Tuesday, June 26th at 10AM PT/1PM ET

Join us and SAP BusinessObjects Senior Consultant, Rajesh Ponnurangam, as he takes us through a fascinating customer case study focused on a Crystal Reports Migration to the cloud. An Apparel Retailer recently migrated from Crystal Report Server 10 to Crystal Reports Server 4.2 (2016) . This webinar will cover the four major steps involved in a Crystal Server/BI 4.X upgrade process, namely :

1. Preparing for the upgrade
2. Installing the BI Platform on Amazon Cloud (AWS)
3. Using the Upgrade Management Tool (UMT)
4. Configuring and testing the new BI Platform

This session will be of great value for customers who are looking into BusinessObjects hosted in the cloud. Rajesh will showcase and discuss step by step instructions that are involved in migrating Crystal Reports content from Crystal Server 10 to Crystal Server 2016 hosted. AWS, being the cloud hosting provider for this case study, will also be discussed in detail.

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Let’s Speak BO Webinar: Exceling it with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2

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Tuesday, May 29th at 10AM PT/11AM AZ/1PM ET

Join us for a fascinating take on the variety of ways one can still utilize Excel files as a driving data source within Web Intelligence. Presented by Michael Ward, CTTS, this creative webinar will provide the user with a variety of ways Excel files can be used in reporting. Michael Ward will demonstrate and discuss how users of Webi can utilize Excel as a data provider, a bridge file when encountering incompatible format types, and use Excel as a dynamic filer file.

Join us for an in-depth look at how to properly import Excel files, where to store the Excel once its imported, and how to update an Excel file without breaking the Webi Document.

Michael Ward will also provide the audience with nice tips and techniques and open your eyes to the real power of an Excel file.

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We can’t wait for you to join us on our Ask the Web Intelligence Experts – Live Q&A and Discussion on Everything Webi webinar!

Here’s what you need to do to get the most out of this live webinar:

STEP 1: Check your email inbox for your webinar confirmation email and unique access link (The email will come from “Bree-Anna Mustad / GoToWebinar”) You can also search your inbox for customercare@gotowebinar.com if you cannot find it.

STEP 2: Add this event to to your calendar using the link in the email above – it will contain your unique join link. Please do not share this link with anyone else.

STEP 3: Show up to the webinar 5-10 minutes early (we will send you a few reminder emails) and bring any questions you may have on queries and data providers! There will be time for Q&A in all of our Let’s Speak BO webinars.

See you on Tuesday, May 15th at 10AM PT/1PM ET!

Thanks for Registering for the What’s New in SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2 SP5 Webinar

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We can’t wait for you to join us on our the What’s New in SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2 SP5? webinar!

Here’s what you need to do to get the most out of this live webinar:

STEP 1: Check your email inbox for your webinar confirmation email and unique access link (The email will come from “Bree-Anna Mustad / GoToWebinar”) You can also search your inbox for customercare@gotowebinar.com if you cannot find it.

STEP 2: Add this event to to your calendar using the link in the email above – it will contain your unique join link. Please do not share this link with anyone else.

STEP 3: Show up to the webinar 5-10 minutes early (we will send you a few reminder emails) and bring any questions you may have on queries and data providers! There will be time for Q&A in all of our Let’s Speak BO webinars.

See you on Tuesday, April 3rd at 10AM PT/1PM ET!

Pittsburgh BusinessObjects User Group Meeting – April 12, 2018

The next Pittsburgh BusinessObjects User Group Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the University of Pittsburgh, PA. The meeting will be co-located with the ASUG Pittsburgh Chapter Meeting and will include collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh Center for Supply Chain Management as well as the Katz School of Business.

If you would like to attend, please send an email to the event coordinators letting them know you would like to attend. You can ask to be signed up for updates on future meetings. Location and parking details can also be found on their website.

Location:

Aires in Penn Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Parking:  Free

Agenda:

08:30 – 08:50  Registration and Breakfast

08:50 – 09:00  Welcome & AnnouncementsTammy Datri

09:00 – 09:50  SAP BI Dashboards: Do you want to know what your options are and how you can effective engage your business?Raj Juttukonda, Right Angle Solutions, Inc.

Attend this presentation to distinguish the different capabilities of Dashboard Development Tools from SAP and determine the best tool for the job.  You will see dashboards created in Webi, Lumira 2.0 (Designer & Discovery) and be able to spot the differences.  Geared for Business and Technology Audience

09:50 – 10:00  Break

10:00 – 10:50 10 Steps to a Successful BusinessObjects Cloud Migration (AWS, Azure, SAP, Etc.)Bruno Masek, 360Suite

Increasingly, organizations are opting to move applications and data to the cloud. Done well, cloud migrations can yield numerous benefits, including lower costs, greater flexibility and enhanced disaster recovery. Done poorly, cloud migrations can reduce performance and put information at risk. 360Suite offers a set of solutions and recommends 10 steps to a successful BusinessObjects cloud migration.

10:50 – 11:00  Break

11:00 – 11:50  Tableau with BusinessObjects – Bright out the best of both worldsRajesh Ponnurangam, InfoSol

Hear about interesting case studies on how customers are integrating BusinessObjects and Tableau. Learn how to leverage existing universes and reports into both the Tableau Desktop and Tableau server while discovering the possibility of taking Web Intelligence report data and funneling it into Tableau Data Extracts (data source) and Tableau Workbooks (data visualization).

11:50 – 12:30  Lunch

12:30 – 01:20  BusinessObjects Administration:  Successful implementations automate things that they can, so they can focus on things that can’t be! StudioRaj Juttukonda, Right Angle Solutions, Inc.

Attend this presentation to see what you can automate and manage in your BusinessObjects Environment. Walk out of this presentation with out of the box (OOB) tools that can you leverage and grow your system. Created for Technology Audience

01:20 – 01:30  Break

01:30 – 02:20  SAP Ariba Success StoryJim LaManna, Ariba

Ariba’s journey from a 3.x environment on SQL to HANA and 4.2 How we use Transaction Cloud data on HANA and Webi, Explorer, Lumira and Design Studio.

02:20 – 02:30  Break

02:30 – 03:20  Fire up your FIORI LaunchpadRajesh Ponnurangam, InfoSol

Attend this session if you want to explore the sensational new features and navigation capabilities of the new FIORI BI Launchpad. This session will cover BI 4.2 SP05 FIORI features such as Web Intelligence interactive viewer, filters and report navigation, new charts and chart properties, custom elements and formulas. This will be a perfect session for end users and report designers who are excited to learn the new features and functions specific to FIORI.

03:20 – 03:30  Wrap-up and GiveawaysPGHBOUG Steering Committee

Thanks for Registering for the User-Specific Options in BusinessObjects Webinar

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See you on Tuesday, March 20th at 10AM PT/1PM ET!