Denver BusinessObjects Users Meeting – Wednesday, February 4, 2015

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Denver BOUG Meeting Feb. 4, 2015

You are personally invited to join us at the next information packed Denver BusinessObjects Users Meeting on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, hosted by Creative Technology & Training Solutions, APOS, Centigon and InfoSol Inc.  Attendance is free, however, we do ask that you register for count purposes.


Denver Federal Center

6th Avenue and Kippling Street, Bldg 25  Enter at Gate 1

Denver, CO 80225

Free Parking



8:30 – 9:00 am           Registration – Free Continental Breakfast Provided

8:45 – 9:00 am           Introduction

9:00 – 10:00 am         Streamlining & Accelerating Your Migration to SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.1 – Fred Walther, APOS

This session will provide an overview of key topics for planning and executing the migration to SAP BusinessObjects 4.1 platform.  This will include a discussion of the important phases of a successful migration, and considering those phases with respect to the complexities of specific customer migration experiences. Key learning points and best practices from customer migration experiences will be highlighted, as well as discussion of how those best practices and advanced technologies can be used to streamline and speed the migration process.

10:00 – 10:15 am          Break

10:15 – 11:30 am           Top 3 Cases for Location Intelligence and BIRyan Goodman,  Centigon Solutions

Top business cases and tips for injecting maps into your BI implementation. Extract knowledge taken from hundreds of customer stories and learn how to gather and transform requirements into amazing location intelligence solutions.

11:30 – 1:00 pm           Lunch:  On Your Own

01:00 – 2:00 pm         What to Expect When You Migrate to BI 4.1 – Amy O’Neel, InfoSol

2015 will be the year that a lot of BusinessObjects customers will migrate to the new BI 4.1 release. There is much that is new and there are choices to make in terms of migration and conversion options.

This session will outline the main differences, the key choices and some best practices and useful tips to help with this transition.

02:00 – 2:45 pm         Multiple Data Providers:  What’s New??? – Michael Ward, Creative Technology & Training Solutions

In this presentation you will learn how to add multiple data providers to your document.  Learn how to “merge” the dimensions in order to synchronize your data.   See what’s changed from earlier versions.

02:45 – 3:00 pm         Break

03:00 – 3:45 pm         Building The Data Foundation Layer – Michael Ward, Creative Technology & Training Solutions

This session will provide an in-depth look at building the critical Data Foundation Layer using the IDT.

3:45 pm                       Wrap-up

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Note:  This event is not sponsored by SAP or ASUG.  Presentations subject to change

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