North Carolina (Raleigh) BusinessObjects User Group Meeting – February 26

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You are personally invited to join us at the next information packed North Carolina (Raleigh) BusinessObjects Users Meeting on Friday, February 26, 2016, 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.



1201 Edwards Mill Rd,
Suite 201
Raleigh, NC 27607

Free Parking


8:30 – 9:00 am Registration (Free Breakfast Provided)

8:45 – 9:00 am Introduction 

9:00 – 10:00 am Limitless Business Intelligence –Let’s Speak BO – Paul Grill, InfoSol Inc.

There are many good reasons why SAP BusinessObjects is still the best BI suite on the planet. Most notably is the totally amazing and limitless business intelligence application that organizations are creating with it every day. Interestingly, many are finding that this can be done without making huge investments in new technology but by simply understanding and using the capabilities that exist in the core BO tools. This session will discuss what has been happening with and around BusinessObjects in the last 12 months, show some truly Limitless Bi solutions using BO and explain why the “Let’s Speak BO” movement is on fire.

10:00 – 10:15am Break

10:15 – 11:30am What’s New in v4.1 SP 7 – Michael Ward, CTTS

This presentation will be a live demo highlighting the many new reporting features through v4.1 SP 7. It will include comparisons to what has changed from v3.1. Topics will be presented in a live demo.

11:30– 12:45 pm Lunch: On Your Own

12:45 – 1:30 pm Using BusinessObjects BI Solutions to Improve Supply Chain Management – Paul Grill, InfoSol Inc.

Business Intelligence is changing the way we look at every aspect of our business or operation. One area where it has enormous impact is Supply Chain Management.

This session will present and discuss three recent case studies of how using the BusinessObjects BI tools in supply chain management processes brought about remarkable positive change and results. This will include a global mining company that implemented a spend analytics solution resulting in tens of millions of dollars in annual savings.

1:30 – 2:30 pm Best Practices for Integrating Lumira into BusinessObjects Platform – Todd Wells, Kingfisher

Learn the best way to implement Lumira server for BI Platform to deliver the ultimate user experience while providing maximum governance and security. Make Lumira storyboards and datasets an integral part of your modern BI landscape.

02:30 – 2:45 pm Break

02:45 – 3:30 pm What’s new in the BusinessObjects 4.2 Release  Todd Wells, Kingfisher

The upcoming release of BusinessObjects offers some very exciting new functionality from User Commentary and Notification to advanced Mobile deployment options. Discover our top 5 features and how they can provide the best business value to your organization.

03:30 pm Wrap-up

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


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