With the new support pack for 4.1, Web Intelligence has gotten some new features added to its existing functionality. Here is a quick summary of what is new. New Features Formatting data series option for individual data points in a chart (excludes box plot, tag cloud, and waterfall charts) Data alignment for data labels within […]
SAP released Support Package 2 for BusinessObjects 4.1 on Friday. The new release includes support for Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1, as well as a few others. This version will also support the upcoming Data Services/Information Steward 4.2 SP1, which is slated for release in December. As always, Support Package 2 is a a roll-up […]
This week, we continue with the rest of the options for Lighting and Shadow Effect choices for Charts in Web Intelligence, and primarily focus on options of Real Lighting, Complex Shadows, Real Lighting and Complex Shadows, and Image Embossed with real lighting and complex shadows. For this exercise we have used a Column Chart. This […]
SAP released Support Package 8 for BusinessObjects 4.0 last week. It looks like this release is strictly a roll-up of past fixes and includes fixes from the following packages: Support Package 7 Patch 7.1 – 7.2 Patch 6.3 – 6.6 Patch 5.10 – 5.14 For more information on Support Package 8, check out the Release Notes available […]
In SAP Business Objects 4.x Web Intelligence the Charting Engine has been enhanced and comes with many new chart types and customizable properties. We can format the chart type at a high level to use three styles namely Normal Style, Flashy Style and High Contrast Style. This can be chosen from Drop Down List of Chart […]
During our presentation at the annual ASUG SAP BusinessObjects User Conference, we had some questions from the session attendees that asked about administration of the multi-source universes. To elaborate on the answers that were given at the conference, here is a quick overview of the tool that can help your companies SAP BusinessObjects Administrators maintain and monitor their multi-source universes.
The big news out of the ASUG BusinessObjects User Conference was that SAP BusinessObjects 4.1 SP1 was now available. We set up this release in our lab and checked out some of the new cool features that are included. Web Intelligence Customization My favorite new feature is the ability to customize the Web Intelligence viewer […]
My colleague Mike Allison and I just returned from a week in sunny Southern California where we attended the ASUG SAP BusinessObjects User Conference in Anaheim. This was our first visit to this conference and we had the privilege of speaking for the first time there as well. Our presentation “Combining Disparate Data Sources for […]