An extension to SAP BusinessObjects that adds powerful scheduling capabilities and advanced report delivery options to your deployment.
Casting Director is an extension to the SAP BusinessObjects platform that provides dynamic scheduling capabilities and advanced delivery options and formats not available through the core platform.
A powerful addition to your SAP BusinessObjects deployment, Casting Director can help you:
Utilize any database to store your report scheduling information and maintain complex distribution schedules. Some clients even use Casting Director to build in-house report request applications.
Integrate Casting Director with you universes and easily create dynamic schedules to generate and send invoices, email monthly statements to customers, and much more!
Easily maintain departmental schedules in Microsoft Excel, upload to the repository, and Casting Director will automatically pick up the schedule file with each run.
Dynamically send copies of all refreshed reports to a network location for archiving, and to comply with regulatory and record-keeping requirements.
Don't need the entire report? With Casting Director you can specify which report tabs to export and deliver.
Don't know which report is which? Casting Director can rename your reports using date-time, prompt values, and even data from the report itself.
Aside from the standard report formats, we include several that aren't available directly in SAP BusinessObjects. Need a format that we don't have? It's easy to extend Casting Director with more options.
Still have a need for paper reports? Casting Director can print reports or specific report tabs to any network printer, anywhere in the world.
The inherent flexibility of Casting Director allows it to be used in a number of diverse ways. Here's how some of our client's are currently using Casting Director to streamline their reporting: