SAP BusinessObjects Lumira

Migration of SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio 1.6 reports to SAP Lumira Designer

Applies to: SAP Lumira discovery 2.0 with SAP Lumira Designer 2.0 version.   Summary: This blog gives a detailed broader picture on how to migrate the SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio 1.6 reports to SAP  Lumira Designer.   Created on: 30th Nov 2017.   Prerequisites:  SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio version should be on 1.6.   Migration Procedure: Step1: Launch SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio application and open the dashboard and ensure application is in …

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Top 10 Tweets from @CRnAnalysisTips in Oct 2017

The following is a list of top 10 tweets from crnanalysistips for the month of October 2017:   SAP Note: 2465894 SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 – Release Schedule #SAPLumira [NOTE SP03 is Nov 13 – tentative(!)]    Blog: The New Crosstab in #SAPLumira Discovery #visualbi    KBA 2531627 – #SAPLumira Server for BI Platform 1.31.x un-installation failed    Lumira 2.0 and Citrix = NO GO! KBA 2491452 – Installing Lumira Desktop on …

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Female Victims in Australia Matters? Using SAP Lumira

Female Victims in Australia Matters? By Makara Vann (s4580349) & Luiz Antonio Lima Passos (s4580417)   Introduction We [Makara & Luiz] are Master students of Business (Enterprise Resource Planning System) at Victoria University (Sydney campus). This is a storytelling which is done to partially fulfil the course requirements for ‘Business Analytics’ through the utilisation of SAP BusinessObject Lumira. We would like to extend our great appreciation to our tutor, Mr. …

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Making your Location Analytics strategy in SAP BI a success

Hi fellow readers. Two years ago, Gartner placed Location Analytics under the spotlight: « Analytic and information leaders should focus on leveraging geospatial and location intelligence to meet demand for location-referenced information analytics. BI and analytic use cases can instantly benefit from leveraging location and new business processes via the Internet of Things »(1). Two years later, the above statement has never been more true than today. With the quick …

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SAP Lumira 2.0 – Designer – Composites

SAP Lumira Designer – Composites In this blog, I would like to introduce and explain about Composites which is newly introduced in Lumira 2.0 . Composites can be considered as an “app within an app”. Composites are components, which are similar to SDK components, but composites can be created by an application designer itself. Composites are available for usage only in the SAP Lumira Documents mode (A new preferred Start …

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Consuming SAP S/4HANA OData Service in SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 Discovery

Summary: SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 has been released recently. This blog shows how OData services from SAP S/4HANA CDS Views can be consumed by the Lumira 2.0 Discovery. Software used: 1. SAP S/4HANA 1610 FP02 on-premise Edition. 2. SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 Discovery (SP02). 3. SAP HANA Studio 2.3.8 1. The OData Service As you may know, S/4HANA CDS views can be exposed as OData services with the notation @Data.publish:true. …

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Consume SAP S/4HANA CDS Views with SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 Discovery

Abstract: as part of the S/4HANA embedded analytics, a set of CDS views is delivered with S/4HANA. This blog is to show how to consume S/4HANA CDS views with Lumira 2.0 Discovery. The CDS view “C_SALESANALYTICSQRY_CDS” (SD KPIs Query) is used as an example. Software used: 1. SAP S/4HANA 1610 FP02 on-premise Edition. 2. SAP BusinessObjects Lumira 2.0 Discovery (SP02). 1. S/4HANA CDS View First, let’s take a look at the …

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Lumira 2.0 Designer Highlights – Composites (part 2)

Last time, we took a high-level view of composites in Lumira 2.0 Designer.  Now we’ll construct a basic, reusable composite.  It will be a chart, which brings its data connection along for the ride.  Perhaps you re-use connections to certain data sources over and over in your apps, in which case something like this is a time saver.  In principle, you could add a chart picker, filter component into the …

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Lumira 2.0 Designer Highlights – Composites (part 1)

If you create a story in SAP Lumira 2.0 Discovery, then open that same document in SAP Lumira 2.0 Designer and create a new application, you may notice something.  The story that you created in Discovery is available in the Components palette. Yes, the story that you created in Discovery is available as a “component” and you can drop it right into the app. You might notice something else too.  …

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SAP Lumira 2.0 Server Component Installation Paths

Let’s take a quick look at some of the things to keep in mind when upgrading/installing the SAP Lumira Server for BI Platform 2.0 SP02.  I will try to answer some of the common questions that come with this new upgrade as well as some of the things to keep an eye out for. August 16, 2017 marked the release of Lumira 2.0 SP02 for general availability.  As usual, I promptly …

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