SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform Valuable Features

Paul Kellett
BI Practioner - Consultant at KIS Ltd
The common metadata environment means that the entire organisation has the same definition of core measures rather than these being derived in spreadsheets or specific reports. It also provides a structured data security model whereby a single report provides dedicated results to a given usage, such as a branch or department-based. For instance, the same report will provide a branch-specific result depending on the user's branch and can be common to multiple branches. Similarly, bursting enables provision of tailored static reporting to specific users or user groups that also includes data security. View full review »
Business Intelligence Functional Manager BU SAP at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The reporting is the most valuable aspect of the solution. The WebIntelligence Solution is the name of the reporting solution and it is very powerful. The solution offers very good features for broadcasting information or scheduling reports. You can schedule everything and make it very easy to disseminate by sending emails with a PDF or Excel. It's very quick and powerful. The solution's user security is extremely effective. You can profile very well. All the users and all the functionality is protected and that includes information and data segregation. The documentation provided is very, very good. There's so much available, that if you ever run into any issues and need a workaround, you have it right there to guide you. The solution offers good user management. View full review »
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Ive yet to find a bi tool that can match SAP’s offering, and Ive implemented all of them. View full review »
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