Discovering the Newest Developments of SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2

Part 2 of the SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2 Q&A Series

August 11, 2016

The latest release of SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 provides users with some long-requested customer and partner innovations that greatly enhance the product’s ad hoc query and reporting capabilities and performance. So what are these new features, and how do you get started using them?

Read this live Q&A transcript for answers to questions around the new innovations and enhancements to SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2. In the one hour conversation, we covered key new processes designed to save your organization time and effort when upgrading to version 4.2. Get answers to pressing questions on all the new features of SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2, such as:

  • Can we build reports directly on SAP HANA analytical or calculated views?
  • What are the recommended paths to displaying WebI documents in external applications?
  • How will the upgrade affect my existing content (WebI and Crystal Reports, Dashboards, Lumira documents, and so on)?
  • We're looking to integrate WebI with SAP BW and SAP HANA. What are the connectivity options?
  • What would you suggest for migrating WebI reports from BO XI 3.1 to WebI 4.2?

Gregory Botticchio, Product Management, SAP
Pierpaolo Vessozi, Product Management, SAP
Members of the SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence product management and product development teams

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