What's New in Web Intelligence 4.0

by Andrea Haynes, Senior Editor, Financials and GRC, Wellesley Information Services

May 24, 2011

Ingo Hilgefort, director, solution management at SAP, says that new functionalities are available to you when you want to use hierarchies in combination with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0. He summarizes the new options in his article “Next Generation Self-Service Reporting with SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0." Among the enhancements for users are the following:

• SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0 is now able to leverage a direct data connection based on the BI Consumer Services (BICS) Interface without the mandatory step to create a Universe.
• SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0 delivers more hierarchical capabilities for end users. These new hierarchical capabilities include a hierarchical member selector, hierarchical prompting, hierarchical charting, and hierarchical navigation in the reports.
• SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0 also interoperability with the other products as part of the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform. SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence is able to act as a “target” when navigating from SAP BusinessObjects Explorer to an SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence report. SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence is able to open so-called Analysis Views created by SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for Microsoft Office and SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, OLAP edition.

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