BEx Training – Extended BW Query Designer

BEx Training – Extended BW Query Designer

BW201 – Extended Business Warehouse Training for BEx Query Designer

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This five-day training course is an extended version of the three-day BW101 BEx Query Designer course. It is designed to give a broader and more detailed insight into reporting using the Business Explorer Query Designer within SAP Business Warehouse. The course will equip you through a series of practical sessions with the knowledge of how to create query definitions and make them available for OLAP analysis. You do not need to have prior experience of the BEx Query Designer to succeed on this course, but it is recommended you have some knowledge of data warehousing.

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Extended BEx Query Designer Content:

Duration: 5 days

Data Warehousing

  • ERP Application course
  • Describing Data Warehousing
  • Describing Data Warehouse Architecture
  • Using Reporting Tools

Navigation Options in Reports

  • Using the Navigation Options in Reports
  • Saving Analysis Views

Simple Queries

  • Creating Simple Queries
  • Finding a Query
  • Filtering Query Definition Data
  • Configuring Query Properties

Key Figures and Structures in Queries

  • Creating Restricted Key Figures
  • Creating Calculated Key Figures
  • Creating a New Formula with Boolean Operators
  • Configuring Properties of Key Figures
  • Using Exception and Nested Exception Aggregation

Queries with Multiple Structures

  • Creating Structures
  • Resolving Formula Collision
  • Designing Detailed Queries with the Cell Editor

Characteristics and Hierarchies in Queries

  • Configuring the Properties of Characteristics
  • Running Display and Navigation Attribute Queries
  • Adding Hierarchies to Reports
  • Adding External Hierarchies to a Report
  • Using Hierarchies and Structures
  • Creating External Hierarchies

Variables in Queries

  • Using Variables
  • Creating Characteristic Value and Text Variables in Queries
  • Creating Hierarchy and Hierarchy Node Variables in Queries
  • Creating Formula Variables in Queries
  • Activating Business Content Variables

Exceptions and Conditions in Queries

  • Creating Exceptions in Query Design
  • Creating Conditions in Query Design

Report-Report Interface

  • Using the Report-Report Interface

Query Performance Optimization

  • Optimizing Query Performance
  • Configuring Query Read Mode
  • Use Performance Monitoring Tools

Queries Management and Authorizations Overview

  • Managing Query Objects
  • Describing Authorizations

Reporting Options

  • Outlining Reporting Options for SAP NetWeaver BW

Extended BEx Query Designer Goals:

By the end of the five day course, delegates will be able to:

  • Create queries in BEx Query Designer
  • Use advanced query functions
  • Perform OLAP analysis

Extended BEx Query Designer Prerequisites:

Some experience of data warehousing is preferable before attending this BW training.

Advanced BEx Query Designer Audience:

This BEx training is relevant for a number of job titles and positions, including (but not limited to) Business Analysts, Application Consultants, technology consultants and business process owners.

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