BusinessObjects Universe Designer Training – Advanced

BusinessObjects Universe Designer Training – Advanced

Advanced training for SAP BusinessObjects Universe Designer XI 3.0/3.1

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This training course is designed for those who are experienced in designing universes with BusinessObjects Universe Design XI 3.0/3.1 and would like to further their skills to the advanced level. Building on the knowledge attained in the Universe Design Beginner course, delegates will dive deeper into the complex capabilities of the software – in particular using alternative data sources.

By the end of the two days you will be able to create Universes that are highly responsive, secure and intricate. Maximise the capability of the BusinessObjects Universe Designer software to best meet your reporting requirements.

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Universe Design Training – Advanced Content:

Duration: 2 days

Recap of Universe Design Concepts

  • Use your Universe Design and BusinessObjects Universe Designer knowledge to solve business Problems
  • Define the course Universe, database data, and structure

Working with Aggregate Awareness

  • Define aggregate awareness
  • Apply aggregate awareness to objects

Designing Advanced Objects

  • Combine database functions in objects
  • Build relative date-time objects

Creating Complex Predefined Conditions, LOVs, and Joins

  • Create complex predefined conditions
  • Work with advanced LOVs
  • Work with advanced join syntaxes

Securing Universes

  • Define connection and user credential Parameters
  • Work with Central Management Server (CMS) Universe Security
  • Work with table mapping

Implementing Universe Life Cycle Management

  • Move content from development to production

Maintaining and Optimizing Universes

  • Optimize universes
  • Apply foreign key index awareness
  • Apply best practices for Universe Design

Creating Universes from Other Data Sources

  • Build a universe from an XML metadata file
  • Create stored procedure and JavaBeans universes
  • Work with OLAP universes

Universe Design Training – Advanced Goals:

By the end of the two-day course delegates will have gaine the detailed knowledge and comprehensive skills required to design universes in BusinessObjects Universe Designer.

The business benefit of this course is that you will learn best-practice methodology for creating universes that respond to your reporting requirements.

With well-executed universes, business users and report designers will be able to create reports without having any knowledge of the underlying data source or structure.

Universe Design Training – Advanced Prerequisites:

In order to be successful on this advanced course, you must have attended the following courses:

  • BOU310 BusinessObjects Universe Design Training – Beginner
  • BOW310 BusinessObjects Web Intelligence XIR3: Report Design.

The following competencies are also recommended:

  • Working knowledge of SQL and relational database management systems structures and concepts
  • Experience with the BusinessObjects Central Management Console

Universe Design Training – Advanced Audience:

This advanced training course is particularly relevant for universe designers who are highly experienced in using BusinessObjects Designer.


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