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Lumira Live: May Edition

May 2014


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Missed BI 2014? Watch “Creating the Innovation Factory” Keynote” with Steve Lucas, President, SAP Platform Solutions, and see an SAP Lumira demo that includes infographics and visualizations in the cloud.

BI 2014 Keynote – World Premiere of Infographics with Lumira. SAP changes the game in data visualization with its new infographic functionality in SAP Lumira software. In this blog,Tammy Powlas recaps the introduction to this new functionality at BI 2014. You can also find a summary of another BI 2014 session on self-service data discovery for business users and analysts using SAP Lumira.

SAP Lumira helps San Jose Sharks with Hockey Strategy. Jonathan Becher explains how the hockey team is going from managing by gut to managing by gut with data for better rapid insights. Watch this video and find out how SAP Lumira is able to give the San Jose Sharks an edge in the NHL playoffs.


  • Public visualization of SAP Lumira storyboards: See how you can publicly embed SAP Lumira storyboards into any other web page with SAP Lumira Cloud in this blog post.
  • Publishing stories to SAP Lumira Cloud: Get a quick example of creating and sharing storyboard with SAP Lumira. Read the blog post from this Analytics Practice Lead.
  • Visual chart extensions with SAP Lumira: In this video, Matt Lloyd from the SAP customer experience team explains how to create a customized bullet chart visual extension with SAP Lumira.
  • Developers: Learn how to use javascript libraries to enhance SAP Lumira with terrific geo-visualizations. Check out Lumira Geoextension with datamaps.js and topojson.js


/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/1_482084.jpgThe Art of Data Visualization: If you want to change someone’s mind or behavior, sometimes presenting the information in a visual format is the fastest way to engage.

/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/3_482085.jpgMarch Madness Predictions with SAP Lumira: SAP took a stab at taking home $1billion of Warren Buffet’s money by using SAP Predictive Analysis, SAP Lumira, and SAP InfiniteInsight to predict the outcomes of the NCAA tournament. Although no one is taking home the $1billion, the analysis correctly predicted 38 out of 48 overall games and 11 out of 16 Sweet Sixteen teams.

/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/2_482086.jpgCollege Basketball Analysis with SAP Lumira: Sweet Sixteen Predictions with SAP Lumira and SAP Predictive Analysis

/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/4_482087.jpgVisualizing and comparing Indian Premier top cricket batsmen: The 2014 Indian Premier Twenty20 season will begin soon in Abu Dhabi. With top players shuffling sides during an eventful auction, the Emirates should feature some exciting first matches before the tournament moves to the subcontinent. In this blog,Tom Flanagan explains how he used SAP HANA and SAP Lumira to quickly visualize and compare the top batmen from previous seasons.


March 24: BI 2014 – Orlando, FL

  • Track 4: Self-Service Data Discovery for Business Users and Analysts Using SAP Lumira


    • May 15: SAP Lumira Webinar – SAP Lumira Self-Service for Business User. Register here
    • May 21: SAP Lumira Webinar – Question and Answer. Register here
    • SAP Lumira Webinar Series: This series lets SAP customers, partners, and evangelists know what’s available now, what’s coming up, and how SAP Lumira is being used to gain insights and drive decisions with large and complex datasets. Register here



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