This blog is about overview of Lumira & New functionalities that are present in Lumira 2.0
Lumira Tool is used mainly to create stories, by using Lumira Tool BI reports can be depicted in the form of pie–charts or by using different charts and some story can be added to reports. Users who views those reports can understand in better way.
Installation of Lumira 2.0 is quite easy.
Lumira 2.0 (Latest Version)
Developers used Lumira Desktop for Lumira 1.0, where LS4BIP (Lumira Server for BI platform ) is a Add-on which need to be deployed on BI end.
- Lumira Discovery
- Lumira Designer
Lumira Discovery is same as Lumira Desktop, but it has got more new functionalities.
Design Studio integrated in Lumira 2.0 and named it as Lumira Designer.
Add-on’s Required on BI End:
Lumira Server for BI platform 2.0
why LS4BIP Add-on?
It adds required Lumira services to BI Platform.
- Lumira Server is Added into Servers area in BI platform
- In Applications–> SAP Business objects Lumira (we can modify settings related to Lumira in BI environment)
If LS4BIP is not properly Installed, above services may get missed and we can not view Lumira Reports.
LS4BIP provides View and Publishing Capability to Lumira Reports
Type of Lumira Document is (LUMX)
Functionalities in Lumira Discovery:
- SAP BW Live Data
- SAP Hana Live Data
we can directly connect to BW/Hana and Fetch Live Data and can be viewed in the form of Charts.
Lumira Discovery has been designed as a user friendly tool.
Different SAP SQL Drivers Added:
- SAP HANA Vora
- SAP Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence
Installation of SQL Drivers is Easy
Go to Preferences–>SQL Drivers–>Select Drivers and Click Install
we can also Export our Lumira report into PDF format.
- Export Data to PDF
- Merging of Data sets
- Fx–> cerate calculations
Tight Integration is made between Lumira Discovery and Lumira Designer, reports which are created in Discovery can be moved to Designer and there developer can develop or refine data.