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What is new in SAP Lumira 2.1 #ASUG Webcast #Reporting2017

This was covered in an ASUG webcast last week and parts of it at Reporting 2017.

On the ASUG side we did not have enough time to cover Lumira Designer; please register for the Lumira Designer 2.1 webcast here.  We did see a screen shot below:

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The commentary function is big, demo composites and samples are big too.  Scheduling is important.

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The legal disclaimer applies that things in the future are subject to change.

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What is new in Discovery is you can format input controls

Linked Analysis – click on “state” of a chart and it will impact other charts

Filter on measures is available

Forecasting is back

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Export to PDF includes WYSIWYG

BI4.2 SP05 includes support for unified viewer

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These features were quickly reviewed; first bullet – you don’t need the client version to create a new document (my read)

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Broadcasting is available and GDPR compliance for EMEA countries

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From Reporting 2017:

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SAP wants to replace BEx Web with the 2.1 release.

Customers have been waiting for commentary and broadcasting

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Lumira Designer 2.1 offers creating “composites at run time based on selection”

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Copy and pasting composites is planned for SAP Lumira 2.1

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Improved PDF export helps close the gaps between the older releases

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Forecasting is back in Lumira 2.1

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This was a common “ask” at Reporting 2017 – if this could happen in Lumira.

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Filtering by measures and customizing input controls were discussed in the ASUG webcast above, but the above figure provides more details.

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As you can see end to end analysis can be done with BW on the BI Launchpad.  There is a small note below that says “Both BW & HANA Live end to end workflow are not supported in new BILP” (source: SAP)

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Attendees at Reporting 2017 the other week were looking forward to seeing Scheduling and Broadcasting

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Attendees at Reporting 2017 were also looking forward to seeing the commentary features

 

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