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Matthew Shaw

SAP BusinessObjects Universes can be acquired by SAP Analytics Cloud as well as connected to in a ‘live’ means. When connecting ‘live’ the data stays on-premise and only metadata is uploaded into the Cloud. You

Connecting the on-premise world to the cloud presents many questions and sometimes a picture is the best way to provide an answer. This is why I’ve published architecture diagrams and process flow diagrams for SAP

Lumira 2 saw Lumira 1.x and Design Studio 1.x converge into a single technology. These two different technologies had their own BI Platform service and utilised other services on the BI Platform in a different

Once Lumira 2 has been installed there are limitations to when old content, from both Design Studio 1.x and Lumira 1.x, can be promoted. This blog shares what is supported and will enable you to

In my blog about updating to BI 4.2 Support Pack 4, I mention there is a gotcha caused by the crypto libraries being updated. This means that you have to update your server and clients

In this blog, I talk about the SAP BI Platform auditing performance in terms of getting the audit events into the Auditing database. I share how you can gain an insight into any delay and

If you’re updating your SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform to Lumira 2.x then you’ll have a few questions about the various server Add-ons. This blog provides a high-level view of the steps you need to follow

A user in SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform can be either a ‘Concurrent User’ or a ‘Named User’ The license applied will determine if you can define users of each type. Users that are of the

Updating the SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform might well appear to be complex, however, there’s a few simple rules that you need to follow to ensure success. 1. Update Server software before Client software All server

This blog addresses two common questions with regards to modelling data in SAP Analytics Cloud based off csv/xlsx file data. How do you schedule file uploads into the SAP Analytics Cloud? How you do upload