SAP Business Objects

When you need insights on-demand, as the mission unfolds, SAP Business Objects can deliver. SAP Business Objects provides easy, self-service access to decision-ready information, and allows you to discover and share in near real time. With flexible architecture, our analytics platform can support your growth from a few users to tens of thousands of users, and from a single tool to multiple tools and interfaces.

Functional Capabilities

Ad-Hoc Reporting and Analysis

Answer new and evolving mission questions with self-service ad-hoc reporting and analysis – on the Web, your desktop, or a mobile device.

  • Take advantage of easy-to-use BI reporting tools
  • Drill, slice-and-dice, and format information based on your business needs
  • Use simple drag-and-drop features to create interactive reports
  • Combine data from different sources to get answers to your business questions
  • Set-up data alerts so you are on top of the information that matters
  • Share trusted insights with mission partners

Multi-Dimensional Analysis

Perform analysis of multidimensional data sources in an intuitive Web-based environment, so you can quickly answer complex mission questions.

  • Uncover deep business insights without the help of a database administrator
  • Share business insights with peers in a fixed or interactive Web format
  • Run multidimensional analytics on one common business intelligence platform
  • Improve user adoption while optimizing the return on your IT investment

Technical Capabilities

  • SAP HANA as BI system repository and audit database
  • SAP HANA data access
  • Software development kits
  • Multiple servers running on one or more hosts and/or clusters for high performance, load balancing, and availability
  • Single sign-on (SSO) integration with LDAP, Kerberos, eTrust SiteMinder, and Windows AD
  • Universe semantic layer access to over 40 data sources
  • Support for SAP BW 7.x, SAP Business Suite, and SAP S/4HANA