6422: BI on a Budget: 8 Free Tools to Better Manage SAP BusinessObjects

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    While many (and some fairly expensive) 3rd party tools help BI administrators, architects and report developers bring agility into their day-to-day operations by extending out-of-the-box capabilities of the SAP BusinessObjects platform - others just need a quick fix or short-term solution to a time-consuming problem.  Although these tools may be inaccessible due to funding or other reasons, the issues they aim to solve  (bulk Webi dataprovider remapping, bulk Crystal Report Logon remapping) remain problematic, chewing away at vital resources and crippling business operations. Luckily, there are 100% free alternatives to get you past these hurdles.

     

    Join us as we take you through a tour of the best, free time-saving sanity-restoring tools, tips and tricks available for the SAP BI4 ecosytem including:

     

    • Bulk Web Intelligence datasource remapper

    • CMS realtime reporting universe

    • Universe (UNV, UNX) comparison

    • Crystal Logon remapping