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SAP BusinessObjects Resources


This document provides a list of help resources for users of SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform.

Product Documentation:

Formal SAP product documentation (i.e. user manuals, release notes, installation guides, administrator guide, developer SDK guides)

BI eLearning Tutorials:

These official product tutorials are designed to assist you in learning how to use SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) products.

Product Availability Matrix (PAM):

Here you can find details about SAP software product versions, including availability and end of maintenance dates, upgrade paths, and technical release information (database platforms, Java platforms, operating systems, and so on).

SAP BusinessObjects Pattern Books

Pattern Books provide detailed step by step instructions on how to deploy the SAP BusinessObjects BI platform into a real-world system landscape.

Best Practices for SAP BO BI 4.0 Adaptive Processing Servers

This whitepaper provides valuable information about how to properly configure the BI Platform's Adaptive Processing Server.

BI Sizing:

This site contains resources to help you properly size and deploy SAP BusinessObjects BI 4 in both production and non-production scenarios.

BI 4.0 Upgrade Resources

A collection of  resources useful to supporting BI 4.0 upgrade projects.

Product Roadmaps:

Product road maps describe how feature and function capabilities of an SAP product or technology are planned to progress over time.

SAP BusinessObjects Maintenance Schedule

Planned release schedule for upcoming Support Packages and Patches.

SAP Enterprise Support Academy

Expert Guided Implementation sessions, Meet the Expert sessions

Idea Place:

Influence the future direction of SAP products and solutions.  Submit and vote for your favorite ideas.

Sample SAP BusinessObjects 4.0 Auditing universes and reports

Support Policy Guide

Platforms and Technologies Support Policy Guide for SAP BusinessObjects Products

BI News:

Monthly BI Newsletter

Analytics Webinar Series

These webinars, presented by SAP analytics experts, partners and industry thought leaders, provide community members with up-to-date information about various analytics solutions from SAP, including Business Intelligence, Enterprise Information Management (EIM), Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC), Analytics in Industries and Lines of Business among others.

SAP Agreements

Access Software License Agreements (Clickwrap) and Software Use Rights Agreements

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