SAP BusinessObjects Edge BI version with Data Management
Create stunning visualizations with a drag-and-drop interface: An
intuitive interface, including pre-built components and data
connectors, enables you to create dashboards connected to live company
data in days instead of months. Using various visual analytics, themes,
colors, and fonts, you can easily customize the look and feel of your
dashboards to fit your corporate standards.
Choose from a library of appealing and versatile components: Edge
BI includes an entire library of components that you can use to build
your own dashboards and visualizations. All the favorites such as
charts, gauges, maps, trend indicators and menus are there, plus many
Choose appealing and versatile components
addition, you can leverage Adobe Flex to create your own custom
visualization components and data connectors - or purchase third-party
components available from a number of developers.
BI dashboards and visualizations offer a variety of connectivity
options, including Edge BI universes, Live Office, web services, Adobe
LiveCycle Data Services, Microsoft Reporting Services, and more...
with point-and-click ease, you can easily create web services off your
existing databases transforming them into easy-to-understand, live
Edge BI dashboards and
visual models can be exported with one click to Microsoft
PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Adobe PDF, Adobe Flash,
and the web. Plus, visualizations are in Adobe Flash format allowing
application developers to easily embed live information into Web or
Edge BI includes a semantic layer
("universe") that resides between an organizations database and the
end-user, and acts as a business representation of your data.
Access information using familiar business terminology
allow users to interact with their data without having to know the
complexities of the database or how the data is modeled. They are
created using familiar business terminology to describe the business
environment, and allow the user to retrieve the specific data that
interests them. Universes are typically created for each subject area:
such as Sales, Marketing, Accounts Payable, Logistics, etc...
All Edge BI tools are capable of using the universe semantic layer as a data source.
Implement role-based access restrictions - You can apply a restriction to a selected group or user account for a universe.
security - When users connect to a universe, the objects, rows, query
types, and connection that they use in the universe are determined by
their applied restriction. This limits the access to universe objects or
resources based on the profile of the user groupSAP
BusinessObjects BI, Edge analytics edition (BI Edge) has maximum limits
of 250 named users or 50 Concurrent Sessions on a single server.