In this three-day SAP Business Objects Xcelsius training, participants will gain the comprehensive skills and in-depth knowledge needed to access, analyze and share data using SAP BI Dashboard Design.

Important Note: Xcelsius has been renamed in the new SAP platform and is now called SAP BusinessObjects Dashboard Design, below is the class link if you’ve made the change: Box310 SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1.

You can select our standard topics or pick a custom training to suit your needs. We listen to your teams requirements and design a curriculum to suit your environment, data sets and upcoming projects.

On completion, delegates will be able to:

  • Create interactive visualizations based on Microsoft Excel workbooks and Query as a Web Service.
  • Quickly create visualizations and dashboards with minimal effort
  • Understand how to use Xcelsius

Who should attend?

  • The course is intended for inexperienced Business Objects Xcelsius users who need to acquire proficiency with building interactive visualizations based on Microsoft Excel workbooks
  • BI developers
  • Analysts
  • Dashboard developers

Course Contents:

  • Creating a Model
  • Producing interactive visualizations of your data
  • Getting around in Xcelsius
  • Working with your Excel workbook
  • Visualizing data with charts
  • Using Xcelsius Components
  • Distributing your Xcelsius Visualization
  • Applying best practices for designing models
  • Formatting a Model
  • Applying formatting options
  • Using themes and templates to apply formatting
  • Adding Interactivity to a Model
  • Using selectors
  • Adding dynamic visibility
  • Troubleshooting
  • Creating a Connected Model
  • Using live data sources
  • Connecting to XML Data
  • Connecting to data using an existing Web Service
  • Connecting to BusinessObjects Universes using Query as a Web Service
  • Using Live Office data
  • Using other connectivity components
  • Share your dashboard in multiple environments