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Component documentationBI Content & BI Content Extensions

 

BI Content and BI Content Extensions are delivered as an add-on to SAP Business Warehouse. The naming is as follows:

  • SAP Business Warehouse 7.4 BI Content Add-On 7.57 and SAP Business Warehouse 7.4 BI Content Extensions Add-On 7.57

  • SAP Business Warehouse 7.31 BI Content Add-On 7.47 and SAP Business Warehouse 7.31 BI Content Extensions Add-On 7.47

  • SAP Business Warehouse 7.3 BI Content Add-On 7.37 and SAP Business Warehouse 7.3 BI Content Extensions Add-On 7.37

Below, reference is made simply to BI Content or BI Content Ext.

SAP Business Warehouse 7.40

  • BI Content 7.57

  • BI Content Extensions 7.57

  • BI Content 7.47

  • BI Content Extensions 7.47

SAP Business Warehouse 7.31

  • BI Content 7.47

  • BI Content Extensions 7.47

SAP Business Warehouse 7.3

  • BI Content 7.37

  • BI Content Extensions 7.37

Note Note

BI Content Extensions are SAP BusinessObjects products. Pay attention to the licensing conditions when using SAP BusinessObjects products.

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Implementation Considerations

BI Content and BI Content Ext. are a preconfigured set of role and task-related information models that are based on consistent metadata in SAP Business Warehouse. BI Content provides selected roles within a company with the information that the roles need to perform their tasks.

These information models include roles, workbooks, queries, InfoSources, InfoCubes, DataStore objects, key figures, characteristics, update rules, and extractors for SAP applications.

BI Content and BI Content Ext. can:

  • be used in specific industries without the need to modify it

  • be adapted so that you can work with it to any degree of detail

  • serve as a template or as an example for customer-defined BI Content and BI Content Ext.

In addition, SAP Business Warehouse provides you with demo content that includes example data and can be used as display material.

Implementation Considerations

BI Content of SAP Business Warehouse enables quick and cost-effective implementation. It also provides a model that that can be used as a guideline during implementation. This model is based on experiences gained from other implementations.

Features

SAP Business Warehouse delivers preconfigured objects under the collective term “BI Content”. These objects speed up the implementation of SAP Business Warehouse because they deliver complete solutions for business information needs. BI Content includes:

  • DataSources (mainly delivered with the back end)

  • Process chains

  • InfoObjects

  • InfoSources

  • Transformations

  • InfoProvider (InfoCubes and DataStore objects)

  • Variables

  • Data mining models

  • Queries

  • Workbooks

  • Web templates

  • Roles

  • Aggregation level

  • Planning function

  • Planning function type

  • SAP Crystal Reports (BI Content Ext.)

  • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards (BI Content Ext.)