Limitations to SAP Universe Live Data Connections

The following limitations apply when you create a live data connection to an SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Universe.

The SAP BOE Live Data Connect component is now in version 1.0.7. You can find the release notes for this version in this SAP NoteInformation published on SAP site.

Models
  • Model enrichment is not supported. Models are read-only, except for:
    • Change Data Source
    • Dimension Setting / hide group
  • Member reordering is not supported.
  • Unbooked values and drill-level for measures are not supported.
  • KPI definition is not supported.
  • Time dimensions are not supported.
  • Planning features are not supported.
Tables and Charts
  • Ranking is not supported.
  • Hierarchies and drill are not supported.
  • Geomaps are not supported.
  • Variance is not supported.
  • Linked analysis is not supported.
  • Thresholds are not supported.
  • Asymetric/Cross calculations are not supported.
  • Aggregation and Difference From are not supported.
  • Calculated dimensions are not supported.
  • Measure based filters are not supported.
BOE Universe features
  • SAP Universe details (attributes) are not supported.
  • Delegated measures are not supported.
  • Index aware prompts are not supported.
The full list of BOE universe features supported can be found in the SAP BOE Live Data Connect Installation and Security Guide.
Planning
  • No planning features are supported (data entry, disaggregation, allocations, and so on).
Predictive
  • Smart Insights not supported.
  • Smart Discovery not supported.
  • Search to Insight not supported.
Other
  • The default language cannot be set when you create a connection.