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Thursday, March 21, 2024

APOS Publisher for Cloud – Who Needs SAC Report Broadcasting

APOS Publisher for Cloud report broadcasting uses the “push” communications concept, which places information into the daily workflow of recipients in the format that is most useful to them.

 

Friday, March 15, 2024

APOS Infoscheduler Customer Success– Jungheinrich – SAP BusinessObjects

Reporting is a critically important supply chain element for an intralogistics organization that optimizes material handling, warehousing, and material flow for its customers. Suppliers receive reports on expected inventory delivery timelines and locations.

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

APOS Web Intelligence Migrator – Telecom Use Case

A multinational telecommunications company and wireless carrier, one of the largest in the world, with revenues above $100 billion, was upgrading SAP BusinessObjects to BI 4.3, and eventually to BI 2025, and moving from Teradata to Snowflake Data Cloud. Because BI 2025 does not support UNV universes, the company had to convert their UNV universes to UNX, and repoint and validate their Web Intelligence reports.

Monday, March 11, 2024

APOS Data Gateway – Snowflake Data Cloud – Salling Group

Salling Group is a large, Europe-based retailer running multiple chains of retail stores, and the largest retailer in Denmark. Salling had consolidated a large legacy of financial data in Snowflake Data Cloud. They needed their analysts to have access to this data in SAP Analytics Cloud to extract KPI and other comparative data to drive better business decisions moving forward. However, SAP Analytics Cloud does not support live data connectivity with Snowflake Data Cloud.

Monday, March 4, 2024

APOS Data Gateway – New Connection Options

The new APOS Import Data Gateway expands data connectivity to let you leverage your non-SAP data assets through the full cycle of SAP Analytics Cloud Planning.



Wednesday, February 21, 2024

UNX Migration – Financial Sector – APOS Web Intelligence Migrator

A large, multinational insurance and financial institution with a long-term commitment to SAP BusinessObjects used APOS Web Intelligence Migrator to implement UNX universes in readiness for SAP BI 2025.

 

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

UNV to UNX Migration

A recent APOS webinar revealed a number of customer success stories from different industries, each illustrating that you need not be intimidated by your upcoming UNV conversion project, regardless of its size. Here are some videos based on that webinar’s content.

Thursday, December 7, 2023

APOS Publisher for Cloud Whitepaper

SAP Analytics Cloud report broadcasting has become a hot topic. As organizations develop new capabilities and analytics strategies, they also need to communicate insights to larger audiences in a timely and secure manner. APOS Publisher for Cloud fills this need.

Thursday, November 30, 2023

APOS Publisher for Cloud – Broadcasting in a Nutshell

Broadcasting, also known as bursting, is the amplification of your Analytics content to a defined set of recipients who have specific needs and preferences concerning the timing, location, content and formatting of reports. Here is the process in a nutshell.

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

openSAP Podcast with APOS COO Allan Pym

How do APOS solutions complement and extend SAP Analytics Cloud capabilities for the Intelligent Enterprise? That was SAP podcaster Malavikha’s question for APOS COO Allan Pym in this recent podcast.

 

Monday, November 27, 2023

APOS Publisher for Cloud – Core Broadcasting Concepts

APOS Publisher for Cloud lets you get the right information to the right people at the right time and in the right format with push distribution, dynamic flexibility, personalized distribution, strategic timing, tailored messaging, and tailored destinations.

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Whitepaper – SAP BusinessObjects Revival and Roadmap

SAP’s redefined roadmap is bringing renewed attention and enthusiasm for the road ahead for SAP BusinessObjects deployments. Organizations are regrouping – refreshing their plans and repositioning for continued and expanded BI value from existing BI assets. In this whitepaper, we present a roadmap for embracing the future of SAP BusinessObjects, taking you through the steps that will lead you to a future-proof deployment.

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

2023 State of Analytics – TDWI Analytics Maturity Model

APOS Live Data Gateway has been a key piece for many of our customers seeking to establish a scalable, flexible architecture for data management, access, governance, and security as described by James Kobielus in his State of Analytics report, which leverages TDWI’s analytics maturity model. APOS Live Data Gateway expands, simplifies and unifies data connectivity for SAP environments and other analytics landscapes to leverage the important benefits of live data connectivity.

Monday, October 23, 2023

APOS Live Data Gateway Customer Success - Aspris

Aspris’s digital transformation has taken them from static Web Intelligence reports with SAP BusinessObjects to real-time dashboards with SAP Analytics Cloud, combining 21 SaaS business applications plus core MIS operational systems, a Databricks ETL to Azure SQL warehouse, and an SAP Analytics Cloud front end.

Thursday, October 5, 2023

Multinational Manufacturer and Distributor – APOS Publisher for Cloud

The highly security-conscious information technology division of a large multinational manufacturer and distributor based in Europe wanted to adopt SAP Analytics Cloud to replace their legacy BI solution. They needed to enhance SAC’s Publications capabilities to deliver vendor scorecards to their external stakeholders in a precise format with timely and secure delivery. Reports needed to be filtered on multiple dimensions to ensure partners received information specific to their supplied goods and service level agreements.

Monday, September 11, 2023

APOS Live Data Gateway, SAP, Snowflake

Organizations achieving success in advanced analytics need a great depth and breadth of data to analyze, and the need for high-performance live data connectivity between their analytics platforms and data platforms. Many of our customers use APOS Live Data Gateway to connect SAP Analytics Cloud to Snowflake Cloud Data Platform.

Friday, July 28, 2023

APOS Live Data Gateway – SAP Analytics Cloud, Construction Equipment Manufacturer

A multinational construction equipment manufacturer adopted SAP Analytics Cloud as its Analytics solution and needed to expand live data connectivity beyond their SAP data assets to include data from Microsoft SQL Server, Google Analytics and Salesforce. This added connectivity was needed to create a more complete Analytics and Reporting platform, including a large rear-projection wall screen that is visible to many team members which displays corporate data, as well as sales and marketing data.

Thursday, July 27, 2023

APOS Administrator, APOS Storage Center Use Case - Healthcare

A US-based healthcare organization with close to 10,000 staff across hospitals and associated healthcare businesses uses SAP BusinessObjects in conjunction with an Epic EHR reporting system. They needed to find ways to manage SAP BusinessObjects changes efficiently at the object level while increasing flexibility and improving data governance.


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