Hands-On: Using Webi 4.2 Like a Pro – Day 1

This boot camp is designed for users and report designers that want to learn how to use Web Intelligence 4.2 in a whole new way – the way it has been redesigned to use in BI 4.2 – and need to learn to access, analyze, and share data using Web Intelligence. We will present real-life challenges and show you how you can use Web Intelligence to solve them.

Upon completion of this boot camp, participants will be able to create, format, and maintain Web Intelligence documents. Participants will also be able to use complex functions, such as creating documents using multiple sources, use character and date strings, redefine calculation contexts, use “If” logic, as well as link Web Intelligence documents.


MODULE 1 – Acquiring Data

Need to structure your report with the right data? Have multiple data sources? This session will cover the basic components on how to structure a report by pulling the right data from various data sources. It will also provide a summary of how to properly build a query and when to utilize query filters.

Major Topics Include:

  • Review Mockup
  • Queries & Filters
  • Time Dimension

MODULE 2 – Best Practice: Summarize your Data for Webi Reporting

One of the best practices in Webi is being able to summarize your data for reporting. This session will explore the use of tables in Web Intelligence based upon the circumstances in which summary to detail data can be displayed and utilized properly.

Major Topics Include:

• Vertical, Horizontal, and Cross Tables
• Variables and Formula Building
• Custom Sorting

MODULE 3 – Basic Visualizations and Formulas

Get to know the basic visualizations in Webi along with the best formulas to help you organize your
data. This session will demonstrate and discuss basic methods to organizing data in a much more
presentable way with charts. It will provide a more approachable way to understanding what data is
being displayed with the use of Waterfall Graphs, Sales Funnel and more.

Major Topics Include:

• Basic Formulas
• Sales Funnel
• Waterfall Chart



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