Business Objects: Introduction

​The purpose of the course is for users to learn how to use the Business Objects Business Intelligence Launch Pad and the Web Intelligence reporting tool. The aim is to increase users confidence with Business Objects so users will feel confident in their ability and will experiment with the reporting capabilities.

Target Audience

​Any new Business Objects users who would like to benefit from reporting on corporate data.


​A basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows and an understanding of the basic principles of education based data including student enrolment and curriculum related data.

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Course Structure

The session is structured to last 3.5 hours, with a twenty minute break approximately halfway through.

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Specific Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session trainees should be able to:

Work within the Business Objects Launch Pad:

  • Log in and out of Business Objects
  • Use the user interface
  • Set the user preferences
  • View personal documents
  • View corporate documents
  • Organise documents

Work within Web Intelligence:

  • Use the user interface
  • Create documents
  • Format reports
  • Filter data
  • Organise data
  • Summarise data