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SAP BI 4.0 and Xcelsius 2008 Events and Resources

Hi Everyone, With all the anticipation and ramp up surrounding the release of the new SAP BI 4.0 Suite, I would like to report on several new and exciting events and resources that you should not miss. I will also mention some exciting Xcelsius 2008 news that we announced yesterday on twitter! Let’s begin with [...]

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HTML5 + Xcelsius: Local Data Storage

Xcelsius does not have a built-in feature that allows the storage of local data, a commonly requested piece of functionality. Up until very recently there has been no really easy way to accomplish it with simple client tools, and one way or another it required jumping through several hoops. Fortunately, HTML 5 brings us a [...]

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Webinar Alert: Fast-Tracking your BI Career One Dashboard at a Time!

With all the new BI trends and themes evolving today, how do you keep your career on track? We are excited to announce a free webinar, hosted by Xcelsius Guru and SAP Mentor, Mico Yuk and a surprise guest, that will provide a first hand look at key trends and themes within the BI industry [...]

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Tips for Emailing from Xcelsius

I often get questions about sending emails from Xcelsius. In fact, I get them so often, I thought I’d take a moment to document what I know. Here, I’ll show you how to : Send a basic email Send an email to multiple recipients Add a Body to you email Prevent that awful Browser window [...]

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Free! Xcelsius Recorded Webinars

Hi folks, I’ve been getting tons of emails asking when and where our webinar recordings will be posted.  I have finally been able to edit and post the last two recorded Xcelsius webinars at the links below: Xcelsius 101 (for Beginners) Xcelsius Advanced XML Connectivity (not XML Maps) Note that each recorded webinar is FREE [...]

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Webinar Alert: Distributing Xcelsius Dashboards

More and more, dashboards are playing an increasingly pivotal role in organizations with a growing demand for new ways of delivering and consuming these dashboards. Users are no longer content with having dashboards delivered via a corporate portal or BusinessObjects InfoView. In fact, to use a rather overused BI cliché, users are demanding dashboards that deliver [...]

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Integrating Xcelsius into Crystal Reports Series – 3 of 3

Thanks to everyone who attended the Reportapalooza “Behind the Reports” webinar yesterday!  Below is  a quick recap of where we are with the Reportapalooza competition.  The final winner will be announced on Nov 22th. Challenge #1 (Done) – Winner , Mico Yuk (Check out my Coffee Consumption Calculator) Challenge #2 (Done) – Winner, Mico Yuk [...]

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Integrating Xcelsius into Crystal Reports Series – 2 of 3

As usual, before getting started I want to provide a quick recap of where we are with the Reportapalooza competition. This is the last week of voting before the final winner is announced on Nov 22th! Challenge #1 (Done) – Winner , Mico Yuk (Check out my Coffee Consumption Calculator) Challenge #2 (Done) – Winner, [...]

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Integrating Xcelsius into Crystal Reports Series – 1 of 3

Before getting started, I want to provide a quick update on the Reportapalooza competition: Challenge #1 (Done) – Winner , Mico Yuk (Check out my Coffee Consumption Calculator) Challenge #2 (Done) – Winner, Mico Yuk (based on traffic sent to Report a Hero Page) Challenge #3 (Done) – Winner, Brian Durning (voted best Crystal Reports [...]