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SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3 and Hybrid Analytics

Enhance user experience with a modernised and simplified web intelligence platform from SAP BusinessObjects

SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3
Extend your Analytics with SAP BusinessObjects BI4.3

Extend your Analytics with SAP BI 4.3

With the release of SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3 and the strong integration with SAP Analytics Cloud, every SAP BusinessObjects customer has the opportunity to embrace Hybrid Analytics to expand data insights across the organisation.

Using SAP BI 4.3 and SAP Analytics Cloud side by side, you will protect and leverage your existing investment in SAP BusinessObjects while the Cloud will expand analytic insights within the organisation and deliver a truly immersive experience for all users.

SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.3 Brings Dramatic Improvements

Enterprise Readiness

Complies with the highest security standards and supports the latest operating systems.

New User Experience

The New Fiori Launchpad and modernised/simplified Web Intelligence to improve productivity.

Hybrid Analytics

Leverage live connectivity to SAP BusinessObjects Universes and benefit from the modelling and security built-in SAP BusinessObjects while creating stories in SAP Analytics Cloud.

SAP BusinessObjects Hybrid Analytics

The Key Benefits of the Hybrid Analytics Architecture

  • Provides a single, heterogeneous analytics platform composed of on-premise and cloud applications that delivers a seamless experience for the business user.
  • Maximises the value of your SAP BusinessObjects investment with hybrid analytics for fast, confident decisions.
  • Leverage use cases in a hybrid environment; Use data discovery in SAP Analytics Cloud and operational reporting with the SAP BusinessObjects platform.
  • Enables all analytics for BI, planning and predictive that work together on-premise and in the cloud
  • Planning is an integral part of how organisations manage their performance and this is now a core component of SAP Analytics Cloud. Define plans and leverage the inbuilt machine learning, collaboration, and natural language processing capabilities to dramatically improve productivity.
  • Employs Augmented Analytics that make you smarter by helping users easily find answers.
  • Connects live to your trusted business data keeping it behind your firewall without moving it to the cloud
  • Increases adoption and brings together all analytic content, no matter where it resides.
  • Offers flexible licensing options to support your cloud transition.
Data & Analytics Assessment Services

Data & Analytics Assessment Services

Grow your business with intelligence through insight. Plan your transformation with NTT DATA Business Solutions Assessment services, based on over 30 years of experience. Our selectable, practical services help you to understand your data & analytical maturity, visualise your future and plan your transition.

Cloud Innovation to Extend Your Analytics

Embrace Cloud Innovation to Extend Your Analytics

Thanks to SAP's hybrid analytics architecture and Cloud Conversion Credit scheme, you can extend your SAP BusinessObjects landscape with new self-service, planning and predictive capabilities built on your existing investments in Universes and Web Intelligence and move your whole solution to the cloud.

Reporting & Analytics

Reporting & Analytics

There is nothing more critical to business effectiveness than having the right information presented in the right way to the right people at the right time. Our expert consultants will ensure your dashboards and analytical applications are designed for maximum impact, optimal performance and the best user experience. We will also train and enable your power users and analysts to ensure they can access data and visualise it effectively whenever they want.

Key Product Features


Whether on-premise or cloud – SAP BusinessObjects enables you to connect to your data easily with support from hundreds of connectors.


The semantic layer that sits on top of your data making it business-friendly and easy for end-users to create reports using their own terms. It also allows you to augment your data by embedding business logic, relationships and calculations, making it more valuable. It means that users can just drag-and-drop the objects they require without needing to know or understand SQL.

Hybrid Analytics

Deep integration with SAP Analytics Cloud means that users can be provisioned across systems and that this configuration can be done within BusinessObjects. The result is a rich user experience with them able to use SAP Analytics Cloud’s innovative data discovery and machine learning functionality against their existing and familiar universes without having to recreate them.

Enterprise Reporting

SAP BusinessObjects offers key functionality around personalisation, scheduling, multi-language support, security and many other features needed by the most demanding organisations.


Offers user-friendly BI tools for ad-hoc queries, reporting, and analysis. Your users can create powerful visualisations, dashboards and share these insights with other users.

Microsoft Office Integration

Integration with Microsoft Office applications like Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook means that users can leverage the data and reports from the SAP BusinessObjects platform within their preferred tools. Embed charts into presentations, run queries over your data and combine it with your favourite Office features.


Information becomes more valuable when shared amongst colleagues – use the commentary feature to add useful information to reports and then share reports by sending them to another user’s inbox.


Control how users can interact with the platform down to a granular level and ensure that only the right people have access to what they need. The use of roles, groups and rights allow for fine-grained controls, however demanding your needs.

Delivering Hybrid Analytics with NTT DATA Business Solutions

NTT DATA customers are leading the way in adopting and exploiting SAP analytical technologies that are powering the intelligent enterprise. From cloud analytics and data management to modern data platforms and advanced analytics, NTT DATA customers are leveraging data to deliver true insight to action;

  • Strong analytics skills across strategy, reporting, information management and support
  • We deliver transformative business insight with enterprise-grade analytics and modern data platforms
  • Supporting a large number of SAP BusinessObjects customers
  • We have already introduced SAP Analytics Cloud to a number of our customers
  • A trusted partner with both SAP Applications & SAP Analytics expertise

Plan your Move to Hybrid Analytics - Assessment Service

Do you need help to understand, identify, and define a migration path for your organisation or guidance on how to leverage your existing SAP BusinessObjects platform with new SAP Cloud Analytics?

To support you on this journey, NTT DATA is offering a “Hybrid Analytics Assessment Service” designed to create a tailored migration path for organisations considering the move to Hybrid Analytics. The service is low-cost, fixed price, and delivered within 2 weeks. It comprises different tools and methods to simplify your migration and is perfect for helping organisations to move their Analytics Strategy forward.

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Embrace and Extend Your Analytics | Virtual Session

Hybrid Analytics is the business solution that combines the high-speed innovation from the cloud with the on-premise capabilities of SAP BusinessObjects to expand data insights across the organisation.

In this session, you will get insight into how other customers have successfully adopted this new paradigm. In addition, we will take you through the key use cases and innovations in SAC when using your existing Universes as a data source. This will include capabilities such as machine learning, natural language processing, automated forecasting, amongst others.

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