Course 1: Business Objects 4.2 Fundamentals

Start Date Start - End Time Venue Places Taken

Duration: 3 hours

Coordinator: Mr John O'Brien

Presenter: Mr David Holmes

This course introduces staff to UQ's business intelligence (BI) environment. The exercises enable participants to locate reports on the UQ Reportal and use Business Objects to view data simply and efficiently.

Participants will learn to: 

1. Navigate the UQ Reportal and access standard reports 
2. Use Reading Mode to interact with the report; simple filters, input controls, share reports
    and export data 
3. Use Design Mode to amend the report format; create new report tabs, add tables, charts,
    simple calculations and dynamic headings 
4. Differentiate between Refresh and Create access to data collections/universes.

Prerequisite: - UQ Reportal access - Please click here to apply

About the UQ Reportal and Business Objects: 

The UQ Reportal allows staff to view existing standard reports in a web-based format. Business Objects is a business intelligence tool that enables staff to retrieve, analyse and report data from UQ's corporate systems (e.g. SI-Net, Aurion, UniFi, Research Master).