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John F, FedEx

“[Instructor] is very knowledgeable in this subject and is able to communicate information in an easy, understandable manner. I look forward to doing the advanced class…”
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Course Description

This course is designed to give users the skills needed to create interactive visualizations using SAP Lumira. Users will also learn how to share the visualizations they create.

The course provides a comprehensive coverage on the rich visualization types available within SAP Lumira. In addition, users learn how to prepare and enhance their data for the visualizations. The course also teaches  how to create and use hierarchies in SAP Lumira, including geographic hierarchies that allow you to view and analyze your data on maps.


This course is targeted for users that need to create visualizations to analyze their data.


After completing this course, students will be able to create SAP Lumira visualizations using beginner to intermediate level techniques. Students will learn techniques such as importing datasets, preparing and enhancing data, combining datasets, creating charts, crosstabs and filters, using functions to create formulas, create and share stories (dashboards) and much more. The course provides extensive hands on workshops.

Duration & Version

1 Days – 1.x


No previous knowledge of SAP Lumira is required. Knowledge of using a Web Browser is required. Prior experience with Microsoft Excel is helpful but not mandatory.

Topics Covered

What is SAP Lumira
SAP Lumira Editions
Steps to Visualize Data

Creating a New Document
The Prepare Room
Importing Data
Preparing & Enhancing Data
Combining Multiple Datasets
Filtering Data
Creating Hierarchies
Creating Formulas

The Compose Room
Creating Stories
Formatting Stories
Input Controls
Understanding Filters for Stories
Adding Text
Adding Pictograms
Managing Story pages

Sharing Datasets as CSV or Excel Files
Publishing Datasets to SAP HANA
Saving on SAP BusinessObjects Platform
Saving on SAP Lumira Server for Teams
Saving as PDF Files

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