“I appreciate the fact that we were able to easily deviate from the book when possible to cover more interesting & advanced topics. [Instructor] is very knowledgeable and honest about BO XI capabilities. Thanks.”
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…”
– Kimberley G, Rogers Wireless

“This instructor gets a 10 out of 10. He is brilliant and has the expertise and teaching methodology that makes this type of course fun and educational. Highly recommend for future courses!!! OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!!!”
Attendee, Burger King Corporation

Course Description

This course is designed to give administrators the skills needed to perform tasks within the Central Management Console (CMC). Users will get an overview of the Business Objects Enterprise architecture and learn how to manage users, reports, universes, folders, servers, publications and much more.


This course is targeted for administrators that need to use the CMC to manage users and content. In addition to understanding the Business Objects Enterprise architecture, students will learn how to restrict user access to the content and other security issues.


After completing this course, students will be able to effectively use the CMC to manage users and content. Students will also understand different ways to secure the content for the users. Students will also learn about the various components of the Business Objects Enterprise servers and how the different servers work together in processing the documents and other information within Business Objects Enterprise.

Duration & Version

2 Days – 4.x


Students should be familiar with administrative tasks within Windows Servers and have a working knowledge of windows security.

Topics Covered

SAP BIP Platform Overview
BI Launchpad
Central Management Console (CMC)

Adding Objects to the Repository
Managing Objects

Managing Users and Groups
Administering Rights

Securing Applications in SAP BIP

Scheduling Objects
Managing Instances
Managing Calendars
Managing Events
Working with Alerting

Publishing Personalized Reports

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