Xcelsius Gurus Data Connectivity Series: Part 2 – When to utilize non-Business Objects connectivity for your dashboard?
Wednesday, June 10, 2009, 10:00 am (Pacific Standard Time)
Speakers: Mico Yuk (EverythingXcelsius.com); Ryan Goodman (Centigon Solutions)
Following up from Part 1 of their successful Data Connectivity Series, Ryan and Mico, 2 of the top Xcelsius Gurus in the world, reveal how and when organizations should leverage non Business Objects connectivity options such as custom web services and portals to connect their Xcelsius dashboards. Not all data is created equal, and neither are your dashboard data requirements. SOAP, Excel XML Maps, XML Data Button, the Xcelsius SDK? By viewing common scenarios and seeing their suggestions for when and how to use these powerful connections, achieving your strategic dashboard goals will become simple. Understanding these standard integration points will not only shorten your dashboard development time, but it will also allow you to make educated decisions of how to best connect your dashboards to live data.
In this session you will learn how to:
* Choose the correct non SAP Business Objects connectivity option by viewing a number of real world scenarios and using our fact based suggestions
* Correctly utilize custom web services and XML connectivity option to power your Xcelsius dashboards
* Integrate Xcelsius into a web based application or portal