What's Happening - March 2015

Business Objects Upgrade

Posted on 03/10/2015

More than 2,500 report writers, information-seeking decision makers and data miners will experience updated functionality in the primary data analysis software tools used at the University of Illinois when AITS implements Business Objects 4.1 from March 13 to 15. The upgrade includes improvements in both EDDIE, the online interface, and Web Intelligence Rich Client, the report creation and editing software. Chanes Include:

  • Web Intelligence 4.1
    • Scaling feature for easy printing
    • Custom grouping
    • Excel 2007 compability
  • Eddie 4.1
    • BI Launch Pad replacing InfoView software
    • Tabbed menus for easier document navigation
    • Dynamic search function

To learn more about the upgrade, visit http://web.uillinois.edu/webi. If you experience any issues after March 16, contact the AITS Service Desk at servicedeskaits@uillinois.edu.  

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