BI Dashboard Design for Large Independent Chemical Distributor and Services Provider

Industry: Consumer and Industrial Products Service Area: Technology
Service Line: Information Management – BI/DW
Role: Analyst Summer Scholar; 2 months.

Client: Leading independent distributor of industrial chemicals and provider of specialty services with a presence in North America, Europe and China
Project Goal: Enable leading edge business intelligence and decision support

• Deployed SAP BusinessObjects Mobile Server on-site allowing client to successfully access existing WebI reports from client’s off-site BOE server using an iPad.
• Established infrastructure and groundwork for client to explore mobile Web Intelligence with no additional hardware and software costs.
• Designed and built SAP Xcelsius dashboard to track usage of BI reports by geography, functional area and info type with drilldown and filtering capability, allowing client to identify trends and ultimately increase user adoption.
Technical Environment: SAP BOBJ Mobile, SAP Xcelsius 2008, SAP BOBJ Dashboards, SAP BOBJ WebI, OmniGraffle, iPad, PowerPoint, Excel, Word