Description

  • The “SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.2” certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses proven skills and fundamental knowledge in designing, deploying and running SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2. This exam measures the candidate’s knowledge of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform, starting with the tasks involved in supporting SAP Business Intelligence platform users and groups, so as to access corporate data through the SAP Business Intelligence platform’s web portal. It tests the candidate’s skills in configuring and managing servers in an SAP Business Intelligence platform deployment, as well as in designing and deploying an SAP Business Intelligence platform system.

Notes

  • To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training.
  • You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).

Topic Areas

Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.

Architecture and Administration> 12%

Describe the architecture of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform. Add and manage objects in SAP BusinessObjects BI platform, manage users and groups, administer rights, secure applications, schedule objects, manage events, and use alerts.

  • BOE310 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Platform Functionality> 12%

Use the Central Configuration Manager and Central Management Console to manage servers. Explain the role of different servers in SAP BusinessObjects BI platform.

  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)

Monitoring and Auditing8% – 12%

Monitor and Audit BI Platform

  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Information Flow8% – 12%

Describe how information flows from server to server for system processes such as logging onto the system, scheduling reports, viewing reports, creating a publication, executing dashboards and client auditing.

  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)

Content Management8% – 12%

Administer and manage BI content in single or multiple deployments,  manage instances, manage calendars and publish reports.

  • BOE310 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Installation and Backup8% – 12%

Perform installation and backup.

  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Design and Deployment8% – 12%

Design a scalable system using the concepts of High Availability, Scalability, Sizing, Disaster Recovery and Lifecycle Management.

  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Platform Configuration8% – 12%

Configure servers and perform common server management and administrative tasks in SAP BusinessObjects BI platform.

  • BOE310 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)

Troubleshooting8% – 12%

Troubleshoot problems in SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform.

  • BOE320 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)

Authentication, Authorization and Security< 8%

Describe the authorisation and security features in BI 4.2.

  • BOE310 (SBO BIP VERSION 4.2)
  • BOE330 (SBOP BI PLATFORM 4.2)