SAP Lumira 2.0

SAP Lumira 2.0

To increase efficiency, SAP has grouped its front-end products in the area of Business Intelligence under three major pillars:


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  • Data discovery & dashboarding
  • Office integration
  • Reporting

In the Data Discovery & Dashboarding area, the main product is SAP Lumira 2.0, for Office Integration Analysis Office and in the Reporting area Crystal Reports Web Intelligence.

Lumira Designer

SAP Lumira 2.0 is the completely revised successor of SAP BO Design Studio and SAP Lumira and combines both central front-end tools for creating management and self-service dashboards. The two tools for Self Service BI, Design Studio and Lumira, share the same technological basis. The advantage: The different departments can work better with the IT department because dashboards or analyses developed in the departments can be used by IT as a basis for more complex dashboards or function enhancements.

Lumira 2.0 includes two different tools:

SAP Lumira Designer and Lumira Discovery

Lumira Designer

SAP Lumira Designer

SAP Lumira Designer is a powerful tool for creating responsive dashboards. Within the dashboards, various facts and relationships can be analyzed, whereby all users work with uniformly defined key figures and filter options as well as on a defined data basis. Working with SAP Lumira Designer is extremely user-friendly thanks to an intuitive WYSIWYG environment including many predefined elements, ranging from simple diagrams to HeatMaps and scorecards to a bookmark function. The dashboards can be published online and are suitable for display on all stationary and mobile devices.

Lumira Designer working view

Lumira Designer supports SAP BW and HANA-specific services and can also process various sources such as BEx queries, InfoCubes, CSV files, HANA views, etc. Stories and data sources can also be edited, modified and extended as composites from SAP Lumira Discovery. Data from Lumira Designer can also be easily imported and edited in SAP Office Analysis, ensuring high interoperability of the individual SAP tools.

If you have special requirements for your dashboard, we can implement your own components with the help of the SAP Software Development Kit.

Lumira Designer live view

Lumira Designer - a Tool for IT Departments

At a Glance

  • Intuitive "WYSIWYG" development environment with many ready-made elements.
  • Optimized output for web and mobile devices (HTML5) through responsive design
  • Powerful script editor based on JavaScript
  • Supports SAP BW & HANA-specific services
  • Can consume various sources such as BEx queries, InfoCubes, CSV files, HANA views, etc.
  • Custom components can be created using the Software Development Kit (SDK)
  • Serves as a central dashboard for all users (single point of truth)
  • Users can create bookmarks
  • Lumira Discovery documents can be processed as composites
  • Interaction with Analysis-Tool
  • Rapid deployment on Tablet using QR code

SAP Lumira Discovery

SAP Lumira Discovery is the successor to SAP Lumira Client, which is designed specifically for business users in the departments and allows the simple creation of self-service dashboards and analyses. SAP has replaced Lumira Discovery by SAP Analytics Cloud stories and recommends their usage.

At a Glance

  • Lumira Discovery enables quick and easy analysis of business areas/end users
  • No programming skills are required
  • Toolset on predefined scenarios

Lumira Discovery working view with filter
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