Information Design Tool (IDT) – Resources Overview

SAP Information Design Tool (IDT) provides the following design resources to extract metadata and build universes. 1. Project 2. Connection 3. Connection Shortcut 4. Data Foundation 5. Business Layer 6. Other Resources – Parameter, LOV, Universes, Query and Security profiles Project: A project is a local workspace that contains the resources used to build one…

Universe Design Features in BI 4.0 (Information Design Tool (IDT) in BI 4.0)

Information Design Tool (IDT) is a metadata design environment that enables a designer to extract, define, and manipulate metadata from relational and OLAP sources to create and deploy Business Objects universes. Universes created using the information design tool can be used by the following SAP Business Objects data analysis and reporting applications starting with version…