SAP Lumira - Universe as a Data Source


You can use SAP Business Objects Universe as data source in Lumira. The various Universe that are created with .unx extension using Information Design Tool and .unv files created in UDT and published to BI repository can be used as data source in SAP Lumira.

Connecting to a Universe Data Source

The following steps demonstrate how to connect to a Universal Data Source.

Step 1 − Go to File → New. Select the option Universe to connect to and download a dataset.

Connecting Universe Data Source Step1

Step 2 − Enter the Credential details for Universe i.e. Host name, User Name, Password, Authentication Type. Click the Connect command button.

Connecting Universe Data Source Step2

Step 3 − It will show you all Universe created in Information Design Tool. Select the Universe you want to use as a dataset in Lumira and click Next.

Connecting Universe Data Source Step3

Step 4 − A new window will open. In this window, you can add the result objects and filters, which can be applied on the dataset as shown below. Click the Next button at the bottom. If you want to delete any of the object, click the cross icon in front of the object.

Connecting Universe Data Source Step4

Step 5 − Acquired dataset will come under Prepare tab in SAP Lumira with Dimensions and Measures defined at the Universe level.

Connecting Universe Data Source Step5
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