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The usual legal disclaimer applies that things in the future are subject to change.  Part 1 is here SAP Lumira Cloud and Lumira Server Webcast Updates Part 1


Figure 1: Source: SAP

NUL means Named user license which means you have rights for Lumira Server

Lumira Server means you need HANA

Concurrent license can also use this with BI4 suite at no additional charge

Full use license with HANA has no restrictions

LREA – Limited runtime means you can use only Lumira Server which is cheaper, but you can’t run BW on it

For the future they are looking at virtualized HANA instance as well

Figure 2: Source: SAP

Lumira Server is NOT included in Edge licenses

Supports NULs when deployed standalone

Figure 3: Source: SAP

Figure 3 shows the HANA licenses that can run Lumira Server

Figure 4: Source: SAP

With LREA as Figure 4 shows there is no smart data access, Data Services for generic ETL

Figure 5: Source: SAP

Figure 5 shows 3 editions of Lumira Desktop.  These were not covered during the webcast.

Figure 6: Source: SAP

Figure 6 shows the license summary for Lumira Server and Cloud.

BusinessObjects Explorer – what does that mean?

Figure 7: Source: SAP

BusinessObjects Explorer offers “true agile data exploration and mobile capabilities”

SAP sales uses it for 10K users

However it has a Flash limitation

In the past required accelerator appliance for large datasets

Figure 8: Source: SAP

Figure 8 shows Lumira, while SAP says it is not meant to replace Explorer but will take some workflows as well

Figure 9: Source: SAP

Explorer information spaces are indexed content

Explorer works on relational data

Questions & Answer

Q: Are there any architecture slides?


Source: SAP

Upcoming ASUG Webcasts for Lumira:

Ashish is presenting the following ASUG Lumira Webcasts

ASUG Annual Conference

Ashish is a speaker on at  June 2nd at ASUG Annual Conference pre-conference SAP BusinessObjects BI4.1 SAP BW BW on HANA Hands-on Session

Ashish has a session End to End Lumira

Also please see Sharing is Caring – Submit your ASUG d-code (former SAP TechEd) Proposal

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