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DIXIR2:NF(BOI256-E) Data Integrator XI R2: New Features (BOI256-E)

SAP Course Description:
In this 1.5-hour webinar, you will learn about user interface enhancements, features to improve developer and deployment productivity, as well as new features to improve memory management and scalability. The webinar will also provide an overview of the integration of Data Integrator with Data Quality XI R2. As a business benefit, by being able to take advantage of new Data Integrator features, you can be more productive and create ETL projects that are more scalable and use server resources efficiently.
SAP Course Duration:
Self Placed
SAP Course Target Audience:
This course is designed for individuals who will be using Data Integrator XI R2 Accelerated and who are responsible for implementing ETL projects (batch-mode), administering and managing projects that involve Data Integrator.
SAP Course Prerequisite:
Learners taking this course must have completed BusinessObjects Data Integrator XI R1/R2: Extracting, Transforming and Loading Data (Windows),Learners taking this course should have experience using Data Integrator XI to create batch data transformation jobs, applying techniques for capturing changes in data, handling errors, multiuser environment tasks, administering server and migration basics. Experience with auditing tools, data profiling, and managing metadata is recommended.
Course Content:
  • New Features Introduction 
       -Describe the new features of Data Integrator

  • Understanding the User Interface Enhancements 
       -Describe the Start Page 
       -Describe new window docking and sliding functionality

  • Defining Developer and Deployment Productivity Enhancements 
       -Create jobs using native Microsoft Excel support 
       -Describe improved support for variables and filenames 
       -Create jobs with more push-down using Data_Transfer (ELT) 
       -Describe new Data Integrator functions 
       -Use enhanced scheduling and the BusinessObjects Enterprise scheduler 
       -Describe improved password management

  • Applying Extreme Scalability and Robust Memory Management 
       -Use pageable cache 
       -Apply self-tuning 
       -Use grid computing enhancements 
       -Define persistent cache

  • Assuring Trusted Data with Data Quality XI R2 Integration 
       -Describe an overview of Data Integrator and Data Quality integration functionality