Understanding SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise Licenses

SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise solution provides the enterprise business needs and all visualization needs an enterprise requires. It includes solutions for reporting, dashboards, and applications, and self-service data discovery to benefit decision makers, analysts, BI content designers, and administrators.  In this blog, I will explain the various types  SAP BusinessObject Enterprise licenses sold and the metrics they are gauged at.

SAP BusinessObjects is currently sold in three variations:

  • Standard
    • Customers gain access to the following solutions:
      • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform, including mobile BI
      • SAP Crystal Reports server software only – excluding the desktop software
      • SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence – excluding the desktop rich client
  • Premium
    • Customers gain the Key Capabilities: of the following products:
      • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform, including mobile BI
      • SAP Crystal Reports® software, including the desktop design tools
      • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis software, edition for OLAP
      • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis software, edition for Microsoft Office
      • SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence® software, including rich client
      • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards software, including the desktop design tool
      • SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio, including the desktop design tool
      • SAP BusinessObjects Explorer® software
      • SAP BusinessObjects Lumira® software, desktop edition
      • SAP Lumira, server version technology
    • Restricted Use Runtime Licenses
      • SAP IQ
      • SAP PowerDesigner
      • SAP Data Integrator
  • Professional
    • Customers gain the Key Capabilities of the following products :
      • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform, including mobile BI
      • SAP Crystal Reports® software, excluding the desktop design tools
      • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis software, edition for OLAP
      • SAP BusinessObjects Analysis software, edition for Microsoft Office
      • SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence® software, excluding rich client
      • SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards software, excluding the desktop design tool
      • SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio, excluding the desktop design tool
      • SAP BusinessObjects Explorer® software
      • SAP BusinessObjects Lumira®, server version technology
    •  Restricted Use Runtime Licenses
      • SAP IQ
      • SAP PowerDesigner
      • SAP Data Integrator
      • SAP HANA Vora
      • SAP BusinessObjects Predictive Analytics

Each of these variations is sold by either of these two metrics:

  • Concurrent sessions
  • Named Users

Based on the size of your company and analytics needs, the size and scope of the licenses to be procured will be determined.

For more insights or assistance in this regard to help choose the right license for your organization, please fill this form or send us an email at info@kaartech.com.

Alphonse Raj David

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