If you want more info about BI 4.0, and you haven’t yet heard about our free online catalog of BI eLearning tutorials, it’s definitely the next place you want to go after you’ve read this blog. You’ll find over 500 eLearning tutorials on the release, everything from architecture and key concepts, to exploring the interface and performing tasks within each tool. Learning from a mobile device? Just check out our YouTube playlist – and there’s more to come there, as we’re currently publishing all our tutorials to YouTube for viewing on mobile devices, like the BI Launch Pad tutorials.

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So what are our top ten tutorials on BI 4.0? You’ll find them below. Let us know YOUR top ten – post your ideas in Idea Place and if they get enough votes we’ll build it!

OUR TOP TEN! (in no particular order)

1. SAP BusinessObjects Mobile for iPadOverview

Get started using BI on your ipad with this new mobile app! (posted on You Tube so you can view on your ipad!)

2. Crystal Reports for Enterprise: Change the layout of a report using smart guidelines

Formatting your report has never been so easy; learn why!

3. Web Intelligence: Connect to a BEx query with hierarchical data

Learn how to connect to an SAP Business Explorer (Bex) query as a data source, and take advantage of the hierarchies set up within dimensions.

4. Web Intelligence: Copy and paste content within web intelligence and to other applications

Start working faster and smarter when working with your Web Intelligence documents alongside other applications.

5. Information Design Tool: Compare the information design tool to the universe design tool

For those experienced Universe Design users, you can quickly take advantage of the new semantic layer tool in 4.0, the Information Design Tool, by comparing the two tools side-by-side.

6. Crystal Reports 2011: Prompt for a value to select records

This shows report designers how easy it is to make reports interactive.

7. Analysis, edition for OfficeInsert a data source directly from BW

Experience how easy it is to get started analyzing BW data with Analysis, edition for Office.

8. Dashboards: Connect to a universe with the Query Browser

See how the Query Browser enables you to create a universe query that can be inserted into the embedded spreadsheet or bound directly to components.

9. Business Intelligence Platform: Perform an incremental upgrade

Go through the process of upgrading your XI R2 or XI 3.x deployment to BI 4.0, using the easy new Upgrade Management Tool.

10. Business Intelligence Platform: View the components

This interactive tutorials provides administrators with a framework of the servers involved in the Business Intelligence Platform. It also points out anything new or changed from 3.1.