Creating InfoObjects Key Figures

Next, we start to create the key figures.

Work Instructions

Step 1. Right-click InfoObject Catalog demo: key figures, and then select Create InfoObject.

 

 

SCREEN 2.18

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Step 2. Enter a name and a description, and then click graphics/continue.gif to continue.

 

 

SCREEN 2.19

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Step 3. Select Amount in the block Type/data type, select USD as the Fixed currency in the block Currency/unit of measure, and then click graphics/check.gif to check the key figure. If it is valid, click graphics/activate.gif to activate the key figure.

 

 

SCREEN 2.20

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Result

You have created the key figure IO_PRC. A status message All InfoObject(s) activated will appear at the bottom of Screen 2.20.

Repeat the preceding steps to create other key figures listed in Table 2.2.

Table 2.2. KEY FIGURES

Key Figure Name and Description Type/Data Type Currency/Unit of Measure

IO_PRC

Price of material

Amount Fixed currency: USD

IO_QUAN

Sales quantity

Quantity Unit/currency: 0UNIT

IO_REV

Sales revenue

Amount Fixed currency: USD

From Administrator Workbench, we can verify that the key figures in Table 2.2 have been created (Screen 2.21) by clicking InfoArea demo, and then clicking InfoObject Catalog demo: key figures.

SCREEN 2.21

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Having created the necessary InfoObjects, we now continue to create the InfoCube.

Part I. Guided Tours

Business Scenario and SAP BW

Creating an InfoCube

Loading Data into the InfoCube

Checking Data Quality

Creating Queries and Workbooks

Managing User Authorization

Part II. Advanced Topics

InfoCube Design

Aggregates and Multi-Cubes

Operational Data Store (ODS)

Business Content

Generic R/3 Data Extraction

Data Maintenance

Performance Tuning

Object Transport

Appendix A. BW Implementation Methodology

Object Transport

Appendix B. SAP Basis Overview

Object Transport

Appendix C. Glossary

Appendix D. Bibliography



SAP Bw. A Step-By-Step Guide
Sap Bw: a Step By Step Guide for Bw 2.0
ISBN: B000LZM8CM
EAN: N/A
Year: 2002
Pages: 106

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