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2325337 - Cardex


How to use the Roambi Cardex view.


  • SAP Roambi Cloud




Best Used With:

Two level Hierarchical data

Multi-level geographical hierarchy

Multiple comparisons and metrics for comparison

Both time series and point-in-time charts


Data Format

*Continuous data without subtotals



Build your Cardex

After completing the import step, tap the "Continue" button to create your charts.



Tap the (+) icon in the upper right and choose a chart or other visualization object, using one of the types listed below.

  • Table: Table, Data bars
  • Chart: Column, Combo, Stacked Column, Area, Line, Pie, Comparison



Once you select on the appropriate visualization object to display your data, it will be added to the panel below.  For thix example we will create a Combo chart.



Tap once on the combination chart to reveal the Edit/Delete/Chart options.  From here, tap on Edit.



This opens the Chart Editor.  Tap on the Plus (+) to select your Measure/Member.



For this example, select "Measure".  Choose "Sales" and "Sales Target" as your measures and set your Category Dimension as "Period". 

Once you have added those fields, tap "Done".



The Combo chart will now appear on your Card.  Tap on the Info (i) icon to edit the title.



For specifics on creating additional charts, please refer to the following link:

How do I create a table/chart (2324744)?


Once your finished building your charts, tap "Done" in top left corner to return to continue to the next step.

Tap "Continue" to set your tab titles and configure your Cardex view.



Select an appropriate title for your cards as well as your categories or "Tab" titles:



Tap Done in top left corner to return to the previous screen.  You can now Publish your Roambi Cardex view by tapping the Publish button.



Cardex Limitations




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