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2326675 - Roambi Layers

Symptom

How to use Roambi Layers.

Environment

  • SAP Roambi cloud

Resolution

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Best Used With:

Hierarchical data:  Two to six drill levels

Multi-level geographical drill

Both time series and point-in-time charts

Microcharts and data in the same row

 

Data Format

Continuous data without subtotals

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Build your Layers

After importing your data, tap "Continue" to create and customize your charts and other data visualization objects.

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Tap the Plus (+) icon in the upper right to create one of the visualization objects listed below.

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

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

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

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

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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".

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

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

How do I create a chart?

 

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

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Tap "Continue" to choose your levels and configure the Roambi CataList view.

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Select "Add a Level" to choose your levels of hierarchy.  Continue this process until all Levels are chosen.

*You can configure a maximum of six (6) levels of hierarchy for Roambi Layers report.

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If you need to re-arrange your levels, tap Edit Levels and adjust the order.

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Tap "Done" in top left corner to return to continue to the next step.  You are now ready to publish your Roambi Layers view.

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Layers Limitations

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Keywords

Roambi Analytics publisher View , KBA , BI-ROM-CLD-PUB-BI , Roambi Cloud publishing clients – BI, Cognos & SSR , How To

Product

SAP Roambi Cloud all versions