2409727 - Calculated objects from BW Hierarchies are displaying incorrect values

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2409727 - Calculated objects from BW Hierarchies are displaying incorrect values

Symptom

When adding a calculated object from a BW Hierarchy into a visualization the value is showing incorrectly.

Environment

  • SAP Lumira 1.31.3
  • SAP BW

Reproducing the Issue

  1. In a Lumira document connect to a BW hierarchy with a calculation.
  2. Add the calculation to a visualization.

Cause

  • The calculations from the heirachy is calculated from BW and returned to Lumira.
  • Lumira treats this as a regular field then aggregates the data itself to turn it into a measure.

Resolution

  • This is the way Lumira is designed to work with offline data. 
  • Retrieving the underlying data the BW Calculation is based off of and recreating the calculation in Lumira may work depending on the structure of your data.

See Also

Idea Place enhancement request

Keywords

salesforce.com , KBA , BI-LUM-DIS , Lumira Desktop/Discovery , How To

Product

SAP Lumira, desktop edition 1.0