Business Analytics


This is one of the courses towards gaining the IFS Certified Specialist accreditation for Consultants. It enables students to cover and prepare for all examination specification topics for the Business Analytics exam.

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Business Analytics is principally a financial and project reporting tool, but with more than 90 Information Sources, it has broad usability. Anyone involved in reporting IFS data is encouraged to attend.

  1. IFS Business Analytics Solution
  2. Ease of Use & Flexibility
  3. Key Features Overview
  4. Concept Overview (3 slides)
  5. BA Security (Features, Roles, Published Reports)
  6. Information Sources
  7. Star Schema Model - GL Balance Example
  8. Data Mart and Online Access Types
  9. IFS BA Architecture
  10. Areas in IFS Business Analytics
  11. Starting the BA Client, Logging In
  12. Document Action Pane
  13. Designer Mode & End User Mode
  14. Post Training Resources

At the end of this course, the students are able to:

  • Design Business Analytics Reports, Charts and Pivot Tables
  • Publish and schedule reports
  • Drill-down and zoom-in to create interactive reports
  • Utilize Writeback to update budgets

Knowledge: Basic knowledge of Windows programs, ERP software in general and Microsoft Excel. SQL/PLUS recommended, but not required.
Courses: IFS Fundamentals
Exams: IFS Fundamentals (recommended)


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3 Days