Analytics & Business Intelligence

BOTV Episodes

BusinessObjects TV (BOTV) is a series of interactive Webinars for BusinessObjects users. Each episode is targeted to beginning, intermediate, or advanced users. All sessions use real U-M data. For updated information on BOTV episodes and to communicate with other BusinessObjects users, join the BusinessObjects User Group email group.

Upcoming Topics & Dates

(Full descriptions available on My LINC)

September 2008
#15: The Right Tool for the Job - Subqueries, Merged and Combined Queries
  • When: 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
  • Level: Advanced
  • Data: All
#16: Formatting BusinessObjects Reports for Export to Excel
  • When: 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Data: All
#17: Creating Formulas with User Prompt Response
  • When: 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Data: All


The 30-minute sessions are offered both as live interactive Web broadcasts and as recordings. Live sessions allow participants to:

  • Log in and view the Webinars at their desktop (no travel time required!)
  • Ask questions via a chat tool during the session.

Live Session Registration Information

Registration is required for the live broadcasts. Virtual “seating” is limited. To register for any of the live BOTV broadcasts, click here.

Accessing Past BOTV Episodes

All sessions are recorded and available in My LINC within 24 hours. Recordings can be viewed at any time and require no registration. To view past episodes, click here.