The next version of SAP Business Objects BI 4.2 SP4 Release date is scheduled for mid 2017.
This version is expected to offer a number of innovations to users and the key focus of this release is around
- Enterprise – scalability, multiple users
- Smart pillar – not just look at preformatted reports, integrating with simple predictive capabilities
- Big data – HANA Vora
- Cloud – investing in “all in data” in the cloud
SAP BO BI Web Intelligence will receive an alternative viewing interface in 4.2 SP4. The interface is HTML 5 based and will be optimized for use with touchscreen, tables and even large display smartphones – this will enable SAP BO for the growing trend towards Mobile BI Tools.