SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Ratings & User Feedback

(64) 8.3 of 10

Software Profile & Review Summary

2016 Top Rated Business Intelligence Software BadgeLumira, originally called SAP Visual Intelligence and recently rebranded as SAP BusinessObjects Lumira, is SAP's data discovery and visualization product, which was first introduced in 2012. Lumira is integrated with SAP HANA and with the Business Objects Suite, but can also be used standalone. Nonetheless, most Lumira users are also users of other SAP applications.

SAP BusinessObjects Lumira is Top Rated in the mid-sized company and enterprise segments.

Company Status: Public
Customers: 300,000+ (entire company)
Employees: 770,000+ (entire company)
Location: Walldorf, Germany
Founded: 1972
Most compared to: Jaspersoft; SAP Business Objects; IBM Cognos
Best fit for: SAP BusinessObjects Lumira is an effective visualization and data exploration tool for business users if they are already in the SAP ecosystem. It is easy to use, good value for money and provides excellent ROI.

SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Customer Demographics*

SAP BusinessObjects Lumira customer demographics - company size
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Summary of SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Reviews

Source: (24) User reviews of SAP BusinessObjects Lumira on TrustRadius
SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Pros SAP BusinessObjects Lumira Cons
Very easy to create visualizations
  • The product is very easy to use, and has a well-designed user interface allowing business users with minimal technical expertise to create dashboards and visualizations.
Graphing/charting options are limited
  • Several reviewers mention that graphing options could be more extensive with more granular control over data presentation options.
Data integration
  • Integration of data from SAP applications, including HANA and Business Objects, and a broad range of non-SAP sources.
Not cross-platform
  • Some users mentioned the fact that it only runs on Windows, and that there is no Mac version as a limitation.
  • The product has strong geo-mapping capabilities that are easy to use.
  • Performance when processing large data sets is sometimes slow, as performance is dependent on local machine memory.
Data sharing
  • Very easy to share visualization across teams. Visualizations can also be shared via the Business Objects portal.

Aggregate User Ratings of SAP BusinessObjects Lumira on TrustRadius

SAP BusinessObjects Lumira aggregate ratings in 2016 Business Intelligence Buyer's Guide

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