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Purpose

The purpose of this page is to guide on how to use the Quick Sizer tool to calculate CPU, disk, memory and I/O resource for your SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform 4.0 (BI4.0) system.

Overview

The Quick Sizer calculates CPU, disk, memory and I/O resource categories based on throughput numbers, and the number of users working with the different SAP Business Suite components in a hardware and database independent format. The purpose of the tool is to give customers and prospects an idea about the size of the system necessary to run the proposed workload. This is especially useful for initial budget planning.

The Quick Sizer calculates CPU, disk, memory and I/O resource categories based on throughput numbers, and the number of users working with the different SAP Business Suite components in a hardware and database independent format. The purpose of the tool is to give customers and prospects an idea about the size of the system necessary to run the proposed workload. This is especially useful for initial budget planning.

Steps to launch Quick Sizer Tool

  1. Go to http://www.service.sap.com/quicksizer
  2. Click Start Quick Sizer. The Quick Sizer window will be displayed.

Steps to create a BI4.0 project

  1. Enter values in Customer no. and Project Name, then click [Create Project].
  2. On left side, under Tree of Elements. expand SAP BusinessObjects Portfolio > SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence, then click the lowest SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence.
  3. On the right side, click [Save] button to save your project first.
  4. Input the values in the right side table.
  5. After finishing the input, click [Calculate result] button on the top menu bar to run the calculation. The result will be displayed on the bottom-right of the page.
  6. You can change your project anytime by going back to the start page of Quick Sizer, entering your project name and clicking [Chang Project].

For an example BI4.0 project, enter "BO_BI_V26 F." in Project Name and click [Display Project].

Related Content

Related Documents

Quick Sizer documents and PPTs

Related Notes

SAP Knowledge Base Article 1702470  - How to use the Quick Sizer tool to calculate CPU, disk, memory and I/O resource for your BI4.0 environment

SAP Knowledge Base Article 1706654  - How do you obtain the information required by the SAP BI Platform 4.0 Quick Sizer tool?

SAP Knowledge Base Article 1570271  - How to find Sizing information for SAP Business Objects Products