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XOVP for Fiori




XOVP is a plug and play dashboard app which enables us to create Overview Pages/Dashboards without writing any UI code. We do not need WebIDE to create OVPs. The XOVP admin app provides a simple view to create the dashboards.

Each dashboard can be assigned to different user groups through catalogs. And each card can be mapped to respective fields. You can choose from more than 13 card types and use them in your dashboard.


Navigation from XOVP to other Fiori Apps is much simpler than before. With simple configurations, we can enable the drill down to other Fiori Apps.


And built in i18n model enables us to support multinational users again without leaving the admin app.


Create your OData service as per your business need and create OVP dashboard with simple clicks.

The following table shows differences between standard OVP and XOVP.


OVP
XOVP
Requires WebIDE knowledge to build new Overview Pages.
No WebIDE skill required and new Overview Pages can be created directly in the XOVP Admin App.
Separate code base maintained for each overview page/dashboard app.
Single code base works for any number of overview pages /dashboard apps. This eventually reduces the overall maintenance cost.
i18n files needs to be extracted and language specific files should be created to support internationalisation.
Different languages texts can be maintained within the Admin app without developers help.
Supports a single service per dashboard.
We can use different service for each card within a single dashboard/overview page app.
Limited chart type support.
More than 20 types are supported.
Cannot extend the app.
Easy to extend and we can support custom chart types based on customer needs.
OData service has to be developed by backend team.
OData service has to be developed by backend team.
It takes few hours to days to complete a full dashboard / overview page.
With simple configurations, within few minutes we can configure a full dashboard / overview page.
Supports Global Filters
Supports Global Filters with multiple services as well.
Cross App Navigation supported from a card to other Fiori App.
Cross App Navigation supported from a card to other Fiori App.
No preview option available in design time.
Users can preview the charts from admin app with actual data set or sample data set.






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  1. Hi What is the minimum fiori version required to implement OVP?

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    1. Hi, UI5 library version >=1.32 is required for this.

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