Category: Art of BI

This blog post explores the benefits of Data Visualization to enterprise management, including how DV is used, why it's important, and best practices.

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Should you commit your internal resources to the OBIEE 12c upgrade or hire it out? A new blog post from Datavail discusses the pros and cons or each approach.

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The new Oracle BI Cloud Service has a tool called "data mashup" that makes combining data as easy as drag-drop-done!

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Data Sync, an exciting new feature that comes with Oracle BICS, allows users to extract data from on-premises data sources and load them into BICS.

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A hotfix patch is usually a one‐off fix submitted per customer issue resolution or a minor release of BITeamwork that satisfies a known bug or issue. Sometimes that hotfix patch will simply require an update to the WAR file deployed...

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In this blog I have used the sample app v511 to demonstrate how straight forward it is to create a blank Web Catalog.

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you should always have your own development environment where you can test your implementation and Proof of Concepts on before the client development team has access to it. Our development team has initially installed the Sample App v511 for OBIEE 12C on their windows machines in order to implement all Proof of Concepts, including OBIEE 12C new features, to fulfill our client requirements.

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Users of BITeamwork can now rejoice! BITeamwork for Oracle BI 12c is now GA. This comes on the heels of now having dozens of OBIEE customers now using the Oracle BI BITeamwork collaboration tool for commenting on OBIEE Dashboards, annotating Oracle BI reports, and justifying their data from Hyperion or other data stores with commentary that can be exported, or published in to templates.

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This blog post consolidates the general information about the Oracle BI 12c Upgrade into 5 common areas where I have seen people get hung up.

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Just a quick reference for some of the ways to move files using the terminal window for Linux/Unix using the SCP cmd. For this example we will be moving files and directories from a Dev environment onto a TST environment

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