Category: Art of BI

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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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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Not only does Oracle Visual Analyzer provide a “self-service” visual tool, where you have all your attributes and metrics on one side and just drag and drop them onto your work pane and create and view numerous visualizations instantly, (you can even select recommended visualizations to explore all the new ways Oracle recommends viewing your data!) but the best part, in my opinion, is the Data Mashup capability. The user is no longer tied down to the IT department and reliant on ETL development efforts in order to view their data.

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First off, you should always check the certification matrix Oracle provides prior to installing anything… 12.2.1.0.0 Certification Matrix … Once you verify the correct JDK needed for your install, use the url from the certification matrix to download it, IBM...

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Our engineers developed a straightforward script that we've open sourced which will allow other Oracle BI teams to remove this bit of complication from a trivial, albeit necessary, task.

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This post is about sharing with you one of the errors encountered during one of our students setting up our Data Integration through Oracle Data Integrator which led to another great lesson.

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