Tag: admin tool

In this post I am simply highlighting the differences between the Administration Tool's "Options...". When Oracle BI 11g first arrived on the scene I wrote a similar post providing a side-by-side comparison of OBIEE RPD icons between the versions. I'm glad I waited for the 11.1.1.6 release to conduct this "Options..." comparison as we now how the MDS XML tab as you'll see below.

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With the aim to provide a fabulous integration between Oracle BI/EPM, i.e.: OBIEE and Oracle Essbase / HFM , etc Oracle has made some wonderful strides.  OBIEE 11g is a testament to that integration’s roadmap.  This post is all about...

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The term patching is going to get used quite a bit with the new Oracle Business Intelligence 11g Suite that Oracle has established as a pivotal software release towards their Fusion Middleware brand and BI dominance. Specifically withing Oracle Business Intelligence 11g, the term patching will get to be ambiguous. First there is OPatch, which for those who are familiar with Oracle RDBMS, this has been around for some time. The other patching utilities are around the OBI Repository (RPD) and the web catalog. Yah, Finally!

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The Oracle BI 11g the Administration Tool is still available, of course but beware of your method in launching said application. In OBI 10g, one could quickly locate the admintool.exe file in the folder directory or make a shortcut from the programs menu and place it onto the desktop for quick reference. But, in OBI 11g this is not quite as easy.

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