Enhancing Existing Application by Adding a Relational Table as a Data Set in Oracle Endeca Information Discovery (OEID)

March 4, 2015

In my previous post  on OEID, we saw how to quickly create an Oracle Endeca Information Discovery (OEID) application from a relational table, and use it for data exploration. Now suppose that during this exploration we discovered some questions that the existing data could not answer. The beauty of OEID is that you can add data to the existing application to…   Read More


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A Quick Way to Explore Data from Relational Tables in Oracle Endeca Information Discovery (OEID)

March 4, 2015

Usually when I hear about loading data into an Oracle Endeca Information Discovery (OEID) application for exploration, it involves using the Integrator ETL component. While this is a powerful way of loading all sorts of data that is of varied types and from myriad sources, it is certainly not for everyone. With the addition of the Provisioning Service in OEID…   Read More


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Five Ways to Evolve Your Business Analytics Software Environment to Address the Big Data Revolution

February 17, 2015

If you’re reading this blog post, you’re probably tired of wandering into meetings where your colleagues debate the proper definition of “important” terms such as enterprise performance management (EPM) , business intelligence (BI) , business analytics , master data management (MDM) , data scientist …and, my favorite, big data .  While confusion reigns in your working group about what these terms mean, you’re undoubtedly also experiencing requests for different kinds of analysis…   Read More


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How to Install Oracle EPM (Hyperion): Installing FDMEE (Bonus Post of Four-Part Series)

February 11, 2015

To say that I am a big fan of Oracle Hyperion Financial Data Management Enterprise Edition (FDMEE) would be an understatement. After a couple of blog posts and multiple implementations, I’ve become mildly obsessed. I want to teach you how to use the product because FDMEE is the go-forward application for on premise Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) solutions data management, as well as the data management option…   Read More


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Oracle EPM (Hyperion) Version 11.1.2.4 Launch: Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) Profile Editor

February 10, 2015

Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) was re-launched as a multi-platform product in the recent Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) Version 11.1.2.4 release.  One of the long-awaited enhancements in this release is the creation of application profiles. Application profiles define the core characteristics of an HFM application, such as the languages and calendar it uses, as well as custom dimensions (since Version 11.1.2.3). However, until 11.1.2.4, application profiles…   Read More


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Oracle EPM (Hyperion) Version 11.1.2.4 Launch: Interface Enhancements

February 9, 2015

As you may have heard, Oracle just released Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) Version 11.1.2.4 . You may say, “Big deal, don’t they come out with a new release at least every year?” Actually, this happens to be the first new major release in two calendar years. In calendar year 2014, we saw the release of Patch Set Update (PSU) 500 for…   Read More


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How to Install Oracle EPM (Hyperion): Patching Oracle EPM (Part 4 of Four-Part Series)

February 4, 2015

Welcome to Part 4 of a four-part series detailing the installation, configuration, and patching process for a basic Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) 11.1.2.3 environment containing both Oracle Essbase and Hyperion Planning . The four blog posts related to this subject include: Part 1.  Covers the download and assembly of the installation folder, as well as the creation of required product schemas. Part 2.  Reviews…   Read More


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How to Install Oracle EPM (Hyperion): Configuring Oracle EPM (Part 3 of Four-Part Series)

February 4, 2015

Welcome to Part 3 of a four-part series detailing the installation, configuration, and patching process for a basic Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) environment containing both Oracle Essbase and Oracle Hyperion Planning . The four blog posts related to this subject include: Part 1.  Covers the download and assembly of the installation folder, as well as the creation of required product schemas. Part 2.  Reviews…   Read More


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How to Install Oracle EPM (Hyperion): Installing Oracle EPM (Part 2 of Four-Part Series)

February 4, 2015

Welcome to Part 2 of a four-part series detailing the installation, configuration, and patching process for a basic Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) environment containing both Oracle Essbase and Oracle Hyperion Planning . The four blog posts related to this subject include: Part 1.  Covers the download and assembly of the installation folder, as well as the creation of required product schemas. Part 2.  Reviews the…   Read More


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How to Install Oracle EPM (Hyperion): Preparing for an Install (Part 1 of Four-Part Series)

February 4, 2015

Welcome to Part 1 of a four-part series on a basic install of Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM or Hyperion) 11.1.2.3 ! This series covers the installation of Oracle Essbase and Oracle Hyperion Planning on a single Windows Server 2008 R2 machine. The goal is to (hopefully!) help you to stand up your own local install for development and learning purposes, with minimal fuss. Unlike the standard and…   Read More


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