Tag Archives: Oracle Endeca Information Discovery

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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Data Discovery and Business Intelligence: Are They The Same Thing?

August 6, 2014

Using a sports metaphor, business intelligence and data discovery are akin to blocking and tackling in the sport of American football . You need to be able to block and tackle well to stay in the game – these actions are the bare minimum requirements to not get blown away by your competition during the game. One team that blocked and…   Read More


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Discovering the Power of Data Discovery Using Oracle Endeca Information Discovery (OEID): U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Use Case

July 23, 2014

What resources are available to organizations that want to use traditional transactional reporting and analysis capabilities (traditionally know as business intelligence or BI solutions), as well as data discovery functionality (research of trends, hunches and intersections of events that fall outside of standard BI solution offerings)?  How can a non-technical business user act like a “ data scientist ” and navigate both structured…   Read More


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Recommendations for Oracle Developer Tools User Group (ODTUG) Kscope14: Business Analytics/Business Intelligence, Data Discovery (Endeca), and EPM (Hyperion)

June 16, 2014

Oracle Developer Tools User Group (ODTUG)’s annual Kscope14 conference is coming up soon, and you’re probably just now looking at the schedule and >250 opportunities to network and learn and saying, “How in the heck do I prioritize all of this great stuff?”  Since I’ve been in your shoes several times before, I wanted to provide my recommendations on the “must do”…   Read More


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So What is Endeca, Anyway?

August 7, 2013

If you’re anything like the normal person in the greater Oracle end user community, you may be wondering what exactly Endeca is. Is it a company? A faceted search technology? An unstructured data management product? A web commerce product? A business intelligence solution? The answer is yes to all of the above. This post is…   Read More


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