Tag Archives: Oracle Hyperion

Oracle Hyperion Right-Click Business Rule Security

April 28, 2015

If you are a user of right-click menus in Oracle EPM (Hyperion) , they most likely are primarily used for business rules. They’re excellent for allowing users to leverage the form layout in determining how a business rule should be selectively run. However, there is a bit of a disconnect between the use of menus and how data…   Read More


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How to Automate Oracle EPM (Hyperion) Administration

April 24, 2015

Lights-out automation is often times a top priority during a large implementation of Oracle EPM (Hyperion) , and it’s easy to see why. The primary reasons for implementing a new solution are to cut redundancy times and allow for more data investigation. One of the most obvious ways to accomplish the former reason is to create automated data…   Read More


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Strategic versus Operational Planning: Tale of a Tug-of-War

March 27, 2015

Have you ever been in a situation where your CFO asks you to tweak a few assumptions on your operational forecasts and wonders why it takes many hours or even a few days to review an updated operational forecast? Or asks you to convert the operational forecast just by rolling up numbers at a parent…   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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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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Overcoming Memory (Usage) Issues with Oracle Smart View Add-In for Microsoft Office

January 8, 2015

We recently came across a whitepaper from Oracle that shines light on the fact that some of its clients have been seeing some performance issues while using the Oracle Smart View for Microsoft Office Add-in. This add-in is very popular among our clients (long gone are the days of its problematic integration with Microsoft Excel with lengthy opening times and workbook crashes;…   Read More


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Strategic versus Operational Planning: Tale of a Tug-of-War

December 23, 2014

Have you ever been in a situation where your CFO asks you to tweak a few assumptions on your operational forecasts and wonders why it takes many hours or even a few days to review an updated operational forecast? Or asks you to convert the operational forecast just by rolling up numbers at a parent…   Read More


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