Qlikview – Connecting to Essbase

Qlikview – Connecting to Essbase Qlik has an Essbase connector that can be downloaded at Qlik’s customer downloads website: http://us-d.demo.qlik.com/download Here are the steps to help you get qlikview connected to essbase. Open a new or existing QlikView app and select Edit Script... from the File menu. Select the Essbase (QvEssbaseConnector.exe) Connector from the drop-down…

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Hyperion Workspace 11.1.2.1 and Internet Explorer 11 Rendering Issues

Many have experienced issues using Internet Explorer 11 within the Hyperion Workspace in versions 11.1.2.1 and prior. When administrators encounter these issues, it can cause errors in design that may go unnoticed. Additionally the fix is usually to close all Internet Explorer windows and start over. Examples of these issues include, but are not limited…

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The End of the Time Scale Debate

By Brady Marr Senior Director, TM1 Practice eCapital Advisors For as long as I have been working in cube-based (OLAP) software, there has been a long running debate about whether to build your cube with a single continuous time dimension, or rather to separate into a Month dimension and a Year dimension. To describe the…

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QlikView: Custom Pop-up Labels

Let’s say I have a grouped chart with two expressions, Sales and Costs. I like the look of this chart, but there’s more information that can be provided to tell a better story, such as Margin and Margin %. So how can I add the additional information without altering the look of my chart? Custom…

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Predictive Planning: Web Form Integration and Seeding Data

In this post, I will introduce you to one of Oracle’s newest additions to the PBCS family, Predictive Planning Web Form integration. With the Predictive Planning functionality, users can run predictions for future values based on historical data. Users can visualize trends, see best case, worst case, and base predictions, and paste their predictions to…

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