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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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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CA11: Prospective Cognos 11 or Cognos Analytics

Cognos 11 or Cognos Analytics, as it’s been renamed now, is IBM’s latest enterprise release for the Business Intelligence platform.  The first thing every prior Cognos user will see is the completely new web interface (see below). One of the main reasons for this new interface is to bring an “any-device” interface to the consumers. …

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QlikView: Nested If Statements

It is best practice to design QlikView apps (or any BI application for that matter) in a way that presents the information in a clear and concise manner, so that users can spend their time and energy on analysis rather than wondering what it is they are actually looking at. Here is an example. I…

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